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Ete Bistro

#407 of 2,063 Restaurants in Florence
Certificate of Excellence
San Lorenzo
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Via Faenza 55r, 50123, Florence, Italy
+39 055 215364
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Paget Parish, Bermuda
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2017

well what a jewel, no pretention but pizzas are out of this world and friendly service very accommodating the kind of place you like to seat longer so you ask for espresso few times!!!!!

Thank Jean-Claude G
Oslo, Norway
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

A genuin place, cool interior and excellent organic food. Rather intersting stuff on the menu topped with coctails and other drinks. The owner and her assitant are two of the most welcoming and smiling people I met in ten days in Italy. Truly lovely people that makes You feel like a guest more than a customer. Sitting streetside watching the... More 

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Swieqi, Malta
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

I guess the hippy style caught our attention... had a prosecco and my husband had a negroni. The atmosphere was very relax and cool.

Thank Barbara F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

This is a true hidden gem and that's because of the people running it. Nowhere in Florence did we feel this welcome. The place has a great relaxed atmosphere and the food is simple but delicious, especially the tiramisu.

Thank Mark_en_Kim
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

Ok so I feel a little guilty, we actually came here for the first time on our honeymoon 15 months ago and I meant to write a review then and never got around to it... When we came on our honeymoon we found this place purely by accident and then spent many a beautiful night sat outside eating wonderful food... More 

Thank Hamjunkie1980
Melbourne, Australia
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68 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Good food (snacks), hip music and great "buzz". Mostly patronised by locals, which is a nice change for this central area. Well recommended by our Florentine friends who go there all the time.

Thank Tim H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Very good place with nice drinks and food, Staff are friendly with always good recommendations of drinks and food. Good to stop there for relax in the city center.

Thank Amr A
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely lovely place. Small, cosy, with rare charm. Friendly 2 girls owners will always find you a table and persuade the cook to prepare you your favorite meal. Eat & drink bistro.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Just here now. The lady owner couldn't wait to provide WIFI password. Only here for coffee. Very generous and friendly.

Thank Wigstoncyclist
Warwick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

Totally fab lovely! Really great simple healthy food and wine and all organic - very nice! Really nice atmosphere and staff very friendly and helpful. Loved it!

Thank snl22

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Faenza 55r, 50123, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > San Lorenzo
  • Neighborhood: San Lorenzo
  • Phone Number: +39 055 215364

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in San Lorenzo

Neighborhood Profile
San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo’s lively merchants shout out from behind stalls with an array of products in one of the most traditional neighborhoods in Florence. Different ethnic groups join together in the large outdoor market of San Lorenzo and in the Central Market, a vast multi-floored building. Visitors are bound to fall in love with this area and in particular, with its variety of food, especially those focusing on Florentine dishes as well as international selections. Nobody leaves San Lorenzo without a shopping bag in hand or with an empty stomach.
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