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Pizzeria Caffe Italiano

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Via Dell'Isola Delle Stinche 11/13 R, 50122 Florence, Italy
+39 055 289080
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Today
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

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  • 163
    Excellent
  • 144
    Very good
  • 44
    Average
  • 47
    Poor
  • 37
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Meat lover's dream!

Walked in off the street not knowing what to expect. We asked for the restaurant and were escorted through the buzzing pizzeria to a bustling area with a fridge of the type you find in butcher's shops, groaning with cuts of aged and delicious looking beef. The menu is replete with tempting Tuscan... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
Ian W
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Monmouth, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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English first
Monmouth, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
169 reviews 169 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Walked in off the street not knowing what to expect. We asked for the restaurant and were escorted through the buzzing pizzeria to a bustling area with a fridge of the type you find in butcher's shops, groaning with cuts of aged and delicious looking beef. The menu is replete with tempting Tuscan dishes but from the reverence with which... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Lets face it, apart from the ill informed tourist, you don't come to Florence to eat Pizza. It's the wrong region and there are many other fine local dishes you should be trying (have I mentioned steak?) However, we had read a lot of amazing things about this small Pizzeria, adjacent to it's sister Osteria (which I also hear is... More 

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Miami, Florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

This was a nice surprise. It is one of those places where locals find the best foods and they know their patrons by name. Walking distance from the Duomo, its an amazing, cozy excellent osteria (This from Wikipedia; An osteria (Italian pronunciation: [osteˈria]) in Italy was originally a place serving wine and simple food. Lately, the emphasis has shifted to... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

While in Florence Christmas week, we enjoyed lunch here so much that we returned 3 times. We dined in the Osteria which was in a quiet room in a 16th century palazzo. We had cheese and salami or veggies for a starter. The mozzarella was some of the best that I have ever had. We had pasta with ragu, pasta... More 

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Amman, Jordan
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

I tried the pizza and it was so nice and worth trying it but as for the meat I think there is better places,also tried the pasta with pumpkin but didn't like it too.So mainly it's a pizza place.

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Houston, Texas
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Food was good both times. Service was worse than terrible the second time. Request for a bottle of wine was ignored as was the request for the check, several times. Avoid the ordeal, there are too many great restaurants in Firenze.

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Absecon, NJ
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

My husband has always wanted to try the Bistecca Fiorentina at Osteria del Caffe Italiano on our previous trips to Florence, but I am not much of a steak eater and was not interested. On our most recent trip, however, he shared this dish with our daughter, an avowed meat lover. The steak is sold by weight, so the butcher... More 

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Petah Tiqwa, Israel
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89 reviews 89 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We saved this place for our last dinner in Florence, because the place is on the expensive side. But the atmosphere, service, quality of food- worth it. Also, the location is on a charming little street, close to many central attractions.

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Surrey
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We dined in the pizzeria, not the main restaurant next door. We stumbled across it walking around the side streets of Florence, from spotting a pizza on another diners table, we went straight in. The waiter wasn't the most friendly but we soon forgot that! Both pizzas we had were delicious - we spent two weeks in Italy (and ate... More 

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

I usually don't like to write bad reviews but I feel it necessary in this case. From start to finish (at the restaurant section that served mostly meats) was a bad experience. The waiters were impatient and rude with total lack of interest to our needs. We ordered a 1 kilo florentine steak that was highly recommended by a Florentine... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Dell'Isola Delle Stinche 11/13 R, 50122 Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +39 055 289080

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 13 - 39
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Steakhouse, Winery
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?