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“Worth a Visit!” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Del Fagioli

Del Fagioli
Ranked #95 of 2,660 Restaurants in Florence
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Italian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Neighborhood: Santa Croce
San Diego, California
1 review
“Worth a Visit!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2014

This restaurant was recommended by a friend and is definitely worth trying! It was extremely busy and a reservation was very helpful. Good service and great food....the Steak Florentine was absolutely delicious!

  • Visited May 2014
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Durham, North Carolina
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Excellent, Authentic Taste”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2014

This restaurant seems to be a tourist destination as I believe it was all non-Italians in the restaurant, but the quality and authenticity of the meal was top-notch. We were able to try Papa al Pomodoro, and had some delicious Tuscan beef. The house wine was outstanding. The waiters spoke English which was nice. I felt like we were able to have a true Italian meal while feeling comfortable as Americans who didn't speak much Italian. Make sure to get reservations - we were able to call a couple of hours before - but they do fill up.

Visited May 2014
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Thank Candace A
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Reykjavík
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“BEST BEAF STEAK EVERE”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 28, 2014

very italian, very good stake and fun experiance having the meat weighted and then grilled in a whole piece. we had aspas and potates with it. Service is ok, and they are very busy, we ordered table in advance.

  • Visited May 2014
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Steinunn
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West Georgia
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Good each and every time”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 28, 2014

Our strategy when dining in foreign lands is to follow the locals who look happy. It's worked for decades and it really worked in Florence.
We noticed locals lined up outside this small family run establishment patiently and happily chatting as they waited to get in.
We joined them on our first day in Florence and after an amazing dining experience-- terrific sense of hospitality, friendly service, friendly owner/sons, delicious food and wine we were FANS!
We had other amazing meals in Florence but wound up back at Del Fagioli three times because of the whole "experience" they offered. This is a very small rustic restaurant and you are seated family style, which we loved. We had fun practicing our Italian with the very patient locals we sat with. Even when we spoke english and they spoke italian we had a grand time!
We were happy with each meal and wish this fine family would move to Atlanta!
As a person who loves cooking I remain awestruck that such a TINY little kitchen (smaller than one in my home!) is able to produce food for so many people.

  • Visited February 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Clearwater, Florida
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Best food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 27, 2014

Great food, great service. Highly recommend. Best value, Classic Italian food, perfect location. Closed on weekends.

Visited May 2014
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Thank Vanessa W
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