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The Red Garter

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Address: Via De' Benci 33r/35r, 50122, Florence, Italy
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+39 055 248 0909
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11:30 am - 4:00 am
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Sun 11:30 am - 4:00 am
Mon - Sat 4:00 pm - 4:00 am
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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A piece of Florentine history and one of the first American bars of its...

A piece of Florentine history and one of the first American bars of its kind in Italy. Evenings dedicated to karaoke, live music and the dj-set, not to mention the excellent choice of beers and the delicious cocktails. The steakhouse is open until late at night and also offers many Tuscan specialities. International live sport, special events… all included in the free entrance. A must for anyone who wants to get to know Florence.

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Better than its name implies

If one wishes a change from Italian cuisine and is desirous of a decent burger (beef, chicken or vegetarian), this pub/resutaurant fills the need. Been here in Firenze a long... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
calvero
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Long island, New York
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Long island, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If one wishes a change from Italian cuisine and is desirous of a decent burger (beef, chicken or vegetarian), this pub/resutaurant fills the need. Been here in Firenze a long time. Is open long hours and don't quite recall but I think 7 days/week. Burgers are done well, staff is attentive, wifi is free and connects immediately, and the location... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting The Red Garter was probably one of my FAVOURITE things we did on our European Contiki trip! The joy and happiness from everyone singing along to the Karaoke performances was liberating! I would go back to Florence just to have another night at The Red Garter, drinks were yummy and well-priced as well! Many great memories were made here... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The wings are amazing the people are awesome the drinks are awesome! I always ordered the BBQ wings with fries and I loved their sex on the table drink! Lots of study abroad students there.

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Tappan, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016

I was at this bar in 1972 as young person. I returned this November for nostalgias sake. When I first went in, I didn't recognize it. I almost left, but then I stopped and asked the waiter if this bar existed in the 70's. He said the room I was in didn't but the room next door did. He called... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016

We got wings here and they were undercooked....which is almost unforgivable, but also maybe our first mistake was getting food here. My friends came here quite often, myself only once. It's loud, the floors sticky, the drinks cheap...all the comforts at home for students studying abroad. Funny to watch people on kareoke and I totally see why people come here.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

It was nice to have a break from all the Italian food as yum as that is. The staff were very friendly and the food hit the spot! Karaoke was great even so packed! As a female, I would avoid the bar later on in the night as the guys can be very forthcoming -later found out it was a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

Definitely a great spot to grab some food for anyone wanting a little slice of home. Food is great, service is even better.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

Always a great time here at Red Garter. Great food, very nice and helpful staff. It is a must visitt

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016

We popped into the Red Garter and discovered a much needed Americana. The food, beer, drinks and the employees were all amazing! For all Americans this is a must stop place!

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Thank Chuck S
Eleonora_Calamini, Marketing and Communications Manager at The Red Garter, responded to this review

Dear Chuck Thank you for coming to see us. Even though we are in the very centre of Florence, we take pride in offering authentic American food, from the ingredients that we use to the way we cook it. Our staff thanks you for your great review. Hope to see you again in the near future. Kind regards Eleonora Calamini... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

Had been to the Red garter about 34 years ago, so decided to visit and walk down memory lane. The staff were really friendly and the food was fantastic and great value for money. Highly recommend

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Eleonora_Calamini, Marketing and Communications Manager at The Red Garter, responded to this review

Dear customer We are very happy that you found the place just as great as it's always been. It's wonderful for us to have people coming back to visit us after so many years. Take care and see you soon! Best regards Eleonora Calamini Marketing and Communications Manager More 

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