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Caffetteria Gelateria dell'Olmo

Piazza della Cisterna 34, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
+39 0577 940337
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“gelateria” (32 reviews)
“ice cream” (51 reviews)
“gelato” (66 reviews)
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Italian, Cafe
Piazza della Cisterna 34, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
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1 - 10 of 156 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Tried to order some gelato during Ferie Delle Messi local annual festival. I cannot describe the frustration I felt, not talking about long wait, which could be taken into account considering festival, but it is how the stuff works which is unforgivable. There is no...More

Thank Evgenyr1981
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous ice cream. No idea why the queue is so big 20 metres away, this is the best. Miss the queue, you won't be disappointed.

Thank MDale
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On the terrace, in the corner, we had some shade. We ordered a very nice caffe freddo and some cantucci cookies. Nice drink and not to expensive. You can watch people passing by (busses and busses full are dropped here).

Thank Philippe D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

One of the many restaurants in the centre square of town so you get to sit outside and watch all the people.....shared a half litre of red wine....ordered the saffron and speck risotto, which was creamy, perfectly cooked and seasoned, and very delicious. Also shared...More

Thank Nopicop
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We assume that restaurants in the prime tourist areas will be expensive but this one was not. A large delicious sandwich on a big crusty bun, with lots of meat, was Euro 5, excellent value. Granted a Moretti beer was the same price and that...More

Thank Peter_K_B_Toronto
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent ice cream. Very good price. Very friendly service. Highly recommended. An extensive choice of flavours.

Thank Jone P
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

This gelato store has unofficially crowned itself the worlds best gelato. Note that the offical best is just a few steps away. If you're not one for titles and queues , then this is the stop for you. Plenty of choice, good service and TASTY!...More

Thank marisa_kmc
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Located on the first corner of the main square of San Gimignano. Not a huge selection of flavours, but in this case, quality over quantity. Chocolate, Mango and Kinder Egg flavour were a real hit with my children. This place was recommended by a family...More

Thank rick_carnall
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We loved the ice cream here. It is a bit crowded so we did not sit down, but that doesn't reduce the experience of having the best ice cream. Would definitely go again!!

Thank Natalie B
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Portions were large, but of the four flavors we tried, none were very good. The strawberry in particular was simply inedible. We threw it away after a couple scoops. Good gelato does not make you thirsty, but all of us felt parched after this disaster....More

Thank MindStorm00
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Does anyone know what flavor(s) make up the terra di Siena?
28 September 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Accepts Discover
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Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza della Cisterna 34, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  San Gimignano
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 940337
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