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All 109 San Gimignano Restaurants

Le Vecchie Mura

via Piandornella, 15, San Gimignano, Italy
0577 940270
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Ranked #17 of 109 Restaurants in San Gimignano
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

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Utica, New York
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266 reviews 266 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We visited San Gimignano twice because my nephew and niece insisted that we return to this restaurant!!! The view alone is worth the return… exceptional panoramic views, excellent service, excellent foods. The breads were wonderful as were all the pasta dishes. Recommend the local specialties, including the wild boar. Follow the signs from Centro and eventually you'll find it… better... More 

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Struer, Denmark
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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The location is perfect with a fantasic panoramic view over the area. The food an wine is good an very classic italia. The price is okay with that view. The staff is friendly, but the service is slow. We think it is because of the many gusts and a kitchen, that can not keep up. But if you have the... More 

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Austin, Texas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Le Vecchie Mura was chosen because of it's gluten free options. They offered homemade gf bread, pizzas and pasta. My gf pasta did not disappoint. My son also got the local specialty..wild boar. It was not gamey, and also surprisingly very tasty and extraordinarily tender. This was one of my son's top meals the two weeks he was in Italy.... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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105 reviews 105 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Based on reviews in trip advisor we made a reservation to sit on the terrace for dinner and were glad we did. We arrived just before sunset and enjoyed the view. The food was good but for some reason our waitress seemed annoyed all evening and was not very pleasant. Despite that we still enjoyed the pasta dishes.

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Isle of Man
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58 reviews 58 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Came across this restaurant when we were walking around the back streets. Beautiful terrace over looking the countryside, we arrived early and had no trouble getting a table at the front of the terrace, however half an hour later there were no free tables! We ordered the bruschetta which was the best, as were the pasta dishes we tried. Local... More 

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Lower Austria
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Very good food, excellent local wines, attentive service and an amazing view from the terrace. Modern, attractive interiors. We were impressed that they also serve gluten-free pasta. WiFi Internet access that forces you to Facebook-like Le Vecchie Mura (but I would have the liked the place anyway). Recommended!

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Albany, New York
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Based on a recommendation from our Agriturismo operator, we dined here twice during our one week stay. Excellent both times. Even if the food wasn't good we would have liked it since we were outside on the terrace with the million dollar view! We came here on our first night here and closed out our stay with another visit. We... More 

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133 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We were not disappointed with this restaurant. We had to wait 30' for a terrace table but were then offered several. The view was beautiful across the countryside and on a warm evening it was lovely. The service was friendly and helpful and the food excellent.

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Bottmingen, Switzerland
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9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We asked both the lady at hour hotel and a women in a shop what their preferred restaurant in San Gimignano was. Both recommended La Vecchie Mura .. situated a bit away from "the main street". We walked in and were seated at their terrace and had a beautiful view of the valley. The food was very good and I/we... More 

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London, UK
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We stumbled across this restaurant, after not being able to find anywhere we wanted to eat in the centre of town. It turned out to be a great find. We didn't have a reservation so we were seated in the garden until a table became free and only had to wait about 10 minutes. We ate outside and the ambience... More 

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Address: via Piandornella, 15, San Gimignano, Italy
Phone Number: 0577 940270
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  San Gimignano
Cuisine: Italian

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