Romantic restaurants in Florence
Where invite to dinner your sweetie lover
Better a romantic dinner at home or an amazing surprise invitation in a wonderful restaurant in Florence? There is something for all tastes: glamor, intimate, gourmet, typical, by candlelight, with breathtaking views... Ideal for a fabulous dinner!
SE.STO ON ARNO (Piazza Ognissanti 3 - 6th floor The Westin Excelsior Florence - ph. +39 055 2715 2783)
It is called Sesto because it is on the sixth and last floor of The Westin Excelsior hotel. A legendary terrace with 360 degree views over the rooftops of Florence, through a futuristic structure made with continuous glass windows. Inside the bar, the restaurant and the lounge area, spaces that allow maximum relaxation in the heart of Florence. For the most romantic evening of the year.
WINTER GARDEN BY CAIN (All Saints Square, 1 - ph. + 39 055 2716 3770)
1 Michelin Star. Impeccable quality and service, the Winter Garden by Caino comes from the collaboration between The St. Regis Florence and the multi-skilled Chef Valeria Piccini. Gourmet dinners created by Executive Chef Gentian Shehi are served in the elegant atmosphere with live music of the Winter Garden, in Art Deco style, illuminated by a large polychrome velarium executed on cartoons by Giovannozzi representing an allegorical vision of the city of Florence . Among the must: tortelli with white truffle, pigeon and sliced beef and beans. On the menu there are 300 wine labels, 40 of champagne and a rich selection of biodynamic wines.
LA BOTTEGA DEL BUON CAFFE' (Lungarno Benvenuto Cellini, 69 - ph. 055 553 5677)
A restaurant that has been able to win in a few years a Michelin star. Now the team led by Thottrup family, owner of the hotel Borgo Santo Pietro in the Tuscan countryside, moves into the new space Lungarno Cellini, in the enchanting scenery of the San Niccolò district. contemporary cuisine in keeping with local tradition, arriving selected ingredients from the farm owned, extensive wine list and design interiors. Opportunity to dine in the exclusive private room that houses the collection of wines.
IL PALAGIO (Borgo Pinti, 99 - ph. +39 055 26261)
Nestled in the centuries-old park surrounding the Four Seasons Hotel Firenze, the starred restaurant Il Palagio under the guidance of chef Vito Mollica keeps the promises made by the most accredited guides. It aims at substance. The essence of matter, taste. In a warm, enveloping and elegant atmosphere, you can enjoy the taste of beauty.
BORGO SAN JACOPO (Borgo San Jacopo, 62r - ph. +39 055 281661)
The atmosphere of this restaurant overlooking the Arno and Ponte Vecchio is perfect for a romantic dinner, during which you can enjoy the dishes of star chef Claudio Mengoni. A selection of unmissable dishes from his first menu for Borgo San Jacopo: Raw and cooked vegetables with tomato sorbet and fig molasses; Milk-fed porchetta with black salsify, port-reduced shallots and Dijon mustard; Calamarata pasta with scorpion fish, broccoli and tarragon.
ORA D'ARIA (Via dei Georgofili, 11 Florence - ph. +39055200 1699)
The air you breathe is intimate, refined and sober, perfect for a unique sensorial journey. The romantic, warm atmosphere, a few tables, just a bit of music, will immediately give you a pleasant feeling. The downstairs room is very pretty, but the one upstairs with the open kitchen allows you to admire the chef, Marco Stabile in action. Every dish an experience, just mention the beginning: plateau of flavored and seasoned breads, and focaccia and breadsticks with butter whipped to Maldon salt. A Michelin star.
GUCCI OSTERIA DA MASSIMO BOTTURA (Piazza della Signoria, 10 - ph. +39 055 75927010)
A new entry in the Michelin 2020 guide, the result of the synergy between Massimo Bottura and Gucci's CEO, Marco Bizzarri, long-time friends. If your half is passionate about fashion and design, then this is the restaurant to make her spend a very special evening.
LE BISTROT (Viale Machiavelli, 18 - ph. +39 055 228790)
The perfect restaurant if you like to feel like a real princess. We tell you just this: it is located in the wonderful Sala Moresca, one of the most charming and charming rooms of Villa Cora, a nineteenth-century residence surrounded by a secular park. What more do you want?
LOCALE (Via delle Seggiole, Firenze, ph. +39 055 9067188)
Tuscan cuisine featuring meat and great wines. Exclusive hospitality declined with a dual soul: a more easy tradition-bound, the other trendy and sophisticated, evoked by a glamorous decor and very impressive. From a spectacular atrium with glass roof which if necessary will open under the stars, the center of the appetizers coolest nightlife in Florence.
ATELIER DE NERLI (Piazza de' Nerli, 9r - ph. +39 338 5988273)
The new restaurant created by Daniele Cavalli, son of the famous designer. Its vintage atmosphere and the "aromatic" cuisine of the Piedmontese Gianluca Camilotto have already conquered the most chic of Florence. To crown the evening, you could also buy your gift here: all the furniture, produced by local artisans, is in fact available for purchase.
GURDULU' (Via delle Caldaie 12/14r - ph. +39 055 282223)
Sophisticated design with a retro taste that develops through welcoming and convivial settings, decorated with brass lamps on a 50s design and opaline reminiscent of the French bistros, enriched with wallpaper and seats upholstered with tailor made in Italy fabrics. Gurdulù is all Florentine: in the district of Santo Spirito a unique but common place is born, familiar but unusual, real and at the same time fantastic. In the kitchen Stefano Cavallini, former student Gualtiero Marchesi.
ESSENZIALE (Piazza di Cestello, 3r - ph. +39 055 2476956)
In the heart of San Frediano, a place of cuisine where the essentiality is high as an art form. Leading Simone Cipriani, one of the most virtuous emerging chefs in Tuscany. In an environment dominated by a convivial table and small tables facing the kitchen, dishes come out that sometimes take shape directly under the eyes of the customer. Cipriani's intent is to create culinary experiences made especially for its individual customers, through menus with multiple souls.
IRENE (Piazza della Repubblica, 7, Firenze, ph. + 39 055 27351)
It is the new living room in Florence, born from a project by Chef Fulvio Pierangelini. Irene view the city, with its precious terrace for spring evenings overlooking Piazza della Repubblica, and in these areas want to tell new stories. Starting from the menu. The first list the name, surname materials, manufacturers and backgrounds to emphasize the belonging to the territory without exasperation he ostentation.