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IO osteria personale

Borgo San Frediano 167r, 50124, Florence, Italy
+39 055 933 1341
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Contemporary, Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Borgo San Frediano 167r, 50124, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We threw them off a bit by wanting to hit almost the entire menu and eat it family style, but they figured it out and made it happen. Every dish was classically Italian, but with varying levels of distance from the classic, making it a...More

Thank BumblechickFood
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So it’s the kind of food - when you want Italian with a twist- a small place with a dishes that have a flurry of flavor from the appetizer through the dessert. Give up your expectations and explore the happiness of tastes.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An absolute must visit in Florence. All the food is to die for and excellent service and wines. Absolute perfection!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing restaurant, staff were very attentive, and food was delicious! Lovely ambience and varied menu! Highly recommend!!

Thank kathryngevaux
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate at IO whilst visiting Florence over New Year 2017. We opted for the taster menu and the fact that you can choose each course is a fantastic idea that we hadn't seen elsewhere. Every course was amazing and the service matched the quality...More

Thank Cardi
Reviewed May 16, 2018

My husband and I made a saw the reviews on trip advisor and walked in for dinner. It was fairly busy, so it would probably be wise to make a reservation. However, since we were going in the middle of the week, we were able...More

1  Thank Leah B
Reviewed May 4, 2018

The food is superb; we had the four course tasting choice which was plenty for us. A local white wine recommended by the sommelier was a total success too. The creamed codfish was great, the chicken ravioli the best ever tasted and oh, that octopus...More

Thank John Edmund B
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

Lovely, tasty dishes with just the perfect wine served by a top notch staff. Easy to find and nice priced. One should pre-book to be sure to get a table.

1  Thank SivCathrine
Reviewed April 30, 2018

Amazing food and service. They thought of everything. Textures, temperatures, flavour balances. Our waiter was so excited by the food he almost giggled every time he explained the dish.

Thank TorontoGuy3737
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

It really deserves a Michelin star! They are able to balanced and complex flavours such as the smoked ones perfectly. My creamed codfish, smoked tomato, herring caviar and fried quinoa was very balanced and the colours in the plate wonderful. Food is well presented and...More

Thank Beatrice S
Santo Spirito / San Frediano
A warm evening with a cocktail in your hand and great
company is the ideal way to experience Piazza Santo
Spirito; the area is busiest at sunset for happy hour.
Visitors cannot hide their astonishment sitting on the
staircase under the Basilica of Santo Spirito, and
they cannot help but stare at the architectural
masterpieces like Bianca Cappello House, Fontana dello
Sprone and San Frediano in Cestello and Santa Maria
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March 7, 2018|
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Response from Caravino | Reviewed this property |
Oltre al menu a la carte c'e la possibilità di poter degustare 4, 5 o 6 assagg/piatti dal menu. Per esempio i 6 assaggi consiste in 2 antipasti, 1 primo, 2 secondi e 1 dolce per E. 55.00 a persona. Vini sono extra. Così non... More
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borgo San Frediano 167r, 50124, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Santo Spirito / San Frediano
  • Neighbourhood: Santo Spirito / San Frediano
  • Phone Number: +39 055 933 1341
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