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Chef Express

#1,928 of 2,153 Restaurants in Florence}
Piazza della Stazione, 50123, Florence, Italy
+39 055 287342
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  • Excellent6%
  • Very good26%
  • Average40%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible18%
14 Sep 2017
“Good for coffee”
21 Aug 2017
“Amazing customer service !”
Closes in 15 min
05:30 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Contemporary
Piazza della Stazione, 50123, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

We stopped here for a morning coffee on our way to Rome. The coffee was actually good (or I really needed one) but it's really the only option.

Thank wasntme58
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Let me tell you why you should go to Chef Express in Italy and why I am so grateful to them: while waiting for our train we went into the coffee shop part of Chef Express at the Firenze Station and I paid for some...More

Thank MarjorieH644
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Located inside the SMN station, they offer a great range of food from croissants to pannins to pizzas. They also serve a variety of beverages along with great coffee. The quality is good and the prices are affordable. They share their premises with a Mac...More

Thank sudipnandy
Reviewed 17 August 2016

This snack restaurant is marketed as Mr Paninoin the station but a quick internet search shows it is part of the Chef Express chain. It seems to be seamlessly merged with the McDonalds here and so there is food for most peoples appetites. We had...More

Thank Barry A
Reviewed 31 March 2016

It is at the station and it is great for a quick bite, not very expensive and has a bit of variety. Also a part of a mini food court so there are choices around. The hot sandwich is good so is the pizza!

Thank Shyamis
Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

It was early in the morning and the only thing I wanted was coffee and here I had a wakeup cappuccino 😉 good for a pit stop

Thank FraD293
Reviewed 7 June 2015

There are few options for sitting and eating at the train station in Firenze. This place seems to be a joint operation with McDonalds, which wasn't our first choice for a place to try. But with limited options, we went in and were quite pleasantly...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 7 September 2013

If your looking for a quick bite before jumping on train then you can't go wrong but it's not going to be something to remember the trip by. Typical fast food or touristy type of pasta and pizza.

1  Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 9 August 2012

Their sandwiches are fresh and very tasty ~ and they pack them all up for you to take on the train. We loved the one with cheese, ham and arugula on a baguette ~ perfect with a bag of chips and a cold beer!

Thank kimbosita
Santa Maria Novella
Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the
majority of the people arriving in Florence, which
might explain the hectic pace. Commuters and tourists
come across the constant hustle and bustle of the
station before exiting, taking a few steps and
stopping amazed in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella. It
is impossible not to admire the the square, housing
one of the most charming basilicas in Florence. The
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Restaurant Details

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Italian, Contemporary
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
05:30 - 23:00
05:30 - 23:00
05:30 - 23:00
05:30 - 23:00
05:30 - 23:00
05:30 - 23:00
05:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza della Stazione, 50123, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Santa Maria Novella
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Maria Novella
  • Phone Number: +39 055 287342
This is a great restaurant inside of the train station! Please let me write a review.....
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