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San Lorenzo market

Piazza San Lorenzo, Florence, Italy
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Piazza San Lorenzo, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago

walked around the downstairs taking in all the sights and then went to the 2nd floor to get lunch. We all had delicious food from upstairs and we eat were able to get what we wanted (a giant Italian food court).

Thank JulieDille
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good shopping for gifts though we found all the stalls has similar goods and prices. If you have the patience to ignore the CONSTANT hard driving sales pitches as you walk down the narrow street you may enjoy. If for nothing else walk through on...More

Thank Hondette
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Ok, so my wife and I went here during a family vacation. Of course, everyone wants to buy leather in Florence, so we went to the market to see what was around. We spent 20 minutes being attacked by Indians trying to sell us purses...More

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Do NOT order from Albert. He is very kind when you meet him, talking about his stores in LA and NYC, having a daughter in school in Philly... etc. saying how you will receive your jacket in 2-3 weeks, and can mail it back if...More

3  Thank alexapearls
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The building has multiple levels. The bottom level is mainly shops selling food (nice photo ops) to take home while upper levels are places to eat. Outside of the building on three sides is an open air market.

Thank fuzzyfred
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Eat here or take it home. There were at least 20 different stands at which one can order foods like: various cheeses, sausages, vegetables, steaks, fish and even Chinese food. We had a cold plate with: red peppers, tomatoes, 3 different cheeses, including mozzarella, various...More

Thank Gary D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The San Lorenzo market is next to Mercato Central, so you can get something to eat after working up an appetite shopping. At this open air market, you can get leather goods, scarfs, jewelry, and clothing. May sure to bargain. I bought two leather belts...More

Thank Howard S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited DIBA leather October 2016. Albert said he would custom make two jackets for my husband-making the sleeves shorter and the body a little shorter. He said if there was any problem at all we could mail the jackets back and he would alter...More

1  Thank txmom1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My favorite isn't the outdoor vendors, it's the indoor food market where you can also take cooking classes. Different meats, cheeses, truffles, vegetables, pizza... you name it. Do make sure to check the hours and days. Also, it shuts down earlier than one would hope....More

1  Thank Outofdodge_10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you need leather this is the place to go. Wow tons of leather starting from belt purse sandals .. I will advice all . The merchants are mostly shady characters. They will reduced on items from 159 euro to 59 euro. They are trying...More

Thank Habeeb K
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
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Are the leather stalls outside the central market open on Sundays or Mondays?
12 May 2017|
Response from jen1105 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, just saw this...I believe that portion of market is only open Tue-Sat. However, there are many leather goods stores throughout Florence. If quality leather is important, then google search for stores dealing in... More
Hello, Please can someone mention exact stree name where all the shops/ stalls are located
29 April 2017|
Response from Naquadah007 |
The San Lorenzo Market is centered around the Mercato Centrale (Central Market(. This building takes a whole city block and the streets that surround it are Via Panicale, Piazza del Mercato Centrale, Via Sant'Antonino, and... More
We are going to Florence in September and I have booked some excursions for the 3 days that we are there. i only have the Monday from 13:00 to 16:00 to go shop. Is this market open on a Monday and until what time?
21 June 2016|
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Response from Bernard Sanet d | Reviewed this property |
The market is open Monday to Saturday from 9am to 7pm.Enjoy you visit.