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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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Los Angeles, California
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429 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 424 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in for hot chocolate and almond cookies this December. It was too chilly to sit outside and it certainly was too pricey for an underwhelming dining room experience. I would probably reserve a visit for a warmer weather or just have coffee standing by the bar.

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Thank Anna G
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We made a quick stop for coffee and the desserts were calling our names, we tried one and then had to try more. They were delicious, fresh and in our opinion cheap. They were busy but if you can enjoy a drink and dessert it is worth it. Just sit, relax and enjoy dessert and the view.

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Thank micasaperfecta
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84 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered the hot chocolate..very good! However service could better and it's quite pricy..but worth the view!

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Thank Renata J
Hong Kong, China
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123 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017

Well I never got a chance to dine inside but grabbed pastries for breakfast a couple of times - they were great! Croissant particularly good, particularly with pistachio fillings. Pretty reasonable prices, and takeouts nicely packed too!

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Thank ECWorld
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58 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017

The view was great, the outdoor tables are wonderful, service was great, and the food was good. The food did not seem to have been pre-made and reheated.

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Roswell, Georgia
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

First visit was lunch. Three American kids, my lovely who lived in Italy for a few years, our local tour guide, and me. Very well-appointed cafe right on the Piazza della Signiora. This place is great. Very Italian. Been there for 100+ years. All the waiters were 50+ yr old men in suits. Busy, chaotic bit well-managed. Moderate price with... More 

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Asheville, North Carolina
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72 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016

The ambience is great in this cafe near the Uffizi and the Hot Chocolate is legendary for a reason. The servers are pretty jaded so the service was not great. It's expensive, but did I mention the Hot Chocolate?

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Casablanca, Morocco
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

We didn't even have anything as we waited 30 minutes without being asked by the rude waiters that we continuely call them. We run away from this place...

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Istanbul, Turkey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

Ok it was ok because the waiter didn't speak English he showed us a place to stand up and eat but we want to sit he insist on stand up table. But the pastry was good

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Espoo, Finland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016

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

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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, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Bar scene, Romantic
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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