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Cellini

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San Lorenzo
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Piazza del Mercato Centrale, 17r, 50123 Florence, Italy
055291541
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Love the Pizza!

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 beer, it was a lovely... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 7, 2012
TanyaM212
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Toronto, Canada
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Province of Florence, Italy
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 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 brought out the bread... baked just for me, they teased! But guess what?! It was... More 

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Dumbarton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 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.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 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 beer, it was a lovely lunch in a busy and beautiful spot! A nice treat.

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Oxnard, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 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. The Moretti beer was ice cold and the pizza was burning hot- a perfect lunch... More 

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Airdrie, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2011

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

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cellini17, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Cellini, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review, Terri1960! More 

London, United Kingdom
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 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 a good choice. The service was excellent and my swordfish was great. Reasonably good value... More 

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cellini17, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Cellini, responded to this review

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

Atlantic City, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 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, she is really nice and she'll help you in the best way... By Celine New... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 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 night Bella recognized us and gave us an additional 10% off!!

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Luxembourg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 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.

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Boston, Mass.
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4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2009

I thought I died and went to artichoke heaven! Pizza with fresh artichokes...what more could you want out of life?

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Piazza del Mercato Centrale, 17r, 50123 Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > San Lorenzo
  • Neighborhood: San Lorenzo
  • Phone Number: 055291541

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 14 - 41
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Neighborhood Profile
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 Florentine dishes as well as international selections. Nobody leaves San Lorenzo without a shopping bag in hand or with an empty stomach.
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