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Via Guelfa | 35 Rosso, 50129, Florence, Italy
+39 055 294989
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sardines” (8 reviews)
“grilled squid” (6 reviews)
“roast beef” (7 reviews)
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Guelfa | 35 Rosso, 50129, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

The deep fried vegegables in this establishment were extremely succulant -- the frying was done so lightly and the batter so subtle that it hardly resembled anything of this nature that I've had before. My palate took flight on an adventure in gourmet cuisine that...More

Thank jhamm15286
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We came thanks to the well-known Sunday Times review, and are delighted that we did so - indeed, we returned the following evening because we had enjoyed ourselves so much. Very much family run, and very delicious Tuscan food in hearty quantities. Exceptional value with...More

2  Thank Chris H
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Came here because of a write up in the Times and was pleased that we did.The decor is very dated perhaps best described as "functional". Apparently it's a family run place--I think we were served by the daughter who was very friendly and helpful about...More

Thank mullionboy
Reviewed 16 March 2018

My wife and I tried the fixed-price 20-euro menu and got some great food. Two courses, everything included except wine--the house wine was drinkable and relatively inexpensive. We recommend all three entrees we had: gnocchi bolognese, eggplant parmesan, risotto with artichoke. The restaurant has a...More

Thank xcski37
Reviewed 4 March 2018

My partner Greta and I have eaten here perhaps half a dozen times over the years, having been brought there originally by a colleague in 2005. It is a family run place, serves a traditional Tuscan menu, which changes based on what is available (e.g.,...More

1  Thank JNR2xdeuce
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Caffagi is the relaxed family run trattoria we all want in our neighborhood. My two teenage daughters and I had a great meal there in early January. Though there was a bit of language barrier, the service was outstanding. We all enjoyed the ravioli Bolognese,...More

2  Thank Christopher M
Reviewed 24 January 2018

This restaurant offers very good quality food. We had dinner there twice and everything we tried was delicious. We tried steak Fiorentina and it was cooked just perfect!! Also we really enjoyed the atmosphere, this restaurant is family owned and operating for a long time....More

2  Thank Mila A
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We've been travelling in Italy for eight days (Milan, Rome, Florence). This was the Best meal we've had! It's a local family run restaurant serving traditional Tuscan food, not a tourist attraction. In fact, we were the only tourists there. Grilled squid, salmon, risotto were...More

3  Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Came for dinner on New Year's Eve on the recommendation of our Airbnb host as an authentic place Italians would go to. We seemed to be the only locals in during the 7-9pm space. Everything was pretty decent - the chicken terrine, spaghetti vongole, fried...More

1  Thank Edith S
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

We are spending a week in Firenze amid an Italian trip replete with good times with my wife and her two sisters. The landlady of our flat came in to introduce us to things like heat, water, neighborhood and provided a list of recommended places...More

4  Thank Joseph C
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market of San Lorenzo and in the Central Market, a
vast multi-floored building. Visitors are bound to
fall in love with this area and in particular, with
its variety of food, especially those focusing on
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$68
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
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12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
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12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
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12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Guelfa | 35 Rosso, 50129, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > San Lorenzo
  • Neighbourhood: San Lorenzo
  • Phone Number: +39 055 294989
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