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Restaurants in Florence, Italy

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Florence: i 'Toscano

Via Guelfa 70r, Phone: 055.215475

www.itoscano.it/

Closing day: Tuesday

Russ Morisi from NY, 2013, #4118, "The very best in Tuscan cooking!"

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Florence: Trattoria da Guido

Via Faenza, 34r, Phone: 055 2645741

www.trattoriadaguido.net/

Closing day: no closing day

Russ Morisi from NY, 2013, #4117, "Trattoria da Guido is located in the center of Florence on Via Faenza (a very popular street) open for lunch and dinner. Perfect for couples and families"

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Florence, Duomo: .Gelato: Perche No

Via Tavolini, 19r

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2004, #1673, "This was my first taste of gelato in Florence and remains one of my favorites. Love the chocolate and crema combination."

Florence, Duomo: Al Sasso di Dante

Piazza delle Pallottole, 6r, Phone: 055/282113

Old Review: Amarena from NY, 2006, #1955, "Charming restaurant where you can dine with a view of the Duomo while enjoying some fabulous pasta!"

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2004, #1354, "Reasonably priced, family run restaurant in the shadow of the Duomo."

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Florence, Duomo: Birreria Centrale 1898

Piazza de Cimatori 1r, Phone: 055.211915

Old Review: Geralyn from CT, 2005, #1409, "Mid-way between the Duomo and the Piazza della Signoria. Outdoor dining and indoor tables. Excellent primi and very affordable."

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Florence, Duomo: Buca San Giovanni

Piazza di S. Giovanni, 8, Phone: 055 28 7612

Closing day: Sunday, Monday

Old Review: Serge from FL, 2003, #2163, "We stayed 5 nights in Florence & all 5 nights we dined at the same place - Buca San Giovanni. Steak Fiorentine is just superb, and I am NOT a conservative eater"

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Florence, Duomo: Caffe Bigallo Enoteca

Via del Proconsolo, 73/75r, Phone: 055.291.403

Old Review: Monica Pileggi from MD, 2006, #1912, "Good food in the heart of Florence"

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Florence, Duomo: Caffe/Wine Bar Coquinarius

Via Delle Oche, 15R, Phone: 055.230.2153

www.florence.ala.it/coquinar

Old Review: Angela from USA, 2005, #1397, "A fine enoteca for a bite, a full meal, a drink or dessert. Open from noon on. Service friendly, food great and reasonable."

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Florence, Duomo: Cantina Barbagianni

Via Sant'Egidio, 13r, Phone: 055 2480508

www.cantinabarbagianni.it

Old Review: jan55612 from MN, 2010, #3700, "A small restaurant located east of the Duomo."

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Florence, Duomo: Cipolla Rossa Osteria

Via dei Conti 53r, Phone: 055 214210

Old Review: jan55612 from MN, 2010, #3693, "Great choice for lunch or dinner, near the Medici Chapel."

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Florence, Duomo: Dioniso

Via S. Gallo, 16/R, Phone: 055 217882

Closing day: Sunday lunch

Old Review: marcella ansaldo from Italy, 2009, #3263, "A segment of Greece in the heart of Tuscany "

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Florence, Duomo: Grom

via del Campanile angelo via delle Oche, Phone: 055 216158

Old Review: jan55612 from MN, 2010, #3699, "Fabulous gelato!"

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Florence, Duomo: I Mangiarino

Via dello studio, 5 r, Phone: 0039 055 216208

www.imangiarino.com

Old Review: Simone from Italy, 2010, #3617, "This is one of the best restaurants where you can eat in Florence. They are serving gorgeous quality typical products, strongly recommended by locals."

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Florence, Duomo: i Toscano

Via Guelfa 70r, Phone: 055-215475

www.itoscano.it

Closing day: Tuesday

Old Review: Russ Morisi from USA, 2009, #3225, "This is the restaurant I eat at when I am in Florence. They serve delicious authentic Florentine cuisine, good wine and desserts at very reasonable prices."

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Florence, Duomo: Il Ritrovo

Via de'Pucci 4A, Phone: 055.28168

Closing day: Monday

Old Review: Kenn from CO, 2005, #1769, "Small nice restaurant with great food and a visit from the owner/chef."

Old Review: Carol M from CA, 2005, #1400, "We had a lovely dinner here, very peaceful, warm atmosphere, very good food, very welcoming hosts (husband and wife). Cost €104 with wine; we shall return."

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2004, #1342, "Lovely hosts present beautifully prepared food."

Old Review: Marian from NJ, 2004, #1023, "This is a decent choice if you are in the immediate area. But it is certainly not "worth a detour.""

Old Review: ira from GA, 2003, #642, "A first-class, inexpensive restaurant.I absolutely agree {with the previous review on this board}. We ate there twice and had difficulty getting to €90 with desserts and wines."

Old Review: Dale from SC, 2003, #446, "My favorite restaurant in all of Italy."

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Florence, Duomo: Le Mossacce

Via del Proconsolo, 55/r, Phone: 055 294361

www.trattorialemossacce.it

Jeff Whiteaker from Slovakia, 2011, #3835, "Le Mossacce has to have been not just the worst dining experience of this trip, but is contender for the worst dining experience I've ever had in all of Italy."

Robert Rainey from CA, 2011, #3729, "I love this place! I wish there was a clone in my neighborhood. I'd go there 3 times a week."

ktp from CA, 2011, #3720, "Well priced and authentic Tuscan cuisine"

Old Review: Amarena from NY, 2006, #1954, "Small, busy trattoria close to the Duomo"

Old Review: Kevin Clark from Italy, 2005, #1771, "Excellent traditional cuisine in a very lively atmosphere."

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2004, #1340, "Fun, inexpensive trattoria with great food and service"

Old Review: Marian from NJ, 2004, #1024, "A friendly place to have a tasty, inexpensive lunch at communal tables."

Old Review: debsnet from Australia, 2004, #979, "An inexpensive, vibrant trattoria, providing a fun dining experience with great food for locals and travellers alike."

Old Review: Robert Rainey from CA, 2004, #838, "My favorite restaurant of the trip - I ate here 3 times!"

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Florence, Duomo: Lo Scudo

Via dell'Oriuolo, 53/55r, Phone: 055.284495

Old Review: LeslieS from Australia, 2005, #1857, "Centrally located, a great inexpensive restaurant that I keep going back to."

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Florence, Duomo: Osteria dell'Agnolo

Borgo S. Lorenzo, 24r, Phone: 055 211326

www.osteria-agnolo.it

Closing day: open every day

Russ Morisi from NY, 2011, #3854, "Osteria dell'Agnolo is a friendly full service restaurant open everyday from noon until late evening. Multi-lingual waiters and waitresses are happy to help!"

Old Review: Earline from TN, 2006, #1988, "A restaurant that was open all day, but didn't advertise "tourist menu". Good food and great service."

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Florence, Duomo: Osteria Zio Gigi

Via Folco Portinari, 7, Phone: 055215584

Old Review: Mazowin from NC, 2010, #3595, "Delightful small osteria with really good food, and generous portions."

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Florence, Duomo: Pizzeria Totò

Via Dante Alighieri 28 r, Phone: 055 290406

www.facebook.com/pages/Pizzeria-Tot%C3%B2/188250344537665

GailS from MA, 2013, #4064, "Good Neapolitan pizza in the heart of the old city center."

