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Osteria Antica Mescita San Niccolo


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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$20 - $28
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The restaurant is located in the San Niccolo district below the Piazzale Michelangelo and close to the Porta San Miniato. Sat outside. Service was prompt and unhurried. Pasta dishes were very good, especially the truffle pasta. House red wine was very good. Prices are reasonable....More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank MSPtravelerguy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rude male waitor who only seemed to be interested in helping tables with only girls to flirt with. When we wanted menus or help with anything he was suddenly stressed. The food was ok but portions tiny. No english menu, only italian, and the same...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Bezrahimi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tried to reserve a table and the staff were super curt and unresponsive. Being a busy place is not an excuse for such treatment of customers

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank dragomirr768
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friends and I were visiting from California and found this lovely Osteria by chance. We stepped inside and knew we’d found our lunch spot. Braided strands of garlic and peppers hung from the ceiling. Wine bottles were tucked into rustic alcoves. The scents of...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank KathrynSantaCruz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow!!!! We had an amazing lunch with truffle pasta and Prosecco. Thank you Gabriele for our best lunch in Florence.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank lindadennis02
Reviewed 1 week ago

Exhausted after walking around Florence for 7 miles on the first day of our visit, we decided to eat near our hotel, which was on the south side of the Arno, near the Piazzole Michaelangelo. Our wonderful hotel (David--please see my review) made a last...More

Date of visit: June 2019
2  Thank howardb83
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrogant servicer with a bunch of rules about the menu. Wife also threw up shortly after drinking the house wine. Would not recommend.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank glebleu32
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first night in Florence, we stumbled on this gem in the neighborhood across the Arno. We ordered two of the soups (both vegan) and a vegan pasta, all excellent. The soups are truly unique and well prepared--different than any other thing we tried in...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank gvharrier
Reviewed May 19, 2019 via mobile

Food was excellent and service prompt and enjoyable. We had two vegan Tuscan specialty bread soups and a spicy pomodoro penne. Worth a visit if you're on that side of the Arno.

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Richard M
Reviewed May 8, 2019 via mobile

Amazing food, amazing service and great location! The food was delicious - we had two pasta dishes with a side salad and it was perfect! With great wine too! Would definitely recommend!

Date of visit: May 2019
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Response from Malika F | Reviewed this property |
There was a service charge in most restaurants we visited, same as in the U.K. I guess.
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