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Il Cardellino

) #1,942 of 2,087 Restaurants in Florence $$ - $$$ Italian
Via San Gallo 37/R, 50129, Florence, Italy
+39 055 475090
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good11%
  • Average12%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible51%
11 May 2017
“Chaotic restaurant, inefficient service, mediocre food”
1 Apr 2017
“Rather uninspiring”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Via San Gallo 37/R, 50129, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was very close to the hotel where we were staying and the experience was,as the title says, very pleasant. The food and the service were fine, we enjoyed the atmosphere and, because I enjoy people watching, it's location over the road from a...More

Thank Pmforster
Reviewed 11 May 2017

After nothing but good dining experiences, we were unfortunate enough to come to this restaurant for dinner. It was near our B & B. It began well enough with a decent, though overpriced bottle of wine and a fresh salad. Both of our pastas were...More

Thank Loreen O
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Appeared to be run by a couple.Only 6 diners in outside seating and no-one inside [2000hrs].House red wine poor.Ordered a steak which was on the small side but cooked OK.I requested fries and salad with the steak but received roast potatoes.I complained and the very...More

Thank TravellerCleethorpes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

We have been coming to the Cardellina for lunch for a number of years and have also enjoyed it with friends for dinner. Nowhere have we had such splendid spaghetti along with some house wine and excellent service. We look forward to stopping by during...More

Thank Ben050938
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Found this handy to our accommodation and the food was pretty good, had a reasonable house wine and we found the service to be very good.

Thank Thomotravel
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

My friend and I had just arrived in Florence and wanted to find something close to our hostel. After wandering around for ten minutes, we stumbled upon Il Cardellino. We decided to give it a chance and we were so happy that we did. The...More

Thank JaymePollock
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Decided to just walk to find a place for our evening meal and found this gem. They have an antipasto bar with delicious choices. Their risotto was creamy in texture and excellent! For our second course, my husband and I chose veal dishes and the...More

2  Thank Philomena R
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

I recommend this restaurant which is located in Via San Gallo. We had our dinner there for five straight days - tried its what we like in its menu.

Thank BongEliab
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Food was okei. My wife wanted to have aperitif. They did not have any in list, but they made to us Kir from Sicilian Muscat. Invoice was a surprise. They invoiced from couvert and also additions, green salad and egg plants, were expensive. I am...More

Thank Mr_Pasi
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

Average food. Hidden charges. Service passable. Outside dinning area is on the street. You could do a lot better elsewhere

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
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$33 - US$53
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Gallo 37/R, 50129, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > San Lorenzo
  • Neighbourhood: San Lorenzo
  • Phone Number: +39 055 475090
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