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Restaurant Sciabolino

Via d'Ormicello 18, 50053 Empoli, Italy
+39 0571 924333
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
26 Apr 2017
“Awefull service”
23 Jan 2017
“Great Italian meat”
Opens in 19 min
00:00 - 23:59All hours
Italian, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Via d'Ormicello 18, 50053 Empoli, Italy
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Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Service is horrible in this restaurant. We were with 6 friends and ordered starters, so far fine. Than 2 maincourses were served before the plates were taken away. The 2 with the maincourse waited for the other dishes to arrive. But they did not, other...More

Thank Daniela A
Fabrizio B, Proprietario at Restaurant Sciabolino, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Dear my guests. You had better to revise what you wrote. I think you made such a scene for paying not the bill. You had already your dishes on the table when you stood up... and on Saturday evening, when the restaurant is fully-booked, you...More

Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Simply great Italian meat. Properly served and above all cooked. Get an appetizer and a Fiorentina. You will not be disappointed

Thank Giuseppe B
Reviewed 18 September 2014

We arrived here by searching online after being unable to get into the restaurant we were planning for. The food was great, the value excellent and the atmosphere and service wonderful. The fog machine and party lights on the ceiling came to good use to...More

Thank rb76
Reviewed 16 August 2013

We came here while staying with family and visiting Pizza & Florence. It's out of the way and unless you had been told about it not somewhere you would think of going.. However if you do you would not be disappointed, the environment was welcoming...More

1  Thank RhiannS
SCIABOLINO, Proprietario at Restaurant Sciabolino, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2014
Google Translation

Anche se in ritardo Grazie!

Reviewed 19 January 2013

I've been several times for meals at Sciabolino, and I have always returned for the Florentine steak that I really like. The service has never been anything exceptional and the prices are average. Over the years the service has deteriorated noticeably, and unfortunately the rudeness...More

Thank Light-Traveler2012
Reviewed 5 March 2012

Friends and I (including young children) visited the Trattoria on a Saturday for a later lunch (13:30), after reserving a table that same day in the late morning. A large group of travellers occupied a long table on one side of the restaurant and there...More

2  Thank Cesc_35
Reviewed 24 September 2011

Turned up on recommendation of hosts @ the excellent I Melograni b&b nearby and it was fully booked.... and when we returned, having reserved, we understood why. Good choice of food and wine list, food excellently prepared, good service and all in all excellent value...More

Thank Lucasinnit
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$44
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 22:30
00:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via d'Ormicello 18, 50053 Empoli, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Empoli
  • Phone Number: +39 0571 924333
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