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Fuor d'acqua

#431 of 1,996 Restaurants in Florence
Certificate of Excellence
Santo Spirito / San Frediano
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37R Via Pisana, Florence, Italy
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Mon - Sat 8:00 pm - 2:00 am
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was without doubt bt one of the best meals we have had. From the raw/sashimi intro, to a succession of three 'appetisers' - the siscilian red prawns delicious as was the olive mash with small goujons of sole, on to a perfect squid risotto, langoustines and a baked ?sea bass with vegetables this was perfection. DElightful and professional service,... More 

Thank nickcambridge
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

By far the best seafood restaurant in Florence and personally one of the best anywhere... When you come in you come in for the quality of the fish...nothing complicated, no tomato sauce, no harsh seasonings, no garlic...you come in for , in my view, primarily "crudo "..pasta is great as well..beautiful decor, service is good enough..great selection of wines..for the... More 

Thank Piero P
Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went as a party of friends for dinner on a recommendation. It is well recommended. On entering one is met by a large tray of fresh fish on display. The tables, their setting and linen, thefood and service are all first class. This is a most impressive high class fish restsurant eminently suitable for a memorable evening out.

New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had dinner here and it was amazing!!!!! The best tuna carpaccio I've had in my life! The staff was amazing, always on top of everything!! Everything is so fresh!! One of my husband's friends recommended this restaurant and I'm so glad we came here!!!! Thanks so much for the great food and service! What a lovely... More 

Thank Sofi23
Cairo, Egypt
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2016

I love seafood and I must have been to dozens of seafood restaurants in Europe. Fuor d'acqua is one of the best I have been to, and could be the best in many respects. Simple decor yet masterfully executed means great ambience, service by competent yet sincere waiters and a genuinely friendly and lovely hostess, and utterly fantastic food make... More 

Thank Khaled A
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

We went to Fuor d'Aqua a few days ago before leaving Florence. It was touted as a great fish restaurant. It was a nice restaurant and the food was quite good but we had the most off-putting experience. We were seated and there, very clearly was a bar in the front of the restaurant. My husband asked for a martini... More 

Thank curlycue
Florence, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Fuor d'acqua is one of those places where you go for special occasions (unless you are extremely rich), because it's a very classy place and tends to be rather expensive. But every euro spent here is extremely well spent, the quality of service and food is at its highest, dishes are refined and a full course meal won't leave you... More 

Thank Stalflare
New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Our 3rd visit over the last few years and it only gets better. The food is a welcome break in Firenze from the Tuscan meat and/or pasta. Fish is gotten to the restaurant fresh daily. Staff goes to meet incoming boats to get the best of the best. Service is exceptional. Our waiter asked what we liked, suggested choices and... More 

Thank Getitright212
Phuket, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

The interior decor of the restaurant is rather low key, but yet elegant in a classic way. At our visit the restaurant was almost full and the general atmosphere is that of a first class restaurant. If you like seafood Fuor d´acqua is heaven. They have it all and everything we had this evening was fantastic; from raw fish to... More 

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Brookline, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Ate there twice. The Italians go there. Fine dining with a great variety of fresh fish. We are particular about what fish we eat and the waiter understood our needs and desires and constructed a 4-5 course meal for us. Loved it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$67 - $101
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Valet Parking
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37R Via Pisana, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Santo Spirito / San Frediano
  • Neighborhood: Santo Spirito / San Frediano
  • Phone Number: 39055222299

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Staying in Santo Spirito / San Frediano

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Santo Spirito / San Frediano
A warm evening with a cocktail in your hand and great company is the ideal way to experience Piazza Santo Spirito; the area is busiest at sunset for happy hour. Visitors cannot hide their astonishment sitting on the staircase under the Basilica of Santo Spirito, and they cannot help but stare at the architectural masterpieces like Bianca Cappello House, Fontana dello Sprone and San Frediano in Cestello and Santa Maria delle Carmine churches. Tourists and Florentines alike join up in the area between Santo Spirito and San Frediano, connecting the Tuscan soul to the international spirit permeating the city.
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