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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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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Via di San Niccolo' 60/r, 50125, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I stayed in the San Niccolo area and this was one of the many restaurants on the main street. We were very impressed with the quality of food, wine and service at this restaurant, and really enjoyed sitting at one of the...More

Thank Elliot S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were looking for an authentic Italian dining experience in San Niccolo and most certainly found it in this wonderful little restaurant. 70 euros for wine, beer, minestrone soup, desserts and coffees is excellent value for superb traditional food with a home-cooked feeling. The waiter...More

Thank OldPortlian
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fab food a little off the beaten path in Florence. The wait staff and food were both divine. Also very affordable. Overall loved it!

Thank Jaime M
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Small local Osteria frequented at lunchtime largely by locals. Primi and secondi dishes with water for €12 with a decent choice. Excellent fruit pie. Quite drinkable vino rosso di cassa. Friendly staff and nice atmosphere.

Thank Fenboatman
Reviewed 22 January 2018

3 pm, in a cloudy sunday. Pretty hungry and... we found this charming place, warm and friendly. A glass of terrific wine (I suggest Ruit Hora from Bolgheri) and a gorgeus appetizer (a "panzanella" winter style with porcini mushrooms). Very nice accomodation, charming athmospere. 15...More

Thank Selvatica67
Reviewed 6 January 2018

We came here for dinner as was just down the road from where we were staying. It didn't disappoint. We had the peposo, followed by the homemade cheesecake. This has to be some of the best food we had during our italy trip. I would...More

Thank vtwort
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

I lived on this street years ago. I remember coming here and thinking it was always a solid osteria. I have come back to Firenze ever few years. I’m sad to say that this was pretty disappointing. Our hotel recommended them. We ordered white Tuscan...More

Thank Brook C
Reviewed 21 December 2017

My daughters and I had dinner here twice. The food was outstanding and the waiter was so friendly and explained all the choices. Very warm atmosphere. Highly recommend. Please compliment the young waiter!

Thank Gail P
Reviewed 27 November 2017

On November 9, I took a long walk from my studio rental on Via Il Prato up to Piazza Michelangelo and Abbazia di San Miniato al Monte - quite a hike! I stopped here for lunch afterwards since I had read many positive reviews on...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Went here based on positive reviews. Cool crypt and atmosphere very informal but inviting. Wait staff also very nice. However the positive stops there. We ordered tagliata - steak. It was overcooked and tough. Our sides were obviously reheated from earlier in the day. The...More

Thank MarcoBee2016
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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
breathtaking view of the entire city from above.
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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$22 - US$31
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
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:30 AM
12:00 PM - 12:30 AM
12:00 PM - 12:30 AM
12:00 PM - 12:30 AM
12:00 PM - 12:30 AM
12:00 PM - 12:30 AM
12:00 PM - 12:30 AM
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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