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Via Roma 18, 50053 Empoli, Italy
+39 0571 537225
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Feb 7, 2017
“Lunch in a green garden”
Sep 29, 2016
“Flowers and food, the best couple ”
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Via Roma 18, 50053 Empoli, Italy
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Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

Living between The usa and Italy, i can say That this place And Food are awsome , i truly raccomend, The Gardena is amazing, The menù caotica ring. Awsome

Thank ilcriti
Reviewed October 22, 2014

I was here for the second time and it was just as good as. Simple food with a little touch finesse. Prepared to perfection. The food you imagine your imaginary italian mama would cook for you but better. The intérieur is really charming. Just have...More

Thank dps1976
Reviewed September 27, 2014

We were pleased to find this lovely garden restaurant open on a hot Monday afternoon. The assorted cheese firs course was almost a half-kilo of three different cheeses, which were delicious. However the pasta courses were not as expected or described. The tuna pasta was...More

Thank ms321
Reviewed September 20, 2014 via mobile

We got here without planning it and we'll definitely come back! We loved everything, from the beautiful place itself with different rooms, special and fresh areas that makes you feel like in a love movie, going through it food, great taste, delicious! Even the toilets...More

Thank Sandra G
Reviewed September 19, 2014

Nice place, good food at normal prices, beautiful internal room in the garden. Advised for two people supper. Staff is very kind.

Thank Alberto S
Reviewed August 18, 2014

Empoli was a stop-over in our trip, so we decided to spend few hours around it. It seemed like a quiet little town. And very near to the main square we spotted this place, that looked great. We had just coffee and cappuccino there, that...More

Thank panterix
Reviewed April 3, 2014

If you took a stroll down Empoli's center, you wouldn't certainly believe to find such a Heaven's garden at the corner. The place is absolutely magical and particular, a rural furnished restaurant in the middle of a real botanical garden. I ordered a bunch of...More

Thank Mushushu
Reviewed January 3, 2014

Ate here Sept 2013. We had a complicated order, which was managed with no fuss at all. Highly original interior, and very comfortable outdoor garden setting too. Would happily return if I came back to Empoli.

Thank Pichinino
Reviewed October 13, 2013 via mobile

Pasta and meat sauce was excellent, we arrived at 2.30 while they were getting ready to close but they still sorted us out with excellent pasta and meat sauce plus a lasagne - all very tasty

Thank Ci05
Reviewed August 12, 2013

We visited this restaurant twice during our week long stay in Empoli. Both times we were seated in the 'greenhouse' section, lovely area, romantic and air conditioned. The service was excellent and the waitress explained the menu to us as our Italian is a little...More

Thank mental_mini
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Roma 18, 50053 Empoli, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Empoli
  • Phone Number: +39 0571 537225
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