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L'Officina del cacio - CLOSED

Via Niccolo' Cannicci 4/F, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
+39 348 551 2406
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
20 Apr 2015
26 Dec 2013
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Via Niccolo' Cannicci 4/F, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
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1 - 10 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 20 April 2015

After a long journey traveling to San Gimignano for our 3 day stay, we came across this restaurant on our way to our B&B. we received a wonderful welcome from Frederico and although it was early evening and not quite open Frederico went out of...More

Thank Hibbsy2013
Reviewed 26 December 2013

The restaurant name (The Cacio Workshop) was intriguing, and the reviews were positive- so we tried it, and we could not agree more with those who have found a meal here a memorable experience. The ambiance is very tasteful, with an art exhibition changing every...More

2  Thank Paolo R
Reviewed 28 August 2013

I feel sorry for the other reviewers who did not enjoyed their experience at the restaurant as much as I did. We were in San Gimignano for two nights and we ate here both nights. We wanted to stay away from the touristy restaurants inside...More

2  Thank Brett91
Reviewed 4 May 2013

This place is fantastic. the food is traditional Italian with a modern twist. It is situated just outside the city walls and well worth seeking out. The service was charming and perfect and the food delightful. The restaurant also display a range of art to...More

1  Thank MRD105
Reviewed 21 February 2013

It is tucked away, out of the walls of the ancient city inside a regular neighberhood, but the atmosphere is intimate and very charming. . it is a slow dining experience, with a few courses, and we decided that the owner will decide for us...More

1  Thank azulayit
Reviewed 30 November 2012

A delicious restaurant, out of the walls of S.Gimignano. In a lounge-like environment, you can taste tipycal food from the Tuscany tradition (pecorino cheese above all), but with a twist of special and personal touch. Homemade bread, pasta and cakes; wide range of wines for...More

Thank LaraZPiton
Reviewed 8 November 2012

We spotted the place when doing laundry - at the laundramat down the hill from the restaurant. The lady who runs the place is a delight! Our appetizers/wine/ beer/ bread/ desserts were all exceptional. The breads are in-house creations. The mains were a disappointment. Our...More

Thank blacmikOttawa_Canada
Reviewed 15 September 2012

We have visited this restaurant by the reviews read on tripadvisor and were really disappointed.. It is actually the first disappointment on the Italian cuisine during our holidays (and I hope the last) :) When the menus were presented, the waitress explained that some dishes...More

Thank bambajoja
Reviewed 2 September 2012

We had the best meal of our two-week trip to Italy here. The food is delicious -- creative but traditional -- and the service is excellent.

Thank 32David
Reviewed 28 July 2012

My husband and I visited this new and unique restaurant during our recent > stay in Tuscany. It is located a short pleasant walk off from the main > tourist street of this very popular tourist hilltop town. > > The intimate dining room feels...More

3  Thank jdennist
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$22 - US$25
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Niccolo' Cannicci 4/F, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  San Gimignano
  • Phone Number: +39 348 551 2406
Newly opened small restaurant in San Gimignano offering delicate house-made traditional Tuscany dishes. Lovely atmosphere, splendid service!Our menu is made according to seasonal fresh products, coming from local producers and farmers. Every day we're going to the market and look for the best vegetables and fruits.
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