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Gelateria Dondoli

Piazza della Cisterna 4, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
+39 0577 942244
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gelato” (1,010 reviews)
“ice cream” (558 reviews)
“gelateria” (289 reviews)
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Piazza della Cisterna 4, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of the best experiences in Italy. Can’t say it’s the best in the world because I’ve tasted gelatos only in Brazil, but, it’s one of the best that I’ve tried so far. My compliments to the chef and the staff.

Thank Fernando M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to San Gimignano for the sight-seeing and fell in love with this gelato place as well. the lines are long but it goes quick, so be patient. I promise the gelato is worth it. the owner is very friendly and happily welcomes his guests...More

Thank TeamCrowder
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's real the best in the italy! You can feel fruit fresh, the flavor is perfect and consistent is wonderful. Perfect place. It is a little bit crowded, but nothing impossible. One problem is just in cash! The price is good.

Thank Glaucia S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we saw the line, we almost decided not to try this gelateria. Thankfully, the line moved much faster than we expected. Now that I've tried their gelato, I'd wait much longer. There is a reason they've won awards. It really is the BEST!

Thank AlaskaFarmDog
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has the longest line... which seems to move fairly quickly. Be ready with your order though, because it's a bit of a frantic frenzy once you are inside. With unique and traditional flavors, this is a spot to check out. I decided to...More

Thank Stacy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here in July 2017 at the height of summer. Place was packed and there was a queue out the door but the gelato was definitely worth the wait. Went back in January 2018 to find that the place closes for several months over winter....More

Thank giacomina17
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

We've been told that this "a must" when in San Gimignano, the best ice cream shop in Italy. We were waiting about 10 minutes to order, it was very crowded, but we were very excited to try such a tasty ice cream. The only "problem"...More

Thank Dolores B
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

You'll see the long queue in front of the Gelateria Dondoli at Piazza della Cisterna, but never give up. You really appreciate by yourself at the end of this ice cream experience.

Thank tanati
Reviewed 18 December 2017

We were on a tour of the city and our tour guide recommended we go to Dondoli and get a gelato. Wow what a treat. They have photos on the wall of some of the famous people that have eaten there. The servers are most...More

1  Thank Richard F
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Dondoli is the better known of the two gelato shops facing each other at the downhill end of San Gimignano's Piazza della Cisterna. This one's famous for its saffron/pine nut flavor (a San Gimignano speciality), but if you can imagine a flavor, they've probably got...More

1  Thank twoinmaine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$2 - US$6
Meals
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza della Cisterna 4, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  San Gimignano
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 942244
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