| New Bistro in Florence center. Chianti Classico and Tuscan organic products for tasting and purchase
Il Desco is an intimate and welcoming bistro situated in the heart of the historical center of Florence, a few steps from the Duomo serving tasty food made primarily with local organic ingredients
Fresh vegetables, extra virgin olive oil and other produce are sourced from the certified organic (ICEA) farm “Podere La Croce” in Reggello, owned by the same proprietor of the Hotel Il Guelfo Bianco and Il Desco, , while meats and cheeses are selected by other local farmers.
The atmosphere is warm and casual and the food is freshly prepared with tasty suggestions for vegetarians, "carnivores" and those intolerant to gluten. There are dishes of the traditional Tuscan cuisine often revisited with a more contemporary inspiration and you will find the introduction of ethnic food, such as seitan, harmonized with "our personal" taste.
Lunch is served from 12 to 3pm with à la carte menu and specials of the day expertly explained from the the bistro staff. In the afternoon until 8pm you can enjoy snacks with cheeses, typical cold meats, salads, sandwiches and vegetable flan: all freshly prepared and of excellent quality! To warm body and soul you can choose from a varied selection of fine wines as Chianti Classico, Chianti Rufina, Brunello di Montalcino.
Fresh pastries, teas, hot chocolate and other beverages are also available in the afternoon, Many products are offered for sale.
Il Desco, Via Cavour 55/r o 27/nero.
Tel 055 288330, firstname.lastname@example.org
Open from Monday to Saturday from 12 to 8pm / Sunday 12 to 3pm