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Alla Vecchia Bettola

Viale Vasco Pratolini 3/5/7, 50124, Florence, Italy
+39 055 224158
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“penne al” (18 reviews)
“pasta” (44 reviews)
“rabbit” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Viale Vasco Pratolini 3/5/7, 50124, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Our last meal in Florence. We had a very great time. My wife had the Pasta with mushrooms my son had the roasted lamb and I had roasted chicken. The young man that waited on us were fabulous. Some of the best home-cooked Italian food...More

Thank Jamie W
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

By far the best choice we could've made. Prices are not to high and the quality was surprising. The atmosphere was typical italian (at least for a foreigner 😛 ), really really nice

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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

It is worth the wait to eat at this restaurant in Florence's Oltrarno. I recommend digging into one of their first courses and following it up with a beef Fiorentina steak. the waiters are friendly and helpful in the owner who's been there for many...More

Thank GregorRon
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Recommended this restaurant by a friend. Walked over the Ponte vecchio in the Aug heat with 2 kids in tow. This restaurant s authentic Italian and simply gorgeous. Menu changes daily. Pasta each and salad to share plus desserts are divine. We had the house...More

Thank closesj
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Here on the first night of our trip, recommended by our hotel, we booked in for just as it opened. The atmosphere was bustling, friendly and efficient. Felt really at ease and welcome. The waiter spoke English, phew! The food was fantastic, simple but so...More

Thank karen m
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Wonderful restaurant! Great food and service. Wine was fantastic. Best pasta I had in Florence. Overall fantastic place.

Thank Jon100580
Reviewed 8 July 2017

The restaurant was recommended by our host and it was more than worth it! If you expect a nice and quiet evening with your own little table then dont go - because this place is full and loud and absolute fun! The menu is only...More

Thank Susanne161
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Wonderful traditional trattoria with fresh food made to order ( yes you might have to wait!). Unfortunately discovered by tourists: but in Florence hard to avoid them! Sit at one of the long tables and if you are lucky as I was you will sit...More

Thank ChristineBindert
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Each night in Florence and Rome we went to dinner at restaurants recommended by friends and highly rated. Alla Vecchia Bettola was the one and only perfect restaurant on our trip. Heavenly food, smallish, family feeling, exuberant service, not filled with tourists, great value. Truly...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

One of the best restaurants I've eaten at. I have no idea where to begin!!! The staff are great, I cannot understand how they basically work all day yet are always smiling and pleasant. They are the base of this restaurant and because of them...More

Thank Tarickh J
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Dana T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
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12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Vasco Pratolini 3/5/7, 50124, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +39 055 224158
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