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Trattoria Lo Stracotto

Piazza di Madonna Degli Aldobrandini 17r, 50123, Florence, Italy
+39 055 230 2062
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (25 reviews)
“pasta” (26 reviews)
“pappardelle” (7 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Piazza di Madonna Degli Aldobrandini 17r, 50123, Florence, Italy
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1 - 10 of 818 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A chance find just around the corner of my hotel. Wanted a quick bite of pasta late-ish in the evening and found it here, with delicious home-made pasta bolognaise. A classic, yes, but really well made. A simple but inviting terrace to enjoy the balmy...More

Thank Monicakatharina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was really good and the wine choices was good too, we ordered pasta, bruschetta and the Florentine steak. The staff was really quick and friendly. The tables inside were all reserved but the waitress told us the we can seat inside since it...More

Thank Hestia G
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

The food is so bad we thought we were being pranked. We actually laughed. All I want to know is who is giving this place good reviews?? There is no way we just came on an off night, the entire meal composition was crazy. Who...More

1  Thank OwelMcOwelFace
TrattorialoStracotto, Proprietario at Trattoria Lo Stracotto, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017
Google Translation

Buonsalve, devo ancora realmente capire cosa sia successo a voi due quella sera. Leggendo le recensioni sembra quasi che il...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

This is the worst meal we eaten in all of Italy! You're better off eating the donar across the street. The first tip off was that even the free bread was bad. The music was also just as unbearable. I mean who likes James Blunt...More

1  Thank FranknWank
TrattorialoStracotto, Proprietario at Trattoria Lo Stracotto, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017
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Buongiorno, ho parlato con James, anche lui non era contento per le cover, ma ci ha perdonati. La Tagliata di...More

Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

I really liked the place when walked in, that impression lasted for about 10 minutes. After 10 minutes or so my wife told our waiter we expect a guest and guest might not have enough space to eat (literally 1.5 ft between the tables). We...More

Thank Alexander M
TrattorialoStracotto, Proprietario at Trattoria Lo Stracotto, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Buonsalve, mi dispiace che sia stato così scomodo da noi durante la sua cena ma, ha cenato con un altro ospite al tavolo n° 17 (la terza persona non è arrivata se non dopo la vostra cena per bere solamente) che misura esattamente 100x60cm e...More

Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Nice service. Food a mixed bag. Ribollata soup was all bread, no broth. Almost like eating stuffing. Grilled chicken with greens and tomatoes very good. A sliced pork dish with leeks and Gorgonzola, not so good. Sauce very heavy and rich. A bit disappointing.

Thank Golfgma
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our meal and the service was excellent. Antipasti was very good quality and the beef in tomato sauce and the pork in gorgonzola with leeks were both fantastic. Very extensive Chianti wine list.

Thank DINKEtravellers
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Delicious food but to much light but fantastic service and great location and amazing wine of the house

Thank Heidi E
Reviewed 15 January 2017

The restaurant was full of tourists but also a big number of Italians. We had a very good view of the square which is full of restaurants and street tables. Service was efficient. My husband had a dish of pasta but he did not get...More

Thank greekcypriot2009
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped in on advice of Enrico at La Stella D'Oro and were glad we did. We split the Cece e' Pepe, we can't do an entire primi and do a Secondi. We had the Tuscan Beef stew and the Bisteca Stracatto and will be trying...More

Thank James E
Nearby
San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo’s lively merchants shout out from behind
stalls with an array of products in one of the most
traditional neighborhoods in Florence. Different
ethnic groups join together in the large outdoor
market of San Lorenzo and in the Central Market, a
vast multi-floored building. Visitors are bound to
fall in love with this area and in particular, with
its variety of food, especially those focusing on
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$39
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 22:30
Monday
00:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
00:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
00:00 - 22:30
Thursday
00:00 - 22:30
Friday
00:00 - 22:30
Saturday
00:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza di Madonna Degli Aldobrandini 17r, 50123, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > San Lorenzo
  • Neighbourhood: San Lorenzo
  • Phone Number: +39 055 230 2062
  • E-mail
Description
TWO YOUNG COUSINS, TOMMASO AND FRANCESCO, OPENED UP THIS TRATTORIA IN SAN LORENZO AREA, WITH THE PURPOSE OF BEING A "NON-TURISTIC" PLACE IN A TOURISTIC AREA. FOLLOWING IN "CAMBI'S STEP, THEY MAKE TRADITIONAL RECIPES AND GENUINE FOOD, TYPICAL TUSCAN CUISINE. HOMELY AND FINE ATMOSPHERE.
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