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Il Trovatore

Viale Dei Fossi, 17, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
+39 0577 942240
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (63 reviews)
“pizza” (181 reviews)
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Grill, Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Viale Dei Fossi, 17, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
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Reviewed November 1, 2018

We visited here for dinner last Easter. We went there for the first Steak Florentine on this trip. It was amazing, large and full of flavour. I could include a picture, but it would look like all the other ones. You do have to accept...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank irnbark
Reviewed October 29, 2018

I recently had the pleasure of going to this fine pizza place located just outside the walls of San Gimignano. The owner is dedicated to the fine tradition of making great pizza. And there were no disappointments in our large group. All of the pizzas...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lonny B
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

Had reservations at 7:30 . After going down the list on Trip Advisor we decided a small meal . Pizza? We found the restaurant just outside the walled town. When we arrived the first thing out of the waiters mouth. No pizza tonight. What a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Expedition763362
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Came here to get the traditional Florentine steak, and wow it was amazing! one of the top steaks i have ever eaten. Very well cooked with amazing flavours from their dry aging process. Also ordered a Pizza with it which was amazing, and probably a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 258kendallm
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Very good welcoming staff. Waiters are able to advise customers which is not common anymore in this industry. The cuisine was authentic and very tasty. Ingredients of high quality ( Beef, fresh pasta, zucchini, safran). Not always easy to park next to the restaurant.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jeffpK9557YF
Reviewed September 25, 2018

Due to high volume of diners we were placed in the upstairs dining room all by ourselves, which couldn’t have worked out better since we have a rambunctious 2 and 5 year old. The pizza crust were great, crusty outside with a chewy center and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SHFT54
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Had a few meals here whilst in San Gimignano mostly pizzas but we did splash out on Bistecca Fiorentina one night. All the food is good quality & a pizza & a carafe of house red is amazing value. The staff are friendly & helpful....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Cath K
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed this restaurant, so much so that we went twice during our 4 night stay in San Gmignano. On our first visit we had the steaks. Second time - wood-fired pizzas. My husband loved his Calzone. We also saw another family who had visited...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank HelenEHam
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful meal of 2 pastas, caprese salad, spinach side and 2 deserts. All were excellent, especially the pasta. Service was very friendly - when we asked if we could move to a table out of the wind, we were immediately accommodated. We...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank l0nd0ngal3
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Stopped for an evening meal tonight, quite early so hadn't booked. Gets busy later on so might want to book. My wife ha a great pork dish. Prepared really well, I opted for one of the many pizza options. Very crisp base excellent pizza. Great...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank graham c
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August 22, 2018|
Response from I7080BRallisonm | Reviewed this property |
We called about an hour before heading to the restaurant to book a table for two - I’d suggest calling a day or two in advance. They had some larger tables upstairs that could accommodate a party of 7
February 21, 2017|
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Response from Alice V | Property representative |
Gluten-free pasta is available
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $55
Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Dei Fossi, 17, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  San Gimignano
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 942240
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