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Trattoria Bordino

#265 of 2,028 Restaurants in Florence
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Via Stracciatella 9r, 50125, Florence, Italy
+39 055 213048
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
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143 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is right on the other place of the Porto Vecchio ´, yet a bit in the district - so it was just a pure luck. The place is where locals are coming - as the waiters have greeted many customer by the first name (and those where "experience" aged customers!). I had a lunch - which was Bisteca... More 

Thank VitPetersburg
Cranleigh, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here three times, Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening in the middle of November. It is a smallish, intimate restaurant with a reasonable menu at (for Florence) reasonable prices (we found the prices in Florence about 10 - 12% higher than Rome) The chef produced a Florentine steak that was one of the best I have ever had, though... More 

Thank rtcfix
Manila, Philippines
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22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place after searching online for a reasonably priced Florentine Steak. Arrived around 11:40am and was shrugged away by the female waitress after I asked what time they open which was at 12nn. We strolled by the Golden Bridge and returned by 11:55am and by this time we helped ourselves in. Apparently they officially start working when the campanile... More 

Thank Disso
Penn Valley, California
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72 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We ate both lunch and dinner at Bordino. Lunch menu was was a single page with only that day's offerings, which change daily. 9 and 12€ choices, most were your choice of two items cor 9€. So good we immediately made reservations for dinner. Dinner presented full menus with a broad range of dishes. We enjoyed all we ordered. Desserts... More 

Thank Roger S
Erie, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

My sons and I ate there and the bistecca was heavenly. Also had the spinaci saltati and I felt that nonna was back and cooking for me again! It took us a little extra time to find it because the tripadvisor map put us on the street parallel to it along the Arno. After a little stroll we finally found... More 

Thank Arthur M
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We had the best bistecca a la fiorentina in town for a price which was more then reasonable and ended up the first evening sitting with the waiters, talking and having a drink. When we went back a few days later for lunch, we got the dessert offered for free and even customized according to the nice discussions we had... More 

Thank Tourist20131
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Good restaurant with 2 lunchtime options.Pasta started really good but too fillng with main of veal.Quick service and 2 course meal 8 euros good if staying near pitti palace hotel.

Thank Marie O
Athens, Greece
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Went there because of the reviews on TripAdvisor. Mixed crostini horrible...tasteless. Scalopinne with white wine sauce...very basic. Sauce was more like lemon sauce and not at all thick Risotto with mushrooms the best dish, really nice!!!. Bistecca totally raw...I know this is the way but maybe I need less blood in my plate!!!No side dish because nobody explained that the... More 

Thank freetsa
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69 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We wandered in off the street with a good review to guide us. There were nine of us in two groups, including a baby. The menu was very limited, along the lines of a rural eatery. Some had pasta too but we all had barbecued beef. The beef was medium rather than rare but it was delicious. It was accompanied... More 

Thank IannSuzanne
Westerham, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

This restaurant was recommended by our guest house just around the corner. Believe me when you ate 'doing' Florence it helps to have your evening meal close to your bedroom! The first 2 nights we ate here and both the food and service were really good. We were very happy not to have to walk any further and planned to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Stracciatella 9r, 50125, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Pitti
  • Neighbourhood: Pitti
  • Phone Number: +39 055 213048

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

Staying in Pitti

Neighbourhood Profile
Pitti is a neighborhood characterized by art and history. Renaissance architecture such as Pitti Palace, which houses five museums alone, introduces visitors to the green lungs of spectacular Boboli Gardens. Any visitor can wander through statues, fountains, and panoramic viewpoints. Around the garden, treasures like the Museum of Natural History of the Specola and Villa Bardini guide guests through Florence as the cradle of the Renaissance. End the day with an aperitif in Piazza della Passera or the more romantic Forte di Belvedere, which offers an amazing panoramic view of the entire city.
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