We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Go and look at the desserts just inside the main door.

Location is absolutely fantastic and as such this is a real tourist trap and the prices match this... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2018
grwpl
,
Munich, Germany
Nicely presented tea

I have always looked at the windows of Gilli with their myriad beautiful confections but this was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Mmarymomm
,
Pleasanton, California
via mobile
Read all 438 reviews
249
All photos (249)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
Travelers talk about
About
Dating back to 1773, this indoor and outdoor café is centrally located on a large busy square, making it a perfect spot to drink, have a bite to eat and do some people-watching.
Contact
1via Roma, Florence, Italy
San Giovanni
Website
+39 055 213896
Call
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Florence
from $80.36
More Info
from $55.10
More Info
Reviews (438)
Filter reviews
186 results
Traveler rating
72
42
30
17
25
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
72
42
30
17
25
Show reviews that mention
All reviews piazza della repubblica merry go round tiramisu pizza espressos buskers alessandro
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 186 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have always looked at the windows of Gilli with their myriad beautiful confections but this was my first time inside. My daughter and I decided to have a cup of tea in the dining room. The tea was very delicious and we had little...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mmarymomm
Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

Delicious and beautiful! Italian masterpiece! The coffee is also so creamy and tasty! Ill always be back :)

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Cassio B
Reviewed December 11, 2018

we stopped a couple of times here for a coffee and each time it was outstanding. the pastries were amazing

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tdhat
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

Marvelous assortment of candies and Chocolates. Incredible displays as well as art. Located 5 minutes from Square. Very busy.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank vegasrugbyref
Reviewed November 4, 2018

I loved this place, such great atmosphere, in a prime location. It felt like time had stood still - and the interior and staff where really professional. Enjoyed my café late and pastry. Cheaper to stand at the bar and have a coffee than sit...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank luckyladyMauritius
Reviewed October 29, 2018

This was our best meal in Firenze, hands down. Unbeatable location, sitting out on the patio looking out on the Piazza della Republica. Wonderful food, great service - be sure to go inside to see the gorgeous space itself AND the desserts that are works...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank stltraveling
Reviewed October 10, 2018

My friend & I sat in the sun spilling cocktails (sun downers) watching the world go by & could not think of a more perfect place after being in Florence after a few days. We had noticed a number of restaurants but this was ideal,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Fiona M
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful location, glamorous atmosphere, great food, courteous and pleasant staff. To top it all - superb view of the vibrant square. All the ingredients for a lovely evening. Go for it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ravster23
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

I had the buratta and the truffle pasta, both dishes were simple and yet wonderful. You could clearly tell the ingredients were good quality. The servers were wonderful and it had a great view of the square.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Paige K
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Location is absolutely fantastic and as such this is a real tourist trap and the prices match this e.g €9 for an alcohol free beer, €8 for a small coke, €25 for a smallish fillet of bass, (it tasted very good). €3 per head to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank grwpl
View more reviews
Nearby
Duomo
Florentia, as it was called by Latins, is permeated by
an eternal beauty spread in all corners of the city.
The historic center is characterized by the immensity
of the Duomo, able to transport tourists into the
brightest age of Florence: the Renaissance. Who does
not know the Brunelleschi Dome, San Giovanni
Baptistery and the Giotto’s Campanile? Everything is
enclosed here and it would be easy to imagine the city
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 417 nearby hotels
Hotel Savoy
1,101 reviews
.01 miles away
Hotel Olimpia
344 reviews
.03 miles away
Hotel Medici
927 reviews
.04 miles away
Hotel Pendini
2,573 reviews
.04 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 3,094 nearby restaurants
Yogurt & Co.
151 reviews
.05 miles away
Irene Firenze
324 reviews
.02 miles away
Serre Torrigiani in Piazzetta
401 reviews
.05 miles away
Venchi Cioccolato e Gelato, Firenze Via dei Calzaiuoli, Piazza del Duomo
695 reviews
.05 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,683 nearby attractions
Marco Polo Tours
46 reviews
.05 miles away
Piazza della Repubblica
1,076 reviews
.02 miles away
Via dei Calzaiuoli
204 reviews
.08 miles away
La Rinascente
184 reviews
.02 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
kristinefalvo
December 12, 2018|
Answer
Response from Korcianni | Reviewed this property |
Yes
1
Vote
Google Translation