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Caffe delle Erbe

Piazza delle Erbe, 53037 Castel San Gimignano, San Gimignano, Italy
+39 0577 940478
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good41%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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“salad” (4 reviews)
“light lunch” (4 reviews)
“perfect lunch” (2 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Bar, Italian, Cafe, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Piazza delle Erbe, 53037 Castel San Gimignano, San Gimignano, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

During our short visit we ate lunch here and it was very delicious. We had the cold plate, a mixed salad and some bruscette which all where prepared freshly. The staff was very friendly and we got our food pretty fast. BTW: About all the...More

Thank Kirk_Hammett
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a light lunch with salad and cold cuts at this nice café which is very well located just a little bit outside the massive tourist streams. The food was fresh, local, simple and just very delicious. The staff and the whole atmosphere were...More

Thank jx81
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We had some snacks and good vernaccia di San Gimignano. Great location, staff very friendly, touristic but authentic spot!

Thank opocaj11
Reviewed 16 July 2017

San Gimignano is not to be missed; it is the epitome of Italian hill top towns retaining much of its medieval character. Expect to be one of many tourists enjoying the shopping arcades, the best tasting gelato and casual meals in the piazzas. Caffe della...More

Thank 602Tony
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Pizza was from the fridge - it was awful plastic thing. And we payed for this such price like for a real pizza. It was the worst lunch in Italy I have ever had. Don't go there!More

Thank Zbigniew Ć
roberta p, Direttore at Caffe delle Erbe, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017
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La prossima volta vada in pizzeria non in un caffè perché la nostra pizza è congelata ma non di plastica...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Brilliant location on a medieval square so lots to watch and take in whilst enjoying great service and amazing food. My friend and I had a salad and mixed cold meat plates which were extremely tasty and beautifully prepared. Would recommend.

Thank RedzerH
roberta p, Direttore at Caffe delle Erbe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017
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Reviewed 11 November 2016

Great location, just off the main square but with fabulous views of the towers. Great people watching location if that appeals. Good menu. My husband had a Gorgonzola and fig panini which he loved and I had mixed bruschetta which were really great and Coffee...More

1  Thank mairi4416
roberta p, Direttore at Caffe delle Erbe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Quiet location to stop for a drink and light lunch. We only had wine and pizza, but it was just what was needed. Reasonable prices, reasonable quality and courteous service. There was no pressure to buy anything else and we sat and finished the wine...More

Thank trainback
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We visited San Gimignano for a day trip and decided on Caffe delle Erbe for lunch. We were a group of 10 and the managed to put two tables together for us. The food was very nice, not spectacular but not bad tourist fare either....More

Thank AlexanderNor
Reviewed 20 September 2016

San Gimignano is not known for low, or even fair prices in all types of establishment. However, for a centrally placed restaurant this Caffe delle Erbe is a pleasant surprise. The menu is sensible, not cheap but daily priced. We both had pasta - ravioli...More

Thank 129R
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$18 - US$24
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza delle Erbe, 53037 Castel San Gimignano, San Gimignano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  San Gimignano  >  Castel San Gimignano
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 940478
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