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Il Profeta

Borgo Ognissanti | 93 R, 50123, Florence, Italy
+39 333 198 0356
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“pasta” (145 reviews)
“wild boar” (16 reviews)
Opens in 10 min
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Borgo Ognissanti | 93 R, 50123, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a fine dining experience in a family run restaurant - a very personal experience and the food is flavoursome & cooked to perfection. The menu is explained in full on arrival, staff very chatty & attentive As a small intimate restaurant, you easily...More

Thank andrenamurdoch
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Il Profeta has an amazing selection of home made pastas, prepared really well. The owner/host takes time to explain the dishes in detail and every one of his suggestions was right on the money. And if you have room left for desert, you won’t be...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Fabulous - The food, wine, service. Loved interacting with Claudio the owner. We had 7 people in our party and everyone loved their meal. The "john Travolta" pasta dish was by far one of the most delicious things I've ever tasted. If you are in...More

Thank Ldecn
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were just trying to kill some time before checking in to hotel and stumbled upon the best meal we’ve had in Italy.

Thank Pescy1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Il Profeta is not only family owned, but unbelievably amazing. They could not be nicer. We felt at home. The food is out of this world. It’s all homemade. The owner (family) cares greatly about the restaurant and what you’re eating. His wife is there...More

Thank Lorinn S
Reviewed 8 January 2018

We had an absolutely wonderful time at Il Profeta. Our waiter Martin was excellent! He gave us great suggestions and since we were splitting all the courses among 4 people, most of the dishes were split between plates for us in the kitchen. Food is...More

Thank TravelFoodCool
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Good food, good wine. Staff was very attentive and we were able to communicate certain dietary restrictions due to my wife’s pregnancy but understood and were very accommodating.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 17 November 2017

This tiny restaurant packs a big punch!!! It had the best food we had in all of Italy!! The owners, Claudio and his wife, were fun, entertaining, and know how to make EVERYONE feel comfortable. If you want to sit quietly or join in the...More

Thank Shannon K
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here after a friend recommended it. Did not disappoint! Had so much fun with the owner Claude who really cares about his customers and what wonderful food he serves! From the appetizers to the “John travolta” special to the baked apple -all amazing....More

Thank ColleenCL
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Il Profeta has it all - atmosphere, service, and excellent food. Too many things to list.... just make this a MUST SEE stop on your trip to Florence!

Thank Nightowl_RN
Santa Maria Novella
Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the
majority of the people arriving in Florence, which
might explain the hectic pace. Commuters and tourists
come across the constant hustle and bustle of the
station before exiting, taking a few steps and
stopping amazed in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella. It
is impossible not to admire the the square, housing
one of the most charming basilicas in Florence. The
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Always Open for lunch end dinner
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borgo Ognissanti | 93 R, 50123, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Santa Maria Novella
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Maria Novella
  • Phone Number: +39 333 198 0356
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