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Ristorante Mario alla Querciola

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Via Faentina 428 | Querciola-Caldine, 50014 Fiesole, Italy
+39 (0)55 540024
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

Last week i went to this local restaurant with my cousins; the food was good up to the fame I had the tagliata it was tasty juicy cooked at perfection; my cousins dishes were local specialities and they enjoyed; the service was a bit slow; we had to catch the waitress eyes to be seated and she did not show... More 

1 Thank Marco C
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

Mario is a local restaurant managed in simple way. The fiorntina was a littlebit overcooked and the rabbit too stuffed with frittata. The place full of local people. Some dishes has to be reviewed

1 Thank Diana e Alberto A
Lexington, Massachusetts
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138 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016

Not only is this authentic and homemade, but the wines like house wine, carafe, chianti - rocks. super cheap and the best chianti we had on our 2 week trip through Italy. Sometimes the owners kids are running around - makes it all the more fun. Not fancy, though some of our meals were over the top big and gourmet.... More 

2 Thank Lolabowla
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90 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

We were staying nearby at Agriturismo Montereggi and he suggested we eat here, at first we weren't sure as they don't speak English but after some sign language (menu is in English so lots of pointing) we ended up with a lovely meal and fab chianti. Try the Wild Boar with Olives - melts in your mouth and the Tiramisu... More 

2 Thank Sandyshaw66
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Of course you could eat in Florence, but it is hard to find such a good and authentic restaurant. So if you are by car, do yourself a favour and experience real good food amongst italians.

2 Thank Gerard V
Atlanta, Georgia
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We had two meals here while staying at a nearby Villa for three days. When I say "we", I mean me (American) my husband (Italian) and another couple (both Italian) So I think I can say with some certainty that it was classic Tuscan, not haute cuisine, if that's what you're after, but authentic Italian. Very good indeed. Not over... More 

1 Thank Gardener77
Perth, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Had 2 dinners here while staying nearby. Both excellent and good value. Service was friendly and efficient also. Well recommendedl

Thank Glenys P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 via mobile

We stopped by for the set menu lunch which was absolutely amazing! Everything was fresh and the tastes were perfect. My only complaint is that my stomach isn't bigger so I could eat more :)

1 Thank Yaron T
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67 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The bistecca fiorentina at Mario is simply excellent! I think it beats most much more expensive places in Florence. all other dishes are excellent too but the bistecca is special!

1 Thank MortenRavn
Robert, Louisiana
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4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

The food was great. We had multiple pasta dishes, appetizers, salads and shared a few second courses. We loved all of it! The servers didn't speak much English but managed all the main words. She wasn't overly friendly but was attentive. Found it to be reasonably priced and would eat here again if have the chance.

Thank april b

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Italian, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Faentina 428 | Querciola-Caldine, 50014 Fiesole, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Fiesole
  • Phone Number: +39 (0)55 540024

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?