Ristorante Pizzeria Beppone (Via delle Romite 13; tel. 0577 943135, Fax: 0577 980548; www.beppone.net) Innovative versions of typical Tuscan dishes.
Trattoria Chiribiri (Piazza della Madonna 1; tel. 0577 941948) specials: gnocchi di patate in salsa rossa, lassagnette al cinghiale and antipasto toscano.
Ristorante da Graciano (Via G. Matteotti 39a, tel. 0577 940101, fax 0577 940655) Restaurant off the historic nucleus dishes out Tuscan cuisine with a focus on fish. Terrace for outdoor banquets and rooms to rent.
Relais Cappuccina (Loc. La Cappuccina, 46a; tel. 0577 940381, Fax 0577 942031; www.lacappuccina.com) Modern and ancient styles blend into a beautiful Liberty style hotel set on a hill with views of San Gimignano and Val d’Elsa from the restaurant serving local dishes and the best Tuscan and Italian wine labels. Wellness centre.
Restaurant Da Nisio (Loc. Sovestro 32, tel. 0577 941029, email@example.com; closed lunch, open upon request for 10 people, closed Tue) Restaurant located one kilometre from San Gimignano with views of the Abbey of Monte Uliveto.
Ristorante Da Pode (Loc. Sovestro; tel. 0577 943153, Fax 0577 943089; www.dapode.com) Tuscan cuisine served in the dining room or outdoors in the terrace.
Restaurant Dorandò (Vicolo dell'Oro 2, tel./ fax 0577 941862, http://www.risorantedorando.it; open Easter to October, 12.30- 2:30 pm and 7.30-9:30 pm; closed Mon; ; up to 35 guests) Passion of foodies located in the cuore of San Gimignano in a 14th century building serving Tuscan cuisine and light dishes with fresh seasonal products and DOC and DOCG wines and smaller labels.
Ristorante Dulcisinfundo (Vicolo degli Innocenti 21 ; tel./Fax 0577 941919;
firstname.lastname@example.org, closed Wed) Genuine Tuscan recipes prepared with seasonal products and served in restored granaries with enchanting views. Vegetables, aromatic herbs, pure saffron from the owners’ farm are used for preparation.Suggested by Michelin Voyager Pratique Guide, Adac Reisemagazin, Sunday Herald.
Ristorante il Castello (Via del Castello 20; tel. /fax 0577 940878, www.enotecailcastello.it) Recipes following the tradition of home Tuscan cuisine. Served with about 200 different labels to select from.
Restaurant La Mandragola (Via Berignano 58; tel. 0577 940377 / 0577 942110) Restaurant specializing in Tuscan cuisine particularly prepared with mushroom and truffles. Views from the terrace.
Restaurant La Mangiatoia (Via Mainardi 5; tel. 0577 941528, Fax 0577 940191) Pappardelle al cinghiale, ribollita, cinghiale con le noci, anatra al tartufo in the historic nucleus of San Gimignano.
Restaurant La Stella ( Via San Matteo 77; tel. 0577 940829, tel. and fax 0577 940444; closed on Wed ) Restaurant focusing on Tuscan delights such as ribollita, mushrooms, truffles and cinghiale alla cacciatora in the cuore of town “hosted” by the Vernaccia and other Tuscan wines.
Albergo Latini Ristorante (Via Dei Platani 1 Loc. La Steccaia; tel. 0577 945019, Fax. 0577 945022, email@example.com ) Tuscan cuisine.
Restaurant Leonetto (Località Pancole , tel. 0577 955072, Fax 0577 955126 ) Highly reputed restaurant serving international dishes and Tuscan specialities.
Restaurant Le Terrazza (Piazza della Cisterna ; tel. 0577 940328, Fax 0577 942080)
Tuscan cuisine in a precious setting with views of Val d’Elsa.
Ristorante Le Vecchie Mura (Via Piandornella 15; tel. 0577 940270; closed Tue) Restaurant of central location dishing out typical Tuscan cuisine such as ribollita, cinghiale with Vernaccia, Florentine, beans with uccelletto and grappe. Rental rooms.
Osteria delle Catene (Via Mainardi 18; tel./Fax 0577 941966; www.osteriadellecatene.it) Regional cuisine prepared in traditional ways such as soup of farro, stracotto, wild boar and nana with black cabbage.
Ristorante Pizzeria Peruca (Via Capassi 16, tel./Fax 0577 943136; firstname.lastname@example.org, up to 40 guests) An ancient palace with excellent cellar and great cuisine.
Trattoria il Rigoletto (Via Roma 23; tel. 0577941981; www.rigolettoverdi.it; email@example.com; closed Mon, open 12noon-10 pm) Minute trattoria serving delectable dishes such as soup, game, grilled meat, hand-made pasta and cakes “hosted” by great wine.
Bar Trattoria La Loggia (Via Baccanella, tel./Fax 0577 907267; firstname.lastname@example.org; open 11.30 am-3.30pm and 7.00-9.30pm; closed Mon; up to 5 guests) Tuscan cuisine recipes handed down from generation to generation created with fresh local ingredients.