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Trattoria Gargani

Via del Moro, 48/r, 50123 Florence, Italy
+39 055 2398898
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Ranked #336 of 1,941 Restaurants in Florence
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
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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Jhb
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21 reviews 21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW via mobile

brilliant little busy, viby spot, casual fun place. great menu. very easy to eat well. top veal chop, brilliant lobster pasta and pasta with truffles, line fish. brilliant local type spot. one of our best meals in italy and fun spot.

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Highland Park, Illinois
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7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

When traveling it's always nice to have a restaurant close to where you stay. If you're ever in the area of this restaurant, it is an excellent choice. We ordered the tomato bread soup, osso buco, their daily special of grilled pig, and lemon cake with vanilla gelato. All of it was excellent. However it you want the gelato experience,this... More

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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47 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We were intrigued by this spot, located very near our rental apartment, which seemed always to be busy. We tried it and were somewhat disappointed. It clearly caters to chic, young Italians and, as a result, is very loud. The food is cucina nuova and not that well done. The price/quality ratio is not good. Our Italian is pretty fair... More

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Calabasas, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The pasta with parm, pepper, and butter is in one word AMAZING, in two words FRICKEN AMAZING. Everyone says go for steak florentine but honestly skip it and just eat every pasta dish on the menu and finish it off with some limoncello..perfection

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Istanbul, Turkey
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21 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Trattoria Gargani, previously named as Garga, is a place not to be missed in Florence. I visit the city twice a year and of course Gargani too. Little hidden street, small restaurant, with art pieces to paintings on the walls...and the open kitchen! Pasta is a must, then depending on preference fish or meat, so delicious. Owners to the team,... More

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Palmetto, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We walked into Gargani's at 7:30 without a reservation and they were very accomodating. They found us a great table immediately. By 8PM there was a line forming outside. Reservations should be had, we were lucky. The bruschetta was very good, with a variety of toppings. The pasta was fresh and tasty. I had the "pasta scoglia" a seafood pasta... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Ate here during a family trip to Florence in Sept 2014. It was across the street (literally) from our hotel. We noticed each night it was packed with people, so we asked hotel staff to help book a table (highly recommended). Food was delicious, wine was great. Enjoyed the lively atmosphere and cheerful waitstaff. Only negative was when we were... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We first ate here 7 years ago. We have eaten here twice this trip. Good local restaurant. Good food,service and prices are good. Lots of energy to the place.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I decided to spend my final dinner on 22.9.14 in Florence at Gargani mainly based on all the exceptional experiences and reviews. Unrtunately, I was quite disappointed with my overall dining experience from the moment I sat down. No waiters/waitresses/manager said a word to me (other than taking my order), not a single smile the whole time I was there.... More

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Toronto
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Trattoria Gargani is a medium sized trattoria in central Florence. Interesting frescoes, outstanding pasta and friendly staff made for a very pleasant evening.

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