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Caffe Rivoire

Piazza della Signoria 5r, 50122 Florence, Italy
055-214 412
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Ranked #785 of 1,983 Restaurants in Florence
Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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Toronto
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97 reviews 97 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

Like many cafés near famous landmarks, this place is over priced...bordering on absurdity. We really wanted a place to sit and rest after a long morning of walking and this seemed to be a good location. Well, you pay for what you get in Florence apparently. 6 euro cappuccino and 10 euro prosecco are the norm here so just make... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Had 2 delicious cakes from here today and they were less than 3€. Pricey to sit down but the cakes themselves are good value.

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Zagreb, Croatia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 via mobile

If you're a chocolate fan, you don't want to miss this place. Perfect location and priced accordingly (really high). To save money, order inside - preferrably on the bar. Waiters are old school - helpful, reserved and professional.

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Galveston, Texas
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45 reviews 45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Located on the Piazza della Signoria, this cafe offers entrees and a great variety of desserts. You can enjoy the atmosphere of the square, eating outside, and lingering to hear the bell tower toll. We had pasta and the famous thick hot chocolate. Enjoy!

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Houston, Texas
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63 reviews 63 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I see that others had some service issues at this location, but I am pretty (very) picky about service and didn't have any problems here. To the contrary, our server was attentive and even pretty friendly (not typical for this city, in our experience!). We sat outside on the terrace and enjoyed people-watching on the Piazza, drinking delicious and unique... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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87 reviews 87 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 via mobile

Was taken hete by a friend who lives in Florence. She insisted on the hot chocolate and I know why! Thick delicious creamy warming hot chocolate which is a true culinary adventure and pleasure. Good to savour during the winter months. Generally well placed cafe with typical menu choices.

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Voorhout, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

If you want Gianduia chocolates that melt in your mouth of some of the best quality, this is the place to get them. Even though they are a little pricy, they are some of the best ones you can eat. However they do not sell them in the middle of summer because they would melt due to the heat. They... More

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Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

Right on the Piazza della Signoria, opposite the Palazzio Vecchio and the copy of the famous David, this caffe is a brilliant place for a snack, a piece of cake, a nice hot or cold drink and the very best of Florentine atmosphere. Somehow I managed to end up there at least once every day.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Our group of 6 adults and 3 kids stayed just around the corner from Piazza della Signoria and were rather jet lagged on our fist morning. We came out and walked around looking for something to eat and this place was the only place that opened at 8am! We went from the very basic like cappuccino and a sweet pastry... More

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Nagoya
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

This open air caffe, in the Piazza della Signoria was relaxing and fun. The food was good. I had Veal and the waiter was very nice to substitute and give me a half order of Ravioli as a side dish. It was very hot that day, but there were plenty of fans with misters-so nice! That night an orchestra was... More

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