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Firenze By Night

1429 Stockton St, San Francisco, CA 94133 (North Beach)
(415) 392-8485
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Ranked #175 of 4,944 Restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $40
Sun - Mon 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: North Beach
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
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English first
Bend, Oregon
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74 reviews 74 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

Fettuccine with wild mushrooms was absolutely perfect. The award winning gnocchi was ok, but not great.. Needed a little more sauce or something. The mozzarella salad was excellent! Although the spumone was not made in house, it was great. Nothing like great traditional italian .

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Avoid this place unless you like old school, traditional, enormous portions. All the web sites rave over the Firenze gnocci. Well, it's nothing but an oversized plate of oversized gnocci in a very bland tomato cream sauce. They had absolutely no flavor and could have been so much better. My family also had the warm spinach salad with pine nuts... More

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I stopped here for dinner on a whim. I was hoping for a slightly more inspired menu (Italian with a California twist, perhaps), but that's not what this place is. It's straight up Italian classics. My boyfriend and I ordered the spinach ravioli (which was excellent) and the Papardelle with rabbit, which was also very good. We had tiramasu for... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Of all the Italians I could have chosen in San Fran, and I have the misfortune of having this one recommended to me by a concierge. Rushed & disinterested service ( turned around in less than 50 mins), stale bread, limp pasta, and a pesto sauce that is like no other I would wish to taste. On the plus side,... More

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75 reviews 75 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Had a reasonably priced meal. But my pasta with rabbit was lacking in any flavour. Husband said his veal special was good. It wasn't bad but it wasn't great either. I may have just chosen badly. Good service and buzzy atmosphere.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

My daughter and I arrived early (before 6) on a Friday night, dressed very casually after a day of exploring, as we didn't plan to go out. We got in right away, the service was exceptional, very friendly. House-made ravioli great, linguine excellent, peach sorbet sublime.

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Rapid City
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Went here on recommendation of my hotel concierge. Was not disappointed. Excellent service, food was tasty and creative (they had a special squash filled pasta that was outstanding). Wine choices excellent too. Went back later in the week with business associates and again, great service and food!

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Ardmore, Pennsylvania
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We appreciated the Trip Advisor recommendations who led us to a wonderful dinner at this restaurant. The waiters are very Italian, the menu very traditional, and the cooking very good. The seafood, polenta, warm spinach salad, and tiramisu were all excellent. On a Friday night we called for a reservation just before getting on a cable car to the restaurant... More

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Bucks Cty, PA
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53 reviews 53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 via mobile

Great service, reasonably priced food for a major city, and really delicious. I've dreamed about the pesto sauce I had in Italy 4 yrs ago that is very hard to find in the US...more of a creamy texture than oil based. It was delicious here. We split the Caesar salad...plentiful for 2 people. My daughter had the veg lasagna and... More

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Garden Valley, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Located on the edge of Chinatown and North Beach Italian communities, and around the corner from the famous Beach Blanket Babylon, the restaurant is better inside than deciding to go there from the outside. We were recommended by a friend who goes there often and were treated like long lost friends in an Italian way. Excellent service and food quality.... More

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