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Osteria Antica Mescita San Niccolo

Via di San Niccolo' 60/r, 50125, Florence, Italy
+39 055 234 2836
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (9 reviews)
“pasta” (35 reviews)
“brie” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via di San Niccolo' 60/r, 50125, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We wanted to eat outside but the wait for a table was too long, so we reluctantly agreed to eat downstairs, which turned out to be the crypt of the next door church which has been incorporated into the restaurant. Dinner with 1,000 year old...More

Thank Nigel F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate twice at this restaurant. Highly satisfied on both occasions. The food is well cooked, genuine and not too expensive. This is a typical small restaurant with wooden tables and chairs. The waiters are all helpful, even though they may appear to be rough. The...More

Thank Gaetano B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place to enjoy typical tuscan food and wine. very reasonable prices for good quality. Do not miss pappa con il pomodoro.

Thank Francesco P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our meals and had a great experience. It was nice to be out of the tourist district and enjoy an authentic meal in a real neighbourhood. The waiter was outstanding. He was extremely knowledgeable and took the time to explain the menu...More

Thank Scotiascott
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travel a lot. We have been to almost 50 towns throughout Italy and never have we had such a bad experience at an Italian restaurant - terrible service (they literally threw the menu at us) and average food. They even overcharged us and we...More

Thank Petya T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been several times....all food home made. Delicious pasta and meat sauces...and the fiasco of red wine is to die for. Excellent location 2 bridges down from Ponte Vecchio , just inside the side street so nice and shady. 2.5 euro service charge...food very reasonably priced...More

Thank 179juliemh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A local recommended me this place and was a great tip! The staff was very friendly and they let me have a dinner even if I was a bit late (kitchen was almost closed) Food was fresh and delicious (I ordered a rabbit and Tomato...More

Thank 1Ojo7
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Someone back home told us that we had to eat at this restaurant. So we were going to be in that area and decided to try it, We didn't have a reservation, but they let us sit anyway, as we were there on the early...More

Thank Dsar6798
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

The food was excellent not the usual fare .. house wine lovely Had a great evening Ordered the chick pea soup was a heart meal The veal was tender & divine

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

We wanted to eat a proper fiorentina steak, so we checked the options on the less busy bank of Arno. Osteria proved to be a very good choice, with impeccable service. Fiorentina, weighing 1.2 kg, arrived after promised 20 minutes, and was succulent, well seasoned...More

Thank dylannever
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Just outside the ancient walls of Florence, Viale
Michelangiolo starts. It is a winding road rimmed by
wonderful poplars and holm oaks. The long ascent opens
up to the most beautiful and famous panoramic
viewpoint of Florence: Piazzale Michelangelo, where an
elevated terrace offers visitors an incomparable and
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11 July 2017|
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Response from Malika F | Reviewed this property |
There was a service charge in most restaurants we visited, same as in the U.K. I guess.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via di San Niccolo' 60/r, 50125, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Piazzale Michelangelo
  • Neighbourhood: Piazzale Michelangelo
  • Phone Number: +39 055 234 2836
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