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La Vecchia Nicchia - Renascimentho

Via San Martino 12, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
+39 0577 940803
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good42%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (4 reviews)
“bruschetta” (5 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
$$ - $$$
Via San Martino 12, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
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11 - 16 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 18 June 2015

Dived in from the rain for a late lunch. Serves wine and local food - hams, cheeses, bruschetta etc - and is clearly a wine bar to a restaurant ( so pizza and pasta not to be expected as was made clear.....). Varied antepasti plate...More

Thank sfc46
Reviewed 3 May 2015 via mobile

I don't really understand sometimes why TA fails completely- we found the place basing on TA reviews. It was so disappointing: only cold apetizers, lasagne was the worst I have ever seen - meat sous only on top and only bechamel between the pasta, bruschettas...More

5  Thank JacekBJ
Reviewed 30 December 2014 via mobile

We got in in the middle of the afternoon and wanted a quick lunch. The owner was kind and we ate something typical, good, fast, and at a reasonable price - especially considering that it's in a touristy place. Approved!

Thank Cappuccia
Reviewed 9 November 2014

A good place for a platter and wine, the owner friendly and ready to accommodate requests.. Totally worth a visit.

Thank Yanika B
Reviewed 8 May 2013

Me and my boyfriend decided to go there just to have a quick "aperitif" (aperitivo) as we had already decided to have our dinner somewhere else. We ordered a "Tagliere di affettati" (cutting board with a mix of different hams and salami) a 2 glasses...More

3  Thank laurasuper79
Reviewed 1 March 2013

I leave nearby to San Gimignano, which means (oddly enough) that I don't go there very often. Plus, what restaurants usually offer doesn't really sound exciting to me. That's the reason why I'had been to La Vecchia Nicchia quite often before I moved to London....More

3  Thank Gaber_86
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 23
Italian, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Martino 12, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  San Gimignano
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 940803
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