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Lungarno del Tempio, 52, 50121 Florence, Italy
+39 0552343693
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6:30 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 pm - 1:00 am
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 88
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  • 81
    Very good
  • 35
    Average
  • 19
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Pretty Good

stayed next door at the Grand Mediterraneo. Was too tired to go anywhere else so just ate next door. Free WiFi. Good Food. Good Prices. Good Service.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 16, 2014
tammybearx3
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Brooklyn, New York
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230 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 NEW

Next to Hotel Mediterranio (forget having food there please), this was my only choice for dinner but Voila after 1st day I made it my deliberate choice. This place serves lovely food topped with excellent service. Must try

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Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Food is OK but the staff are honestly a disaster...three girls waiting on tables with their daily chit chat taking of more importance...the chefs wandering about in the dirty whites on their mobile phones and being totally ignored in between courses..by the time you get dessert you wished you had brought along your pillow from the hotel next door.

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Alessandro F, Direttore at Outside Bistrot, responded to this review
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Gentile Cliente, innanzitutto la ringrazio per essere stato ospite nel nostro locale, dopodichè ci tengo a porgerle le mie più... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

So after a long fun-filled day, we were too exhausted to go anywhere or eat anything. Well, maybe I should disclose that I was the only one not hungry, because the hubs needed a snack/munchie. There’s not much around our hotel sans this place. A carryout margherita pizza and a soda were what we got. The margherita pizza wasn’t the... More 

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Hobart, Australia
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Whilst the food was reasonable at a fair price the service was poor. It was impersonal. If you want quick food with no chit chat aka a fast food outlet then this place might suit.. But it wasn't for us :( Peter Appleton Hobart Australia

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NYC
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

I was very tempted to eat at this restaurant, but it seemed very dirty. I never saw anyone at this place anyway.

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Alessandro F, Direttore at Outside Bistrot, responded to this review
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Carissimo signore/a, non capisco sinceramente come lei possa giudicare un ristorante guardandolo da lontano e come è possibile che le... More 

Brooklyn, New York
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41 reviews 41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

stayed next door at the Grand Mediterraneo. Was too tired to go anywhere else so just ate next door. Free WiFi. Good Food. Good Prices. Good Service.

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Tartu, Estonia
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113 reviews 113 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

Just next door from hotel Grand Mediterraneo. Open until 24.00 pm. Very good pizzas and other italian dishes for quick and valuable eating.

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Ocala, Florida
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198 reviews 198 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I were staying at the hotel next door. We had been touring the sights of Florence all day, and were ready for dinner. I don't like eating in hotels, but we didn't want walk anymore or take a cab. Someone at the hotel recommended the Outside, right next to the hotel. This is a modern, busy little... More 

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Right next to the hotel we stayed in. Good menu with good choices, food was fab and very reasonably priced. Pleasant and attentive staff.

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United Arab Emirates
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We stopped by on the way to our hotel, Ville Sullarno. Still on our bikes, we were going through the menu posted right outside the restaurant when one of the staff came out asking to move our bicycles out of the way. Ignoring her rude tone, we moved our bicycle to one side still trying to read the menu. This... More 

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Alessandro F, Direttore at Outside Bistrot, responded to this review
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Egregio Signore, sono dispiaciuto che lei si sia sentito "trattato male" dal nostro staff, ma credo, anzi, sono sicuro che... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Lungarno del Tempio, 52, 50121 Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +39 0552343693

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 28 - 34
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
6:30 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
6:30 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 pm - 1:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?