We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Il Desco Bistro

Via Camillo Cavour 27, 50129, Florence, Italy
+39 055 288330
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (38 reviews)
“flan” (15 reviews)
“seitan” (9 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Via Camillo Cavour 27, 50129, Florence, Italy
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (1,005)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 423 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited with friends for a "light lunch" and stayed for 3 hours in a very relaxed and friendly bistro. The food was beautifully fresh with Frederico and the team guiding the palate and the artisan beers. The open kitchen and artistic work of the...More

2  Thank CaledonianTourist
Reviewed 1 week ago

We planned to eat here, then changed our mind and then ended up walking past it, so we stopped. We were welcomed in with a complimentary glass of prosecco. This restaurant works with the Italian Coeliac Society and their gluten free choices are superb. They...More

1  Thank thatanngirlie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had salad for appetizers which had a range of fresh greens, tomatoes, onion and Apple slice, very good combo. I had one of their special of the day which were lovely and my boyfriend had lasagne and it was very satisfying! Definitely go for...More

Thank Mi-Thi N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been coming to this restaurant for the last 4 years. The menu is true Tuscan food which is fantastic. The service we have received has been fabulous from all the staff especially the manager shams. We would highly recommend this restaurant

Thank stephenarrowsmith23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food and wine, great and charming staff! And so very worth every euro! Try the tasting menu, which also comes in a vegetarian version.

1  Thank Carl O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The family went for lunch after touring The Academia. We had a lovely meal. Their special pasta of the day was excellent, a simple pasta with a pesto sauce and dried tomatoes. The lasagna was very good and another recommendation. If you need a good...More

Thank Barnesms
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Read reviews of this lovely restaurant and the food did not disappoint! All of our dishes were really good, but a stand out would be the Tuscan style lasagne...so good! Everything from the bread to the desserts were wonderful, full of flavor and presented well....More

Thank ibatraveling99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us had a very good vegetarian price-fixed lunch with wine pairing. Everything was very good. We ate in the outdoor courtyard which was pleasant even on a hot august day. We left well satisfied.

1  Thank jwg2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was told by a Florence citizen to go there and ... He was right ! Good good. The staff is friendly and helpful. Make a reservation in high season ! We did not and dine outside. It was fine !

Thank jeandebruxelles
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here because we had run out of energy and were looking for a reasonable place to eat. Obviously we hit it lucky because we had an excellent meal with great service. We shared the bread and creamed zucchini with goats cheese mouse as...More

Thank SDJ-G12
Nearby
Duomo
Florentia, as it was called by Latins, is permeated by
an eternal beauty spread in all corners of the city.
The historic center is characterized by the immensity
of the Duomo, able to transport tourists into the
brightest age of Florence: the Renaissance. Who does
not know the Brunelleschi Dome, San Giovanni
Baptistery and the Giotto’s Campanile? Everything is
enclosed here and it would be easy to imagine the city
...More
Nearby Restaurants
SandwiChic
1,826 reviews
.10 km away
Alas le Delizie Greche
363 reviews
.07 km away
Mangiafuoco Bracerie
1,068 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
Accademia Gallery
25,335 reviews
.14 km away
Museo Opificio delle Pietre Dure
223 reviews
.14 km away
Leonardo Da Vinci Machines
325 reviews
.05 km away
Accademia di Belle Arti
257 reviews
.17 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Il Desco Bistro staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Camillo Cavour 27, 50129, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Duomo
  • Neighbourhood: Duomo
  • Phone Number: +39 055 288330
  • E-mail
Description
We are located in the historic center of Florence, between Piazza del Duomo and San Marco and we offer a simple and tasty cuisine, made with the freshest ingredients of the highest quality. We owned a small farm in Reggello that provides us vegetables, fruit and extra virgin olive oil certified organic by ICEA. For this reason our menu is seasonal and changes every three months according to the production of the garden. The focus is on offer vegetarian dishes and great attention is paid to the Gluten Free offer, almost everything on the menu is suitable for people with celiac disease! Limited offer of meat, but always available in most traditional recipes:)
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing