This is the best place to go if you want to taste cantuccini, the typical Tuscan biscuits. Il Cantuccio di San Lorenzo is a workshop selling directly the worldwide appreciated treats. Watch the fascinating process of their preparation, try some of the amazing flavors such as almond, fig and orange accompanied by milk, hot chocolate or coffee and make sure to buy some as souvenirs before you leave.
Address & telephone number: Via Sant’Antonino 23r, Florence, +39 055 290034
The founding members of Bellamia believe that eating an ice cream is an emotional experience beyond the senses, and this attitude is reflected in their tasty offerings, made with carefully selected ingredients. For a smooth and creamy Italian ice cream, choose one or more of Bellamia’s unique, incomparable flavors that will refresh you in the most enjoyable way.
Address & telephone number: Piazza Madonna Degli Aldobrandini 4, Florence, +39 055 285808
Panbriaco was born in the heart of the city and it will surely grow in your heart too. Sit at one of the tables outside and enjoy an outstanding fresh panino or focaccia filled with your preferred ingredients. You will certainly find yourself wanting to return to Panbriaco for more divine Tuscan flavors.
Address & telephone number: Via Faenza 13r, Florence, +39 055 975 2513
During your stay in Florence, you will have tried the refreshing treasure called gelato. Despite the huge competition, Antica Gelateria Fiorentina stands among the top choices. Sit at one of the little tables for a while to concentrate on your ice cream, characterized by an excellent texture, and do not hesitate to experiment with the unusual yet equally delicious flavors.
Address & telephone number: Via Faenza n. 2A, Florence, +39 320 848 5018
The passion and care with which everything is prepared, along with the high quality, is more than obvious. Right behind the Mercato Centrale, search for L’ Azdora to enjoy a delightful piadina, the beloved Italian flatbread in the most casual, welcoming environment you will ever find. Even if you can’t decide what exactly you want, the staff’s recommendations will be of great help.
Address & telephone number: Piazza del Mercato Centrale 14/r, 50123Florence, +39 055 268407