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La Capannina Bistrot

#113 of 2,023 Restaurants in Florence
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Via Sant'Antonino 49 R, 50123 Florence, Italy
328 2277842
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  • 99
    Excellent
  • 43
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 4
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Amazing lunch

It's a really small place but you will feel at home and all the dishes are made at the moment. The quality is amazing and the prices are really low considering that you are few minutes walk from the central square. It's worth to be here at least for a lunch during your visit in Florence.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 21, 2015
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Leeds
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

We selected this place as it had a good Trip Advisor score & was an easy walk from our hotel. It did not match the reviews. It is more like a café & very basic. We ordered the spaghetti with fresh tuna - there was very little tuna and it was of the tinned variety, so not as described. My... More 

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

It's a really small place but you will feel at home and all the dishes are made at the moment. The quality is amazing and the prices are really low considering that you are few minutes walk from the central square. It's worth to be here at least for a lunch during your visit in Florence.

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Fort Smith MT
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37 reviews 37 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I had the tuna spaghetti and half lite of wine for 11.5 and it was the best spaghetti of my life. Definately make it a stop. My mouth is happy.

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Florence, Italy
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

great fresh meal for incredible price you will hardly find somewhere else in the very center of Florence. I love their spaghetti allo scoglio (the sea food). actually any pasta is always good as well as their tagliata with rucola and grana. I also appreciate that it is a family business that works like a well oiled machine. all thumbs... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We had carbonara, Bolognese and aglio olio and they were all super good!!! (: the aglio olio is a little oily, but otherwise the taste was really nice (:

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73 reviews 73 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Had amazing pasta with some wine. Very big portions and a great price. Would definitely recommend. I don't speak any Italian but got by with the waitress with a mix of Spanish and English. Will probably return.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Read the reviews on tripadvisor and as my hotel is just opposite the restaurant, decided to Try it out. Didn't fail to disappoint. I ordered a spegatti dish and my husband had the risotto. Portions were super big and We thought we would not be able to finish it but it was so good that though we were pretty full... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We came across this place after restaurants in the adjacent market were closed. It's a small place with a cafe feel and is clearly popular with locals. We each had a pasta dish which was delicious and unbelievably cheap for the area (around 5-7 euros). We returned there the following day and weren't disappointed. Some family and friends of the... More 

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Busan, South Korea
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

A real local foods restaurant!!! Reasonable price, delicious and wide variety of foods and good service. Definitely, I will visit only this restaurant if I go Florence once more!!! I'm sure that this is the best restaurant in Florence. U will never regret to visit here.^^

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Toronto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We ran into this place on our way and we thought we should try it out . the place was full and he said it will be 20 min but then found us a place anyway. The pasta was the best pasta I had in Italy so far and good portions . it is like real home made pasta .... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Sant'Antonino 49 R, 50123 Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: 328 2277842

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

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