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Mago Balducci


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner


Italian, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
Brunch, Late Night, Drinks, Lunch
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Table Service

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Reviewed March 12, 2018

It is hard to get a table for more than 4 ppl without making a reservation, but it is worth trying to call. Mago Balduci provides very nice cocktails/drinks and an interesting vegetarian aperitivo with bread, dips (including humus, guacamole and pesto with ricotta), some...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

We got this recommendation from our hotel. We saw it from far as it looks so quirky. A small little bohemian restaurant with such friendly staff. The drinks were very reasonably priced and the aperitivo was yummy and delicious. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Mariaan1969
Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

So this restaurant is right across the street from the Airbnb we were staying in and we figured it wouldn't hurt to stop by for dinner. We walked in and tried speaking English, the gentleman did not understand us and pointed us to their bartender...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank tamygb
Reviewed June 30, 2017

My wife and I had apertivo’s twice at Il Mago Balducci. It’s a small place approximately 10 minutes bus ride from the centre of Florence. Nice local atmosphere! The food is so and so, but the wine and drinks are great.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank GothenburgProfessor
Reviewed March 15, 2017

Again attracted by the set lunch for E10 we dropped into this appealing small restaurant. There were 2 choices for the first course and 3 choices for the second course plus a vegetable and water. The staff was very helpful snd we chose pastas for...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank wendyb11934
Reviewed September 19, 2016

The guys/girls at Mago Balducci were amazing to us. Treated us like special guests. Amazing service. We went back again and again. It's a small place so getting a table means waiting a bit. In the meantime, if you buy a drink you can help...More

Date of visit: September 2016
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Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Was supposed to be open at 10 am. drove there at 11:30 am and it is closed, no opening information at the door. Wasted time driving there. Very disappointing

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Łukasz G
Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

Great bar! Everyone here is awesome they are way better than Americans bartenders. They give great advice and like to have fun

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank Matthew R
Reviewed February 24, 2016

First off I would like to say that there was nothing wrong with the food! ... Just the service. I went to Mago Balducci with my Italian friend, so the fact that I'm not able to speak fluent Italian doesn't matter since he was the...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank culinarrative
Reviewed October 3, 2015 via mobile

We just swung in after buying groceries and were surprised by the wonderful appetizer assortment provided with the drink purchase. The wines were great, generous pours. The atmosphere is very lively. The bar tenders handle a lot of people with grace.

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank inmanae
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