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Ristorante Lo Stravagante

Via Boccaccio 35, 50129, Florence, Italy
+39 055 504 8137
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
21 Mar 2018
“Cold but tasty”
7 Jul 2017
“Delicious food - kind service staff”
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Boccaccio 35, 50129, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

We had a beautiful meal with only the chef working that night so he served us as well as cooking for us. There was only one other couple there so he probably thought he'd be wasting the heating but surely even one customer should be...More

Thank Rosie1951
Reviewed 7 July 2017

I came to this restaurant with a friend and we were the only customers there (it was early according to Italy eating standards - about 8:15pm and there was torrential rain!) but we were greeted by very friendly and welcoming staff. The menu was not...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 13 January 2017

My evening at Ristorante Lo Stravagante was one for the books - fantastic, friendly service, impeccable food, and really great atmosphere. It is family owned and each dish is (as cliche as possible) prepared with love. You can taste it, I swear! The menu is...More

1  Thank WanderingAdventures
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Family run, small and cosy restaurant with delicious Italian food. I will definitely be back soon, this time with my family.

Thank Monika S
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We stumble upon this place and had an amazing time at 10:30 pm, afamily owned restaurant with two young helpers who are the owner's children (i guess). I had no idea what the dishes were on the menu but the very well mannered brother/ host/...More

Thank Nina P
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Our hotel did not have an attached restaurant so we ate around the corner at Lo Stravagante. It is privately owned and the owner does all his own cooking. He can cook. The food was delicious and he treated us like we were kings. We...More

Thank Cheryl C
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Tucked away on Via Boccaccio near the Le Cure Farmer's Market this charming restaurant with an equally charming owner was a nice respite from the Centro Storico. The menu is sophisticated yet not fussy. With the owner's encouragement we tried new dishes and had wonderful...More

Thank jlbaker116
Reviewed 21 August 2015

We stayed in Firenze for a week and dined at the Ristorante Lo Stravagante twice. It is a family owned restaurant with husband as chef and wife as hostess/waitress. Their young daughter always had a smile. They were very accommodating and the food was delicious....More

Thank JoBaby55
Reviewed 5 April 2015

A lovely find under evey aspect. Not only was the service very warm and with attention to details also towards our children, in a simple but tastefully decorated setting, but we found the food truly delicious. Loved the huge bistecca alla fiorentina, crispy country potatoes...More

2  Thank Smallkidsfamily
Reviewed 23 February 2015

I organised a dinner with colleagues and friends. We were 19 people and total and each had an amazing four course menu incl. wine and water for 25,- EUR p.P. When you organise group events here you can choose from either a Terra (meat), Mare...More

2  Thank miss_obertauern
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Boccaccio 35, 50129, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +39 055 504 8137
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“Stravagante” is a word from Latin origins, composed of extra (outside) and vagantem (wandering). In the figurative sense it takes on the significance of fantastic, unusual, and also whimsical. It is precisely with this spirit that we would like to present you our menu, using the best ingredients in a manner outside of the ordinary.Ristorante Lo Stravagante brings the creative cuisine of Carmine Mastroianni to Florence. We are pleased to invite you to try this great destination for lovers of creative cuisine. Lo Stravagante combines the best culinary tradition with fresh ingredients chosen to enhance the flavor and prepare your palate to experience the extraordinary. Our creations combine the raw materials typical of the area (trying to respect the principle of locally sourced products) for fish and for meant with sophisticated and high quality ingredients. We pay particular attention to those who prefer a vegetarian menu, with imaginative dishes of high nutritional value.
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