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La Spada

Via della Spada 62R | A Due Passi Da P. Zza S. Maria Novella, 50122, Florence, Italy
+39 055 218757
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“mixed roast” (8 reviews)
“steak” (63 reviews)
“roasted meats” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via della Spada 62R | A Due Passi Da P. Zza S. Maria Novella, 50122, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best meal we had in Italy. Service was great, as was everything we ate. Tris de chef - Sampler of 3 different pastas. Ravioli with mushrooms and truffle sauce. Pasta with slightly spicy red sauce. Gnocchi with gorgonzola and leeks. All excellent. Mixed grill of...More

Thank Diana S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quiet place, delicious food! Was recommend to us by a local Florentine host. The meal and service were wonderful! Make sure to book a table in advance.

Thank Doron R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited twice, so glad we did, great food ,atmosphere and friendly helpful staff. Had food from spit roast first evening and steaks on second visit, both excellent as was the newly harvested olive oil.

Thank Heatherbig60
Reviewed 6 November 2017

year after year La Spada delivers fabulous food, fabulous service..... price point on the mark. It's hard to rave honestly because it sounds like I'm on commission. [I'm not] But that's how good it is. the bistecca, the tagliatta, and OMG the BUDINO!!

Thank FG1Nyc
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We are a couple who ate twice at La Spada during our 3 evenings in Florence. It was recommended to us by our hotel. The food was excellent: I had lasagna, while my partner had gnocchi with shrimps and zucchini. We ordered the same dishes...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Decided to change from the usual pasta /pizza dining My wife had the roasted chicken and I had the roast pork - both came with potatoes - both tasted excellent. Service was fast and efficient, atmosphere was bustling and alive. Great experience. House wine was...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing atmosphere with delicious first plates. The top of the evening was a huge bistecca for 4 people that left us full and happy. The stuff was very nice and friendly and made sure everything went perfectly smooth. Highly recommended for anyone who looks for...More

Thank נמרוד ק
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We ate at La Spada twice during our time in Firenze. We know this restaurant to have very good food since we have eaten there before on previous visits. We were traveling with our granddaughter for her quinceanera (15th birthday) and she and we were...More

Thank TangoTim
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

My white brother in law was promised a table in the window, but when they realized he was accompanied by three brown people we were quickly led to the back. The happened to us many times in Italy. It also took us quite a while...More

Thank shaneseepersad
ristorato, Proprietario at La Spada, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017
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Non abbiamo mai risposto ad una recensione perché abbiamo sempre accettato critiche riguardanti il nostro lavoro e riconosciamo che a...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We were recommended this restaurant by our landlord and were looking forward to the meal. It was very dissapointing in every way. My starter was just mozarella cheese with a chopped tomato on three tired salad leaves with no seasoning or prrsentation at all. My...More

Thank Ira I
Santa Maria Novella
Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the
majority of the people arriving in Florence, which
might explain the hectic pace. Commuters and tourists
come across the constant hustle and bustle of the
station before exiting, taking a few steps and
stopping amazed in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella. It
is impossible not to admire the the square, housing
one of the most charming basilicas in Florence. The
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$41
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Spada 62R | A Due Passi Da P. Zza S. Maria Novella, 50122, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Santa Maria Novella
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Maria Novella
  • Phone Number: +39 055 218757
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Cucina mediterranea, girarrosto, brace di legna, adatto alle famiglie, pranzi di lavoro. Bistecca alla Fiorentina, tagliate di manzo e tanto altro.
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