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Florence, Duomo: Ristorante Pennello

Via D. Alighieri, 4r, Phone: 055 29.48.48

Old Review: teaberry from PA, 2009, #3237, "Lovely little family run ristorante that we happened upon and couldn't have been happier."

Old Review: Geralyn from CT, 2005, #1413, "Near Dante's house. Excellent service, extensive menu, few tourists. Wonderful deep-fried zucchini flowers (among other dishes)."

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Florence, Duomo: Taverna Divina Comedia

Via Cimatori 7r, Florence, Phone: 055 21369

Old Review: Geralyn from CT, 2005, #1412, "Centrally located, indoor and outoor dining. Great pizzas and salads for lunch."

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Florence, Duomo: Terra Terra

Via delle Oche 21/r Florence, Phone: 055 217651

www.ristoranteterraterra.it

Old Review: Jane from CA/Italy, 2007, #2359, "Terra Terra offers something a little different in Florence. It's owners are from Sardenia. Their menu has traditional dishes from both Sarda and Toscana."

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Florence, Duomo: Yellow Bar

via del Proconsolo, 39r, Phone: 055.211766

Old Review: Earline from TN, 2006, #1991, "Disappointing experience after reading good reviews."

Old Review: Amarena from NY, 2006, #1959, "Watch a nonna make the wonderful pastas by hand, and enjoy some very good pizzas at this friendly restaurant."

Old Review: kaydee from TN, 2005, #1644, "Casual and economical restaurant near the Duomo. Congenial atmosphere. Good pizzas and pastas."

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2004, #1338, "Casual restaurant for inexpensive, good food"

Old Review: Chris from CA (moderator), 2003, #58, "Ultra casual place that is also a good pizza and pasta place. You often share large tables with other guests. Very casual, but the food was fantastic."

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Florence, Duomo: Zio Gigi

via F. Portinari 7/r, Phone: 055.215584

Closing day: Sunday

Old Review: Earline from TN, 2006, #1987, "Outstanding food and service located near the Duomo. Lots of locals eat here. Killer Beefsteak Florentine!"

Old Review: palasr from NY, 2006, #1885, "A very nice family-style osteria that was always packed with locals."

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2004, #1339, "The cheapest meal of my Florence stay!"

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Florence, Fiesole: GELATO: Gelateria il Tucano

via Antonio Gramsci, 8

Old Review: SL Jones from IL, 2007, #2785, "An unsung stop for gelato, in the popular town of Fiesole."

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Florence, Fiesole: Le Lance Ristorante

Via G. Mantellini, 2/b, Phone: 055.599595

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2004, #1336, "A beautiful, contemporary restaurant with mediocre food."

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Florence, Fiesole: Villa San Michele

Fiesole

Old Review: Em from MD, 2000, #969, "Veal medallions were out of this world - and you can't beat the view of Florence from your dinner table. A bit pricey, but worth the experience."

Old Review: Jane from CA, 2001, #57, "Not recommended. Overpriced - far beyond its worth."

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Florence, Oltrarno: Enoteca Pane e Vino

Via San Niccolò, 60r, Phone: 055.2476956

Closing day: Sunday

Old Review: Gene from VA, 2004, #1041, "Great food, good, extensive wine list, less than pleasant service."

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Florence, Oltrarno: Trattoria Borgo Antico

Piazza Santo Spirito, 6/R,, Phone: 055 210437

www.borgoanticofirenze.com

Old Review: Tessmar from California, 2009, #3370, "A refuge from the noise and bustle of Firenze within easy walking distance of the heart of the city and the Ponte Vecchio"

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Florence, Oltrarno/Palazzo Pitti: Buca dell' Orafo

Volta dei Girolami, 28r, Phone: 055.213619

Closing day: Sunday and Monday

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2004, #1341, "Traditional ristorante with excellent food and ambience."

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Florence, Oltrarno/Palazzo Pitti: Cammillo Trattoria

Borgo S. Jacopo 57r, Phone: 055 212427

Sydneygirl from Australia, 2011, #3752, "Don't bother service is rude and food ordinary"

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2004, #1337, "Lovely, white linen restaurant in the moderate to expensive range."

Old Review: Jane from CA, 2002, #45, "We ate here twice. I had a truffle and mushroom dish that was indescribably different and delicious. Very good pastas and meats. Reasonable prices."

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Florence, Oltrarno/Palazzo Pitti: I Tarocchi

Renai 12-14/r, Phone: 055 2343912

Jeff Whiteaker from Slovakia, 2011, #3834, "I Tarocchi has become one of my current favorite restaurants in Florence. Nestled in the San Niccolo area, I Tarocchi prepares its food with attention and care."

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Florence, Oltrarno/Palazzo Pitti: Le Volpi e L'uva

Piazza de’ Rossi 1, Phone: 055 239 81 32

www.levolpieluva.com

Closing day: Sunday

GailS from MA, 2011, #3815, "Excellent wine bar with a great by the glass selection."

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2004, #1343, "Perfect for a pre-dinner snack and lovely glass of wine."

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Florence, Oltrarno/Palazzo Pitti: Olio & Convivium

Via Santo Spirito, 4, Phone: 055.26.58198

www.conviviumfirenze.it

Closing day: Domenica

Old Review: Jane from CA, 2007, #2285, "We went here for a very enjoyable lunch. It is fairly upscale ... not a typical Tuscan osteria or trattoria. Businessmen as well as tourists fill the tables."

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Florence, Oltrarno/Palazzo Pitti: Osteria Vasari

Via dei Bardi, 25R, Phone: 055.2346435

Closing day: Monday

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2005, #1268, "Pretty restaurant with good if not stellar food. Okay service."

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Florence, Oltrarno/Palazzo Pitti: Pitti Caffe

Piazza Pitti, 9, Phone: 055.239.9863

Old Review: Monica Pileggi from MD, 2006, #1914, "Nice place for lunch after visiting the Pitti Palace and Boboli Gardens."

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Florence, Oltrarno/Palazzo Pitti: Trattoria 4 Leoni

Via de’ Vellutini, 1r, Phone: 055 218562

www.4leoni.it

GailS from Massachusetts, 2012, #3961, "Good food, good service and a nice outdoor eating area on Piazza della Passera."

Old Review: jan55612 from MN, 2010, #3696, "Nice trattoria in a convenient Oltrarno location."

Old Review: Jean from WI, 2010, #3449, "Excellent service, very nice trattoria in Oltrano area"

Old Review: Susan in Texas from TX, 2008, #3170, "There for two weeks and it was hands down the best meal on our trip (keeping in mind all meals were excellent)"

Old Review: Jeff Whiteaker from CA, 2007, #2536, "Not quite mind-blowing or life-altering, but this nice trattoria, located in a quiet Oltrarno intersection, was pretty darn good nonetheless."

Old Review: Kenn from CO, 2005, #1768, "Excellent food, fun welcoming staff, and nice atmosphere. They welcomed our group of seven, and told us to eat what we wanted and share what we wanted."

Old Review: AlliK from DC, 2005, #1287, "Beautiful piazza setting for a very good meal"

Old Review: Alexandra from FL, 2004, #916, "Very good local trattoria."

Old Review: Robert Rainey from CA, 2004, #864, "A favorite with locals as well as the tourists that find this busy restaurant."

