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Mercato Centrale

Piazza del Mercato Centrale | Via dell'Ariento, Florence, Italy
+39 055 239 9798
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
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“pasta” (461 reviews)
“food stalls” (71 reviews)
“great market” (56 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Piazza del Mercato Centrale | Via dell'Ariento, Florence, Italy
San Lorenzo
+39 055 239 9798
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Reviewed yesterday

I'll make this short: a food-interested person who goes to Florence/Firenze and doesn't visit this place at least once, if not more times, is just missing a real world food gem. By "word food") (not world-foord, which is about global stuff), I mean that there...More

Thank flabarple
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited mid morning and it was quiet. So much is offered. Beautiful fresh meats, veg's and cheese. What I was looking for were packs of herbs and spices, my favorite thing to bring home from Italy. And I was able to find everything I...More

Thank CAwinediva
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stopped by based on our b&b hosts recommendation. There are several dining options you can choose from right from pizzas, pastas, vegetarian dishes, meat, etc. You can also pick up a variety of cheese, olive oils. Wander around the several eateries, pick your food...More

Thank Riddhi M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We really like this market. Lots to choose from. Food to oils with the leather market outside. We found good prices compared to gift shops.

Thank Gary O
Reviewed 3 days ago

Fantastic market with the best places for lunch ....eat with the locals!!! Lots to see and smell ....fruit fresh and good value .

Thank lindsay382017
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

On the first floor they have all kinds of cheese, olive oil, and amazing truffles. Definitely the place to go to if you want to buy a few tastes of Tuscany to take back home with you. The second floor has a large selection of...More

Thank Şerif H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It's a food market so you will always find some food that everyone like. You can order from different places and sit together. It was my second time here and I order a truffle mushroom risotto again because it's the best risotto I ever tried!...More

Thank Anna E
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great place to wander round and view all the local produce incl fish, meat, pasta, veg, wines, oils......what a selection! Upstairs are the cafes and restaurants to buy food to eat there.....everything from pasta (of course) to burgers and sushi....pick and pay for your food,...More

Thank Tracey011
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is an extraordinary spot but easy to miss if you don't know about it. +25 different small restaurants with a huge wine/beer bar in the middle will satisfy everyone from food snobs to small kids looking for comfort food. All the food was very...More

Thank Brendan K
Reviewed 5 days ago

Amazing place ! Wide range of choices - small independent stalls selling everything from vege burgers to half a cow ! Nice to be able to have a variety of dishes to share - go hungry , you won't regret it !

Thank Sarah H
San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo’s lively merchants shout out from behind
stalls with an array of products in one of the most
traditional neighborhoods in Florence. Different
ethnic groups join together in the large outdoor
market of San Lorenzo and in the Central Market, a
vast multi-floored building. Visitors are bound to
fall in love with this area and in particular, with
its variety of food, especially those focusing on
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Lorna S
Are upstairs restaurants open Sundays? What hours? Other days? Hours? Can we get sandwiches in the morning? Until what time?
10 March 2017|
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Response from Eleonora C | Reviewed this property |
They're open. At least when I went there it was on a Sunday and it was open...i think it's open 9-17 or 9-20...
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Are you open on Christmas Day? What hours?
23 December 2016|
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Juliana D
What are the Christmas holiday hours?
23 December 2016|
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Response from Kermit-Lecce | Reviewed this property |
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