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Osteria Antica Mescita San Niccolo

Via di San Niccolo' 60/r, 50125, Florence, Italy
+39 055 234 2836
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“mixed grill” (9 reviews)
“salad” (18 reviews)
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Italian, Steakhouse, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via di San Niccolo' 60/r, 50125, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

Stopped here after returning from Piazzale Michelangelo back to the city center. It's in a relatively quiet area of the town, away from the massive the tourist crowds. The food is good and prices are reasonably. We also saw multiple locals eating here, always a...More

Thank Robbert C
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our hotel manager recommended this restaurant, so we gave it a try. Very glad we did! My mom got some sort of spaghetti with green peppers, and it was one of her favourite dishes in all of Italy. I got a cheesy flan with pear...More

Thank Clards
Reviewed 1 week ago

We made a reservation and were able to eat outside at this restaurant. It was so much fun. The waiter was so funny and personable. He talked about Italian foods and customs and recommended several wonderful dishes. All was delicious. We tried the tripe and...More

Thank nancym290
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had just climbed the hill to get the spectacular views over Florence. On the way down we decided to stop for some lunch and chose this restaurant because it looked full of locals. The waiter was polite and multilingual! We chose some bruschetta and...More

Thank Tracey F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Poor menu and mediocre food. Some of the waiters are very rude. The tables are not particularly clean. In sum, a waste of time and a place to avoid. A shame that a historic restaurant has ended up so degraded.

Thank PItaly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was ok but nothing special but the reason the restaurant got three stars from us was that someone messed up the orders of most of the tables which resulted in two of us getting our mains before our starters, one of which was...More

Thank Vestru
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You know it is a top restaurant with good food when the menu is entirely in Italian and you see local people eating there, nothing like the majority of other "tourist-friendly" places around Florence. Tiny but delightful place with great atmosphere, really nice staff and...More

Thank Gelerias
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dropped into the Osteria and grabbed an outdoor table. As other reviews stated the menu was just in Italian however the staff were very own living and translated for us. The mixed bruschetta was excellent as was the salami (possibly the best I have very...More

Thank Rkbsmith
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

you know its good when the locals eat there. Menu was only in italian so we struggled a bit. what we had was good and the waiters were really friendly. the locals turn up at about 9 and expect a table so expect to get...More

Thank JerseyJo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great dinner last night with some friends! We wowed over the starters of cold cuts n bruschetta ! Beef filet was excellent! I have to say l had 2 desserts! The lemon sorbet was a refreshing change n the cheesecake was awesome! Our...More

Piazzale Michelangelo
Just outside the ancient walls of Florence, Viale
Michelangiolo starts. It is a winding road rimmed by
wonderful poplars and holm oaks. The long ascent opens
up to the most beautiful and famous panoramic
viewpoint of Florence: Piazzale Michelangelo, where an
elevated terrace offers visitors an incomparable and
breathtaking view of the entire city from above.
During good weather, Piazzale Michelangelo provides
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$28
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
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12:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via di San Niccolo' 60/r, 50125, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Piazzale Michelangelo
  • Neighbourhood: Piazzale Michelangelo
  • Phone Number: +39 055 234 2836
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