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Via della Scala 28R, 50123, Florence, Italy
+39 055 218418
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible12%
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“pizza” (39 reviews)
“clams” (2 reviews)
“t bone steak” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via della Scala 28R, 50123, Florence, Italy
Neighborhood: Santa Maria Novella
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Reviewed yesterday

We ate at this restaurant twice when we stayed in Florence. It was very convenient as it was just across the street from where we were staying. The first night we ordered the Margherita pizza as takeout. We found the service was quick, the waiter...More

Thank 2torontotraveller
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a wonderful meal here. My husband had the t-bone steak with vegetables and I had the della casa (half pizza/half calzone). It was amazing. Wine good and surroundings very traditional and quite unique. Our waiter was lovely and the chef was brilliant. Price is...More

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

By chance we had our lunch there and it was realy outstanding. Very good and friendly service, wide choice of vegetarian dishes, great wine (though "only" vino della casa).

Thank Eva2016aaa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant that proclaims that it's good food but buys cheap ingredients. I had carbonara that still had the bones in the budget bacon and was cold. My wife had the lasagna which was served to her moments after we heard the ding of the microwave,...More

Thank David O
Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

Taste is soso. Lots of options to choose. Quickly served. No service charge and no table charge. Simple Italian restaurant.

Thank SumitSeoul
fulvio n, Proprietario at Tira...Baralla, responded to this review
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Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

Chosen by chance and turned out to be one of the best. We had the crepe with cheese and spinach and sea food risotto along with bruscetta and a tiramisu. All was just perfect the least to say and the quantities are very generous. A...More

Thank hozzamania
fulvio n, Proprietario at Tira...Baralla, responded to this review

Thank you really, we appreciate your review and we hope you'll come back soon

Reviewed March 27, 2017

Eat twice at this restaurant.We found the service and food to be very good,the house wine was very nice also.The price is reasonable also we paid considerably more in various restaurants for meals of lesser quality.This place is well worth a try.

Thank Gwyn S
fulvio n, Proprietario at Tira...Baralla, responded to this review

Thank you, we appreciate you review, come back soon

Reviewed March 17, 2017

Lovely welcome. Clearly a popular restaurant from the amount of diners. Great food. Generous portions. Don't expect to manage 3 courses. Only in Florence for 3 evenings, discovered this restaurant on our second night and went back on the last night for another delicious meal....More

Thank Shirley C
fulvio n, Proprietario at Tira...Baralla, responded to this review

Thank you, we wait for you to come back soon!

Reviewed March 8, 2017

Good food for good price. The staff were helpful. And dont feel that they want to balame you just for your money! Almost at the city center. Reccomended

Thank faniii84
fulvio n, Proprietario at Tira...Baralla, responded to this review

Thank you Fanii, your words give meaning to our job!

Reviewed March 3, 2017

Found this place as it was near our hotel and it was pouring.nice greeting as we arrived typical menu so we played safe .pizza very good ,as you would expect ,the lasana was more interesting with a touch of spice .nice .now to the but.i...More

Thank peter f
fulvio n, Proprietario at Tira...Baralla, responded to this review

Hi Peter, thank you for your review, actually in Italy the Green salad has its name by the color the is all green, and it's usually just lattuce or other kind of green salad, so no tomatoes or other vegetables are included.

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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Scala 28R, 50123, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Santa Maria Novella
  • Neighborhood: Santa Maria Novella
  • Phone Number: +39 055 218418
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