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Bistrot CAFFE al N.5

$$ - $$$
Italian, Bar, Cafe, Pizza, Pub
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Piazza Mino 5, 50014, Fiesole, Italy
+39 055 59250
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48 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Took the bus to Fiesole to get the view back on Florence and just happened into this restaurant for a light lunch. Very good. I had an eggplant parmesan and wife had a risoto. Both were very flavorful. Bread served with meal was fresh and not dry. The only complaint I had was the house red was a bit thin.... More 

Thank Opus69
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Every year I visit Italy, never have I been so disappointed by the quality (and service) of an Italian restaurant. Wine was good, but the food: we ordered crostini con tonno, good combination and you can't almost do it wrong. We received cat food!, straight from a jar, horrible!! We had to pay 25 euro's for this mess, included 4... More 

Thank C. K
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

All your caffeine needs and in addition those biscotti and other treats which go so well with your cappuccino.

Thank Sheila B
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260 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a warm sunny morning in august we took the local number 7 bus up the hill to pretty little town of Fiesole, with its neat square and Cathedral. We decided to opt out for the tourist restaurants with a view of Florence and settled on the Café' al N5 restaurant under the lime trees at the other side of... More 

Thank Hanger24
Jacksonville, AL
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51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Good location, good atmosphere. Have morning cappuccino and a pastry, or eat lunch or dinner here. Good food. The waiters and waitresses are friendly and speak pretty good English.

Thank J S
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Service and food was great, especially the Lasagna. The patio was just as nice as eating inside. We will be going there the next time.

Thank Bob D
Oslo, Norway
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 October 2016

This cafe has a friendly and warm athmosfere, perfect for lunch and an Aperol Spritz in the shade from the sun.

Thank benelisa06
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We accidentally stopped at Caffe no5 on a rainy evening in October. The restaurant has a lovely covered terrace with intimate little tables.. We served a tasty quatro formaggi pizza and a delicious tiramisu with crunchy pieces of chocolate on it.. Also a good Chianti Classico..

Thank Bogdan I
1 review
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

After enjoying the lovely view of Fiesole, we decided to have a bite to eat, we checked few eateries close to the piazza and settled for Bistrot caffe. The waiter was very strange. Stepped on my wife's toe without any excuse neither apology. Seems to be miles away. We ordered one lasagne, this was a very small portion quickly reheated... More 

Thank Abidemi A
Sara F, Direttore at Bistrot CAFFE al N.5, responded to this review

sorry for the waiter who already no longer works for our bistro. the portion of lasagna we serve are 3.50 hg, so it is not a meager portion ... probably being served so bad it was embarrassing. We apologize again. More 

Williamsburg, Massachusetts
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We have stopped in here on each of 3 trips to Florence since 2011. Two out of three times we sat outside and enjoyed our wine and bruschetta. Last year during our November visit, we had a table inside. Very cozy with the cane della casa under our table (see photo)! A very warm, cozy and inviting place. Ample seating... More 

Thank barrydecarli

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Bar, Cafe, Pizza, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Mino 5, 50014, Fiesole, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Fiesole
  • Phone Number: +39 055 59250

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?