We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mangiafuoco Bracerie

#123 of 2,069 Restaurants in Florence
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
San Lorenzo
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Via Guelfa 24 rosso, 50129, Florence, Italy
+39 055 219201
11:30 - 23:30
Open now
See all hours
Sun - Sat 11:30 - 23:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

934 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 294: English reviews
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is food diversity which suits everyone preferences. The dishes are tasty and a high quality and exellent value for money. Lovely place, free and fast wifi, very friendly staff and nice atmosphere. Family who run business are great people. Wish I could give them 6 stars 😄!

Thank Dorela1992
1 review
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this restaurant before going to see the David and it was wonderful. Staff was so friendly and helpful. The food was so delicious...definitely not what you normally would get in a tourist spot. We had the tagliatelle al ragu with olives and sun dried tomatoes and the sausages with cannolini beans in tomato sauce. Both were perfecto!

Thank Jacklyn C
Honolulu, Hawaii
Level Contributor
156 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 258 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Aloha Everyone! As part of a 10-day visit to Italy to meet my significant other (temporarily working on the other side of the world) for a mid-tour vacation, we visited Florence (Firenze) for a few days to do the museums and the Duomo (the normal touristy stuff). We stayed about 15 minutes away from the Cathedral at a small hotel... More 

Thank Fritz59
Athens, Greece
Level Contributor
7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

I had the pleasure today to visit this restaurant. We ordered toasted bread with tomatos and basil, a carbonara and a talliatelle ragù. Traditional Italian food and fine red wine! Nice to be there!

Thank matinats
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

What a night... Me and my girlfriend were truly amazed by this place. First of all we were hosted by and an awsome waitress, who i guess is also the owner. She exactly guessed that we are brazilians with italian roots, and was very happy about it (on the contrary of most of the italians, who dont really enjoy the... More 

Thank Arthur B
Level Contributor
7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Our first meal in Florence did not disappoint. Exquisite pastas and really wonderful meat dishes. Friendly owners and servers -- the kids even got cute magnets at the end of the lunch. Thank you Mangiafuoco for treating us to a wonderful christmas meal!

Thank Nick S
Long Island, New York
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

My husband, another couple and I were looking for a local place to have lunch. After seeing "David" we were wandering back to the Central Market only to stumble on this unassuming gem which had just opened and was filling up with locals. The food, atmosphere and staff were all amazing! It is worth the find. We will be back!

Thank lizm11797
Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Our family of 5 have been coming to Mangiafuoco for many years and we are always treated like family. We have brought friends there, enjoyed special Christmas Eve and Christmas day dinners, have had casual lunches there and the food and service NEVER disappoint. Daniela and Barbara are always gracious and their wait staff attentive without being intrusive. And the... More 

Thank cuginisoccer
1 review
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

If you ever go to florence, you must try this restaurant since its very good, food is divine and the owners are very hospitable. We tried the bistecca florentina and it was really good since you can cook it yourself to your own likings. Desserts are a must and so are the first courses. The owners were very nice to... More 

Thank Chris C
Boston, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
158 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

We were the first customers to come to Mangiafuoco Bracreie ten years ago. Since then we have tried to eat with them and enjoy their welcoming company at least twice with every visit, quite often bring new and old friends with us, The service is special, the food is wonderful, and the atmosphere as delicious as the food. We have... More 

Thank Ben050938

Travellers who viewed Mangiafuoco Bracerie also viewed

Florence, Province of Florence
Florence, Province of Florence
Florence, Province of Florence
Florence, Province of Florence

Been to Mangiafuoco Bracerie? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$33
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Guelfa 24 rosso, 50129, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > San Lorenzo
  • Neighbourhood: San Lorenzo
  • Phone Number: +39 055 219201

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Mangiafuoco Bracerie and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
Redlands, California
5 months ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Mangiafuoco Bracerie staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in San Lorenzo

Neighbourhood Profile
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.
Explore this neighbourhood