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.

“Lovely family run restaurant ”
Review of Il Micio

Il Micio
Ranked #1,599 of 2,930 Restaurants in Florence
Price range: US$29 - US$35
Cuisines: European, Italian, Contemporary
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We had a really lovely evening here, definitely worth a visit.

We were staying close by, and fancied seafood so that's what initially drew us in, however the family that run Il Micio are really friendly and provided great service.

I had the clams, and my wife had the langoustines, both of which were well cooked and plentiful.

It's the sort of place you'd be very proud of discovering all on your own (but we didn't as it was a TripAdvisor find!). Ho hum :)

It was also the best value meal we had in our whole Italian holiday. Well worth a trip.

Thank TheLordofBanter
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a ReviewReviews (95)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

2 - 6 of 95 reviews

Reviewed 5 October 2016

One block from our rented vacation apartment on Via Fra. Bartolommeo. Very nice owner and excellent food. Very low key atmosphere and the compact inside decor belies the food. The peppery, steamed mussels( impepata), carbonara and tagliatella ragu (spaghetti bolognese) were all excellent. Staff appear to be family and all speak at least elemental English. Off the beaten path a little but absolutely worth a visit for authentic Italian food. The only other folks there were local, which is always a good thing! Highly recommended!

    • Value
    • Service
    • Food
Thank peterpanovichyou2016
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
carlo v, Proprietario at Il Micio, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2017
Google Translation

Grazie per le belle parole.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 22 September 2016

This hidden gem is a small family owned restaurant. We had two delicious and well priced meals at this restaurant during our stay in Florence. The city center had lots of overpriced restaurants and I don't think we could have found anything more delicious than the meals at Il Micio. They also helped translate the words on the menu that we weren't familiar with.

    • Value
    • Service
    • Food
Thank Genevieve D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 23 November 2015

In October my wife & I had the opportunity to spend 6 wonderful days in Florence, staying at a great AirBnB, 15 minutes from the Academia.

On our first evening, it was late and we found the Il Micio by accident, which was only 2 blocks from our apt. It was a wonderful surprise, only about 8 tables and from what I could tell all locals, including our landlord from our AirBnb.

It is a family owned and run restaurant, which was both comfortable, great food and very affordable. In Florence you have a choice of many restaurants, but we ended up going back to Il Micio two more times, each time a great experience.

Would highly recommend to anyone looking for great food, good prices and nice family / neighborhood feeling.

    • Value
    • Service
    • Food
Thank tensent
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 August 2015

The menu had a lot of fish, so if you like that, you have come to the right place. I ate fish the day before, and was looking for something else... We ate pasta which looked store bought, and it didn't taste much (carbonara and tortellini).

Thank CattieOslo
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Il Micio also viewed

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

Been to Il Micio? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

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

Claim Your Listing