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Il Pallaio

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Via Pier Fortunato Calvi 2/R, 50137, Florence, Italy
+39 055 679304
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
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19:00 - 01:00
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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Clean small place,they dont speak english,worst pizza i have ever had.pasta was cold when it came..toilets are dirty..

Thank Osman R
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Food is amazing. Service aswell. Some minor comunication issues since there are not many english speakers ;)

Thank Horatiu C
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Service really low profile, food low profile despite you are in Florence also the steak is nothing too special. Very noisy and with no chance to chat with other people at the same table.

Thank Giulia V
Malibu, California, United States
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618 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016

This is a local lunch, dinner and late night place that is popular with locals and an overflow from the pub next door. Quite busy when there is an event at the arena. My experience was different from some of the other reviewers, in particular i found the service to be ok and the food, particularly the penne pasta to... More 

Thank Thomas S
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

the food was disgusting!the moment we arrived nobody assists us, YOU HAVE TO ASK FOR THE MENU CARD IF you DON'T WANNA KEEP ON WAITING! YOU HAVE TO APPROACH THE SERVER TO GIVE YOU YOUR DRINK. YOU ALWAYS HAVE TO ASK HER! she seemed to be newbie.. didnt even give us some bread..had a really bad impression.. after 20 mins... More 

Thank Jeel K
Beersheba, Israel
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

Bad food normal service. The food is poor and the place was full when ive been there. The servant was nice but forgot lot of things. Probably because they had a lot of people.

Thank Eden P
Italy & USA
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141 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2015

Just finished a great plate of pasta and a wonderful steak. Full of locals, friendly wait staff... tough to beat a place like this on the quiet side of Florence.

Thank BKBA
Boston, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2015

The menu has a selection of "standard fare" Italian. Pasta, pizza, some simple second courses. Nothing special about any of it. The menu is only in Italian, so good luck if you're a tourist and not a local.

Thank clydoz
Brussels, Belgium
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87 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

Very popular restaurant / pizzeria. Usually packed during weekends when it gets almost impossible to talk. I think the food was of a rather average quality, poorly presented. The service was slow (waited more than 40' for antipasti) and a bit careless. Maybe we were just not lucky that evening but i would definitely not recommended it.

Thank Giorgia T
Florence, Italy
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125 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2015

This is a family style restaurant packed with Florentines. Saturday nights are crowded and noisy. Food is generally good and down to earth. I like their pizza. Prices are average for Florence, neither exorbitant nor particularly economical. Located near the football stadiun at Campo di Marte, it is a sure bet that you won't find yourself surrounded by tourists. Service... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Pier Fortunato Calvi 2/R, 50137, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +39 055 679304

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?