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Alla Vecchia Bettola

) #248 of 2,102 Restaurants in Florence ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian, Mediterranean
Viale Vasco Pratolini 3/5/7, 50124, Florence, Italy
+39 055 224158
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  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“penne al” (17 reviews)
“house pasta” (4 reviews)
“apple tart” (4 reviews)
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Viale Vasco Pratolini 3/5/7, 50124, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 4 June 2012

Eat inside or out along the bustling street and you will experience wonderful tuscan dishes in a traditional atmosphere. Not fancy, you generally sit on stools at communal tables, but this is a true neighborhood place, catering not only to the tourists who come for...More

Thank NEPilgrim
Reviewed 17 May 2012

Put your trust in your server who will guide you to what is the best on offer for the day. The antipasti with fungi were fantastic. The fresh, barely cooked, slivered baby artichokes were divine. The wine, the rabbit, the perfect fried zucchini blossoms and...More

Thank sjbirder
Reviewed 15 May 2012

We had a fiorentina and fried bunny, everything were very good. Also the house red wine was not bad and for 4€/p you can drink all you want. It is better to book before because there aren't so many seats; in fact we had dinner...More

Thank riccardodv
Reviewed 16 April 2012

We visited this restaurant for dinner on the recommendation of our B&B hostess, and were really impressed. It is a small traditional trattoria in the Ortrarno, and we were the only tourists in there. Always a good sign when the locals like a place! The...More

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 15 April 2012

great place to eat!! packed and noisy, but food is excellent

Thank m-maylis
Reviewed 15 April 2012

I have spent the last month in Florence, my list of restaurants was long, I put those aside and have eaten here every week. I think that they have the best steak in town hands down and the past mentioned in other reviews is outstanding....More

Thank davidmicc
Reviewed 10 April 2012

been going here for years and its always excellent... very casual a bit noisy but excellent. The penne alla bettola and the carpaccio are my favorites, top it off with the apple cake, you wont be dissapointed! Make sure to book as they get super...More

Thank alessandro05
Reviewed 19 March 2012

Ate here for our last night in Florence and it was AMAZING! I had the steak and potatoes and they were delicious. Our server was so sweet - he took the time to explain some of the dishes to us even though they were crazy...More

Thank JAC110198
Reviewed 12 March 2012

If you like to get in touch with native people and if you like to get excellent food, this is your place. But if you want to have time for your dinner, better try another one. After we ate our dinner, the waiter came to...More

Thank Toni H
Reviewed 8 February 2012

I have only eaten here once. The food was OK, the wine was more than OK. I found the menu a confusing mixture of primi and secondi, and you couldn't tell which was which. The waitstaff was friendly, but very young and not very professional.

Thank Uncletomaso
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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
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
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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