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Toscanella Osteria

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8:00 PM
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This is a great new restaurant - it opened ten days ago and we have eaten there three times. It has authehtic Tuscan food and is very resonable with a lunch menu at 12 euros. All this in a fabuously restored 'loggia' of an old palazzio and three minutes walk from the Pontevecchio.
PRICE RANGE
$18 - $43
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews pasta steak chopped beef peposo tiramisu bread pitti palace tourist fare prepared perfectly typical dishes a bit off the beaten path set menu food was great main dish wine list delicious meal house wine
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely dining experience. The Tuscan pecolo was delicious. Fabrizio the owner is a charming gentlemen. Ambience is great.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 89oldriverroad
Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

We went to osteria toscanella as part of the "dinner and opera" tour. My advice? Skip the dinner (or go to a restaurant you like) and go straight to the opera. Service was fine and everybody was very nice (the inside of the restaurant was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank kvet2012
Reviewed November 6, 2018

they've left the original floor in one section under glass. this place has amazing food amazing service and an authentic interior. If they have branzino, fileted tableside, get it even though it's pricey, it's wonderful. So fresh. Don't miss this place, it's a bit off...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 340sydneys
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

It was so easy to reserve a table. My husband and I had the best time for our anniversary. We were greeted by a lovely server. I wish I had gotten her name. We shared with her that we were celebrating our 35th Anniversary and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kishline3
Reviewed October 22, 2018

Excellent homemade pasta and typical dishes. House wine good and global good value for the quality presented. A small space for children was also very appreciated by the younger ones.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank pedropD6354NC
Reviewed October 4, 2018

I'm almost hesitant to review this restaurant because its such a hidden gem I'm afraid it will get all touristy and it will change this place. Service may not be the best in town but it is done professionally and politely. The food is the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Henri M
Reviewed September 25, 2018

We wandered into this restaurant near our Air Bnb and just about a 5 minute walk from the Pitti Palace and were pleasantly surprised! The old architecture was cool to look at from exposed columns to the exposed old-world drainage system covered by plexiglass on...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank BrittanyB000
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Pici pasta,duck sauce and peposo e versure saltate( chopped beef stewed in wine with sautéed vegetables) and penne pasta with ragu finto sauce and chicken cacciatore with roasted potatoes. Both meats were cooked to perfection. We had the red house wine and Tiramisu for dessert....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JLZMcFarland
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

The starter dish was not bad (mixed meats and cheese with their own jellys). The meat of the main dish was Wel prepared, but the roasted potatoes were not really warm and the mixed salad could have been presented better. Service was mediocre. Given the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

This was the best pasta I ate while in Italy. Simple dish prepared perfectly. Sorry I didn’t find it until our last night in Florence.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Heidi W
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89oldriverroad
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Response from 89oldriverroad | Reviewed this property |
I got it wrong again. The name of the dish is PEPOSO. There is not dish called pecolo. Finally I think I got it right. Just ask for Tuscan Beef Stew and you'll get it. Sorry for the confusion.
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