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SESTO On Arno

Piazza di Ognissanti 3 | C/O the Westin Excelsior, 50123, Florence, Italy
+39 055 27151
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“tasting menu” (9 reviews)
“sea bass” (3 reviews)
“veal” (3 reviews)
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International, Mediterranean, Contemporary, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Piazza di Ognissanti 3 | C/O the Westin Excelsior, 50123, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Probably the best view of Florence from the terrace - we had a great evening with friends during a private party. Day or night - the view was simply overwhelming, highly recommend for private events or romantic evenings.More

Thank Aliona M
VB_General_Manager, Direttore generale at SESTO On Arno, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Aliona M, Please let us thank you for having shared with all of us your amazing feedback! We are truly pleased to learn how much you enjoyed your recent experience with us at the SESTO On Arno and we would like to thank you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Sesto bar is on the rooftop of the Westin Excelsior Florence. We were lucky to be staying at that hotel so were able to easily get an outside table for drinks but otherwise we would have definitely called ahead to see if we could...More

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VB_General_Manager, Direttore generale at SESTO On Arno, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear VoyagerAimerSourire, Thank you for your wonderful review! We are truly delighted to know that you have so appreciated your recent experience with us at the SESTO On Arno! Exceeding our guests’ expectations is what we always aim for and we are so pleased we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited the rooftop bar for drinks with a group on a summer's evening and was very impressed. The view was stunning and the atmosphere was welcoming and relaxing. With the sun shining down, a delicious (though quite expensive) glass of wine in my hand,...More

Thank Ada G
VB_General_Manager, Direttore generale at SESTO On Arno, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Ada G, What a pleasure reading your wonderful comments! We are so glad that you have enjoyed sipping cocktails before dinner on our amazing rooftop Bar & Restaurant. It is indeed a magical experience one must try while in Florence! We are ever so...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was one of the best dinners I had in Italy! View is sublime, service is perfect. Really liked the wine list selection as well. The menu has a lot to offer. We had raw prawns, warm gois gras (sushi style, delicious!), octopus pasta, veal...More

1  Thank Nastyouche
StarwoodFirenze, Direttore at SESTO On Arno, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Nastyouche, What a pleasure reading your comments! Our Executive Chef Matteo and the entire F&B team will be delighted to hear that you have appreciated so much the menu and the wine list selection! Thank you again for your nice comments and hopefully we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here quite late on in the evening on our last night (approx 11pm) It's on the top of a high end hotel and so service was absolutely spot on, we got seated right against the barrier so could see all over the city...More

Thank Jay D
StarwoodFirenze, Direttore at SESTO On Arno, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Jay D, Thank you for taking the time to share your kind feedback with us. We are so glad to read that you have enjoyed your experience at our SESTO On Arno and the 360° panoramic view over Florence! We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We requested a table outside and got one not quite at the edge but it didn't matter, the view and atmosphere was incredible. Impeccable and friendly service and a very very nice tasting menu with that little extra that you would expect from a place...More

Thank Johan J
VB_General_Manager, Direttore generale at SESTO On Arno, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Johan J, Thank you for taking the time to share your kind feedback with us! We are so glad to read that you have enjoyed your experience at our SESTO On Arno and that we have entirely met your expectations! Great to hear that...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017

You get to see hills of Tuscany and Florence from top while having excellent food and service. It is one of the best restaurant in FlorenceMore

Thank salahent
VB_General_Manager, Direttore generale at SESTO On Arno, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Dear salahent, Thank you for having shared your amazing feedback with all of us! It is so wonderful to know that you had an amazing culinary experience with us and that you enjoyed the astonishing 360° panoramic view over the city of Florence and its...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Came here with a group of friends. Was very crowded. Choice of indoor or outdoor seating. Spectacular views of the Duomo, and city. Bring your camera. Cost is 20€ for a drink and the buffet is included. I have been to other Aperitivo restaurants and...More

Thank Sandy99
VB_General_Manager, Direttore generale at SESTO On Arno, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Dear Sandy99, Please allow us to thank you for taking the time to post your positive and detailed comments regarding your recent visit to our SESTO On Arno bar & restaurant! We are sincerely delighted to read that your experience has been so perfect and...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Situated on the roof of Westin Excelsior , SESTO offers a magnificent view of the River. The most impressive is the professional and caring service. The menu is a fine selection of specialties . The ingredients are fresh and the texture of food is well-timed....More

Thank marisa k
VB_General_Manager, Direttore generale at SESTO On Arno, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Dear marisa k, What a pleasure reading your comments! Our chef Matteo Lorenzini will be delighted to hear that you have appreciated your experience so much! The entire team work ever so hard in order to offer our dear Guests unforgettable experiences! Thanking you again,...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

The meal was flavorful and the service was top notch! we enjoyed the view of the city and the music was niceMore

Thank Lori C
VB_General_Manager, Direttore generale at SESTO On Arno, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Dear Lori C, Thank you very much for your kind feedback regarding your recent culinary experience at our SESTO ON Arno! We are more than happy to learn that you have totally enjoyed your visit and hopefully we will have the chance to welcome you...More

Nearby
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
...More
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Caroline O
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12 December 2015|
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Response from StarwoodFirenze | Property representative |
Thank you for having contacted us. For Christmas lunch at Sesto on Arno is required as dress code smart casual . Lunch will start at 12.30. thank you and enjoy Holidays, The management
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23 August 2015|
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Response from VB_General_Manager | Property representative |
Dear Unhipster, Thank you for having contacted us! Further to your kind request, please allow us also to inform you that long trousers are required for men as a dress code (for dinner only). Thanking you, we hope we will... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$22 - US$108
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Valet Parking, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:45
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: Piazza di Ognissanti 3 | C/O the Westin Excelsior, 50123, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Santa Maria Novella
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Maria Novella
  • Phone Number: +39 055 27151
  • E-mail
Description
Restaurant SE•STO on Arno combines contemporary Mediterranean cuisine with a breathtaking view over Florence and the Tuscan hills nearby. Whether you're in Florence for a special occasion or enjoying a quiet lunch away from the city buzzing streets, the restaurant offers a unique place to savor the tempting culinary creations by Executive Chef Entiana Osmenzeza paired with a wide selection of the best Italian and international wines.
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