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Firenze By Night

1429 Stockton St, San Francisco, CA 94133 (North Beach)
(415) 392-8485
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Ranked #230 of 4,950 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
Neighborhood: North Beach
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
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English first
Top Contributor
108 reviews 108 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 NEW

We were in town on business and our company took us to this restaurant for dinner. Therefore, I cannot comment on the prices of the food. However, a glass of wine was around $7.50, so it wasn't priced too much out of line with other restaurants. Salad was not really what I prefer, but was good. The bread was excellent.... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

If you want a large portion of uninspiring looking and tasting pasta then this might be for you. The waiter was dismissive the food inelegant and the wine which the waiter promised was so good he would drink it himself was dire ...hope he enjoyed what we left. We were in and out in 30 minutes and took ourselves round... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We were seven people, a big family sitting for dinner. i over look the restaurant at tripadvisor and at their website (http://firenzebynight.ypguides.net/)before arriving and it looked great. when I arrived i was suprise to find out that the prices of all dishes are almost twice the prices on the website. for example, the "Bruschetta" costs 7$ and not 3.45$ as... More

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Seattle, Washington
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42 reviews 42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

It's like going to Italy for the night to have dinner with your Italian uncle Sergio. I have not been to this restaurant in 19 years. Sergio hugged me and asked about my family, like it was last week. The food is amazing. Have the gnocchi. it gets very crowded. If you like quiet dining. Go later, or get the... More

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Walnut Creek, California, USA
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51 reviews 51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Firenze was chosen for its location near to Beach Blanket Babylon, but it is a spot one would go to just for the wonderful food it serves. My chiropractor had recommended it when I was moaning about the fact that eggplant parmesan is an order from the past in most East Bay restaurants. Not here. The best I have ever... More

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Reno, Nevada
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63 reviews 63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

After a horrible experience at sato mare, with the recommendation of our consierge, we walked in, place was busy yet the barman (Mike I believe..),greeted us and promptly took care of us rushing a waiter to get a table ready and cleaned, service was OK at best, the menu from their website had prices very outdated ( 20-30% ), we... More

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San Francisco, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We have been dining at this restaurant for years! The ambience and service has not changed! Sergio has been over the years taken care of customer like family! His son Paulo follows well in his foot steps! The dishes are always excellent! Pasta dishes are the way mama use to serve! I continue to be a customer because the food... More

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Gothenburg, Sweden
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Very good pasta in nice atmosphere. I had hard time to understand the waiter's Italian or was it English but that was my fault since I'm not native Italian or English speaker and I'm in the Italian district of San Francisco. It helped a lot to give the perfect atmosphere. Had Lingione vongole that was excellent and som well matched... More

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Queensbury, New York
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102 reviews 102 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We went to Firenze on recommendation of our hotel concierge when we asked for a good Italian restaurant in North Beach. We were given three to choose from and Firenze fit our taste best as we were looking for traditional fare. We were seated quickly even without reservations. This was probably due to us picking an early dinner hour. The... More

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Bend, Oregon
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78 reviews 78 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

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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