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Trattoria le Mossacce

#187 of 2,064 Restaurants in Florence
Certificate of Excellence
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Via del Proconsolo 55/r, 50122, Florence, Italy
+39 055 294361
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017

Second time here on our third visit to Florence. It's not flash and can be a bit cramped and chaotic, but its well worth the experience. It must be the tbone steak at 4 euros per 100gms, mine was 700gms and worth every euro! Wine great value by the litre too. Remember to book if you can and check opening... More 

Thank alan s
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33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Tasty, authentic, clean Fantastic homemade variety of food. Good house wine, good coffee and grappa Walk and eat as a local. Central, hidden, great value for money, genuine. We had great service as we were dining with locals that knew the owners. Happy meal A very lucky find in such a busy and touristic town! Yummm

Thank Amr E
Chatham, New Jersey
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

If you're hungry and desperate, this place may pass. Although there were plenty of tables in front, we were seated in the back near the toilets, where the kitchen was located. My wife had a chicken leg, and I can't even remember what I had, it was so mediocre. Walk the extra five blocks if necessary to find some place... More 

Thank wanderfar
Chicago, Illinois
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

This was our favorite meal in Florence. The steak was cooked perfectly and the places was jammed with locals. We should have come back a second time and didn't, shame on us

Thank Steven N
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

This rustic good restaurant is let down with waiting staff hurrying us up.We waited to get in and shared a table with another couple which was not a problem.I thought we were being hurried to settle bill due to others waiting but think it was as place was wanting to close at 1pm Food good buy couldn't relax finishing our... More 

Thank Marie O
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

Definitely a place worth visiting a second, or even third time. We initially only ordered 500g of the florentina steak, only to order 2 more times since it's so good (and not so pricy) other dishes are equally good. Don't worry so much about sharing table with other people, you won't have to talk to them if you don't want... More 

Thank Nguyen M
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90 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Well, of course, this is not the first time we have visited the fabulous Trattoria le Mossacce. If you are lucky enough to enjoy their food, it's just great. Because seating is limited, often you enjoy a conversation with other customers. This is my favourite restaurant in Florence.

Thank J0hnandAngela
Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

After 2 weeks of lots of pasta and pizza travelling around Italy a home style meal of steak was what we were after. As soon as we sat down we should have stood back up and walked out. We were seated with a table of elder men when there were other tables free. One of us ordered the veal involtini... More 

Thank AlanEaston
New York City, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

Tiny spot in the center of town filled with Italians (which is something you don't always see!). Prices are great, the food is good and the service is friendly and quick. The seating can be communal but that adds to the character of the place.

Thank keithgeorge71
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2016

I cam across this by chance and it is an L shaped trattoria used by the locals. Seating is mainly at long tables so you must be prepared to share - this is not for a romantic intimate dinner. But if you want atmosphere, good food and at good value then this may be it - but please read on!... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$16 - $32
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Proconsolo 55/r, 50122, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Duomo
  • Neighborhood: Duomo
  • Phone Number: +39 055 294361

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Duomo

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Florentia, as it was called by Latins, is permeated by an eternal beauty spread in all corners of the city. The historic center is characterized by the immensity of the Duomo, able to transport tourists into the brightest age of Florence: the Renaissance. Who does not know the Brunelleschi Dome, San Giovanni Baptistery and the Giotto’s Campanile? Everything is enclosed here and it would be easy to imagine the city as it was in ancient times, with maids walking in the main square and horses carrying coaches. Nowadays, roads are busy with street artists. Rustic Tuscan bakeries give way to fashion shops; just stop for a few minutes in the middle of Piazza della Repubblica to enjoy the colors and sweet melody of the carousel that will bring back great memories from anyone’s childhood.
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