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Florence, Oltrarno/Palazzo Pitti: Trattoria Bordino

Via Stracciatella, 9r

Old Review: Jeff Whiteaker from CA, 2007, #2538, "Based on good reviews from Sandra Gustafson's "Great Eats Italy" book as well as other sources, we tried Trattoria Bordino. However, we would not recommend it."

Old Review: Kevin Clark from Italy, 2005, #1774, "Great bistecca alla fiorentina and a table full of homemade desserts."

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2005, #1269, "Lovely, welcoming, moderately priced trattoria near Pitti Palace."

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Florence, Oltrarno/Palazzo Pitti: Trattoria la Mangiatoia

Piazza San Felice, 8-10r, Phone: 055.224060

Closing day: Monday

Old Review: Kevin Clark from Italy, 2005, #1752, "Good value, but only for small appetites."

Old Review: AlliK from DC, 2005, #1288, "Excellent value - we ate here 3 times during our 4 days in Florence"

Old Review: redwine from Russia, 2005, #1172, "Great food, low prices, excellent location."

Old Review: Texas Jim from TX, 2004, #876, "All in One: Trattoria, Tavola Calda and Rosticceria"

Old Review: Doru from Canada, 2003, #714, "Delicious food, very good value, a simple meal with all the trimmings."

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Florence, Oltrarno/San Frediano: .Gelato: La Carraia

Piazza N. Sauro, 25r

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2003, #1670, "Great gelato spot frequented by the locals"

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Florence, Oltrarno/San Frediano: Alla Vecchia Bettola

Viale Vasco Pratolini 3/7n (at Piazza Tasso), Phone: 055.224158

Closing day: Monday

Old Review: Bert from ME, 2008, #2864, "Alla Vecchia Bettola ("At The Old Dive"), good food and friendly staff at lively neighborhood trattoria"

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Florence, Oltrarno/San Frediano: Il Santo Bevitore

Via di S. Spirito 64/66r, Phone: 055 211264

ilsantobevitore.com

Old Review: jan55612 from MN, 2010, #3690, "Innovative food in a lively atmosphere in the Oltrarno."

Old Review: WestSussexBird from England, 2007, #2385, "Good quality food. Pleasant, spacious atmosphere. Very good value."

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Florence, Oltrarno/San Frediano: Trattoria Al Tranvai

Piazza Torquato Tasso

Old Review: David from NY, 2005, #1302, "A Friday evening menu weighted towards seafood. Excellent and well-priced!"

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Florence, Oltrarno/San Frediano: Trattoria da Ruggerio

Via Senese, 89r, Phone: 055.220542

Closing day: Tuesday and Wednesday

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2004, #1335, "An inexpensive trattoria with good food and friendly service."

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Florence, Oltrarno/San Frediano: Trattoria del Carmine

Piazza del Carmine,18r, Phone: 055.218601

www.florence.ala.it/carmine

Closing day: Sunday

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2004, #1345, "Traditional, friendly trattoria with inexpensive, hearty food."

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Florence, Oltrarno/San Frediano: Trattoria Pandemonio

Via del Leone, 50/r, Phone: 055.224002

Closing day: Sunday

Old Review: Jeff Whiteaker from CA, 2007, #2477, "It was a cold, rainy night and Pandemonio, tucked away in a quiet south-west pocket in Oltrarno, was quite a trek. Luckily, we were rewarded a fabulous meal."

Old Review: Kim and Rain from NJ, 2001, #53, "It was definitely the most expensive of our meals but also the best. I wouldn't hesitate to return to Pandemonio."

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Florence, Oltrarno/San Frediano: Trattoria Vittoria

52r Via della Fonderia, Phone: 055 225.657

Closing day: Wed.

Old Review: Alexandra from FL, 2004, #1084, "Impeccably fresh seafood."

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Florence, Oltrarno/Santo Spirito: Borgo Antico Ristorante

Piazza Santo Spirito, Phone: 55.21.0437

Closing day: dinner Sunday

Old Review: Jane from CA, 2006, #2138, "We were very disappointed with this restaurant. We had not expected a whole lot as it is clearly there for tourists but even then we were disappointed."

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2005, #1271, "Good food, lovely outdoor seating, moderately priced."

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Florence, Oltrarno/Santo Spirito: Cavolo Nero

Via d’Ardiglione, 22r, Phone: 055.294.744

www.cavolonero.it

Closing day: Sunday

Old Review: Kevin Clark from Italy, 2005, #1784, "Finally we come to the review that probably gets me kicked out of Slow Travel - the 1st bad review of Cavolo Nero! I guess we just caught them on a bad night."

Old Review: Charlie S from UK, 2005, #1555, "Food was magnificent, calamari and black gnocchi took our tastebuds to a new land, service perfect, the '97 Chianti for €23 was a steal. You simply must go."

Old Review: Marian from NJ, 2004, #950, "This is a lovely restaurant with delicious food, creative without being fussy, and caring service,suitable even for a special occasion. Prices are reasonable."

Old Review: KenC from MA, 2004, #929, "A classy restaurant with intimate atmosphere and exceptional food--highly recommended!"

Old Review: Kate from MA, 2004, #822, "A delightful dining experience in Florence."

Old Review: sydney from US, 2004, #732, "Lovely, with sophisticated food; delicious special occasion meal."

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Florence, Oltrarno/Santo Spirito: Dante

Piazza Nazario Sauro 12r, Phone: 055.219219

Closing day: Saturday in June and July only

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2005, #1350, "Inexpensive restaurant for some good seafood and standard Tuscan fare"

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Florence, Oltrarno/Santo Spirito: Enoteca Le Barrique

40/r Via Del Leone, Phone: 055 224192

enotecalebarrique.com

Closing day: Monday

Old Review: jan55612 from MN, 2010, #3689, "Go a bit off the beaten tourist track to try this small, charming restaurant."

Old Review: Jean from WI, 2010, #3448, "Great food and friendly service!"

Old Review: marcella ansaldo from Italy, 2009, #3247, "Italian cuisine with a Japanese twist june 24th 2009 Sunday night my friend Viktorija Todorovska decided to take me out to celebrate my 40th birthday."

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Florence, Oltrarno/Santo Spirito: Osteria del Cinghiale Bianco

Borgo San Jacapo 43r, Phone: 055 215706

www.cinghialebianco.it

GailS from MA, 2011, #3709, "Seemed like a tourist trap"

Old Review: jan55612 from Minnesota, USA, 2010, #3697, "While this may once have been a lovely osteria, it seems to have morphed into a tourist trap. We were disappointed and will not return!"

Old Review: JDeQ from Canada, 2008, #2970, "A busy restaurant where excellent Tuscan cuisine is complemented by the intimate yet unpretentious atmosphere"

Old Review: Pokey from MA, 2007, #2769, "Sadly, we were disappointed in this Osteria that we'd heard so much about."

Old Review: Monica Pileggi from MD, 2006, #1917, "A great place for dinner on a Sunday when most restaurants are closed."

Old Review: Kevin Clark from Italy, 2005, #1776, "Yes, it's in every guidebook and packed with tourists, but we had a very nice meal here with emphasis (naturally) on cinghiale."

