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Gran Caffe San Marco

Piazza di San Marco 11/R, 50121, Florence, Italy
+39 055 215833
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  • Excellent6%
  • Very good15%
  • Average15%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible48%
Travellers talk about
“great coffee” (2 reviews)
“light lunch” (2 reviews)
“piazza” (5 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Italian, Cafe
$$ - $$$
Piazza di San Marco 11/R, 50121, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate dinner, ordered wine and water. The water never came, no big problem. However it was on the bill and when I pointed pointed at the item the waitress immediately realised the mistake and adjusted the bill. At the checkout I was asked "Had...More

Thank gljs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Do not go there! I went there with my husband to have breakfast, the slice of apple pie was marked 1.20€ and the capuccino 1.75€ (5.90€). We ordered two of each and sat down to eat. We were completely taken by surprise when the waitress...More

Thank Daniela M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beware this place is a tourist trap. Tenham cuidado este lugar é uma armadilha para turistas. They have the prices near the balcony but after if u sit in a table they will charge you more than twice the original price. That price list is...More

Thank Bruno M
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Seems lovely but they offer an outside seat and bring your order while adding 1 euro for every single item we ordered. Steer clear!!

Thank drdave007
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We ordered inside, but sat outside on the terrace to eat and drink it. We ordered two sweets for a total of €2 and one espresso and one americano, and the bill was €11,20 ! I said it was not correct (twice), but they said...More

Thank bibizar
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We had the complete stupidity to visit this place twice. The first with a party of four for lunch. Had sandwiches and ham and cheese plates. It was below MEH and completely overpriced with waiters who gave the impression they wanted to be else where....More

Thank Ronnie L
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We had rolls with tuna, spinach, meats and they were lovely, soft, fresh and great milk coffee, staff were lovely & toilets available

Thank Gimmecookies
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Met friends here for a frosty beverage and a snack. Apperol spritz was watery, Pizza slice and small spaghetti was lukewarm, not going back.

Thank Arizonapopi1
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

We ate here last night. I ordered the penne pasta with pine nuts, it was very oily and had 1 pine nut in the whole meal! My husbands pizza was also very oily. It was over priced (€5 for a Coke Lite). Then when we...More

Thank FlashStone
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Good menu selection, good service and perfect serving sizes. We very much enjoyed our light lunch (hard to have in Italy). The service was good and were able to communicate in English. Great spot

Thank rjdixon5419
San Marco
The pleasant atmosphere of this residential area, a
stone’s throw away from the Duomo of Florence,
surprises everyone. A continuous flow of backpacking
students provides the tranquil surroundings for the
elderly residents who sit in Piazza San Marco to read
the daily newspaper. Home to several universities,
including the Academy of Fine Arts, San Marco is one
of the most vibrant cultural centers in the city. A
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza di San Marco 11/R, 50121, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > San Marco
  • Neighbourhood: San Marco
  • Phone Number: +39 055 215833
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