After a whole day of exploring the historic sites of Florence, settling down to a nice meal and drink is an essential part of Italy life. Getting a comfortable place to wine and dine in Florence isn’t difficult at all as almost all streets in Florence house restaurants, pizzerias and trattorias that would treat you to a great meal and excellent local wine. You won’t have to venture far from your hotel to experience great local food and hospitality. Here are a few of our top picks if you are lucky enough to experience this beautiful and cultured city.
- TRATTORIA SABATINO
Sabatino is a comfortable restaurant that would treat you to meals such as pasta dishes, meaty mains and many more. Its home-like cooking and affordable price makes it a one-stop point during tourist visits.
- LO OSTERIA PERSONALE
Situated off-Borgo San Frediano, it offers classic iconic Italian dishes to serve as a soothing dinner for tourist. Tartares and seafood crudi with quirky details serves as appetizer courses, leaving historical flavors and the season’s pantry to give bigger dishes.
- CULINARIA BISTRO
Getting tired of Tuscan meals? Then take a stop at Culinaria bistro to get a taste of fresh and Moroccan flavors in dishes made with carefully sourced ingredient to give tourist the best of Florence.
- II SANTO BEVITORE
Santo is the best spot for a refined and modern cooking, for dishes such as black squid ink risotto and artichoke-stuffed squid, thick duck breast and foie gras. Its name, meaning “the holy drinker” explains its stellar wine collections.
- TRATTORIA CAMMILLO
Cammillo is known for offering Tuscan meals with white-tablecloth service, though prices are well above average dining but worth it. It’s situated at the other side of the Arno River.
If you are still hungry, check out these exquisite wining and dining experiences in Florence:
- II SANTINO
- OSTERIA TRIPPERIA II MAGAZZINO
- LE VOLPI E L’UVA
- BUCA DELL’ORAFO
- ORA D’ARIA