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Birreria Centrale

#143 of 2,053 Restaurants in Florence
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighborhood:
Duomo
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Piazza Dei Cimatori 1/R, 50122, Florence, Italy
+39 055 211915
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Frederick, Maryland
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40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came here thinking it was a brewery, but it's not. Stayed anyway and had a nice lunch. Homemade pasta with steak special was delicious. Reasonably priced for being close to the city center. Family friendly, outdoor seating and nice beers available too.

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Thank rugbyjon
Olathe, Kansas, United States
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129 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was our last night in Florence, and our daughter had been wanting to try this restaurant for awhile, she was going to school there, so we decided to check it out. The restaurant does not open until 7pm, and I would recommend reservations, we did not have them, so we spoke with the staff and they were ok with... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016

We spent three months in Florence and visited this restaurant on several occasions and each time the staff and food were very good. The portions are quite large so you wont go hungry but the quality is good. The pasta is always fresh and the main meat dishes good. The staff are always there to help and are very pleasant.

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Thank 564norm
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

The waitresses are not kind and pay no attention to the customers , just to themselves. Food is okay but service is not!

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Thank Arno G
Portland, Maine
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016

We ate here twice on our trip. The food the first night was great ! The second night pretty good but would definitely return here on our next visit.

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Prescott Valley, Arizona
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24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

We ate at this place for lunch and it was by far the best food we had in Italy. We had a grilled meat plate for two along with some grilled vegetables and it was absolutely fantastic. The beer was cold, the bread was tasty, and we sat outside and savored our meal for a couple hours. The service was... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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49 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Perfect location, small lovely restaurant, very cozy. Excellent food. Don't forget to order the house wine. I've just loved it so much I kept coming back during the days I've been there. The location is also excellent, just in the middle of Florence.

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Toms River, New Jersey, United States
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

Gnochi was delicious! A bottle of wine $12! This was a lovely place for an outdoor lunch in Florence! Enjoy🍷🍷🍷

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful food, great service, great atmosphere. Have been lucky enough to have eaten in some superb places in my life and this is great for a homely city restaurant - Loved it!

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Dunstable, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed some red wine, cheese and meats here for a stop off. The staff were friendly and lots of choice here. It is set back in a quiet little square but still enough going on around for a good atmosphere. Lots of people watching done here! And very good price! €12 for a bottle of wine?!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$35
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Dei Cimatori 1/R, 50122, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Duomo
  • Neighborhood: Duomo
  • Phone Number: +39 055 211915

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Staying in Duomo

Neighborhood Profile
Duomo
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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