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Il Vegetariano

Via delle Ruote 30r, 50129, Florence, Italy
+39 055 475030
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tofu” (5 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
“cakes” (3 reviews)
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12:30 - 14:30All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Via delle Ruote 30r, 50129, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

My wife is a vegetarian. To celebrate her birthday we decided to eat here because of the excellent reviews. Our meals were very poor. The starter of rice with curry was a large bowl of risotto rice with hardly a hint of curry; soggy and...More

Thank Birmingham_folk
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Away from the hustle of the tourist destinations. I arrived before 1 and I glad I did. Then all the locals came in for their lunch and then it got busy. Service was friendly and they made time to explain the menu to me. My...More

Thank Kongen_af_konger
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Came here a couple of times whilst in Florence and enjoyed good quality healthy food. It's a rustic no frills type of place and is very popular with locals and tourists alike. You place your order with the man sat down opposite the servery and...More

Thank Marty53
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Once we got it the food was fine though we had nothing that we couldn't have easily made at home. The initial impressions though were less than impressive as people jostled to give their order in a very tight space with queues from opposite directions...More

Thank mickgred
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We are veggies and always keen to try out new spots in cities we visit. So after our airbnb host recommended this place we battled through torrential rain to seek it out! There's a laid back vibe to the ordering and collecting of your food...More

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

If you're tired of pizza and want a healthy and tasty option. This is the place. Fair prices and top quality!

Thank Carlos A
Reviewed 30 August 2017

I do not know what the rating system of Tripadvisor means to readers; so let me say: for me it means value. So two restaurants with vastly different quality of food could get the same rating (from me). I rate value. So the food was...More

Thank fredpouillot
Reviewed 29 July 2017

We were tired of all the heavy meat dishes on every menu in Florence, and discovered II Vegetariano, on a recommendation of a local resident of Florence. It is a small, imtimate restaurant with a lovely outdoor patio. The staff is friendly, welcoming and translated...More

Thank Heathbarmom
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

When I saw this place I thought the owners must be very brave, since opening a veggie in a city where everything is meat requires some courage... Food is delicious and the formula is great as well, you ca either choose from the menu or...More

Thank Claudia G
Reviewed 27 June 2017

What can you say about a place where there is a line up 30 minutes before it opens? That's Il Vegetariano. I didn't know what to expect from this quirky place neatly tucked away and hidden in a residential neighbourhood. The interior is basic but...More

Thank AmarTravel
San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo’s lively merchants shout out from behind
stalls with an array of products in one of the most
traditional neighborhoods in Florence. Different
ethnic groups join together in the large outdoor
market of San Lorenzo and in the Central Market, a
vast multi-floored building. Visitors are bound to
fall in love with this area and in particular, with
its variety of food, especially those focusing on
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via delle Ruote 30r, 50129, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > San Lorenzo
  • Neighbourhood: San Lorenzo
  • Phone Number: +39 055 475030
Since 1981, reference point for those who want to eat vegetarian / vegan and genuine italian and fusion cuisine in the center of Florence!
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