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Il Vegetariano

Via delle Ruote 30r, 50129, Florence, Italy
+39 055 475030
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“tofu” (5 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
“bread” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Via delle Ruote 30r, 50129, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice family owned restaurant serving delicious homemade style vegetarian dishes. The portion size is generous too. Very light on the pocket. We sat in the garden area which is on the back side of the restaurant.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is on a side street with barely any signage but what a hidden gem! The gentleman taking the orders was extremely pleasant and took his time to explain what each dish was since we know zero Italian. We ordered to combination platter to...More

Thank tonyaml0619
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Be prepared for a quirky ordering process, and bring your Google translate since the (chalk board) menu is only in Italian. Then, settle in for one of the best vegetarian meals you will find anywhere. The menu changes regularly, and is always interesting and creative....More

Thank PamHJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As vegetarians we really enjoyed our meal here You need to have patience with the ordering system and the menu is in Italian so its a bit of a challenge, its self service and you need to get a table first. I had the tofu...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

This small vegetarian restaurant is located in a not so touristic area of Florence but still only about 10 minutes walk from the dome. It only opens at lunch time and dinner time and seemed to be mostly frequented by locals when I was there....More

Thank Charlie111116
Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

My wife is a vegetarian. To celebrate her birthday we decided to eat here because of the excellent reviews. Our meals were very poor. The starter of rice with curry was a large bowl of risotto rice with hardly a hint of curry; soggy and...More

Thank Birmingham_folk
Reviewed October 13, 2017

Away from the hustle of the tourist destinations. I arrived before 1 and I glad I did. Then all the locals came in for their lunch and then it got busy. Service was friendly and they made time to explain the menu to me. My...More

Thank Kongen_af_konger
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

Came here a couple of times whilst in Florence and enjoyed good quality healthy food. It's a rustic no frills type of place and is very popular with locals and tourists alike. You place your order with the man sat down opposite the servery and...More

Thank Marty53
Reviewed September 19, 2017

Once we got it the food was fine though we had nothing that we couldn't have easily made at home. The initial impressions though were less than impressive as people jostled to give their order in a very tight space with queues from opposite directions...More

Thank mickgred
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

We are veggies and always keen to try out new spots in cities we visit. So after our airbnb host recommended this place we battled through torrential rain to seek it out! There's a laid back vibe to the ordering and collecting of your food...More

Thank Sarah G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via delle Ruote 30r, 50129, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > San Lorenzo
  • Neighbourhood: San Lorenzo
  • Phone Number: +39 055 475030
Since 1981, reference point for those who want to eat vegetarian / vegan and genuine italian and fusion cuisine in the center of Florence!
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