Old Review: gedlin from USA, 2005, #1194, "Twice disappointed, I won't go back. The food was mediocre at best, and the service indifferent"

Old Review: lavena from NJ, 2004, #1069, "Wonderful, wonderful! The name of the restaurant translates to Inn of the White Boar, and there is indeed boar on the menu - plus lots of other stuff."

Old Review: Monica Pileggi from MD, 2004, #899, "Great atmosphere wtih very good food!"

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Florence, Oltrarno/Santo Spirito: Osteria dell'Ardiglione

Via dell'Ardiglione, 47/r, Phone: 055.211072

www.osteriadellardiglione.it

Closing day: Sunday

Old Review: Pokey from MA, 2007, #2742, "Friendly and inviting atmosphere serving delicious "Cucina Tipica Toscana"."

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Florence, Oltrarno/Santo Spirito: Osteria Santo Spirito

Piazza Santo Spirito, 16r, Phone: 055.238.2383

Old Review: Kevin Clark from Italy, 2005, #1783, "A very pleasant bistro atmosphere and a nice meal."

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2005, #1270, "Excellent moderately priced restaurant with a Bohemian style."

Old Review: Marian from NJ, 2004, #958, "This relaxing restaurant on Piazza Santo Spirito has good food and stays open from lunch through dinner. Good place for drinks and snacks as well as meals."

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Florence, Oltrarno/Santo Spirito: Ristorante Ricchi

Piazza Santo Spirito 8/R, Phone: 055.215864

www.florence.ala.it/ricchi

Closing day: Sunday

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2004, #1347, "Lovely restaurant specializing in seafood. Contemporary setting, good food."

Old Review: michele from CA, 2004, #786, "Very hip Japanese/Tuscan fusion restaurant. Good place for fish in Florence."

Old Review: caplanco from CO, 2003, #492, "Non-traditional Tuscan, primarily fish and seafood. Lively and friendly."

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Florence, Oltrarno/Santo Spirito: Sant'Agostino 23

Via S. Agostino 23/R, Phone: 055 210208

www.santagostino.fi.it

Old Review: Pokey from MA, 2009, #3223, "Fun and friendly trattoria serving Tuscan food with a delightful twist!"

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Florence, Oltrarno/Santo Spirito: Trattoria Da Ginone

Via de Serragli, 35, Phone: 055-218758

Closing day: Sunday

Old Review: Pokey from MA, 2009, #3217, "My "go-to" restaurant when I first arrive in Florence. Consistently good, family run and friendly wait staff!"

Old Review: Pokey from MA, 2005, #1586, "Established in 1949, a traditional homestyle Tuscan trattoria, run by a wonderful group of people who love to please their guests with delicious food and drink."

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Florence, Oltrarno/Santo Spirito: Trattoria I Raddi

Via dell'Ardiglione 47r, Phone: 055-211-072

Old Review: Jean from WI, 2010, #3447, "Perfect place for this weary, jet-lagged couple to have their first Italian dinner."

Old Review: Bert from ME, 2008, #2863, "Great food, a warm welcome and inviting atmosphere at I Raddi, a trattoria just down the block from Residenza il Carmine"

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Florence, Oltrarno/Santo Spirito: Trattoria La Casalinga

Via del Michelozzi, 9r, Phone: 055.218.624

Closing day: Sunday

Old Review: Kevin Clark from Italy, 2005, #1780, "A great local trattoria - nothing fancy, but excellent food and an extensive menu."

Old Review: Marian from NJ, 2004, #1025, "This is a terrific little trattoria with delicious fresh food and pleasant service."

Old Review: Tom from CA, 2001, #48, "If you want a good, quick, and cheap dinner this is the place for you - as long as you get there early. Recommended ... with caveats - see review."

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Florence, Outskirts: Cercina: Dai Ricchi

Cercina/Via della Docciola 14, Phone: 055.402024

Closing day: Tuesday

Old Review: Judith from Umbria, 2001, #60, "Great restaurant in village outside of Florence."

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Florence, Palazzo Strozzi: Caffe La Posta

Via Pellicceria 24r, Phone: 055.214773

Closing day: Sunday

Old Review: Barbara from MA, 2000, #55, "We went there twice. The food was just fabulous ... and the waiters were wonderful."

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Florence, Palazzo Strozzi: CAFFE: Caffe Gilli

Piazza della Republica

Old Review: Pauline from NM (moderator), 1999, #62, "A fabulous caffe where you sit and watch people and pay 5 times more for a cappuccino what you would in a small town (8,000 lire)."

Florence, Palazzo Strozzi: Cantinetta Antinori

Piazza delgi Antinori, 3, Phone: 055.292234

Closing day: Saturday and Sunday

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2005, #1273, "Sophisticated restaurant with Antinori wine ... of course!"

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Florence, Palazzo Strozzi: Capocaccia Bar

Lungarno Corsini 12/14r, Phone: 055.210751

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2004, #1356, "Happening Bar on the Arno"

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Florence, Palazzo Strozzi: Il Cantastorie

Via Della Condotta 7/9r, Phone: 055.2396804

www.florence.ala.it/cantinone/def1.htm

Closing day: Tuesday

Old Review: Robert Rainey from CA, 2004, #865, "My worst restaurant experience of the trip! Horrible service."

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Florence, Palazzo Strozzi: Ristorante La Martinicca

Via del Sole 27/r, Phone: 055.218928

www.ristorante-lamartinicca.com

Closing day: Sunday

Old Review: Monica Pileggi from MD, 2006, #1915, "Wonderful dinner!"

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Florence, Palazzo Strozzi: Robertos

via de castellani, Phone: 01772 436299

Old Review: Stan from England, 2007, #2602, "Real Italian food !!!"

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Florence, Palazzo Strozzi: SNACKS: Leopoldo Procacci

Via Tornabuoni 64/r

Closing day: Wednesday afternoon, Sunday, August

Old Review: Pauline from NM (moderator), 1999, #61, "Specialty Foods and Snacks. Open 9:00-13:00, 16:30-19:30."

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Florence, Palazzo Strozzi: Trattoria Marione

Via Della Spada 27R, Phone: Ph 055 241756

Sydneygirl from Australia, 2011, #3755, "This restaurant has gone downhill -very disappointing"

Old Review: Kim and Rain from NJ, 2001, #52, "This is a great place for good basic food and really good prices. I wouldn't hesitate to return."

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Florence, Piazza della Libertà: Ristorante Perseus

via Don Manzoni, 10, Phone: 055.588.226

Old Review: venexiananan from Italy, 2008, #3099, "Quintessential Tuscan, quintessential Florentine. Traditional surroundings, marvelous meats, broad menu of all-things-roasted and regional, home-made desserts."

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Florence, Piazzale Michelangelo: Trattoria Omero

Via Pian dei Giullari, Phone: 055.220053

www.ristoranteomero.it

Closing day: Tuesday

Old Review: dcgtraveler from SC, 2006, #1946, "Fantastic setting, but watch out for dishonest staff!"

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Florence, Porta al Prato: Al Vecchio Carlino

Viale F.lli Rosselli, 15-17r, Phone: 055.353678

Old Review: Carol M from CA, 2005, #1401, "This is a pizzeria, but on Sundays, there are no pizzas or fresh pasta. The food was dreadful. We had low expectations, but they managed to disappoint anyway."

