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Osteria Il Mostrino

Via Borgo Ognissanti, 141/R, Florence, Italy
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Ranked #639 of 1,967 Restaurants in Florence
Price range: $36 - $47
Thu - Fri 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Wed 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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Melbourne, Australia
18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

This restaurant was a short distance from my hotel and happily it opened at 6.30pm. I had a simple meal of ribollita soup (made in-house) which was all that I wanted for an early and light meal. It was excellent. That, with just mineral water to drink and a quiet ambience at that time of the evening, made a solo... More 

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50 reviews 50 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

That above says enough, doesn't it? 😉 We loved the food so much -- the Florentine Steak was huge & cooked to perfection! The Vongole Aglio Olio was amazing simplicity that was such a delight on the palate! And the Grilled Chicken was superb as well... Just writing this is making me hungry and longing for a trip back to... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014 via mobile

Popped in this restaurant and was happy about the food and the service. Had seasonal menu of wild boar pasta , veal chops and traditional florentine soup with Tuscan bread . Also great service by our waiter who thought us a little Italian . Worth dropping by ,

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Rome, Italy
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82 reviews 82 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

Since I was attending two events at the nearby opera house and wanted to eat before the performances (rather than afterwards) I've eaten at this place for two consecutive evenings. They are already open at 6:30pm and they serve a decent meal. I tried typical Florentine dishes and was not disappointed. I would only suggest to the cook to take... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We were in Florence for four nights and wanted to try typical Florentine dishes. The food was excellent. We had ribollita, florentine white bean soup with pasta, and pasta pomodoro. The food was fresh and delicious. The service was terrific. The prices were not outrageous. This is a great restaurant for delicious Florentine food.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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64 reviews 64 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

When visiting Firenze, I always stay at either the Hotel Executive or the Fenice Palace Hotel---just to be close to the Borgo Ognisanti---the street on which you will find my two favorite Florentine eateries: Il Mostrino and Il Profeta. I visited Il Mostrino the first week of October--with three friends---and I ate the same things I always do: Insalata di... More 

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Fort Lauderdale
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80 reviews 80 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

If you want an authentic Florentine steak, away from the typical tourist traps, then this is the best place. We were delighted that we were able to dine on the early side (most restaurants open much later). The service was very professional. The house wine was excellent. Our appetizer was sort of like a pate, somewhat similar to chopped liver,... More 

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We ate here this week following a recommendation from our hotel . While it was ok, we would not rush back. The staff were friendly and efficient and the food was fine ( I had a pasta dish and my husband had chicken ) but overall not very exciting and there are many better options .

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Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Out looking for somewhere local to eat and we came across this lovely little osteria. It doesn't look as grand as some of the upmarket places further along the road but don't let that put you off. It's a homely family run restaurant and our waiter was the son who greeted us warmly and settled us at a table inside... More 

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Mexborough England
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77 reviews 77 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

The first evening if Florence, not wanting to go far from the hotel we came across this Osteria, it was a warm night and had four empty seats outside. This is a family restaurant Father, Daughter & Son, daughter and son were waiting on. We had a couple of nice bottles of Chianti Rufino at 14 euros each. a selection... More 

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Additional Information about Osteria Il Mostrino

Address: Via Borgo Ognissanti, 141/R, Florence, Italy
Phone Number: +39-055-2398704
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 36 - 47
Cuisine: Italian

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