View all newsletters
Latest in Luxury - Sign up to our newsletter
  1. Food & Drink
  2. Restaurant Guide
  3. Florence Restaurants
November 26, 2013updated Jan 30, 2014

L’INCONTRO RESTAURANT AT THE HOTEL SAVOY FIRENZE

By Chris Boyle

The cutting-edge dishes of two-Michelin-star chef Fulvio Pierangelini have made L’Incontro Restaurant one of the most fashionable meeting places in Florence.

During the summer, dine on L’Incontro’s terrace, perfectly situated on the lively Piazza della Repubblica. Executive chef Remo Vannini selects seasonal produce from Florence’s quality food markets to ensure fresh vibrant flavors. Try the delectable beef fillet with balsamic vinegar sauce and vegetable caponata followed by the mouthwatering calvados soufflé with caramelized apple. Before your meal, enjoy an aperitif at the L’Incontro Bar, currently listed as part of the ‘Bond Bar’ circuit, in recognition of its elegant atmosphere and superb classic Martinis. The innovative staff add new cocktails to the menu each month. L’Incontro can be hired for private events and exclusive private dinners.

ALLE MURATE

Cuisine: Italian

Content from our partners
The Most Iconic Film Locations in Spain
Why Belize Makes an Incredible Romantic Getaway
The Places Philanthropy Can Take You

Alle Murate is both a restaurant and xa museum.

Residing in the historical Palazzo della Arte dei Giudici e Notai – palace of judges and notaries – the restaurant’s frescoes include the earliest recorded depiction of Dante and Boccaccio. History buffs will be delighted to learn that the palace’s Roman foundations can be viewed in the basement. Offering traditional Tuscan dishes, including Pappardelle with Chianina beef ragout and T-bone steak, Giovanna Iorio prefers the title of ‘cook’ to ‘head chef’. There are many creative dishes on the menu, such as celery soup with pineapple and scallops, or stone bass fillet with red beetroots and stewed savoy cabbage with capers. The restaurant’s cellar includes wines from smaller producers in addition to great Italian and French labels. Gothic candleholders, exposed brickwork and white linens create a romantic atmosphere. For a private tour of the palace or to organize a private event, contact Restaurant Manager Silvia Del Priore.

Silvia Del Priore

+39 055 240 618

Via del Proconsolo 16r, 50122

www.allemurate.it

Topics in this article : ,
Select and enter your corporate email address Be the first to know about the latest in luxury lifestyle news and travel.
Visit our privacy policy for more information about our services, how New Statesman Media Group may use, process and share your personal data, including information on your rights in respect of your personal data and how you can unsubscribe from future marketing communications.
Thank you

Thank you for subscribing to Elite Traveler.

Websites in our network