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Caffe Rivoire

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Uffizi
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Piazza della Signoria 5r, 50122, Florence, Italy
+39 055 214412
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7:30 am - 12:00 am
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Tue - Sun 7:30 am - 12:00 am
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Espoo, Finland
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140 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were heading to the Uffizi Gallery first thing in the morning, so we had breakfast here - they open at 7.30! The interior is very beautiful and the breakfast was good.

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Thank Nora T
Starkville, Mississippi
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93 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Coffee and pastries are top-flight, but their pride is in their chocolates. Really very good. Not especially cheap, but service is very good. They have an omelet for breakfast, which is a break from what Florence restarants usually provide.

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Los Angeles, California
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it is the perfect location to stake a break and enjoy the view of Palazzo Vecchio and PIazza Della Signoria. They have great pastries. It is expensive.

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Thank leilaspassport
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Near by uffizi museum. Very Kind and good interior and seat. Espresso was nice and especially chocolate was great.

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New York
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150 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rivoire is an institution, in one of Europe's most beautiful squares. Most people come here for the coffee, but the pastries are also really excellent. Try the puffed pastry biscuits, for example, with your cappuccino. Remember you can simply order and consume directly at the bar for reduced prices (table service is more expensive). I had a very good courgette... More 

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Morristown, New Jersey
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here on a beautiful day, sat on their patio, and had the best hot chocolate and dessert. Yummy!

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Thank lindabeth27
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41 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

Do it like the Florentians do. Have a nice traditional hot chocolate at this old chocolate maker and drink it at the counter. For those who do not like the thick super sweet Spanish or Italian hot chocolate, be reassured. This one is not that sweet (but it remains real thick of course). Espresso was good too. It was real... More 

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Thank Free B
Fremont, California
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53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016

We had some of the best food. My grandson had the prosciutto tortellini and it was to die for. Rich, creamy and full of flavor. I had a simple caprese salad and even that was SO good! The staff was very personable and accomodating. And to sit at the edge of the piazza and watch the world go by was... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

Took us many minutes to order and even more waiting for the drinks to arrive. So we just left with only a coffee. Rude staff.

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Thank Marilia G
Naples, Florida
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

We had eaten at another restaurant on the square for lunch and wanted to try something else. So sorry we did. The food was far less tasty, service slow and quite pricey. We just were there for small plates of simple pasta. Chose one of the other restaurants on the square, better food and better prices.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Bar, Cafe, European
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza della Signoria 5r, 50122, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Uffizi
  • Neighborhood: Uffizi
  • Phone Number: +39 055 214412

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Uffizi
Every visitor coming to Florence for the first time will immediately identify with Uffizi. As in past times, passing through Via dei Calzaiuoli, you can reach the city center, the Florence that everybody dreams of. In just a few steps, visitors can experience the rare beauty of the capital of the Renaissance. walking delighted across Palazzo Vecchio and overlooking Piazza della Signoria, up to the Loggia of the Uffizi where it is possible to fully taste the talent of the best artists who animated Florence over the centuries. When the sun goes down, there’s nothing better than a walk along the river Arno up to the ancient bridge, Ponte Vecchio. It is full of jewels and decorated by the colors captured in postcards.
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