Our Favorite Restaurants and Bars in Florence

Italian Tapas

Cool drinks, nice small plates

Santarosa Bistrot

 Lungarno di Santa Rosa, 50142 Firenze FI

Beautiful garden setting, great for a coffee, a drink in the evening, or high quality lunch or dinner. 

Circolo Rondinella

Our summer venue

Pint of View

Excellent Korean fusion and craft beer



Ristoro dell’Indiano

Culinaria De Gustibus

Piazza Tasso 13R

Slow food, Mediterranean. Innovative with high quality ingredients, charming atmosphere.

Al Tranvai

Very old school Tuscan. Lots of innards. Lots of history.  


Classic, inexpensive, basic, reliably good. 

Pizzeria Antica Porta

More unusual pizzas

Via Senese, 23 

Vico di Carmine

Via Pisana 40r, near Porta San Frediano

Southern Italian Style (spicier, richer)

Teatro del Sale

Theatre/restaurant. Very cool. Must reserve except for lunch, when there is no show.

Via dei Macci 111, San Ambrosio

Trattoria Cibreo

Via de’ Macci, 122r

No reservations

Quattro Leoni

Piazza della Passera, 1r, de’ Vellutini

Consistently good food. Nice atmosphere. Cute piazza.

Peposo beef. Fried artichokes.