“Il Cavaliere” offers typical Tuscan cuisine, and an excellent wine list of Italian and international vintages, all to be enjoyed in the dining room, on the veranda or in the romantic bistro beneath the arbor. As part of the splendid Villa Olmi Firenze, it is the ideal setting for business dinners, intimate dinners, banquets and other events.

Villa Olmi Firenze S

Il Cavaliere

Via del Crocifisso del Lume, 18
50126 Florence - Italy

Phone +39 055 637710
Fax +39 055 63771600

Here is a small selection from our menù


Potatoes and broccoli flan with sweet peppers purée and onion confit
Terrine of porcini mushrooms with wild agretti and caramelized quail egg
Marinated beef carpaccio with herbs and pecorino cheese mousse

First Courses

Taglierini fresh pasta with black truffles of Umbria and salted butter of Normandy
Tortelli from Mugello: ravioli filled with potatoes, with cheese and pepper, vegetables and cinta senese bacon
Tuscan ‘Ribollita’: tipical tuscan bread and vegetables soup

Main Courses

Fillet of sea bass in a crust of Taggiasca olives with leeks purée and little pieces of pumpkin
Grilled T-Bone steak
Tomino cheese of Piedmont with olive oil vegetables


Chestnut flour crepe with pinenuts and ricotta cheese creamed with Strega liqueur and star anise sauce
Chocolate hot pie with creamed peanut brittle and vanilla Maldon salt
Classic Florentine zuccotto