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Florence, Porta al Prato: Nanamuta

Corso Italia, 35, Phone: 055 2675612

www.nanamuta.it

Old Review: Goldengate from CA, 2005, #1830, "On the trendy side, nice restaurant, good food. Not inexpensive."

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Florence, San Lorenzo: Antica Sosta Degli Aldobrandini

Piazza Madonna, 5/6R, Phone: 055 - 23 99 199

Russ Morisi from NY, 2011, #3919, "Quick meal or snack and a drink, indoor and outdoor seating"

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Florence, San Lorenzo: Antici Cancelli

Via Faenza 73r, Phone: 055.218.927

ktp from CA, 2011, #3721, "Great food at a great price"

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Florence, San Lorenzo: Canto De Nelli

Via Canto De' Nelli, 22 R, Phone: 055 283279

www.ristorantecantodenelli.com

Mimi052347 from FL, 2013, #4104, "“Pasta Fagioli, WOW”"

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Florence, San Lorenzo: Giannino in San Lorenzo

Borgo San Lorenzo 35/37/r, Phone: 055.212206

www.gianninoinflorence.com

Old Review: Earline from TN, 2006, #1993, "Great Bistecca Fiorentina and friendly waiters."

Old Review: kaydee from TN, 2005, #1649, "Great place for a traditional Tuscan meal in a very convenient location."

Old Review: Doru from Canada, 2003, #713, "Very good food and excellent service."

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Florence, San Lorenzo: Il Grillo Parlante

Via Guelfa, 90r, Phone: 055.475291

Closing day: Sunday

Old Review: loimln from IL, 2004, #1102, "Family run trattoria with a cozy, inviting atmosphere and delicious food."

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Florence, San Lorenzo: Nerbone

Mercato Centrale, 1st Floor, Phone: 055.219949

Closing day: Sunday

Old Review: cindylearuth from AK, 2007, #2748, "We loved this place and ate there twice during our visit. Very authentic food."

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2004, #1333, "Inexpensive sandwich in the fun and lively Mercato Centrale"

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Florence, San Lorenzo: Osteria Vineria Pepo

Via Rosina, 4-6r, Phone: 055.283259

Closing day: Sunday

Old Review: Kevin Clark from Italy, 2005, #1779, "Probably my favorite restaurant of the trip - I ate there three times, always for lunch. A nice menu and excellent daily specials."

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2005, #1265, "Very nice restaurant right next to Trattoria Mario, moderately priced"

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Florence, San Lorenzo: Pepo

4/6r via Rosina, Phone: 055 283295

www.pepo.it

Closing day: none

Panda from UK, 2012, #3932, "Quietly charming atmosphere and good value."

Old Review: jan55612 from MN, 2010, #3695, "Charming osteria, with good food, that is next door to Mario's."

Old Review: Pokey from MA, 2009, #3238, "Really cute place, friendly staff, awesome pasta!"

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Florence, San Lorenzo: Ristorante Cafaggi

Via Guelfa 35, Phone: 055.294989

www.ristorantecafaggi.com

Old Review: sw from USA, 2009, #3275, "Not enjoyable"

Old Review: Pokey from MA, 2005, #1585, "A delightful family run ristorante. Nice atmosphere and good food."

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Florence, San Lorenzo: Ristorante Le Fonticine

Via Nazionale, 79r, Phone: 055.28.21.06

www.lefonticine.com

Closing day: Sunday + Monday

Old Review: Catia Vescovi from Canada, 2009, #3332, "One of the older and more authentic restaurants Renaissance Florence offers is called "Le Fonticine"."

Old Review: Monica Pileggi from MD, 2006, #1916, "Wonderful dinner, lovely atmosphere"

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Florence, San Lorenzo: Stenio

via Sant' Antonino

Old Review: jgk from FL, 2004, #1612, "Very inexpensive and satisfying "deli" meal. €25 for four of us with wine in plastic cups. Olives, artichokes, full panini menu, cheeses, custom sandwiches."

Florence, San Lorenzo: Trattoria Antellesi

Via Faenza 9r, Phone: 055.216990

Old Review: Kim and Rain from NJ, 2001, #36, "Great meal in 1999, but returned in 2001 wanting their Osso Buco and it was not on the menu!"

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Florence, San Lorenzo: Trattoria da Mario

Via Rosina 2r, Phone: 055 – 218550

trattoria-mario.com

Closing day: Sunday

Michaela in Spokane from WA, 2013, #4094, "Good food and wine and really friendly service"

ktp from CA, 2011, #3722, "Great food, worth the wait"

Old Review: sw from USA, 2009, #3268, "Busy place that pleases everyone with great food"

Old Review: Kevin Clark from Italy, 2005, #1772, "An amazing place for a good meal in the midst of absolute mayhem!"

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2005, #1264, "Delicious home cooking in a fun, communal atmosphere."

Old Review: KenC from MA, 2004, #926, "A popular place to have a nice lunch in Florence."

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Florence, San Lorenzo: Trattoria Guelfa

via Guelfa 103r, Phone: 055.213306

Closing day: Wednesdays

Old Review: Monica Pileggi from MD, 2004, #898, "Small trattoria, good food."

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Florence, San Lorenzo: Trattoria Pizzeria Cellini

Piazza del Mercato Centrale 17-18r, Phone: 055.291541

Closing day: Monday

Old Review: Geralyn from CT, 2005, #1414, "Outdoor and indoor seating, wood oven pizzas and calzones, seafood; every choice was excellent."

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Florence, San Lorenzo: Trattoria Sergio Gozzi

Piazza San Lorenzo, 6r, Phone: 055.281.941

Closing day: Sunday

Old Review: Kevin Clark from Italy, 2005, #1773, "One of our favorites of the trip. A great place for good traditional food at very reasonable price."

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Florence, San Lorenzo: Trattoria Za-Za

Piazza del Mercato, 26r, Phone: 055.215411

www.trattoriazaza.it

Panda from UK, 2012, #3933, "Very disappointing experience"

Old Review: Bugalu from AL, 2008, #2926, "Za'-Za' is the perfect Trattoria, if you are looking for casual out side dining with great simple Tuscan food. It was so good, I carried home a cookbook!"

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2005, #1267, "Pleasant restaurant in the Central Market area."

Old Review: jgk from FL, 2004, #939, "Maybe we didn't order the right stuff here but our meal was mediocre--lukewarm pasta, lackluster seafood on skewer. Good "people watching" outside helped a bit."

Old Review: Tom from CA, 2001, #59, "Our food was okay. Nothing exceptional. "

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Florence, Santa Croce: .Gelato: Vestri

Borgo degli Albizi, 11r

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2004, #1672, "Chocolate to die for!"

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Florence, Santa Croce: Acqua al Due

Closing day: Monday

Old Review: Marie Smyth from Ireland, 2006, #2120, "Rudest waiter ever experienced in any restaurant."

Old Review: Kevin Clark from Italy, 2005, #1782, "A tale of two evenings. Our first visit was excellent, one of the best meals of the trip. The second was terrible - poor service and indifferent pasta."

Old Review: Rosalie M from NY, 2002, #1058, "Outstanding food, perfect for tourists, and great atmosphere."

Old Review: Liliana from MO, 2002, #696, "Excellent food, great ambience."

Old Review: Barb from KT, 2001, #35, "Acqua al 2 is wonderful."

