We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“A hidden gem!”
Review of Osteria Vecchia Scodella - CLOSED

Osteria Vecchia Scodella
Price range: $25 - $38
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“A hidden gem!”
Reviewed September 30, 2012

Don't be fooled by the modest exterior of the Osteria Vecchio Scodella. If you're looking for good quality Italian cooking at modest prices this is one for you! we went there last week as a group of nine Brits . . none of whom speaks Italian. We were given a warm welcome by the owner, a young man who could not do enough for us. He speaks more than passing English, knows his menu and needs no notes to tell you what's on it. He was also most helpful in offering something alternative for one of us who is gluten intolerant. The food is delicious, beautifully cooked and unpretentious. Instead of a bill we got a quiet word from the owner to the host of our party to say how much was due. The quality of the man was such that we trusted him to be right, and paid what was a very modest sum for such good fare. An additional bonus is a large (free) public car park immediately opposite the restaurant (next to the church). We shall go here again if we find ourselves anywhere on the southern outskirts of Florence.

  • Visited September 2012
    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Helpful?
2 Thank NorfolkLings
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

137 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    70
    50
    8
    6
    3
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first

Travelers who viewed Osteria Vecchia Scodella also viewed

Impruneta, Province of Florence
Impruneta, Province of Florence
 
Impruneta, Province of Florence
 
Impruneta, Province of Florence
Impruneta, Province of Florence
 

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing