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Osteria La Ghiotta


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Certificate of Excellence2016, 2018 Winner


Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch
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Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

We visited Empoli after a day's travelling and we asked a lady where we could eat. She indicated this restaurant and I must say we had one of the best meals we ever had. And we have travelled quite a lot in Italy so that's...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Alessandra F
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We came upon this gem on our way "home" from Siena. The staff went beyond all expectations for us, ensuring that the eight of us had a wonderful dinner experience.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank TL_Jack13
Reviewed June 24, 2018

I had a dinner at La Ghiotta in empoli , excellent appetizers, polenta with mushrooms and some fritters with a soft cheese (coccole ) that were delicious , we shared a steak (tagliata ) cooked in chianti and balsamico that was excellent. Dessert was offered...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

One of the few restaurants that was actually open in Empoli, most seem closed for a long time. Excellent menu, quality of the food was very good! Friendly staff and good pricing. Nice ambiance! Would recommend to go

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank anouckd2016
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

I whole heartedly recommend La Ghiotta. I was staying in Empoli for a week and tried the restaurant as it was close to where I was staying. The food was so delicious, fresh, homemade perfect Italian. I tried a few other restaurants over the week...More

Date of visit: July 2017
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Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

A very comfortable restaurant, service people are very gentle and nice. White wine of house is very good, then I suggest spaghetti "Garabaldina" a very special dish and wonderful taste! We took tortelloni with mozzarella bufala inside too and then different fishes on grill (see...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank enricobank1
Reviewed October 12, 2016

Lovely little neighbourhood restaurant. Traditional Italian and very friendly staff. Each time I went back I was welcomed like a long lost friend. And great value for money..

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank John H
Reviewed August 23, 2016

We had a lovely meal here with our three kids (10, 8 & 5) who all had pizza that they very very happy with, as did my husband, and I had a fillet steak with grilled vegetables that was good too. Unfortunately when we arrived...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Hannah S
Reviewed August 25, 2015 via mobile

We were really surprised at the quality of the food and excellent service of this restaurant. Each of the two courses my wife and I had were some of the best food we ate in Italy. Service was very fast and charmingly friendly. We were...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank Gabriel S
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