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Il Profeta

Borgo Ognissanti | 93 R, 50123, Florence, Italy
+39 055 212265
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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7:00 PM - 10:30 PM Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Borgo Ognissanti | 93 R, 50123, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed December 17, 2010

I studied in Florence this past semester and Il Profeta was one of the last places we ate at. My parents were in town this weekend so I was lucky enough to make a stop in to mead Claudio and the gang. The food was...More

Thank goblue_rome
Reviewed December 8, 2010

My nieces, daughter and I thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this charming restaurant. The owner and his wife are very nice and thoughtful hosts. He explained the menu to us in great detail. My daughter must follow a gluten-free diet and they were very accommodating....More

Thank TheIkes
Reviewed December 8, 2010

We had a large group at this restaurant and had a variety of courses but not all the people in our party ordered three courses.The owner told us how wonderful the food was but the meal did not match his words. The dinner was OK...More

1  Thank RBFLeuvenBelgium
Reviewed November 25, 2010

From the moment we walked in the restaurant and were greeted by Claudio, the owner, we felt as if we were such welcome guests of his family. The atmosphere was terrific; the menu was explained item by item where English translations were not available and...More

Thank agag12
Reviewed November 23, 2010

It's been a while since we visited Florence and Il Profeta, but now that we are heading back there, I thought a review was in order. We've been to Italy a number of times now, and our meal at Il Profeta was one of the...More

1  Thank djlawman
Reviewed November 22, 2010

Said simply, there are far better restaurants in Firenze. The waiter gives the same presentation to each table like a programmed robot. He asks "do you know what tripe is?" When you respond, he fakes being impressed. Let's face it folks- if you don't know...More

3  Thank RaveNRant
Reviewed November 18, 2010

My husband and I found Il Profeta through TripAdvisor and we had one of the best meals during our trip to Firenze! The owner and his wife are the most gracious hosts we've met and Claudio can recite the whole menu by hard. His recommendations...More

Thank FemmeAvidTraveler
Reviewed November 8, 2010

After being snubbed at Casa Coppelle in Rome, we were a little afraid to make reservations here, but I'm SO glad we did! The service, the food, the ambience - just perfect! The waiter was an absolute doll - he was so warm and friendly,...More

1  Thank nomoreredeyes
Reviewed November 7, 2010

My family has been going back to Il Profeta for over 30 years. On our first trip to Italy when I was 21 years old my family discovered this little gem. They are located right around the corner from The Grand Hotel and The Westin...More

Thank Boxahpowah
Reviewed October 23, 2010

A family owned & operated restaurant where the food, the service, the wine are all fabulous. The owner & his wife greet you warmly The menu is unique with dishes that are from the past and are of their creations. No matter how long you...More

Thank SteveNGini
Santa Maria Novella
Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the
majority of the people arriving in Florence, which
might explain the hectic pace. Commuters and tourists
come across the constant hustle and bustle of the
station before exiting, taking a few steps and
stopping amazed in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella. It
is impossible not to admire the the square, housing
one of the most charming basilicas in Florence. The
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Always Open for lunch end dinner
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borgo Ognissanti | 93 R, 50123, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Santa Maria Novella
  • Neighborhood: Santa Maria Novella
  • Phone Number: +39 055 212265
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