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Vivanda

Via Santa Monaca 7 | Situato tra piazza Santo Spirito e Piazza Del Carmine, a 10 metri dall' angolo con Via De Serragli, 50124, Florence, Italy
+39 055 238 1208
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Via Santa Monaca 7 | Situato tra piazza Santo Spirito e Piazza Del Carmine, a 10 metri dall' angolo con Via De Serragli, 50124, Florence, Italy
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1 - 10 of 177 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Restaurant based on the idea of organic, fresh, handmade food, with plentiful vegetarian options and some vegan ones. They produce their own olive oil and wine, which are definitely a plus: the “Radice Tonda”, the one we took, was delicious. Really nice staff that makes...More

Thank Adolpho M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a cooking class at Vivanda, where we learned how to make 3 kinds of fresh pasta by the guidance of the chef Marina who was very friendly and helpful. Afterwards, they cooked that pasta for us and they spilled different sauces on them,...More

Thank Stefani B
Reviewed 22 September 2018

We tried to eat here one night and didn't actually accomplish that. Showed up at a little before 6pm and though there was no sign on the door indicating a special function, it appeared that the restaurant was full with a cooking class. Since we...More

Thank KailuaSkaterGirl
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We stumbled across Vivanda two minutes away from our rented apartment on our first night in Florence. The food was superb and the organic wine was equally good. And they do a hefty discount on take away wine too. We chose a selection of dishes...More

Thank sennockred
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We were in Florence for the second year in a row and had been meaning to go to Vivanda for a while given the good reviews! However I really expected more especially for the price. The portions were absolutely tiny, my partner ordered the ‘big...More

Thank thea b
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Let’s start with, we can’t wait to return to their restaurant Vivanda for dinner. My wife and I have never taken a cooking class before and thought it would be a great idea here in Florence, We really could not have picked a better one....More

Thank travelAL737
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Great service and great food on a quiet street. Absolutely worth it. We ordered the specials as we believe that means in season ingredients will be used. We enjoyed each dish and the server was kind and helpful.

Thank dlenalowe
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is amazing. 1) Do the Pastamania class here (found it on AirBnB experiences). It's fun, informative and tasty! So easy to make fresh & delicious pasta by hand. It was 3hrs of creating tagliatelle, ravioli, and the Pope hat pasta Cappelietti with truffle...More

Thank Jacqueline T
Reviewed 26 May 2018

We were thrilled at the prospect of dining at Vivanda when we saw their menu posted outside the restaurant – but it turned out to be a very disappointing experience. We were the first to be seated for the evening meal. We were led to...More

1  Thank Beth_Joe_VA
Reviewed 11 May 2018

This small, lovely restaurant is everything you could want it to be. Every dish is expertly conceived and prepared, simple and sophisticated. Worth mentioning, our first foray into organic wine was a game winning home run. We are admittedly carnivores, but our lunch consisted of...More

Thank MeandHeTravel
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Santo Spirito / San Frediano
A warm evening with a cocktail in your hand and great
company is the ideal way to experience Piazza Santo
Spirito; the area is busiest at sunset for happy hour.
Visitors cannot hide their astonishment sitting on the
staircase under the Basilica of Santo Spirito, and
they cannot help but stare at the architectural
masterpieces like Bianca Cappello House, Fontana dello
Sprone and San Frediano in Cestello and Santa Maria
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 34
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santa Monaca 7 | Situato tra piazza Santo Spirito e Piazza Del Carmine, a 10 metri dall' angolo con Via De Serragli, 50124, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Santo Spirito / San Frediano
  • Neighbourhood: Santo Spirito / San Frediano
  • Phone Number: +39 055 238 1208
  • E-mail
Description
Organic restaurant in Florence, in the District of San Frediano, between organic and natural wines, Slow Food Presidia and good jazz music. Organic wines, seasonal vegetables, fresh pasta and PGI oil of our production. Vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free. Cheese and salami of exceptional quality from animals raised on pasture free.
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