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Florence, Santa Croce: Antico Noe

Volta di San Piero, 6r, Phone: 055.2340838

Old Review: Julie from GA, 2001, #37, "Nice restaurant, great service."

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Florence, Santa Croce: Aquacotta

Via dei Pilastri 51/r, Phone: 055.242907

Closing day: Sunday

Old Review: Pauline from NM (moderator), 1999, #38, "Recommended in Faith Willinger book. We had dinner here in September 1999. Wonderful, small restaurant. Great food. "

Florence, Santa Croce: Del Fagioli

Corso dei Tintori 47, Phone: 055.244285

Closing day: Saturday and Sunday

Old Review: sw from USA, 2009, #3276, "Inexpensive memorable meal"

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Florence, Santa Croce: Eccoci!

piazza Ghiberti (mercato di Sant'Ambrogio), Phone: 055.2638223

Old Review: mitch jackson from USA - Italy, 2007, #2657, "A restaurant for food lovers, and for those who had enough of ribollita and garlic hanging from the ceiling."

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Florence, Santa Croce: Enoteca Boccadama

Piazza Santa Croce, 25-26, Phone: 055 243640

boccadama.com

Old Review: jan55612 from MN, 2010, #3692, "Good location, attractive small restaurant, but watch out: we became ill with food poisoning after eating here!"

Old Review: stella from NY, 2005, #1755, "A wine bar with an extremely knowledgable, friendly staff, serving delicious food inside the cozy interior, or al fresco in good weather."

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2005, #1276, "Lovely wine bar with great fresh food."

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Florence, Santa Croce: GELATO: Gelateria Vivoli

Via Isole delle Stinche 7R

Closing day: Monday in summer/ Monday and Tuesday in winter

Old Review: Pauline from NM (moderator), 1999, #65, "GELATO: Another famous Gelato place. Near Via Torta between Santa Croce and the Uffizi."

Florence, Santa Croce: Gilda

Piazza Ghiberti 40-41R, Phone: 055.234.3885

Closing day: Sundays

Old Review: Angela from USA, 2005, #1394, "What a wonderful lunch we had on a sweltering day last June at this jewel of a restaurant."

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Florence, Santa Croce: Gusto Leo

via del Proconsolo, 8-10r, Phone: 055 285 217

www.gustoleo.com

Old Review: Barbara (and Art) from Italy, 2009, #3330, "For a simple meal that won't break the bank, Leo Gusto is a good choice."

Old Review: Goldengate from CA, 2005, #1827, "No reason to go to this restaurant in Florence."

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Florence, Santa Croce: il Pizzaiuolo

Via De' Macci, 113, Phone: 055.241171

Closing day: Sunday

Old Review: Suzanne McE from CA, 2007, #2781, "Good food, fun atmosphere but appalling service"

Old Review: Earline from TN, 2006, #1992, "Napoli style pizza in Florence."

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2004, #1344, "Good Pizza in the Saint'Ambrogio Market area"

Old Review: Monica Pileggi from MD, 2004, #900, "Excellent Neapolitan pizza. Reenie and I enjoyed the pizza caprese and bottled water. Equivalent of US$12."

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Florence, Santa Croce: La Giostra

Borgo Pinti 10r, Phone: 055 24.13.41

www.ristorantelagiostra.com/

Old Review: Pokey from MA, 2009, #3239, "Very popular amongst locals and tourists. Theatrical ambience, quite an experience! The food was good, very friendly staff."

Old Review: Maria T from Ireland, 2007, #2371, "Freshly prepared, perfectly balanced dishes, excellent wine selection, attent. & honest waitstaff, lovely atmosphere. A Florentine jewel. Locals rave about it."

Old Review: Zak from Italy, 2006, #1899, "Fabulous food, great atmosphere, friendly service, English spoken well, and the owner is a very entertaining, a must for any foodie!"

Old Review: Lisa from Germany, 2004, #820, "This is a fantastic restaurant. Would travel to Florence just to go here. [Warning: Website has awful music!!]"

Old Review: Kim and Rain from NJ, 2001, #51, "Worst restaurant experience of our trip but it was our first night and some of my frustration or annoyance could have been the result of jet lag."

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Florence, Santa Croce: La Vie en Rose

Borgo Allegri 68r, Phone: 338-220-2686

Old Review: bc from Canada, 2006, #2014, "Friendly and innovative vegetarian restaurant. Modern decor with a bit of an Asian influence."

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Florence, Santa Croce: Osteria Caffe Italiano

Via Isola delle Stinche, 11/13R, Phone: 055.289368

www.caffeitaliano.it

Closing day: Monday

Old Review: Colleen from CA (moderator), 2002, #44, "Nice osteria, excellent food, very good service."

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Florence, Santa Croce: Osteria de' Macci

Via de Macci, 77

Old Review: Ragingsquirrel from CO, 2004, #858, "Warm, friendly, and fantastic food."

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Florence, Santa Croce: Osteria De'Benci

Via de'Benci 13r

Closing day: Sundays

Old Review: Jane from USA, 2006, #2161, "Osteria De Benci is one of the best restaurants in Florence. It is known for their grilled meats and amazing pasta dishes."

Old Review: Amarena from NY, 2006, #1958, "Poor service left a bad taste in my mouth at this usually well-reviewed restaurant."

Old Review: Kevin Clark from Italy, 2005, #1781, "A very nice little bistro, very popular with a younger crowd. I had the best beef of the trip on my two visits here."

Old Review: stella from NY, 2005, #1756, "A lively, popular trattoria serving unique twists on traditional Tuscan and Florentine fare."

Old Review: Marian from NJ, 2004, #951, "I've eaten in this restaurant three times, and each time the meal was quite good and the service very friendly. There is an outdoor area as well."

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Florence, Santa Croce: Ristorante La Maremma

Via Guiseppe Verdi, 16/r, Phone: 055.244615

www.ristorantelamaremma.it

Closing day: Wednesday

Old Review: stella from NY, 2005, #1759, "This small, inviting trattoria specializes in the cooking of the Maremma, but also features favorites from other parts of Italy"

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Florence, Santa Croce: Ristorante Leo

Via Torta, 7r, Phone: 055.210829

Old Review: stella from NY, 2005, #1754, "A historic restaurant with a warm staff and delicious, traditional Florentine fare. Highly recommended."

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Florence, Santa Croce: Ruth's Vegetarian/Kosher

Via L.C. Farini 2/A, Phone: 055.2480888

Closing day: Friday night and Saturday

Old Review: Jay from NJ, 2001, #56, "More vegetarians than kosher diners. Interesting and different vegetarian dishes. I had an very good tuna dish. Avoid the house wine."

Florence, Santa Croce: Trattoria Anita

via del Parlascio 2r

Old Review: Marie Smyth from Ireland, 2006, #2121, "Great food, great fun, reasonable prices"

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Florence, Santa Croce: Trattoria Baldovino

Via San Guiseppe 22/r, Phone: 055.241773

www.baldovino.com

Closing day: Monday

Old Review: Elizabethwix from USA, 2010, #3613, "Inventive Tuscan dining with a Modern Twist"

Old Review: Julie from GA, 2001, #40, ""La Moderna Cucina Italiana". We enjoyed our meal."

Old Review: Pauline from NM (moderator), 2002, #39, "Nice restaurant in the Santa Croce area. Open for lunch and dinner. Recommended in the Faith Willinger book."

