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Il Trovatore

Viale Dei Fossi, 17, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
+39 0577 942240
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (52 reviews)
“pizza” (151 reviews)
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Grill, Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Viale Dei Fossi, 17, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
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1 - 10 of 351 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After a long day traveling in Tuscany this was the perfect spot! Easy to reach (parked directly at the entrance) the food was awesome and service very good. I had pizza (very very good) and my wife pasta. We were both happy with our choices....More

Thank Dennis B
Reviewed 4 days ago

More than just a pizzeria. The typical tuscan beef beef is grilled on the open fire. The wines are great. If you are not familiar with the regional wines, ask for a recommendation. Really top wines for a very reasonable price. At least a few...More

Thank kai9999927
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stumbled onto this restaurant by accident. We were lucky to get a table without reservations, there soon was a queue at the door! Yes the terras is near the main road but it's not that bad really. Service was friendly and correct, and considering a...More

Thank Meenanco
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a pity! Expected a lot given good reviews but was very disappointed. Food was ok but we had to wait 70 minutes for main courses. They had problems with electricity that day but at end I spoke to head waiter who was extremely rude...More

1  Thank Phil H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived late in San Gimigniano and had difficulty finding a place to eat. With no prior knowledge of where to go we came across Il Trovatore. After a 20 minute wait (understandable, we had no booking and turned up at 10pm), they gave us...More

Thank nudiecrudi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for dinner after reading the reviews on here. Not disappointed. Lovely fresh, hot pizza with lots of options for toppings. We also had pasta which again was delicious, fresh and full of flavour. Staff really friendly and welcoming. Also very good value. Would...More

Thank Ashling30
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here several times over the last couple of years, never disappointed. My wife loves the fantastic pizza but I come here for the meat! One of the best bistecca à la Fiorentina that you can find. Once you are finished, they put...More

Thank GDCOpwijk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food, good service, but very busy. The staff ran around like crazy trying to please everyone, while a lot of people where waiting for their table. I guess that says how popular it is. We had to wait a while before the food came....More

Thank Magert
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The pizzas we ate were gorgeous, and served very quickly. The waiters there are extremely efficient - the restaurant is very busy and they manage to attend to every table, in a nice way. They take all the time needed whentbey deal with customers. We...More

Thank Johndoeuf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a really great restaurant if you like pizza, however they also do extremely good home made pasta and sweets. Wine and drinks at reasonable prices makes for a very enjoyable night. Would recommend to anyone

Thank Deano1957
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22 February 2017|
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Response from JSC882 | Reviewed this property |
If you ask the Trovatore they will surely respond you either by e-mail or by message...I cannot recall if gluten free meal was in their menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 58
Drinks, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Television
Good for
Groups, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
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19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Dei Fossi, 17, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  San Gimignano
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 942240
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