We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Golden View

Via Vicolo del Canneto, 2, 50122 Florence, Italy
Golden View
Write a Review

35 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    12
    11
    6
    2
    4
See reviews for
4
17
Solo
0
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room Tips
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (35)
  • Mar-May only
    (11)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (10)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (9)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (5)
All months
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Beautiful view to the Arno river and Ponte Vecchio bridge. Food and service was in real five star experience. They also have live jazz music that made the visit Perfect. Our best meal and evening in Florence was at the Golden view restaurant and open bar. Highly recommended!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brooklyn
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant had a beautiful view if the ponte vecchio and Arno river at night. It's a trendy atmosphere with great food, friendly staff, and wonderful dining experience. Try the florentine steak (they charge by kilos) and the risotto del mare.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Nottingham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

I visited the golden view with a few friends on a university trip. The staff were excellent seating us next to the jazz band in our own private area whilst serving free canapes. The cocktails were delicious and well priced at 8 euros. I would definitely recommend the golden view if not for the view, for the cocktails.

Was this review helpful? Yes
London
Level Contributor
20 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Stunning location and worth visiting the bar for a drink (service is slow so allow extra time). But the food is unexceptional in the restaurant. Again, the staff are fine but it takes time to get their attention and we needed to ask for things like more drinks and the bill twice.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Charlottesville, VA
Level Contributor
90 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

this restaurant has a wonderful location on the river just down from the old bridge. We arrived with no reservation but were seated by the window understanding that there was a reservation there at 8:45 which gave us a good two hours to enjoy. They opened the window to let in the lovely evening breeze. Our waiter gave us excellent... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

The best fish I've had in my entire life (and I grew up in Greece!). Absolutely magnificent food, view, and service. The Serbian waiter (Sasa?) was attentive, very knowledgable and helpful, and friendly. Gave us some amazing food and wine recommendations. The live music is a great touch as well. The best place for special occassions.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Northants, England
Level Contributor
9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

My husband and I booked to eat at the restaurant in honour of our 10th wedding anniversary and when we first sat down I was genuinely impressed by the amazing view of Ponte Vecchio. The service was passable but not great. The food didn't have a genuine Italian feel and mains did not come with any sides which made it... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

wonderful decor , friendly staff , delicious food and a view to die for ! We wondered in from the street not having made a booking as our table had been given to others at another establishment. We were made very welcome and only had to wait 5 minutes during which time we were given a delicious glass of proscecco... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
113 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

My wife and I stumbled across this bar on our way to a pre booked restaurant. We were early and wanted a little aperitif. The waiter was friendly and although the music (& its volume) was a little more suited to the young American couples sat at the bar, we made our way through the bar area to the seating... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Vancouver, Canada
Level Contributor
25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013 via mobile

My wife and I celebrated our significant anniversary in this fine establishment on May 20th. Our hotel phoned and made a booking and we had a wonderful table by the window with a view of Ponte Vecchio that was fabulous. Our waiter was extremely attentive and helped us pick a wonderful Burnello which he artistically and deftly aerated coating and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

3 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (3)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Hotels you might also like...
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities