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Il Vegetariano

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Via delle Ruote, 30r, 50129 Florence, Italy
055-475-030
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Wholesome veggie fare in friendly restaurant

Off the tourist track, this restaurant was recommended by the landlord of apartment we rented who regularly went for lunch. Luckily he did explain how it worked as it was a bit confusing. You write what you want, pay cashier and collect food from counter. This all took place in a very small area... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 7, 2015
Stephen B
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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 via mobile

This was a lovely little find for us! Great food, service and I loved the decor The menu was varied and girls serving were really friendly

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Norrkoping, Sweden
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43 reviews 43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Good idea to have a rustic vegetarian restaurant. But to be honest nothing so special. Busy, low and anything colourful at all. It was just an experience, but you can do it better. However I will give them another chance next time in Firenze.

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Off the tourist track, this restaurant was recommended by the landlord of apartment we rented who regularly went for lunch. Luckily he did explain how it worked as it was a bit confusing. You write what you want, pay cashier and collect food from counter. This all took place in a very small area which added to initial confusion. Staff... More 

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Lyon, Rhone-Alpes, France
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

The restaurant has healthy vegetarian food that is delicious. The way it worked was a little confusing, because it is self-service (you order at the register and then pick up your meal at the counter), but it worked well for us. It was nice break from heavy pasta and pizza dishes.

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Guangzhou, China
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13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Simple and genuine veggie food, kind service (but you got to go to get your food at kitchen stand). Cute garden open also in winter. No reservations accepted.

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Jerusalem, Israel
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13 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

If I end up eating rice with some veggies (seaweed too), then I can't rave about a restaurant. I eat rice and veggies at home all the time. When I go out to a restaurant, I'd like something more interesting. But the vegan options were limited. My spouse had a lasagna, but that was not whole grain pasta, which is... More 

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Florence, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

It's basically a self service restaurant, but the quality of the food is outstanding and the portions are generous. Everyday there's a slightly different menu so you can always try something new. I'm usually a meat eater, but I really enjoyed coming to this place.

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Singapore, Singapore
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Found this on tripadvisor and it was reasonably close to where we stayed (at Hotel Rapallo). The food was unusual (to us asians) but very good and tasty. We were lucky to come in and place our orders for an early lunch. The place started filling up rapidly and was alost full by the time we finished our meal. Price... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015 via mobile

Have eaten at here 4 times in 7 years, and I am pleased that the Quality and value remains unchanged. This last time I was traveling solo and the family style seating meant that I could share my meal with others. Bountiful portions of delicious food

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Siliguri, India
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

We wanted to try out a vegetarian restaurant, found this on Tripadvisor, and decided to try this out. An amazing place, great food, superb concept, and very friendly and helpful people (we could not understand a word of the menu, and they were kind enough to help us out)

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via delle Ruote, 30r, 50129 Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: 055-475-030

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 10
  • Cuisine: Vegan

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?