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Firenze Trattoria

) #41 of 224 Restaurants in Encinitas ££ - £££ Pizza, Italian
162 S Rancho Santa Fe Rd, Ste E80, Encinitas, CA 92024-4300
+1 760-944-9000
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (8 reviews)
“osso bucco” (4 reviews)
“breadsticks” (2 reviews)
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Pizza, Italian
££ - £££
162 S Rancho Santa Fe Rd, Ste E80, Encinitas, CA 92024-4300
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Reviewed 14 June 2016

service was OK, food was excellent; just a little disappointed in a $25 corkage fee. Wanted a wine that was not expensive but not available at Firenze

Thank GATechSlick
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Pros: We sat outside on the patio and even though its in a strip mall like shopping center, there was still a nice atmosphere. We were there on a Thursday evening in May around 6:30 pm. The interior of the restaurant seemed overly dark to...More

Thank Liz22902
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Every time I walk into this place my taste buds come alive. Today I sat at the comfortable bar. Place mat, cloth napkins at the ready. A great glass of Zin at a good price. I ordered the Caprese with a spcial addition of fresh...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 6 February 2016

My wife and I ate here with her brother. We all had great meals. Veal saltimbocca, eggplant rollatini, and risotto portifino (risotto and shrimp). All great. My brother-in-law from Chicago said this was the best risotto he's had. We had Tiramisu for dessert and it...More

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 13 January 2016

New Year's Eve may not have been the best time to try a restaurant for the first time. This place did a good job of making it all happen. Our table was waiting for us. Service was effficient and friendly and helpful. The offered menu...More

Thank travelnana2
Reviewed 11 January 2016

It takes a lot to stand out in an area with lots of very good Italian restaurants, but Firenze consistently distinguishes itself for getting it right on many, many different levels. Most importantly, our meals were outstanding. The Matrimonio del Mare was exquisite and my...More

Thank Arnie690
Reviewed 11 December 2015

We are very glad to have Trattoria Firenze in our neighborhood, close enough to walk to on a summer evening. The food is always good and true to its origins, but not really overly creative. We get great, friendly service at the bar and appreciate...More

Thank AndreM5
Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

If you live in San Diego, you don't have to leave "north county" for a great restaurant experience. There are literally dozens of first rate Italian restaurants in the area, but our "go to" is this spot. Large menu with superb food at reasonable prices....More

Thank southerncal10
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

Over top service and great bar menu It is a regular for Rancho Santa Fe residents which is great endorsement and statement Mark is great bar tender and owner was present tonight Strong endorsement Great salad and perfect Martini

Reviewed 8 November 2015

We had some out of town guests who wanted Italian, so we took them to one of our favorite Italian restaurants, the Firenze Trattoria in Encinitas. As I looked over the menu, I saw my favorite dish, which was: Vitelli Piccata: A veal scaloppini sautéed...More

Thank NickiG555
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 162 S Rancho Santa Fe Rd, Ste E80, Encinitas, CA 92024-4300
    (Manchester / Encinitas Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • Phone Number: +1 760-944-9000
  • E-mail
Welcome to Firenze Trattoria. Our authentic Italian restaurant is just around the corner, in beautiful North County, San Diego. However, it feels like you're thousands of miles away in the Hill Country of Italy's Tuscany - we offer one of the most romantic Tuscan restaurant atmospheres out of all San Diego Italian restaurants. Whether you are looking for Italian food in Rancho Santa Fe or a romantic dining occasion in Encinitas, we are primed to serve you!

Join us for unparalleled Italian food nestled on the beautiful border of Encinitas and Rancho Santa Fe. Experience Italian dining Al Fresco in our Tuscan villa inspired patio. Italian food coupled with an elegant atmosphere makes Firenze Trattoria a perfect way to enjoy San Diego's pleasant summer evenings. Or choose the perfect table inside our comfortable dining rooms, both public and private. And don't pass up our well-appointed bar room. A local favorite North County San Diego restaurant gathering spot - here's to celebrating the day with old friends and new ones.
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