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Francesco Vini

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Uffizi
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Borgo De' Greci 7/R | Piazza Dei Peruzzi 8/R, 50122, Florence, Italy
+39 055 218737
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10:00 - 23:00
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Ramstein-Miesenbach, Germany
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66 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing selection ranging from wild boar and stuffed rabbit to pizza. Lots of seating and a bit off the well-worn path, but worth the effort. Great waiters that speak flawless English but help you muddle thru Italian. We had pasta dishes, meat dishes, killer buffalo mozzarella, and great pizzas. House wine is fantastic. 6 people under 100 euro.

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Thank Matt K
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Fabio made the best suggestions and pulled out all his grandmother's recipes for our feast! Great evening.

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Thank Glehner
london
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I used to come here years ago when it was a lovely, friendly sandwich bar. Now it is a really lovely restaurant serving quality food. Great wine list & friendly staff. I enjoyed it so much, I went twice in two days.

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Thank fairbutcritical
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Francesco Vini is one of the best restaurants we've gone to in all of Italy. Fabio, the owner, is so personable and welcoming. We had a great time getting to know him while eating the most delicious food you can find in Florence. In addition, it is very reasonably priced. If you're looking for delicious and authentic Italian food at... More 

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Thank Cgallaspy3
Nairobi, Kenya
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Wandered into this restaurant with no recommendation. Friendly staff, very knowledgeable, good english (very helpful as we have no italian). Excellent food, good and cheap wine. Tortufo for dessert was stunning! Definitely recommend to anyone looking for friendly servuce, very good food, great value

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Thank GaryNairobi
Nairobi, Kenya
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Florence is our second trip of our food tour of Italy, and our dinner here was the best Ealing we've had so far! Fantastic service, incredible food, and lovely local wine to go with it! Staff are delightful and recommend some amazing dishes, the desserts match up to the very high standard of the mains. 10/10!

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Thank Megan_McGurk
Leeds, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Honestly one of the very best meals we have had in the whole of Italy. Waiter was friendly and couldn't do enough to ensure we have a fantastic evening - brilliant recommendations, changed things to meet dietary needs, and incredible food. Would most certainly recommend this place to everyone. Anyone. Please go try and have an amazing time!

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Thank HRMcGurk
Malvern, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very welcoming restaurant near to the Basilica di Santa Croce in Firenze / Florence. Eat inside or out, the atmosphere is pleasant in either case. I'll happily eat here again the next time I go to Firenze.

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Thank Pmforster
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, great service, great wine, lovely terrace on a quiet street...this was a great find and we will definitely go back.

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Thank John R
Pattaya, Thailand
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158 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Family run restaurant with a very friendly and happy atmosphere. The waiters could not be more helpful and knowledgeable. Our waiter had lived in London for three years and spoke excellent English. We were recommended this restaurant for its great Florentine steak and it was superb. Perfectly cooked, 1.2kg so ideal for two people. Large and well priced wine list.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 17 - USD 89
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Pizza, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borgo De' Greci 7/R | Piazza Dei Peruzzi 8/R, 50122, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Uffizi
  • Neighbourhood: Uffizi
  • Phone Number: +39 055 218737

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Staying in Uffizi

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Uffizi
Every visitor coming to Florence for the first time will immediately identify with Uffizi. As in past times, passing through Via dei Calzaiuoli, you can reach the city center, the Florence that everybody dreams of. In just a few steps, visitors can experience the rare beauty of the capital of the Renaissance. walking delighted across Palazzo Vecchio and overlooking Piazza della Signoria, up to the Loggia of the Uffizi where it is possible to fully taste the talent of the best artists who animated Florence over the centuries. When the sun goes down, there’s nothing better than a walk along the river Arno up to the ancient bridge, Ponte Vecchio. It is full of jewels and decorated by the colors captured in postcards.
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