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We came here hungry and left happily with many bags in hand....truffles, truffle oil, aged... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
Susan O
Mississauga, Canada
via mobile
Create your own cold meat + cheese plate

We wanted to create our own cold meat and cheese plate for dinner but didn't know what to get. The... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
Sydney, Australia
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8 Sep 2018
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24 May 2018
“Create your own cold meat + cheese plate”
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Piazza del Mercato Centrale | Mercato Centrale, 50123, Florence, Italy
San Lorenzo
+39 055 289576
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was stopping in pathway near this store to assess where to eat (I was stopped for all of 20 seconds), in the very crowded market, and the old man who works here (based on other reviews, I will guess this is the owner) told...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

We came here hungry and left happily with many bags in hand....truffles, truffle oil, aged balsamic, pecorino cheeses, dry prosciutto, bull horn crafted steak knives, specialty salts. I could go on and on! What a wonderful shop full of culinary and gastronomic wonders for my...More

Thank Susan O
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

We wanted to create our own cold meat and cheese plate for dinner but didn't know what to get. The staff at Baroni were excellent, we got suggestions on what local produce to get, and a helpful description of what each was like. We wish...More

Thank CarkeysK
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

I heard about this wonderful shop through Trip Advisor and i’m a huge cheese fanatic so I knew I had to check it out. I highly, highly recommend this shop for any body! The lady and man who owned the shop were so helpful! They...More

Thank Lillie_Klems
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for quality, freshness, amazing selection of cheeses and cold cuts Baroni Alimentari at the Mercato Centrale is your best option. The owners, Paula and Alessandro, are absolutely amazing! They ship worldwide their cheeses, wine, olive oil, mustards and balsamic. It's the...More

Thank CaVok8Fly
Reviewed 12 May 2016

Mercato Centrale is an overwhelming experience with many smells, sounds, and sights abounding. But stepping up to the counter at Baroni is the best decision I made. Paola is so patient and takes you on a tasting journey starting with olive oils...from mild to fresh...More

Thank sashak808
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Paola is our go to person every time we go to Florence and we always visit Mercato Centrale. Paulo tastes us through olive oils. Vinegars , cheeses etc. If they don't sell it she always has her guy to recommend. Prices are always fair and...More

Thank Cole O
Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

Paola was a gem! She spent such time with us sampling oils, vinegars and cheeses. She gave us wonderful advice on how to prepare and serve the items we bought. We had our goodies shipped home and the package almost beat us home! Our family...More

Thank Queenbee777
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

We approached the counter and asked to try a few cheeses before "attempting" to buy a selection. We found the first cheese we liked and asked for a smaller piece and the gentleman owner who I believe is called Alessandro responded by essentially telling us...More

1  Thank MarkCharnley
Reviewed 4 August 2015

This place is located in central Florence. There is plenty of food to choose from. Easy access. A great place to stop for a bite. Excellent preparation and tasty food.

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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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