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IO osteria personale

££££, Italian, Mediterranean
Borgo San Frediano 167r, 50124, Florence, Italy
+39 055 933 1341
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Contemporary, Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Borgo San Frediano 167r, 50124, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

6 of us ate here one evening on a 4 day visit to Florence a few weeks ago. This was the best restaurant we ate in during our stay in a “moderate” price bracket. The restaurant isn’t in the main central Florence area but it...More

Thank nicklaura14
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Exceptional Food, exceptional service, exceptional value. Matteo the owner engages directly with each guest, food is generally small portions but many courses do hit the spot. We loved it so much we had dinner here 2 out of our 3 nights in Firenze. Highlights: Russian...More

Thank AusTravel2010
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Exceptional food. Great service and ambience. Small restaurant, full and turning people away. Ravioli is a masterpiece as was the pork fillet (with coffee- yes coffee). Highly recommended

Thank Philip J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As an experience this was really nice. First page at the menu tells you a nice brief how the menu is his way of making italian food. It was really delicious and decoration was nice. Would recommend to everyone. Grazie!

Thank 376mattih
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the place is nice,pleasant atmosphere, we have the tasting menu the food is tasty but even the main course was miniature. I took two red wines by glass and again they poured very little wine in the glasses much less then other restaurants we dined....More

Thank michael m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We threw them off a bit by wanting to hit almost the entire menu and eat it family style, but they figured it out and made it happen. Every dish was classically Italian, but with varying levels of distance from the classic, making it a...More

Thank BumblechickFood
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So it’s the kind of food - when you want Italian with a twist- a small place with a dishes that have a flurry of flavor from the appetizer through the dessert. Give up your expectations and explore the happiness of tastes.

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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

An absolute must visit in Florence. All the food is to die for and excellent service and wines. Absolute perfection!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing restaurant, staff were very attentive, and food was delicious! Lovely ambience and varied menu! Highly recommend!!

Thank kathryngevaux
Reviewed 20 May 2018

We ate at IO whilst visiting Florence over New Year 2017. We opted for the taster menu and the fact that you can choose each course is a fantastic idea that we hadn't seen elsewhere. Every course was amazing and the service matched the quality...More

Thank Cardi
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Santo Spirito / San Frediano
A warm evening with a cocktail in your hand and great
company is the ideal way to experience Piazza Santo
Spirito; the area is busiest at sunset for happy hour.
Visitors cannot hide their astonishment sitting on the
staircase under the Basilica of Santo Spirito, and
they cannot help but stare at the architectural
masterpieces like Bianca Cappello House, Fontana dello
Sprone and San Frediano in Cestello and Santa Maria
...More
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kakarolv
7 March 2018|
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Response from Caravino | Reviewed this property |
Oltre al menu a la carte c'e la possibilità di poter degustare 4, 5 o 6 assagg/piatti dal menu. Per esempio i 6 assaggi consiste in 2 antipasti, 1 primo, 2 secondi e 1 dolce per E. 55.00 a persona. Vini sono extra. Così non... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
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Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
19:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
19:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
19:30 - 22:00
Thursday
19:30 - 22:00
Friday
19:30 - 22:00
Saturday
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borgo San Frediano 167r, 50124, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Santo Spirito / San Frediano
  • Neighbourhood: Santo Spirito / San Frediano
  • Phone Number: +39 055 933 1341
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