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Borgo San Jacopo

Borgo San Jacopo 62/r, 50125, Florence, Italy
+39 055 281661
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“tasting menu” (31 reviews)
“caviar” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Borgo San Jacopo 62/r, 50125, Florence, Italy
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11 - 20 of 212 reviews

Reviewed 18 August 2017

The service at San Jacopo was the best we received at more than ten fine dining restaurants in Italy (including five Michelin starred restaurants). Flawless service, attentive and unobtrusive, formal and not fussy! Congrats to the staff and management. This is the first time we...More

1  Thank TheHawk
Claudia_Rosati, Resaturant Manager at Borgo San Jacopo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Prince Albert, I would like to personally thank you about your amazing words in regards of your experience at our restaurant. Reading that you found our service so good, feels me and all the staff here at Borgo San Jacopo with joy. Also knowing...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

While researching out trip, we had not concentrated much on restaurants and had not heard of Borgo San Jacopo. Our hotel was nearby, and after a very long day in the countryside called to see if they could seat us. We were shocked when we...More

1  Thank andiev44
Claudia_Rosati, Restaurant Manager at Borgo San Jacopo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Andiev, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this beautiful review following your recent visit at Borgo San Jacopo. We are delighted that you discovered us, and we were able to treating you for a wonderful meal. We do hope to...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

The majority of the reviews for this restaurant are 5 star and fully justified. I would Ignore the few negatives, sadly some feel they are professional critics and are never happier than submitting negative reviews. To have a truly great experience you need exceptional food,...More

1  Thank Howard D
Claudia_Rosati, Restaurant Manager at Borgo San Jacopo, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Howard, Thank you ever so much for taking the time to write this wonderful review. You words, from the first to the last, are filing us with joy. After sharing them with the staff we got even more motivated to work on making possible...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017

Situated just across the river Arno, this 1 star Michelin restaurant combines interesting food choices with the possibility of having different degustation menus on the same table even for a couple dining together. This allows a more widespread experience than other similar concept restaurants. Service...More

Thank NGrech
Claudia_Rosati, Restaurant Manager at Borgo San Jacopo, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Let me thank you for your wonderful words in regards of your esxperience at Borgo San Jacopo. I’m delighted to read that you have noticed our will of creating different experience for all our guests, giving everyone the option of choosing accordingly to...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

We chose this restaurant for the lovely views of the River which was superb. The service and staff were great however the quality of food left a lot to be desired and not up to the required standard. The desserts from two of the tasting...More

Thank Hiteshkumar P
Claudia_Rosati, Restaurant Manager at Borgo San Jacopo, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share with us your personal comments on your recent visit to Borgo San Jacopo. I was disappointed to read that some of the dishes that are part of our tasting menues, were not up to your...More

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Claudia and her entire team created a wonderful evening / friendly welcome most attentive service / very good recommendations on wine & menu / this is a place to celebrate special occasions ✨More

1  Thank Bjoern J
Claudia_Rosati, Restaurant Manager at Borgo San Jacopo, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Dear Bjoern, Thank for taking the time to post you review following you recent experience at Borgo San Jacopo. I was delighted to read that you and your guests had a wonderful evening, and I would like to personally thank you for your beautiful words....More

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

A fantastic experience; the restaurant and building is engaging and relaxing with a lovely atmosphere. The staff are so important to the enjoying the evening and deliver a fantastic service with personal attention as required. Both the Tuscan and Garden tasting menus allow an exploration...More

1  Thank Lovetotravelforfood
Claudia_Rosati, Restaurant Manager at Borgo San Jacopo, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for writing a wonderful review. We are so appreciative of you kind words, and we are very happy to know that you loved both Tasting menues. We are delighted also to know that you enjoyed very much the attention of our...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

2 stars purely for the great service and fantastic wine. The food was incredibly disappointing. Ashamed to say that I left and picked up a take-away on the way home because I barely ate any of it. The wild boar pasta was good and dessert...More

Thank Fern S
Claudia_Rosati, Restaurant Manager at Borgo San Jacopo, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Dear Fern, Thank you for taking the time to share your personal comments about your recent visit at Borgo San Jacopo. We are constantly working to improve our service, and reading that you received a beautiful service and you found our selection of wines fantastic,...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Well, we travel a lot and we've been to many Micheline Star restaurants. This one was one of the best... Especially in Italy. The average check I think is 150 eu, but it definitely worth it. The service was perfect and the food (we tried...More

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Claudia_Rosati, Restaurant Manager at Borgo San Jacopo, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Dear Grastronaut, Thank you for taking the time to write a review after your recent visit at Borgo San Jacopo, and for sharing your beautiful pictures. We are delighted that the overall experience was a success, and that you enjoyed both the food and the...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017

This is the best Michelin Star restaurant I have visited. We had the Chefs tasting menu with matched wines. The personal attention form all the staff but particularly Cloudia made the night very specialMore

Thank renny106
Claudia_Rosati, Restaurant Manager at Borgo San Jacopo, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Dear Renny, Thank you for such a wonderful review. I was delighted to read that you and your partner had a superb experience and that we are your favourite Michelin Star Restaurant. It is important for all the team to know that we exceed your...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$36 - US$143
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
19:30 - 22:30
Monday
19:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
19:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
19:30 - 22:30
Thursday
19:30 - 22:30
Friday
19:30 - 22:30
Saturday
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borgo San Jacopo 62/r, 50125, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +39 055 281661
  • E-mail
Description
Live Italian gourmet excellence at Michelin starred restaurant Borgo San Jacopo. Perching over the Arno, our fine dining restaurant offers a unique vantage point of Ponte Vecchio. Fall in love with the view as you sample the finest Italian dishes enhanced with innovative twists, designed by starred chef Peter Brunel. Savour the freshness and utter quality of the produce and ingredients hand-selected by the chef himself before being skilfully prepared and presented in inventive dishes. And make sure to indulge in a prestigious vintage from our selection of the best 900 labels in the cellar.
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