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The Friends Pub

#1,513 of 2,158 Restaurants in Florence
Borgo San Iacopo 51, Florence, Italy
+39 055 294930
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible10%
Oct 5, 2017
“Great little back street bar”
Sep 26, 2017
“Perfect spot to catch Italian soccer matches.”
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Borgo San Iacopo 51, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed October 5, 2017

Lovely place for a couple of beers and a sit and a chat. Football was on every night when we went there (that's not why we went though) but it was never obtrusive and we were always able to find a table and get served...More

Thank nbroberts
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

Good casual bar menu. The have what you'd buy at the grocery to eat while you'd watch the game. Nothing fancy, but simple, good, and just right. Owners / employees are professional and know why they're here - to feed the soccer fans! Locals know...More

Thank chef_prb
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

Odd to see people complain about prices. Compared to other bars in similar areas in florence, this place is very reasonable. We visited two nights and staff were lovely both times. Recommend.

Thank CallumMcCormick78
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Decent little back street bar. No air con but nice little breeze, standard euro prices but the wine and beers are OK...good for a stop when the afternoon heat kicks in.

Thank Keith B
Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

Find a different place to drink. Grey Goose and Tonic for €12? If you enjoy getting ripped off, the friendly staff here will take care of it professionally.

Thank Clavillazo
Reviewed March 29, 2017

This is a great place to stop for a beer or three. They have games, good music, and a friendly environment. I met several friendly locals here. They also have a great selection of wine and beer.

Thank grantspass1951
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Ok, this bar does not have air conditioning, and the bar tender was rude. He could have cared less if we were there or not. The bathroom wasn't working either. Not going back.

1  Thank Meg250
Reviewed July 17, 2016

After dinner one evening we were walking Florence and stumbled upon this great pub to watch one of the Euro tournament games. Great Irish/English pub to enjoy a beer and a football game.

1  Thank welltravelled0808
Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

They have quite fair prices and atmosphere even if the place itself is a bit small.. Tables are not placed well but its ok to chitcat with friend over there for a while..

Thank yco67
Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

Not many bars to found in downtown. This is one a few places to match the match and have a drink. Only a few wines. Few beers on tap and many spirits.

Thank David B
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Restaurant Details

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Bar, Pub
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol
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Bar scene
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borgo San Iacopo 51, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Pitti
  • Neighborhood: Pitti
  • Phone Number: +39 055 294930
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