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Borgo San Jacopo

Borgo San Jacopo 62/r, 50125, Florence, Italy
+39 055 281661
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  • Excellent61%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Borgo San Jacopo 62/r, 50125, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A diamond would an appropriate symbol for our dining experience. Each facet of a diamond is beautiful and enjoyable. The location, especially on the balcony over the Arno with a view of the Ponte Vecchio, is one of the most memorable of my life. The...More

1  Thank auntcole
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had an incredible meal last night care of chef Peter Brunel and CEO of Lungarno Hotel group Valeriano Antonioli. The relaxed setting in the evening bar alongside the Arno was made even more sublime by an incredible meal - start to finish it was...More

2  Thank Timciti
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very high standard on service and presentationof food. Excellent location but very Deep restaurant so if you want a view of Arno you must be Close to the window or, prefferably, on the balcony (in the summer). Tasting menus are the usual choice and a...More

2  Thank Med H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our kids gifted us with a special dinner to enjoy on our trip to Italy. After much research, we chose Borgo San Jacopo. From the moment we entered this beautiful restaurant until we left, the experience was wonderful. FOOD We had the Tasting Menu with...More

2  Thank dktivoli
Claudia_Rosati, Restaurant Manager at Borgo San Jacopo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Let me personally thank you in behalf of my self, our Chef Peter Brunel and all our team here at Borgo San Jacopo. Your detailed comments made us very proud, knowing that your experience was superb fill us with joy. We are delighted...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love eating out. The tasting meal was superb. My wife and are are still discussing the course and matching wines. The meal was beautifully themed as a visit to the sea. Each course had ocean references, foam, beautiful fish and meat, an amazing soup,...More

1  Thank mark w
Claudia_Rosati, Restaurant Manager at Borgo San Jacopo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mark, Thank you for writing a wonderful review. We are so appreciative of your kind words. The team got even more motivated to do well when we shared your comment during our briefing. We are delighted to know that you are still talking about...More

Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Words do not do justice to this restaurant and its staff. The menu is inspired and contains a number of show stoppers (purple cabbage risotto and lamb in sea water to name just two). Each course we had was exceptional and the total experience ranked...More

2  Thank RichardFM72
Claudia_Rosati, Restaurant Manager at Borgo San Jacopo, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Dear Richard, Thank you for such a wonderful review We are delighted that we exceeded your expectations and that you had an exceptional experience with us. We hope to welcoming you back in the near future and until than I send you my best regards....More

Reviewed 5 April 2018

Paraphrasing Shirley Bassey I could start with "where do I begin, to tell the story of how great a meal can be?", because it's not easy to write about the extraordinary experience that we have had at Borgo San Jacopo. Let's start with the food,...More

2  Thank Stalflare
Claudia_Rosati, Restaurant Manager at Borgo San Jacopo, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Dear Guest, Let mw personakly thank you for sharing with all of us your amazing words in regards fo your recente experience at Borgo San Jacopo. We are truly delighted to read that we manage to delivery an amazing experience that you could enjoy inn...More

Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Atomsphere- elegant. Interior. River view at evening transcends like a movie scene as sitting on 2nd floor by window. Food- As foodie who appreciate crusine art from various cultures, probably the worst dining experience we been to recent years. We tried both “Experience” and “Tuscany”...More

Thank chaosteo
Claudia_Rosati, Restaurant Manager at Borgo San Jacopo, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Dear Chao, Firstly let me thank you for sharing your personal comments following your experience of Tuesday evening. We take very seriously all the comments that our guests decide to share with us, in order to keep improving. We are very sorry to read that...More

Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

The restaurant has an amazing atmosphere. They have the finest menu in Florance. Special thanks for the manager Claudia. She was very helpful and intersted for our special day. Every thing was just as how I imagined.More

2  Thank Omer Alper K
Claudia_Rosati, Restaurant Manager at Borgo San Jacopo, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Dear Omer, Thank you ever so much for sharing with all of us your amazing comment. It was a pleasure for me, helping you organising the special night for you and your girlfriend. We do hope that you will come to visit us next year...More

Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

I think it is one of the best experience in my life. I have been with my partner during our travel in Italy as we live in London and we wanted to have an experience in this beautiful restaurant in a beautiful city as Florence....More

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Claudia_Rosati, Restaurant Manager at Borgo San Jacopo, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for sharing with us your wonderful comment, following you recent experience at Borgo San Jacopo. We are delighted to read that you will come back to visit us soon, in the mean time I would like to thank you...More

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9 April 2018|
Response from RichardFM72 | Reviewed this property |
No bar that I saw but the hotel that it’s part of has a bar. Also it doesn’t serve tapas. They have an A la Carte menu and 3 different 7 course tasting menus
3 September 2016|
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Response from Claudia_Rosati | Property representative |
The dress code is smart casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$36 - US$143
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borgo San Jacopo 62/r, 50125, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +39 055 281661
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Live Italian gourmet excellence at Michelin starred restaurant Borgo San Jacopo. Perching over the Arno, our fine dining restaurant offers a unique vantage point of Ponte Vecchio. Fall in love with the view as you sample the finest Italian dishes enhanced with innovative twists, designed by starred chef Peter Brunel. Savour the freshness and utter quality of the produce and ingredients hand-selected by the chef himself before being skilfully prepared and presented in inventive dishes. And make sure to indulge in a prestigious vintage from our selection of the best 900 labels in the cellar.
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