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Le Terrazze

Piazza Della Cisterna 23 | Hotel la Cisterna, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
+39 0577 940328
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“wild boar” (7 reviews)
“pasta” (10 reviews)
“salads” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Piazza Della Cisterna 23 | Hotel la Cisterna, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We reserved a table through trip advisor and we're glad we did. The view across the Tuscan countryside from the restaurant is spectacular. The service was very good and the menu offered a good choice of traditional Italian dishes. The pizzas were particularly good. They...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we have been there for lunch, great location and view, the food was fantastic, a magic trip inside the tuscan cuisine, a special thanks to Lorenzo, for the wine suggestion,

Thank pippo187791
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having witnessed poor service at several of the restaurants around Piazza Della Cisterna we were happy to be welcomed into le Terrazze and offered a table that was just being vacated. The food is the usual, salads, pasta etc. The pasta with pesto was very...More

Thank arborfieldman
Cristiana58, Proprietario at Le Terrazze, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear arborfieldman, thank you so much for the nice review. We are very happy about your review. At lunch we offer a quick menu choises but at dinner we have la grand carte. In both services we have Tuscany starter with cold cuts and bruschette,...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

I think some of the reviews look a bit harsh. We found the food of a good standard and the service friendly and reasonably quick. Rather than sit in the hot crowded piazza would recommend going upstairs for great views over the countryside and a...More

Thank JohnColl1
Cristiana58, Proprietario at Le Terrazze, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear JohnColl1, thank you very much for your nice comment and the good score. We are glad to know you enjoyed the food, the service and the location. As you mentioned we serve at the outside table on the ground floor and at the inside...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Not a gastronomic place, for sure. Most of us had pizza, which were ok. Big enough to share. The location is the asset, since it's in one of the main squares.

Thank JMA1971
Cristiana58, Proprietario at Le Terrazze, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Dear JMA1971, we are happy to knopw you enjoyed our home made pizza and the location. Kind regards

Reviewed 29 June 2017

We were early at La Terrazze for dinner. Lovelly location up some stairs, and we were placed by an open window that looked out on the hills of Tuscany. We started with salads, very tasty, and then one of my friends had the Gnocchetti, which...More

Thank india1939
Cristiana58, Proprietario at Le Terrazze, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Dear india1939, thank you very much for the great review..nobody untill now called our Restaurant a treasure. We are very proud of it!!! MILLE GARZIEEEE!!! We are happy to know you enjoyed our food, the wine and the panoramic view. We hope to welcome you...More

Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Service is very slow, prices are too high compairing to quantity of food. We did not get what we asked for so we had to send the food back. Do not waste your time and money here. The waitress should change her manner. The wine...More

Thank Andrea T
Cristiana58, Proprietario at Le Terrazze, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Dear Andrea T, we are very sorry if thare was a misunderstood with our waitress. We remember you and what was happened and as I told you before we are very sorry if the waitress seemed not so friendly with you but it was just...More

Reviewed 18 May 2017

I know in Europe- service is a little slow. But we have been here before and the service has gone down. The food is good- the wine is good- but they need to add a server or two. The one waitress was very busy serving...More

Thank outoftown60
Cristiana58, Proprietario at Le Terrazze, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Dear outoftown60, we are very happy to know you enjoyed the food and the wine and I imagine of course also the panoramic view! Sorry if the service was not at the top this time but one of the waitress had a problem and so...More

Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Don't bother. Small portions for the price and still hungry there after. Great for watching loads of tourists trying to have an authentic experience TOGETHER.More

Thank DesireEmpire
Cristiana58, Proprietario at Le Terrazze, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Daer DesireEmpire, we are sorry if our portion were not up to your expectations but we are happy that you enjoyed our location. We hope to welcome you again and nex time please ask for an "ABBONDANTE" portion, it will be a pleasure to satisfy...More

Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

All kinds of mains for a group lunch, very good size portions. Good pizzas, pasta and lovely salads. Great location to sit out in the square and enjoy the setting.More

Thank TimR1991
Cristiana58, Proprietario at Le Terrazze, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

Dear TimR1991, thank you very much for the lovely review and the great score! We are very happy you enjoyed our Restaurant for your quick lunch. In fact we have a reach menu for quick lunch and for dinner we serve à la carte and...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Della Cisterna 23 | Hotel la Cisterna, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  San Gimignano
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 940328
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Description
Le Terrazze Restaurant is located on the first floor of La Cisterna Hotel, both runned by the same family since 1918, are a symbol of hospitality in San Gimignano and welcomes tourist from all over the world. The Restaurant offers two large Terracotta paved Terraces covered and surrounded by glass windows overlooking the remarkable Tuscan landscape. All area is served by Wi-Fi connection and air conditioning. From April to October we serve also in the outdoor tables in the Cisterna square. Typical Tuscan kitchen with home made pasta, grilled meat and truffle. Gluten free, vegetarian and kids menu.
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