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Bistro del Mare

#120 of 2,069 Restaurants in Florence
Certificate of Excellence
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Via Lungarno Corsini 4, 50100, Florence, Italy
+39 055 239 9224
19:30 - 22:30
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Tue - Sun 19:30 - 22:30
Fri - Sun 12:30 - 14:30
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80 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We found Bistro Del Mare from TripAdvisor and decided to try it. A very smooth experience from telephone reservation, arrival welcome, ordering, dining and exit thanks to the professional and courteous service of the maitre and staff. Each dish is beautifully presented, cooked just right and paired with the right kind and amount of sauce. Authentic Tuscan homemade bread which... More 

1 Thank 365Rainbow
Denver, CO
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate there on Thursday, April 13 and were the first ones to be seated. The proprietor greeted us at the door and made us feel welcome. The dishes were very creative and artistically presented. The drinks, main course and desserts were excellent. The owner stopped by our table to say hello and I complimented him on the restaurant decor... More 

Thank Steve_Denver_9
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10 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We chose the banquet menu for two - much cheaper than choosing individually though we both had to pick the same dishes which we managed ! Starter, 2 courses and dessert, and good range of wines priced affordably. Attentive but not intrusive waiters. Food excellent and we were very full but satisfied! No complaints, would certainly recommend the bistro for... More 

Thank killara
Palo Alto, California, USA
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, very taste. Great presentation. The shrimp was so good, and tasted sweet shrimp. The tuna tartare was unique.

Thank Min T
London, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

a well design and even better food. had some delicious first courses to eat in share and a wonderful main courses.

1 Thank ahiad9
Brussels, Belgium
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Attracted by the excellent TripAdvisor reviews, we went there expecting an outstanding seafood dinner. But we didn't get it: except for my first dish which was quite good, the food was below average: my daughter's catch of the day didn't look fresh at all and my wife's salad was just plain. I guess we just weren't lucky, since the place... More 

1 Thank Jacques d
Crowborough, United Kingdom
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180 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We were staying nearby & like sea-food & we were very happy with this choice of restaurant. The menu had sufficient choices. The staff were friendly, helpful, efficient & polite. The food was very tasty & well cooked & portions were adequate. The wines were very good complements. Overall a thoroughly enjoyable dinner in an excellent atmosphere.

Thank Danddtol
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Restaurant is very well organized , good ambience . Food is good fresh and is not over priced. Stuff is friendly and professional.

Thank Roza A
New York City, New York
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

We happened to eat there based on the suggestion of staff an the Palazzo Cast 1871. The food and wine were very good and the restaurant has a great location near the Ponte Vecchio. Furthermore it is not expensive.

Thank mytriptonz
Portland, Oregon
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102 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

The dining room was simply attractive, the wait staff was constantly on patrol looking for opportunities to help - a first class operation in that regard. It was the food that was a disappointment. We shared the tasting menu for two = 4 starters, pasta, a main course and dessert with wine for 120 euros including service charge. The best... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$64
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
19:30 - 22:30
19:30 - 22:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Lungarno Corsini 4, 50100, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Uffizi
  • Neighbourhood: Uffizi
  • Phone Number: +39 055 239 9224
Our Fish Restaurant is located in a wonderful position, inside Palazzo Gianfigliazzi in Firenze, very close to Ponte Vecchio e next to Via Tornabuoni. It's a very modern place, accurte in every details, managed by young men who will make you feel at home. Bistro del Mare is the only restaurant in Florence that guarantees you great food at extremely affordable prices

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