Started out well with a good tuna carpaccio for antipasti. After that we waited for what felt like ages to get our main dish. The osso bucco was a major disaster - a massive bone as expected, but with barely any meat on. Some of...More
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We're surprised by the many less than stellar reviews as we enjoyed our meal (lunch) here, highlighted by the Florentine steak (bistecca). The polpe e patate caldo (octopus and potato) appetizer was a good start, though perhaps missing a bit of salt. We also tried...More
Just 30 minutes above Florence with a breathtaking view of the city center is the town of Fiesole (pronounced fee-AY-so-lay) where Gertrude Stein, Alice B. Toklas, and other famous figures spent their time, this short trip from Florence proper is yet another gem among the...More
The only nice thing about this restaurant is the decorations. The food wasn't nothing special, the portions quite small, no explanation regarding the menu, extra charges on the bill that the waiter didn't know how to explain them. Fiesole is an amazing town such a...More
The food was great but we felt it was expensive. We ordered two plates of pasta and one glass beer and we paid 36 euros of which 6 euros were cover charge (3 euro for one person). The same meal we had it for about...More
Called here whilst on a visit to Florence with family. Service was VERY slow, staff lacked hospitality skills, food was nice but portions very small and beer was warm. €110 bill for 4 people and we feel cheated leaving here ....and still a bit hungry.
We visited the restaurant with a guest from England and the dinner satisfied both. We tasted traditional food cooked in the proper way that satisfied us ( Florentine people) and excited our guest!
This is an amazing trattoria--written up in Italian guide books for foodies. (Yes, I read Italian and have the little book!) Lunch or dinner... highly recommended. I had several meals here with friends from Florence and my husband. We were all very happy with the...More