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Il Vecchio e il Mare

) #324 of 2,102 Restaurants in Florence ££ - £££ Italian, Pizza, Seafood
Via Vincenzo Gioberti 61 | Nove Botteghe, 50121, Florence, Italy
+39 055 669575
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (4 reviews)
“risotto” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Barbecue, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Via Vincenzo Gioberti 61 | Nove Botteghe, 50121, Florence, Italy
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The two of us arrived at 7:00 without a reservation and were told we would have to eat and be gone by 8:30 for reserved tables. We got seated at 7:15 still the only ones there. The wait staff was obviously new and seemed uncertain...More

Thank mja1952
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Being in this restaurant for the first time with my family, everything was perfect.Food was very delicious, especially the Italian dish of rice called risotto di mare and fried squid fish. And the one that we liked the most was sea-bass fish (branzino). Service was...More

1  Thank ajdini1
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

I was for holidays in Florence for 10 days with my friends, we went for dinner in this restorant, we were amazed by this restorant, it was very clean and very beautiful, we had antipasta, torteli and ragu, spaghetti vongole which very very good very...More

3  Thank lokos1
Reviewed 18 April 2017

There the service is always nice, they are fast and helpful. The food is really tasty for a good quality/price ratio.

Thank Marie B
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Been to Florence with my fiance for 2 days and I discovered Il Vecchio e il Mare Restaurant and I was amazed by the quality of the food,the quality of service and the atmosphere. Everything was amazing and I strongly recommend the place !!

1  Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I tried this restaurant for a birthday dinner with my best friends. I chose raw fish for starter and sea bass with vegetables as a main course. We didn't have time to take a reservation but after few minutes we could order and seat down...More

Thank Sofia P
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

I always test the kitchen the way the make the spaghetti alla vongole. Here they had too few vongole and this was a bit too tasteless.

Thank Ariel J
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

I used to come this place once or two in a month. I don't know why yet but always I leave the restaurant I feel the same sensation, that's it. It's the best fish food in florence. I love pasta with seafood and I've took...More

Thank Alexjapon
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We were staying very close to this restaurant and gave it a try one evening. It was very hot so we sat outside, the restaurant was busy with local Italian people and service was fast although none of the waiters spoke English and we understood...More

Thank HollyJemima17
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Food was good but service not so good. Not cheap. But great for people watching -- lots of chic 20 somethings crowded at every table.

Thank Philosopher66
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Vincenzo Gioberti 61 | Nove Botteghe, 50121, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +39 055 669575
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