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La Burrasca

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$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
San Lorenzo
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Via Panicale 6/r, 50123, Florence, Italy
+39 055 215827
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Today
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
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Tue - Sun 12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best meal of my life! La Burrasca has authentic Italian food with incredible flavor! The staff is hysterical and the environment is so welcoming! If you are looking for a nice dinner and an unforgettable experience, look no further!

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Thank Katherine A
Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ended up coming here Twice and we booked for 2nd visit which is advisable to secure a table as a very popular place with locals too. Menu is wonderful with plenty of choice The owner and the ambience of this place makes it more of a dining experience with excellent food and drink as there is no pressure to... More 

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Thank anntwix
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this little trattoria by accident and wow! Amazing tasty food, freshly cooked and a menu that changes daily. We booked to go back for our last meal of the trip and it was superb. Staff were friendly, remembered us from our previous visit and the whole atmosphere was of true Italy. Could not recommend more for real... More 

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Thank Helen S
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

if you wish to have a good meal and a proper Italian experience go here! Food is fresh and well cooked, it's not expensive and the staff is super friendly! Highly recommended ;-)

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Thank flavia186338
Cleveland, Ohio
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

THIS place. We ended up here for lunch and had tried to go the night before but we couldn't get a table. So, we put it on our list for the next day and prepared ourselves for a heavy lunch! I ate SO much pasta throughout Italy (when in Rome, right?) and I had my moments where I questioned, "Should... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

So we checked out the reviews for La Burrasca and decided to eat there on a Tuesday night. This night our food was absolutely amazing, the steak we had was some of the best we had ever eaten that melted in our mouths. The potatoes were even good. We enjoyed it so much that we decided to go back for... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Nice hidden gem, trattoria style but has that authentic feel. Menu written down in pen on a sheet of A4! Plenty of locals in here and it was recommended to us from an earlier tour we had been on, otherwise doubt we would have come across it. We didn't make a reservation but arrived on 7pm and our kind waiter... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Small, quaint and very accommodating to personal preferences. La Burrasca has fantastic first courses (pastas and soups), and a variety of second courses and side dishes. The house wine is perfect with just pasta or for a whole meal. This is one of my favorite places to go for a light lunch, great service and good conversation with friends.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Our last night in Florence (2nd Nov) and the best. Clean plates all round. Delicious Tuscan food with efficient, characterful service and great value. We will return.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

We found this wonderful restaurant through Rick Steves and we are so happy we followed Rick suggestion. This is a small family run restaurant that serves top notch Italian cuisine. This was our second trip to Florence and we ate at the restaurant several times during our stay, and each time the food was simply wonderful. The flavours were a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Panicale 6/r, 50123, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > San Lorenzo
  • Neighbourhood: San Lorenzo
  • Phone Number: +39 055 215827

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in San Lorenzo

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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 ethnic groups join together in the large outdoor 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 its variety of food, especially those focusing on Florentine dishes as well as international selections. Nobody leaves San Lorenzo without a shopping bag in hand or with an empty stomach.
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