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Osteria Donna Riccarda

Via Vincenzo Salaiola 151, 50053 Empoli, Italy
+39 0571 924248
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
6 Aug 2018
“Dine under the stars on this great Tuscan eatery”
20 Oct 2018
“Nothing special ”
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Vincenzo Salaiola 151, 50053 Empoli, Italy
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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Nice place but unfortunately the food was nothing special and the place was so noisy, especially upstairs 😕

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Bilibokcat
Reviewed 20 August 2018

The Osteria Donna Riccarda, which is located at the Borgo San Giusto near Empoli is a wonderful local restaurant. The food and service levels were simply incredible. Every single dish we tried among the 4 of us was fabulous and memorable. The staff were very...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank europetraveler4
Reviewed 6 August 2018

What a friendly place: arrived on Sunday night without a reservation. Magically, the owner managed to give us a table at 8:30pm on the very popular terrace. The restaurant clearly moves out to the terrace in the summer. What an enjoyable zen place this is....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Canvazz
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We were staying in the guest house next to the restaurant and went there in our first night and liked it two much we went back again on our final night. The food is amazing, it is a great setting with an extensive wine list....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank David B
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Traditionnal local food operated by members of the same family. You have to try the bistecca. Wine list is extensive and the prices very reasonable. The restaurant can sit about 40 people and it is located on the borgo san giusto property owned by the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank G3064ZImichell
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We had dinner with 6 people, what a great food, excellent service, good price. The food was so nice, pasta, rice, vegtables, wine and desserts. The only thing is that the do not have diet coke, perhaps they could add this in the future. The...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank danielaa760
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Visited her with friends. Beautiful, freshly cooked food with great local wine. We had a range of dishes and can highly recommend the pasta. This is out of the centre of Empoli but has ample parking available or taxis are available. Well worth the trip...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Elaina B
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Great Tuscan food and really good service. Thoroughly enjoyed every dish: also their portions are huge! Prices are very good value for the amazing quality! Will definitely be back.

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank dany1964
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Osteria Donna Riccarda is a fine restaurant, with a magical atmosphere in a very nice location. The menu offer selections of seasonal ingredients, and has options for every palate. Is not a place for a quick meal, as the service might appear slow, but the...More

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank Light-Traveler2012
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Vincenzo Salaiola 151, 50053 Empoli, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Empoli
  • Phone Number: +39 0571 924248
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