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Ristorante il Povero Pesce

Via Pier Fortunato Calvi 8R, 50137 Florence, Italy
055 671218
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Ranked #802 of 1,970 Restaurants in Florence
Cuisines: Chowder
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Turin, Italy
Top Contributor
258 reviews 258 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Oh yes ! I really had a great dinner in the Povero Pesce restaurant in Florence. I have been invited there by some friends and upon their suggestion we started with a big plate of fried "sardine", what is supposed to be a "poor" fish: it was really good, tasty, a gentle fish taste. And one thing to notice was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

I had an amazing experience in this resturant, the food was delicious, fresh and amazingly presented! And the service was on point; all the waiters and waitresses were so kind, patient and consideret, especially the tall blond waitress called Felicia! :-)

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Northants
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

Small intimate restaurant with a seafood menu. Langostine Gnoci great. I could have tried to eat another helping but I had ordered fish in lemon butter equally good. My wife had Prawns and grilled seasonal vegetables she loved every mouthful. Yes we would go back. Tried somewhere else on another night, only because we could not get a table before... More 

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Tokyo
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42 reviews 42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

Nice and small restaurant. Good quality food prepared in a pretty decent way. Unfortunately only big fishes for the grill when we were there, so even for 2 people it was not a viable option. Very good dessert from Gelateria Pizzo. Service below average, maybe they'd need 1 more person to serve. Wine choice.....forget it. They don't even know what... More 

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Florence, Italy
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

Food is good and the restaurant is small, quite and nice. quantity is ok, and kids are welcome We loved our dinner there

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Address: Via Pier Fortunato Calvi 8R, 50137 Florence, Italy
Phone Number: 055 671218
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence
Cuisine: Chowder

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