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Piazza del Mercato Centrale 17r, 50123, Florence, Italy
+39 055 291541
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
3 Jan 2016
“Friendly, Cheap and Fantastic Authentic Italian food”
13 Jan 2015
“salty bread... my fellow Canadians! and pasta soooo good...”
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Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza
Piazza del Mercato Centrale 17r, 50123, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Went here with some local friends and loved it. Started with the Zuppa de Verdure (veggie soup) which was thick and rich with veggies. Followed it with Tortellini, which was simply the best I have ever had. Big call, but absolutely loved it. Friendly, and...More

1  Thank MrCraigBD
Reviewed 13 January 2015

I love this restaurant. I happened on it four years ago and had dreamt about that pasta I had there and wondered if it would still be as delicious today. So I have now moved here and off I set to find out! First they...More

1  Thank cathyinflorence
Reviewed 18 August 2012

I absolutely love this restaurant. It is now my first stop when I go to Florence! The staff are lovely and welcoming. The food is delicious and it's great value. Would recommend the pizza! Not too expensive considering it's location.

1  Thank Greenbee3
Reviewed 7 July 2012

This restaurant is located in a nice and central area of Florence in the Piazza Mercato Centrale. It is not cheap, but this is normal, considering its location. The pizza was absolutely delicious (nothing like pizzas cooked in the traditional ovens!). Along with a cold...More

1  Thank TanyaM212
Reviewed 26 October 2011

Cellini is an unassuming, but very nice restaurant next to the Central Market. We had a delightful lunch in the outside seating area. I had one of the better pizzas during my 2 week stay in Italy here and my wife had a delicious salad....More

1  Thank Jeffrey N
Reviewed 9 October 2011

Had Fettucine vongole and Pizza, carafe of wine; what a great lunch. Just on edge of market.

1  Thank Terri1960
cellini17, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Cellini, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2011

Thank you for your kind review, Terri1960!

Reviewed 6 August 2011

This restaurant is in a nice area of Florence in the Piazza Marcato Centrale. There are several restaurants in the Piazza, but we chose this one as it was fairly busy but not as packed as some of the others. It turned out to be...More

1  Thank steamy74
cellini17, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Cellini, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2011

Dear customer, we are very glad that you appreciate our restaurants, and we thank you for your kind review. Kind regards Sonia De Milato

Reviewed 26 October 2010

This summer i was in Cellini Resturant...The food was reaaly good testing and the coustmer service was excellent...If you go in florence go there. It's in Piazza del Mercato Centrale in the center of Florence close to San Lorenzo Market (The famous one)...Ask about Bella,...More

1  Thank celline80
Reviewed 19 October 2010

I've eaten there three times this year on two different trips to Italy. On the second trip my wife and I ate there, she has an allergy to milk and the owner or manager Bella was very helpful. Their pizza never disappoints! On the second...More

1  Thank FlyJonesy
Reviewed 7 February 2010

The pizza and tiramisu were absolutely fabulous. Went with a big group and the waiters were extremely pleasant and willing to accommodate. I would recommend this place to anyone who is looking for authentic, Italian cuisine.

1  Thank europeanlover89
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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Average prices
US$14 - US$41
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
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Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza del Mercato Centrale 17r, 50123, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > San Lorenzo
  • Neighbourhood: San Lorenzo
  • Phone Number: +39 055 291541
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