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Trattoria Gargani

Via del Moro, 48/r, 50123 Florence, Italy
+39 055 2398898
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Ranked #352 of 1,966 restaurants in Florence
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Trattoria storica nel centro di Firenze a due passi da ponte vecchio e Via de' Tornabuoni. Famosa per la buona cucina, l'allegria e l'arte che si respira. Ogni piatto è creato con cura, colori e petali di fiori. I prodotti sono di alta qualità e sempre freschi e stagionali. Tra i piatti più famosi i Garganelli zafferano e gamberi, gli Spaghetti Donna Karen, il Pollo senape e asparagi e la famosa Bistecca alla Fiorentina.
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Houston, Texas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I ate here 15 years ago on a friend's advice, and he wasn't wrong then. I ate here again last week, and the food was still great. We split a Tuscan steak that was enough meat for four people. The cheese cake is still the best ever. And as always, the funky atmosphere was great.

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Pasadena
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74 reviews 74 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

This restaurant was suggested to us by friends who had eaten here. We were greeted warmly and treated with kindness and respect by all staff. It was our first dinner out in Florence. We started with bruschetta with buffalo mozzarella, followed by the pasta with porcini mushrooms and their signature pasta with citrus flavored sauce. Both were delicious. Salads next... More

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Cleveland
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163 reviews 163 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The décor of this restaurant is unusual, to say the least, certainly in the room where we were seated. Somewhat weird--not in a bad way--murals cover the walls. The owners are very accommodating and personable, and the food is quite good. There are several good veal dishes to choose from; I went with the veal and avocado, which was very... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

My wife and I had our first meal in Italy at Trattoria Gargani. Half-way through her main course, she said, "this is the best meal I have ever had." We shared a salad and then my wife had the pesto pasta and the veal with avocado. I got pasta with spicy tomato sauce and then the fillet with green pepper... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant was highly recommended by a friend who frequents Florence. Thank goodness we had our hotel keep calling for a reservation ( they are not open for lunch so nobody there to answer phone) We started with beef carpaccio which was sliced thicker than normal...FABULOUS, we could actually taste the flavor of the meat and cheese!! For our dinner... More

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Frankenmuth, Michigan
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

The place was great, had the ravioli. Very unique interior, warm and inviting. The staff hustles to make sure you are enjoying your visit. The food alone makes it a great spot, the mood of the place is just an added bonus! Excellent!

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4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Our concierge recommended this place and it was the best. I ordered the veal with avocado and a creme and truffle oil sauce. I wanted to lick my plate it was so good. If I had not ordered bruchetta which was also very good for my appetizer, I would have ordered a second plate. I had the cheese cake which... More

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TrattoriaGargani, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Trattoria Gargani, responded to this review

Dear Kay H, Thank you for the nice review! We hope you'll have the time to come back to our Restaurant and try all the other amazing dishes ! Best Regards, Trattoria Gargani Via del Moro More

San Francisco, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Our concierge recommended this place for dinner. We enjoyed everything. Appetizers were excellent as was the meal and wine. Would highly recommend to anyone that loves a great Tuscan meal. Would love to go back, but so many other places to try!

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TrattoriaGargani, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Trattoria Gargani, responded to this review

Dear EZD92, Thanks for the nice review! We hope you'll enjoy your time in Florence, and to welcome you back in our Restaurant soon! Kind Regards Trattoria Gargani Via del Moro More

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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103 reviews 103 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

The Westin congierge recommended Gargani when we asked if he would suggest a Trattoria nearby. The restaurant was a short walk from the Westin. The congierge made a last minute reservation and we were seated right away. I ordered spicy pasta with meat sauce and my husband had potato ravioli. Both were very good. We shared a breaded veal cutlet... More

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TrattoriaGargani, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Trattoria Gargani, responded to this review

Dear TahitiZ, Thanks for the nice review, we're happy everything went well and do hope to welcome you back soon! Kind Regards Trattoria Gargani Via del Moro More

Acworth, Georgia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I had dinner with my colleague this evening at Gargani...it was a light dinner but very good. We started of with the bruschetta (we shared it), which had a delicious soft (not runny) delicious cheese as well as the usual pomodoro, and also with a good helping of arugula which was quite good. I had the Pasta "Magnifico", which was... More

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TrattoriaGargani, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Trattoria Gargani, responded to this review

Dear GaryvM, Thanks for your review, we are happy you liked our restaurant and most of all our food. Best Regards Trattoria Gargani Via del Moro More

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