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Il Profeta

Borgo Ognissanti | 93 R, 50123 , Florence, Italy
+39 055 212265
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“tiramisu” (83 reviews)
“pasta” (136 reviews)
“wild boar” (16 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Borgo Ognissanti | 93 R, 50123 , Florence, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great food. Some of the best we've had in Italy. Claudio, the owner is a hoot & makes the experience. Highly Recommended.

Thank Fredboy1946
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went to Il Profeta based on a friends recommendation and the expereince was great. Claudio is a first class waiter and made it fun for the kids. However, he is also a great salesman so be careful. We got caught up in the atmosphere...More

Thank Experience_Life_15
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Best meal in Italy!!!!!!!!! Everything that was presented from the moment we walked in, to the desert was beyond excellent. The main course we ordered the "John Travolta" pasta which after the pasta was gone we licked the plate clean. The tiramisu was amazing. Also...More

Thank Alexander P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The pink sauce pasta is amazing!! It is expensive but totally worth it, this is the best pasta I've ever had! When he first brought out my plate I was disappointed by how little there was but it ended up being plenty because the sauce...More

Thank juju6990
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was taken by a customer of ours , what an absolute treat Claudio and his wife extending a fantastic welcome , but more importantly served up some of the best Italian food . Family owned and using recipes from past generations including home baked chocalate...More

Thank stevegollings
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with my mom for a weekend trip to Florence. I had several friends recommend this restaurant. Unfortunately, I was not blown away by the food. My mom had the "surprise" pasta, which was pretty much a vodka sauce with maybe lobster or...More

Thank NicoleHarter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stumbled onto this place by accident while walking the neighborhood near our hotel looking for a place to eat dinner. A quick Yelp search pointed us here and boy are we glad it did. A very small place on a narrow street. The owner was...More

Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's always a better experience when your server is just as passionate as the chef who is creating such amazing meals for their patrons. Besides the wonderful service, the food was absolutely incredible. It felt like we had a little of everything and every bite...More

Thank luv22travel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Is everything they said it would be and more. So many choices, so little time to eat there again. Excellent wine and service.

Thank Mamepps
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got to the restaurant very early as it was opening. The waiter was wonderful, they comped us a few items to taste, as well as what we ordered. The Olive oil was wonderful, as well as the other dishes we had. The restaurant is...More

Thank Pam G
Santa Maria Novella
Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the
majority of the people arriving in Florence, which
might explain the hectic pace. Commuters and tourists
come across the constant hustle and bustle of the
station before exiting, taking a few steps and
stopping amazed in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella. It
is impossible not to admire the the square, housing
one of the most charming basilicas in Florence. The
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david b
Do you remember the manufacturer of the olive oil. It was the best I ever had.
18 September 2016|
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Response from RARADOC | Reviewed this property |
Sorry ,no
Hi, we are visiting in August….are reservations recommended…and what time is the "dinner time" in Florence? Thanks!!
11 May 2016|
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Response from Eater8989 | Reviewed this property |
Ann P
is the restaurant open for lunch on sundays in june
9 March 2016|
Response from Alviro2012 |
Always Open for lunch end dinner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borgo Ognissanti | 93 R, 50123 , Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Santa Maria Novella
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Maria Novella
  • Phone Number: +39 055 212265
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