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Florence, Santa Croce: Trattoria Cibreo

Via dei Macci 122r, Phone: 055.2341100 (no reservations)

Closing day: Sunday and Monday

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2004, #1334, "A truly elegant, delicious and excellently priced meal for the extraordinary quality of the food."

Old Review: jgk from FL, 2004, #905, "An amazingly delicious and delightful dining experience. An Italian restaurant with NO PASTA on the menu."

Old Review: maureen from MA (moderator), 2004, #745, "A delicious lunch and great company at Trattoria Cibreo."

Old Review: Colleen from CA (moderator), 2003, #47, "The food was so good, we went again two nights later! Maureen Fant's book describes the food as "idiosyncratic Tuscan" (eg., no pasta)."

Old Review: Barb from KY, 2001, #46, "An elegant restaurant (Il Cibreo), a more simple trattoria (Trattoria Cibreo) and a bar-caffe. It is recommended in the Faith Willinger book and the Maureen Fant book."

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Florence, Santa Croce: Trattoria Mastro Ciliegia

Via Matteo Pamliere, 30-34r, Phone: 055.293372

Closing day: Tuesday

Old Review: Kevin Clark from Italy, 2005, #1777, "A nice little place near Santa Croce."

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Florence, Santa Croce: Trattoria Pallottino

Via Isola del Stinche 1, Phone: 055.289573

www.trattoriapallottino.com

Jeff Whiteaker from Slovakia, 2011, #3844, "Pallottino used to be a reliable standby, but having eaten there recently for the first time in four years, I feel that they've slipped a little in quality."

Old Review: Elizabethwix from USA, 2010, #3605, "The worst food we have ever had in Italy. Bloody under cooked chicken. Tasteless fiacciaria. Slow, unresponsive service."

Old Review: Jeff Whiteaker from CA, 2007, #2478, "Pallottino is my favorite restaurant in Florence. I've eaten here multiple times now on several trips, and it has proven to be consistently stellar."

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Florence, Santa Maria Novella: Garga

Via del Moro, 48R, Phone: 055 2398898

www.garga.it

Old Review: jan55612 from MN, 2010, #3701, "Perhaps my expectations were too high, but I was disappointed by our food and service at Garga."

Old Review: MikeB from OH, 2006, #1875, "A wonderful restaurant with lots of charm, character and great food."

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Florence, Santa Maria Novella: Il Latini

Via dei Palchetti, 6R, Phone: 055.210916

Closing day: Monday

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2005, #1274, "Fabulously fun meal!!"

Old Review: SusanCV from PA, 2004, #1048, "Fun and Food"

Old Review: KenC from MA, 2004, #927, "You'll have fun sharing a table at this very popular restaurant!"

Old Review: Alexandra from FL, 2004, #908, "Tourist trap!!!"

Old Review: Monica Pileggi from MD, 2004, #901, "Excellent meal in a busy and noisy, but fun place."

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Florence, Santa Maria Novella: Il Profeta

Borgo Ognissanti, 93r, Phone: 055.212265

www.ristoranteilprofeta.com

Old Review: hoftraveler from VA, 2008, #2932, "Small, informal trattoria known for bistecca fiorentina and for somewhat modernized versions of Renaissance Tuscan dishes."

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2004, #1346, "Friendly restaurant that caters to tourits"

Old Review: doug from FL, 2005, #1256, "Outstandingly prepared dishes from the old, traditional, Tuscan menus."

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Florence, Santa Maria Novella: La Rotonda

Via il Prato, 10/16, Phone: 055 265 4644

www.larotondacecconi.it

Old Review: MikeB from OH, 2006, #1876, "A nice place for a good pizza off the beaten path in Florence."

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Florence, Santa Maria Novella: L'Osteria di Giovanni

Via del Moro, 22, Phone: 055 284897

www.osteriadigiovanni.com

Closing day: Tuesday

Old Review: jan55612 from MN, 2010, #3616, "During our one month stay in Florence, we ate at Osteria di Giovanni three wonderful times."

Old Review: Pokey from MA, 2009, #3229, "Delicious Tuscan food, friendly and helpful staff."

Old Review: hoftraveler from VA, 2008, #2931, "Small, welcoming, informal but nicely decorated, with varied menu of well prepared dishes. Very convenient to Ponte Vecchio and Via dei Tornabuoni hotels."

Old Review: MikeB from OH, 2006, #1878, "Very nice moderate to expensive restaurant with very good quality of food and service."

Old Review: Kathy, Dreamofitaly.com from DC, 2005, #1842, "From the son of the founder of Il Latini, a fantastic new restaurant just steps away from Latini -- with delicious food and an even better attitude."

Old Review: Kevin Clark from Italy, 2005, #1785, "A great meal and excellent service, but next time I'll try harder to get a menu in Italian!"

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Florence, Santa Maria Novella: Osteria Bella Donne

Via Delle Belle Donne 16r, Phone: 055 2382609

Sydneygirl from Australia, 2011, #3756, "Excellent Rustic Trattoria"

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Florence, Santa Maria Novella: Ristorante Buca Mario

Piazza Ottaviani 16r

Old Review: Jane from CA, 2006, #2151, "We went here for lunch and the food was quite good and the staff pleasant, but we felt that it was overly expensive for a lunch meal."

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Florence, Santa Maria Novella: Ristorante-Rosticceria La Spada

Via della Spada, 62r, Phone: 055.218757

www.laspadaitalia.com

Old Review: Kevin Clark from Italy, 2005, #1778, "A very nice rosticceria convenient to Piazza S. M. Novella, Ognissanti, and Via Tornabuoni."

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Florence, Santa Maria Novella: Trattoria 13 Gobbi/13 Hunchbacks

Via Del Porcellana, Phone: 055 284015

www.casatrattoria.com

Sydneygirl from Australia, 2011, #3753, "Lovely atmosphere-tuscan food"

Old Review: cct77 from UK, 2004, #961, "We found the service to be rude, the food to be average and the hygiene standards to be low. There are many lovely Florentine restaurants - this is not one."

Old Review: Joseph from CT, 2003, #685, "Slick decor, good food -- and the unmistakable goal of "turning" the tables. We felt rushed for the first time ever in Italy."

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Florence, Santa Maria Novella: Trattoria Croce al Trebbio

Via delle Belle Donne, 49r, Phone: 55 28 7089

anita1956 from CA, 2012, #3956, "A Meal in a Tourist Ghetto"

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Florence, Santa Maria Novella: Trattoria della Croce di Trebbe

Via delle Belle Donne

Old Review: David from NY (moderator), 2001, #49, "Nice trattoria."

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Florence, Santa Maria Novella: Trattoria Palle D'Oro

Via Sant' Antonio, 43/45r, Phone: 055 288383

Old Review: jan55612 from MN, 2010, #3698, "Inexpensive, good food, in a great location near the Mercato Centrale."

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Florence, Santa Maria Novella: Trattoria Sostanza

25r via le Porcellana, Phone: 055 212691

Closing day: Saturday and Sunday

Robert Rainey from CA, 2011, #3730, "Its been there for something like 100 years, great steak"

Old Review: AlliK from DC, 2005, #1289, "Good food and fun atmosphere (though not the best steak I've had...)"

Old Review: Robert Rainey from CA, 2004, #866, "Best steak in Florence - out of 3 this trip - maybe best in my life."

