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Obica Mozzarella Bar

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Via Dei Tornabuoni 16 | Tornabuoni, 50123, Florence, Italy
+39 055 277 3526
12:00 - 23:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Relaxed smart but good value restaurant. Great Pizzas, pasta and general Italian food. Good wine selection. Pleasant atmosphere and well worth a visit.

Thank Bobbybray
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stopped in on a sunny Saturday for lunch. We had expectations about how good the food would be from their Rome location, but Obica-Florence was better than expected. Sitted in the courtyard, we started with the Gran Tagliere - their big board of cheeses and meats, followed by the Speck and Casatica pizza. Both were excellent and came with high... More 

Thank Robert E
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food - fine, in parts very fine. The mozzarella is wonderful, as you'd expect from a self-styled 'mozzarella bar.' The food quality is very good overall. I understand Obica is a chain and there is no doubt somebody has splashed a load of cash on the decor and premises of this new kid on the Florentine block. For those who... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly staff, amazing pizza, pizza pillows (highly recommend trying), fabulous wine, decor & location.

Thank rburniston
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great restaurant with a lot of cheese to eat! Everything is good but the only issue here is the level of service its super slow!!! I hope one day they management does something about it because for the last 2 years its been the same.

Thank Yjobi
Paris, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved this restaurant so much i went there twice!! The decor is beautiful, the service perfect and the food was awesome, great pizza and pasta. The prices are more very faire. It's in a beautiful area surrouded by beautiful boutiques, i highly recommend this resaurant.

Thank Shaz H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our experience this evening Starters crostini. Very good. Followed by two excellent pizzas. The only strange thing was in the menu said we do not use onion or garlic which I cannot see being a selling benefit . Just add and enjoy. We didn't suffer ! I bet summer and the open doors would be idyllic

Thank John L
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

We were planning a nice night out and a friend recommended this restaurant to us... bad pick though ! Very loud, the pasta special was awful

Thank Unnur B
Web_Mktg, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Obica Mozzarella Bar, responded to this review

Dear Unnur, we apologize if your experience at our restaurant did not meet your expectations. We just wanto to point out that our cuisine is based on Italian tradition, focused on high-quality and fresh ingredients. All our products are carefully selected from the best Italian suppliers, just like Pasta Gentile from Gragnano, the European capital of pasta production. We do... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

We loved the DOP Margherita pizza, basic i know, but they do it so well! JThe atmosphere is very nice as well and the mozzarella bar has a great selection of different varieties.Enjoyed it so much the first time we came back again!

Thank JackPenny8789
Lakeland, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We have eaten at Obica twice and would go every week if we lived in Florence. My favorite is the pizza with anchovies, capers, and fantastic mozzarella. Nice thin crust and more than ample size for one. Others in our party had pasta dishes that were simply superb. The wine list is what you would expect at a restaurant in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Dei Tornabuoni 16 | Tornabuoni, 50123, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Duomo
  • Neighbourhood: Duomo
  • Phone Number: +39 055 277 3526
Obicà Mozzarella Bar is a casual and contemporary Italian restaurant. With its friendly welcoming atmosphere, Obicà offers a genuine Italian dining experience centered on the freshest Mozzarella di Bufala Campana DOP paired with other authentic products from Italy's rich regional heritage.

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Florentia, as it was called by Latins, is permeated by an eternal beauty spread in all corners of the city. The historic center is characterized by the immensity of the Duomo, able to transport tourists into the brightest age of Florence: the Renaissance. Who does not know the Brunelleschi Dome, San Giovanni Baptistery and the Giotto’s Campanile? Everything is enclosed here and it would be easy to imagine the city as it was in ancient times, with maids walking in the main square and horses carrying coaches. Nowadays, roads are busy with street artists. Rustic Tuscan bakeries give way to fashion shops; just stop for a few minutes in the middle of Piazza della Repubblica to enjoy the colors and sweet melody of the carousel that will bring back great memories from anyone’s childhood.
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