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Corno D'Africa

Via San Jacopino 12/A, 50144, Florence, Italy
+39 055 362116
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
2 weeks ago
“Quiet folksy setting for excellent food”
4 weeks ago
“Very low key, but the the te Ethiopian food is excellent,”
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African, Italian
$$ - $$$
Via San Jacopino 12/A, 50144, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It’s difficult to find a non-Italian restaurant in Italy( discounting McDonalds). We were two couples. If you’re there for two weeks, then you want something other than pasta after the first week. Those of you who know Ethiopian food will find comfort in Eritrean food....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is low key and very simple, the food exceptional. Great and friendly service and they aim to please. We ordered the big plate in which is placed in the middle and then everyone takes a bit using there hands. Both meat and vegetables...More

1  Thank crabslam1
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

We ate here for the first time this evening. Warm welcome from the owner who asked if we needed any explanations about the food and traditional way of serving it. When it came (one vegetarian selection and one beef Doris rosso) it was excellent quality....More

1  Thank russ_st_elmo
Reviewed February 2, 2016

We are lovers of Ethiopian food and walked I don't know how many miles in the rain to get to this restaurant. But when we did, the owner welcomed us with open arms. We were a group of girls away on a holiday and wonderfully...More

1  Thank jibberinz123
Reviewed January 22, 2016

We had dinner here one time and we're dying to go back, it's soooo good and the owners are really nice. The food is delicious and well presented, it just takes some time to get to your table but not that much. The chocolate cake...More

1  Thank Mariana C
Reviewed August 4, 2015

Somewhat out of the city-centre but well worth a visit. Most friendly service, great atmosphere (the music videos might be a bit too much for some, but undeniably authentic); like being back in Eritrea/Ethiopia. Lovely injera's, a nice selection of meat and vegetable dishes, all...More

1  Thank martijn772015
Reviewed July 2, 2015

Delicious authentic food on injera bread completed by the traditional ceremony of freshly toasted coffee. The lovely owners made that a memorable evening. A nice alternative to that crowdy, loud, touristic places.

1  Thank Alb H
Reviewed February 10, 2015

Corno D'Africa has vegetarian options also, although they're not in the menu, but will be made when asked. The vegetarian food was really, really delicious, and had just enough spicyness for my taste (we told the cook we like spicy, so I don't know how...More

1  Thank Karoliina H
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Jacopino 12/A, 50144, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +39 055 362116
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