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Bistro del Mare

Via Lungarno Corsini 4, 50100 Florence, Italy
+39 055 2399224
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Ranked #247 of 1,990 Restaurants in Florence
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $34
Cuisines: Italian, Seafood, Pasta
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Our Fish Taver is located in a wonderful position, inside Palazzo Gianfigliazzi in Firenze, very close to Ponte Vecchio e next to Via Tornabuoni. It's a very modern place, accurte in every details, managed by young men who will make you feel at home. Bistro del Mare is the only restaurant in Florence that guarantees you great food at extremely affordable prices

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Very accommodating considering we arrived 10 min before they close for afternoon siesta. Try the grilled prawns- yummy!

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11 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

And the best risotto ever! Great service and nice music. I recommend 8 starters, wine and risotto). And it's better to reserve, because for reserved tables they have a better choice.

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Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We had a great dinner at this place. The restaurant has a cute and intimate atmosphere which is great if you want to have a romantic dinner for 2. We also enjoyed the great service they offer here. The waiters were really friendly and correct. Their seafood is to die for. The fish was of amazing quality. We had the... More

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Tring, Herts
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We almost missed the restaurant as it's not directly on the street but is through an archway. Having said that it was excellent - attractive decor and lots of space. The service was attentive but discreet. We were served a lovely amuse bouche before delicious starters - one was tiger prawns 'gratin' - having expected lots of sauce it was... More

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Florence, Italy
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Florence is not known for its seafood restaurants, so Bistrò del Mare is a pleasant surprise! The fish is fresh and creatively prepared. There is an excellent selection of appetizers, which can also be ordered as a tasting menu - a great way to try a variety of interesting dishes. We opted for the full 4-course tasting menu which we... More

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London, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Having spent the last 2 weeks travelling through Tuscany, this is a standout for quality, fresh seafood and service. And good price, we enjoyed the fixed price specials and ate for 5 for under 100 euro with wine. This place is on the Arno but has no views and is not on the tourist track, so is easily missed. Shame.... More

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luvPR
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

This is a great restaurant. Good service, delicious fish, and it was right next to our hotel! What more could we want?

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Milan, Italy
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

For those who do not eat red meat, here is the perfect solution. A few details could give a wrong impression: a menu printed on a plastic booklet and cheap table mats from the local outdoors market could convey a wrong first impression. The cuisine is excellent, the dishes are very well presented and the wine/liquors list is absolutely first... More

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Le Vesinet, France
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Good value for those wiling to eat something else than bistecca a la fiorentina Great place good choice of pesce dishes But as we arrive at 2 pm the staff seemed not too friendly the restaurant closed at 2 pm

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London, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

A superb fish restaurant and a million miles away from the traditional trattoria of yesterday. Very stylish, elegant restaurant on the North bank of the Arno. The fish was delicious. I had sea food couscous followed by turbot. Sara had spicy prawns followed by salt crusted bass.

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