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Ristorante il Pennello

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Pennello is located in the very center of the cities and it is known by lawyers, business man and bankers, wich are used to meet there for a fast lunch.The “Osteria Pennello” was founded in the 16th century by the painter Mariotto Albertinelli. Since 1969 the members of two tuscan families (Brogi & Nenciolini) runs the restaurant continuing the tradition of one of the most historic restaurants in Florence. Menù in English, French, Deutsche, Russian.
PRICE RANGE
US$28 - US$57
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was really good and there were a lot of authentic dishes beyond the usuals. Also, the place definitely matches the authentic cuisine.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank dkur9
Edo S, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Ristorante il Pennello, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Guest. Thank you for your kind review! Hope to meet you again in Florence. Kind regards

Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my friends had a blast yesterday!We really enjoyed the food and the alcohol too!Thanks for the vegetarian options too!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Gentiana K
Edo S, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Ristorante il Pennello, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Gentiana. Thank you for your kind review! Hope to meet again in Florence! Kind regards

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was reccomended to us by a local.We realised that a lot of locals go there! Nice place with reasonable prices..Good wine and great food!Definitely its becoming a stop when we are in Italy!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank enxhitosha19
Edo S, Guest Relations Manager at Ristorante il Pennello, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Enxhi. Thank you for your kind review! We are very glad to have met you and we are so happy to read that you had a great time! Hope to meet you again in Florence. Kind regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

All of the menu items we had were exceptionally well prepared. Our waiter was attentive and gave great suggestions. I would recommend this restaurant for an everyday meal o for celebrating a special occasion.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank eneaprotopapa
Edo S, Guest Relations Manager at Ristorante il Pennello, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Enea. Thank you for your kind review! Hope to meet you again in Florence. Kind regards

Reviewed 22 October 2018

This was our least favorite meal in Florence, given all the amazing restaurants and food in this city. It is listed in several guide books and as a result, seems to have become a tour group destination. It's also a large restaurant, which also attracts...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lovethatview
Edo S, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Ristorante il Pennello, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2018

Dear Guest. Thank you for your review. We are sorry if we did not exceed your expectations with the food and the service. So we invite you to come again when you are in Florence so you will enjoy it more! Kind regards

Reviewed 16 September 2018

The food was very good. We ordered a pizza and gnocchi ragu. A negative comment would be that the portion of gnocchi is small and not really sufficient.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ThomasZammit
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Excellent service, the waiter cracked me up at times dealing with customers. They sell great food and great Chianti wine well worth a visit. Reasonable price too.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Chris M
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Food was so tasteful, beginning to finish. House wine was great and plentiful for such a reasonable price. Staff were very nice. Would highly, highly recommend to anyone in Florence!!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BobbyRob17
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

I just have eaten the best steak in my life! The kindest waiter Florenc advised me "Bistecca Fiorentina" and I will never regret about this choise! (look at the first photo) It is amazing!! Florenc also showed as a raw one before cooking (look at...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank pink j
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

That is an excellent restaurant in the middle of old town with great service, we enjoyed it a lot! We’ll be definitely come back here next time! Best Pappa el Pomadoro soup ever! Ребята, лучший суп тут!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Leroy A
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