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Il Vegetariano

Via delle Ruote 30r, 50129, Florence, Italy
+39 055 475030
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tofu” (5 reviews)
“seitan” (3 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Via delle Ruote 30r, 50129, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Once we got it the food was fine though we had nothing that we couldn't have easily made at home. The initial impressions though were less than impressive as people jostled to give their order in a very tight space with queues from opposite directions...More

Thank mickgred
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are veggies and always keen to try out new spots in cities we visit. So after our airbnb host recommended this place we battled through torrential rain to seek it out! There's a laid back vibe to the ordering and collecting of your food...More

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you're tired of pizza and want a healthy and tasty option. This is the place. Fair prices and top quality!

Thank Carlos A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I do not know what the rating system of Tripadvisor means to readers; so let me say: for me it means value. So two restaurants with vastly different quality of food could get the same rating (from me). I rate value. So the food was...More

Thank fredpouillot
Reviewed 29 July 2017

We were tired of all the heavy meat dishes on every menu in Florence, and discovered II Vegetariano, on a recommendation of a local resident of Florence. It is a small, imtimate restaurant with a lovely outdoor patio. The staff is friendly, welcoming and translated...More

Thank Heathbarmom
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

When I saw this place I thought the owners must be very brave, since opening a veggie in a city where everything is meat requires some courage... Food is delicious and the formula is great as well, you ca either choose from the menu or...More

Thank Claudia G
Reviewed 27 June 2017

What can you say about a place where there is a line up 30 minutes before it opens? That's Il Vegetariano. I didn't know what to expect from this quirky place neatly tucked away and hidden in a residential neighbourhood. The interior is basic but...More

Thank AmarTravel
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We popped into Il Vegetariano for lunch after finding ourselves in the area, slightly on the outskirts of central Florence. The restaurant is quite big with a decent sized outside area. It's self-service and the system of ordering is quite difficult to comprehend without prior...More

Thank 864beckc
Reviewed 23 April 2017

if you are new and don't know about this place, don't get started. get inside and it gets bigger and more seating place. a totally different type of fooding experience. pure vegetarian restaurant and people are flooding it. organic ingredients are used. house wine was...More

Thank sam1976in
Reviewed 22 April 2017

This place is full of all kinds of people! There is plenty of seating but be aware that it is self-service. Pay first, get your food and then choose your seats (indoor or out). Service can be a little slow and food was not as...More

Thank krezie23
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
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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
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via delle Ruote 30r, 50129, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > San Lorenzo
  • Neighbourhood: San Lorenzo
  • Phone Number: +39 055 475030
Since 1981, reference point for those who want to eat vegetarian / vegan and genuine italian and fusion cuisine in the center of Florence!
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