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Bistro del Mare

Via Lungarno Corsini 4, 50100, Florence, Italy
+39 055 239 9224
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (29 reviews)
“sea bass” (10 reviews)
“turbot” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Via Lungarno Corsini 4, 50100, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were staying at the hotel that is also the owner of this restaurant, since the hotel was fabulous we figured the restaurant would be also. SO WRONG! We both ordered the mixed seafood gnocchi and when it was brought to the table it smelled...More

Thank Bubbasm0m
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We made reservation for this restaurant and were 5 minutes late. As we arrived the host asks the bartender in Italian, if they should take us in- the bartender looked at us and allowed us in. We didn’t realize they were closing in 30 minutes,...More

Thank Naomy R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bistro del Mare is a really a good place for the wonderfull evening. Location is very close to the most popular tourist places in Florence, 5 min by foot form Uffizi Gallery and Ponte Vecchio. If you would like just to have an appetizer or...More

Thank elen0991
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is do cool. Bit upmarket, fresh as fish, excellent knowledge and assistance, fabulous wine

1  Thank Brookesanna
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We loved the atmosphere, relaxed but classy- with alot of love to detail and great service, great fish dishes and an original bossy italien masterchef :) we loved it!

Thank Gabrielle M
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

We made a last minute booking here on a Tuesday night. The restaurant is situated on the river and is modern and upmarket inside - a change from the trattoria setting we have been eating in most nights. The menu is marked for allergens in...More

1  Thank Mrs_GF19
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We had the set meal which meant that and my husband had to choose the same thing for all courses. Luckily we were in agreement anyway. It was really far too much for us to eat, but such a treat. A lovely surrounding, nice wine...More

Thank Melissa D
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Ordered the Prawn Entree ,and because of the fact that 2 nights previously I had had a bad experience with Prawns, asked the waiter if they were fresh. He said yes, they weren't. Wife had a Sea Bass Main which the Waiter filleted at the...More

Thank boknaai69
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Ticks all our boxes: food, wine, atomosphere. Every now again, you find a place where the owner's personality and vision are so personally reflected by the space and the plate. Bright, modernish, comfortable, chic. Smoked tuna and seafood couscous for starters, shrimp gnocchi and grilled...More

Thank MeandHeTravel
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Our first dinner in Florence was the same evening as the previous negative review. Can’t possibly understand finding any negatives at this treasure of a restaurant. Beautiful setting, warm reception, excellent service. Shared shrimp appetizer, then wife had seafood sampler and I had fish encrusted...More

Thank medoncology
Every visitor coming to Florence for the first time
will immediately identify with Uffizi. As in past
times, passing through Via dei Calzaiuoli, you can
reach the city center, the Florence that everybody
dreams of. In just a few steps, visitors can
experience the rare beauty of the capital of the
Renaissance. walking delighted across Palazzo Vecchio
and overlooking Piazza della Signoria, up to the
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Response from sbutchart | Reviewed this property |
Yes they speak excellent English and the menus are also printed in English! Try it!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 17 - US$ 69
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Lungarno Corsini 4, 50100, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Uffizi
  • Neighbourhood: Uffizi
  • Phone Number: +39 055 239 9224
  • E-mail
Our Fish Restaurant is located in a wonderful position, inside Palazzo Gianfigliazzi in Firenze, very close to Ponte Vecchio e next to Via Tornabuoni. It's a very modern place, accurte in every details, managed by young men who will make you feel at home. Bistro del Mare is the only restaurant in Florence that guarantees you great food at extremely affordable prices
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