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Acquapazza

#271 of 2,063 Restaurants in Florence
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighbourhood:
San Lorenzo
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Via Cosimo Ridolfi 4/r, 50129, Florence, Italy
+39 055 475430
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Sat 12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:45
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London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Ate there last night. Perfect meal and wonderful service. Would recommend this fish restaurant to anybody. The food was beautifully presented with modern cooking and presentation and delicious flavours.

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Thank 89Thomas
Montreal, Canada
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90 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

I would definitely recommend this place if you're in the mood to step away from the tourist areas and enjoy a quiet local meal. I loved my fettuccine with lobster and salad. Our waitress was very attentive and the chef was willing to make me a salad that wasn't even on the menu. Overall great place!!!! :)

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Thank FoodieMTL14
Lawrence, Kansas
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50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

We were staying at a nearby hotel and told the concierge that we were looking for a seafood restaurant with a really nice pasta selection. He recommended Acquapazza. While this restaurant might please higher end foodies (though I am not really sure about that), we found the restaurant to be uncomfortable and overpriced. The pasta selections were quite limited, and... More 

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Thank DBW1962
New York City, New York
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31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

Asked the server, to recommend an entree, she strongly suggested tuna as being very fresh. When brought out, the tuna looked old and tasted fishy. When the 4 of us told the server, she argued, it was very fresh and removed the 4 plates of essentially untouched fish. The bill included the 4 tuna dishes. We were in Florence for... More 

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Thank stephenr1951
mrfrog1977, Proprietario at Acquapazza, responded to this review

Dear customer,honestly we didn't understand your complain about your dinner here in our restaurant and the rewiew wrote below don't describe completely the truth!The tuna was reccomended because it was a precious and expensive fish caught in Tuscany sea,certified and healthy,dark in colour because rich of blood,amazing taste and good smell.I apologize but we don't sell Pacific or Atlantic Tuna... More 

Camberley, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was lovely, the service was outstanding and the food was just divine. Our waiter was genuinely nice and accommodating, can't fault him at all. The menu had lots of choice, everything was amazing quality and cooked beautifully. It was very quiet at the time of our reservation (7.30pm) and we got our food very quickly. It did get... More 

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Thank iliana_ilieva
Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

Fresh, I mean really fresh, fish of your choice served efficiently with an extensive wine list. Visit here if you are after fine dining in Florence.

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Thank Paul M
dublin
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153 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

Super food, especially seafood, super service, nice decor, clean. Very recommended. I would come back with pleasure!

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Thank Geelonka
Province of Rome, Italy
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43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

I have been acquapazza twice and I honestly it was an incredibile experience. The restaurant is small, very silent. Service is extremely nice, full of suggestions and tips, Wines just great and then the fish food. I think Acquapazza is over my the top list! Every single dish is a trip, something you can be happy with. I love this... More 

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Thank robripam
New York City, New York
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48 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

off the beaten track, in a largely residential area. Great fresh seafood. not at all traditional Tuscan fare. refined setting and service.

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Oldsmar, Florida
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1,071 reviews
550 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 430 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2015

By sharinWe dined at Acquapazza on the recommendation of the staff at Hotel Rapallo. It was just a short walk from the hotel, which was a plus. This is an excellent restaurant and we had a wonderful dining experience. Our bottle of Chardonnay (Collio Veni) was very good. Our meal started with complimentary appetizer of TarTara di Ricoila (tuna) and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$49 - US$65
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, International, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:45
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:45
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:45
Thursday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:45
Friday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:45
Saturday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Cosimo Ridolfi 4/r, 50129, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > San Lorenzo
  • Neighbourhood: San Lorenzo
  • Phone Number: +39 055 475430

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San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo’s lively merchants shout out from behind stalls with an array of products in one of the most traditional neighborhoods in Florence. Different ethnic groups join together in the large outdoor 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 Florentine dishes as well as international selections. Nobody leaves San Lorenzo without a shopping bag in hand or with an empty stomach.
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