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Pasticceria Armando e Marcella

Via San Giovanni 88, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
+39 0577 941051
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible18%
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“pastry” (7 reviews)
“sandwiches” (8 reviews)
“cannoli” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Cafe
££ - £££
Via San Giovanni 88, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
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1 - 10 of 67 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I went in because it was very cold outside, the minute we walked in and saw the pastries, cakes, chocolate etc. we fell in love. We had hot chocolate and canoli, which were delicious and were exactly what we needed, the servers...More

Thank Shiri B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I’ve been coming here almost every year for about 10 years. Thank you, Marcella and everyone, for your great treats, your friendly and helpful service. I will definitely be back, Eva Solis

Thank evelunamft
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Long time lover of Italian pastry. Think North End in Boston or Little Italy in NYC. In this pasticceria you will find every Italian pastry you've ever enjoyed and more. Fresh and succulent. In addition you'll find delicious cannoli filled with sweet and creamy ricotta...More

Thank Serviceprof
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We didn’t sit in, so I cannot comment on the cafe itself, but the quality of the biscotti was tremendous. The ricciarelli are the best. Not the cheapest but you get what you pay for and the quality warranted the higher prices.

Thank Magellans_Apprentice
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Our family found this family run place and ate the best pastries ever - two types of cannoli, fantastic ricciarelli (almond biscuits), shortbread biscuits dipped in chocolate and quadratini that are just amazing. Not a tourist trap

Thank John W
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Popped in on the way back down the hill in San Gimignano. Wonderful,display of fresh pastries and biscuits, typically Italian. Had a lovely hot chocolate and coffee with a cream horn and an almond pastry. Very reasonable prices here.

Thank Spacker1953
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Marcella works hard. Very hard. This is a very busy place (tourist mecca!) and she runs it efficiently which some namby-pambies on TA might find off putting, but go someplace else I say! She's full of character, she's loud, but more importantly she's very friendly...More

Thank GeeC5
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Our dear San Gimignano familia! Almost 20 years ago Macella helped us, while not speaking much English, she made certain we had everything phenomenal from their cafe! We visit occasionally and she always remembers us, and now with her English so good, we have become...More

1  Thank DKool
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We had 3 pastries with marzipan, which were excellent and two cappuccinos, all for 7.5 euros. Highly recommended.

1  Thank AssfC
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Very good quality of products and Marcella is very kind! High recommended. Prices are reasonable. A very clean place to stay and enjoy food and pastry.

Thank maria p
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Questions & Answers
14 September 2017|
Response from DKool | Reviewed this property |
I believe they do ship You might have to call them, and their son and daughter-in-law speak great English.
Marlene A
16 July 2017|
Response from Gianni C | Property representative |
Please contact us by phone Thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Giovanni 88, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  San Gimignano
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 941051
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