Where to eat in Florence Tuscany
Florence offers various restaurants where you can enjoy the enormous assortment of Tuscan dishes, from small casual trattorias to high class restaurants. If you wish to discover the other Florentine trattorias and restaurants, the concierge of the Hotel Brunelleschi will recommend the best restaurants in town and book your table.
Aside from the hotel restaurant S. Elisabetta, the choice of a restaurant in Florence depends upon the style of dining and the preferred price range of our clients. Many restaurants are within walking distance from the hotel. What is important is that the food and assortment are excellent, the service is outstanding, the ambience is welcoming, the wine assortment is good and the price is reasonable in relation to the restaurant of your choice. Advanced reservations are always highly suggested to avoid disappointment.
Below a list with recommended restaurants:
Osteria della Pagliazza - Piazza Santa Elisabetta
Ristorante Santa Elisabetta - Piazza Santa Elisabetta
Borgo Albizi, 17/r
Small casual family run trattoria since 1880! Nice ambience with frescoes, excellent cuisine (famous for the Florentine steak), home made pasta and desserts, good Chianti wine. Outside seating in the summer. Closed on Mondays.
Piazza Ottavini 16/r
Serving customers since 1886, located nearby the Santa Maria Novella Church. Famous authentic tuscan cooking. Fabulous home made pasta and superb grilled meats. Open 7 days a week .
Via S.Egidio, 13/r
Trendy trattoria with creative italian food. Important international wines. Located in tastefully and trendy decorated ancient cellar. Open 7 days a week .
Via Verdi, 27/r
Candlelight, antique furniture in a beautiful authentic ambience. Best of our traditional cuisine accompanied by excellent Chianti wines. Closed on Sundays .
Via Ghibellina, 124/r
Located just round the corner from the Osteria Boccanegra next to the “Verdi” Theatre, in this most formidable ambience one can taste a sample menu of either meat or fish. Creative italian cuisine, important wines. Open till late. Closed on Sundays.
Or try their newly opened wine bar and pizzeria next door!
Via del Proconsolo, 16/r
Unique sophisticated restaurant and museum. Creative versions of classic Tuscan dishes are served in this marvelous medioeval ambience, famous frescoes and downstairs archealogical excavations .
Via A. del Verrocchio 8/r,
Famous for the florentine cuisine of the past. Reservations in this elegant restaurant are a must! Next door to the trattoria, you will find its shop and its own 'Teatro del Sale' theatre. No pasta dishes .
Via Ghibellina, 87/r
A sumptuous Renaissance palace. High, frescoed ceilings and bouquets in silver vases provides the backdrop for this restaurant. Largest wine selection from all over the world. Absolutely one of the best Restaurants in Italy. Very expensive.
Cenacolo del Pescatore - Borgo Ognissanti, 68
Cipolla Rossa - Via dei Conti, 53
La Bottega di Rosa - Via del Campidoglio, 8
Ristorante Pizzeria Rossopomodoro - Piazza del Mercato Centrale, 17