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Trattoria Ruggero

Via Senese 89r, Florence, Italy
+39 055 220542
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork chop” (26 reviews)
“arrosto” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Senese 89r, Florence, Italy
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1 - 10 of 157 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend's Italian friend recommended this restaurant, and I appreciate him. good homey food like grandma's cooking. better for meat lovers. impressed by a friendly server speaking English fluently.

Thank Sue L
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have been to Florence you will know how busy it is and how easy it is t find good value pizza and pasta places to eat. They are everywhere. Recently, we went to Italy for a major anniversary, taking in Verona and Florence....More

Thank Robin N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sometimes it's nice to just go off the beaten track and find somewhere where the locals go, somewhere traditional. I read about this place on the Daily Telegraph whilst doing some research on Florence's restaurants - reservation recommended as it does get very busy!! The...More

Thank TheHeisenberg
Reviewed 10 June 2017

They served us in a hurry and asked us to leave as soon as we finished. People at the next table shouted all the time, it was impossible to talk. The bollito for 15eu was just a few slices of tongue in a tasteless broth....More

Thank galli204
Reviewed 26 May 2017

This place was recommended to us by our landlord. Given that da Ruggero is in the Oltrarno away from the madding crowd of Florence Disney I expected to hear some Italian here, however, the place was filled with mostly tourists. The entrees arrived within moments...More

Thank AtticusPenfold
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This place was recommended to us by our friends that live in Florence. It's a charming little trattoria that serves true Tuscan food. I came here with my husband and two kids for lunch. We walked here from the city center but definitely worth the...More

Thank patriziaNj
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Whenever my husband sees pork chops on the menu, he orders them. And often he is disappointed when they are tough or dry or both. So when we read reviews that Trattoria Ruggero had an excellent chop, we decided to go even though our apartment...More

Thank ModeenW
Reviewed 29 March 2017

First of all, you must book as it's a small and very popular restaurant, although a bit out of the way on the Siena road outside the Porta Romana. very happy discovery. We had a HUGE meal (portion sizes are generous, in future we'd share...More

Thank Braveheart365
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We stayed just up the road and went here on our last night. Wish we had went on our first night as the meal was superb. The best pork chops we've ever had! Our waiter was fantastic and spoke brilliant English. Highly recommend this restaurant...More

Thank sc0ttd0g
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We celebrated a birthday here. We had prociutto and the florence beefsteak with mixed salad... It was the best birthday dinner my husband has ever eaten he said. Just perfect bit you need to made a reservation.

1  Thank rockabella79
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16 April 2017|
Response from MMFfromFL | Reviewed this property |
They did when we were there. You could call and ask, they speak English
29 July 2016|
Response from wsdoyle | Reviewed this property |
Am the reviewer not the restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Senese 89r, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +39 055 220542
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