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Florence, SS Annunziata: .Gelato: Carabe

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2003, #1669, "Delicious gelato especially the fruit flavors"

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Florence, SS Annunziata: GELATO: Carabe

Via Ricasoli 60/r, Phone: 055.289476

Old Review: Pauline from NM (moderator), 1999, #64, "Some of the best Gelato I've ever had."

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Florence, SS Annunziata: Gran Caffe San Marco

Piazza San Marco

Closing day: Sunday

Old Review: gardenlady from USA, 2005, #1766, "A cafe for a home away from home."

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Florence, SS Annunziata: Perseus

Piazza Liberte, viale Don Minzoni

Old Review: Kenn from CO, 2005, #1770, "Most indifferent staff I have seen outside of NYC."

Old Review: tuscanartist from Italy, 2004, #1092, "The Florentine's favorite place to eat a true bistecca."

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Florence, SS Annunziata: Ristorante da Mimmo

Via S. gallo, 57-59r, Phone: 055.481030

Old Review: KenC from MA, 2004, #925, "Charming restaurant with intimate atmosphere and wonderful food."

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Florence, Uffizi: .CAFFE: Caffe Italiano

Via della Condotta 56r, Phone: 055/291082

www.caffeitaliano.it

Closing day: Monday

Old Review: Amarena from NY, 2006, #1956, "Centrally located bar/cafe with good food and charm."

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Florence, Uffizi: Antico Fattore

Via Lambertesca 1-3r, Phone: 055.288.975

www.mega.it/antico.fattore

Closing day: Sunday

Old Review: Monica Pileggi from MD, 2006, #1913, "Nice little Trattoria with good food"

Old Review: Sandra from UK, 2005, #1544, "Friendly, typically Tuscan restaurant."

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Florence, Uffizi: Buca del Orafo

Volta dei Girolami, 28r, Phone: 055.213619

Closing day: Sunday & Monday

Old Review: Robert Rainey from CA, 2004, #836, "Great place near the Ponte Vecchio for traditional Tuscan fare."

Old Review: Michele from CA, 2004, #785, "Cozy Spot for dining with Florentines"

Old Review: Tom from CA, 2001, #42, "The food was great with very friendly service."

Old Review: Amy from MA (moderator), 2001, #41, "Tiny place is right near the Ponte Vecchio and has wonderful food."

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Florence, Uffizi: CAFFE: Rivoire

Piazza Signoria

Old Review: Colleen from CA (moderator), 2003, #575, "THE place for coffee or tea (or pastries) in the Piazza!"

Old Review: Pauline from NM (moderator), 1999, #63, "Famous caffe on the Piazza della Signoria with the Uffizi Museum and the copy of the Michelangelo's David statue."

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Florence, Uffizi: Da Ganino

Piazza dei Cimatori, Phone: 055.214.125

Old Review: David from NY (moderator), 2001, #50, "Decent restaurant, not brilliant, centrally located close to the Piazza della Signoria."

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Florence, Uffizi: Gelateria dei Neri

Via dei Neri 20-22, Phone: 055210034

Old Review: sw from USA, 2009, #3267, "the best gelato in Florence"

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Florence, Uffizi: GELATO: Perche No!

Via dei Tavolini, 19r

Old Review: Colleen from CA (moderator), 2001, #66, "GELATO: Recommended as the best Gelato in Florence after extensive research. Off Via dei Calzaiuoli near Piazza della Signoria. "

Florence, Uffizi: I' Cche' c'è c'è

Via Magalotti 11r, Phone: 055-216-589

www.trattoriaicchecece.com

Closing day: Monday

GailS from MA, 2013, #4065, "Great family run restaurant in the historic center"

GailS from MA, 2011, #3814, "Great, straightforward Tuscan food."

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Florence, Uffizi: I Fratellini

via dei Cimatori, 38r

Old Review: Suzanne Ferrio from USA, 2005, #1558, "Want to eat a sandwich and drink prosecco while standing in the street like a local? Here's a place to do just that."

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Florence, Uffizi: Il Boccale

Borgo SS. Apostoli 33, Phone: 055.283384

Old Review: Geralyn from CT, 2005, #1410, "Cozy neighborhood restaurant with one very enthusiastic waiter, terrific pastas and complimentary digestivi. Full of repeat customers."

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Florence, Uffizi: Osteria Del Porcellino

Via Val di Lamona, 7-9r, Phone: 055.264148

Old Review: KenC from MA, 2004, #931, "Enjoy a fabulous lunch in a relaxed atmosphere--highly recommended!"

Old Review: lkmaloney from PA, 2004, #877, "Difficult to find,one waiter for an entire room of tables, the food was good but we had food just as good other places without the frustration!"

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Florence, Uffizi: Osteria Vini e Vecchi Sapori

Via dei Magazzini, 3r, Phone: 055.293045

www.vinievecchisapori.it

Closing day: Monday

Old Review: Kevin Clark from Italy, 2005, #1775, "A tiny osteria with a small but excellent menu. Antipasti and soups were especially good."

Old Review: Robert Rainey from CA, 2004, #837, "Great little Osteria."

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Florence, Uffizi: Paoli

Via Tavolini 12r, Phone: 055.216215

Closing day: Tuesday/Month of August

Old Review: Kim and Rain from NJ, 2001, #54, "I know people feel it's a bit touristy but I've had two good decent meals there and besides, I love their salad."

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Florence, Uffizi: Pennello

via Dante Alighieri, 4r, Phone: 055 294 848

Closing day: Sunday evenings and all day Monday

Old Review: Barbara (and Art) from Italy, 2009, #3331, "A charming little restaurant with great food"

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Florence, Uffizi: Ristorante del Fagioli

Corso dei Tintori 47, Phone: 055 244285

Jeff Whiteaker from Slovakia, 2011, #3836, "Definitely a place to check out for good, honest, simple Tuscan cuisine."

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Florence, Uffizi: Ristorante il Bargello

Pizza Della Signoria, 4r, Phone: 055.214071

www.ilbargello.it

Closing day: Monday

Old Review: cindylearuth from AK, 2007, #2747, "Nice restaurant close to the Uffizi museum."

Old Review: Earline from TN, 2006, #1990, "Great Ortolano pizza served by distinguished looking waiter wearing a red blazer."

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Florence, Uffizi: Ristorante Pizzeria la Bussola

Via Porta Rossa 58/r, Phone: 055.293376

Old Review: Tom from CA, 2001, #43, "Pizza was very good. "

Florence, Uffizi: Ristorante Toto

Borgo SS Apostoli 6/r, Phone: 055 212096

www.ristorantetoto.it

Closing day: Wednesday

Sydneygirl from Australia, 2011, #3754, "Great trattoria with wood fire oven"

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Florence, Uffizi: Trattoria Nella

Via delle Terme 19r, Phone: 055.218925

Old Review: Goldengate from CA, 2005, #1816, "Disappointing trattoria that didn't take much pride in its food."

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Florence, Uffizi: Trattoria Roberto

Via Dei Castellani, 4R, Phone: 055.218822

Closing day: Wednesday

Old Review: colleenk from MA, 2005, #1275, "Mediocre food in a city full of great restaurants."

Old Review: Alexandra from FL, 2004, #915, "Tutti bene!"

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