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Sun Cafe

$$ - $$$
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Uffizi
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Via de' Castellani, 50122, Florence, Italy
+39 055 281727
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Walk past this place, they charge for sitting down, they charge for walking to your table, they charge for politeness and the cost of taking an order is extortionate nevermind the cost of the food and drink.

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Thank Lord W of Hillside
Quebec City, Canada
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Horribly expensive.. I almost spit out the 8€ espresso when the waitresses gave me the check. There's also charges on the receipt for stuff we didn't order. Avoid at all costs!

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Thank marknj22
Dunedin, New Zealand
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a coffee and a wine, they have a beautiful courtyard area so we sat and ordered. Cappuccino was €4! It's a beautiful courtyard but not worth the price tag.

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Thank christiebeck
Brisbane, Australia
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We dropped in for a drink, hot day, needed a rest, just ordered drinks so didn't ask for a menu - when the bill came I couldn't believe that the cans of Sprite were 6 Euros each!

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Thank fergus1991
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Don't go here! Horrible quality, the salads were made days earlier it seemed. The milkshake was lukewarm chocolate milk. Overpriced to the extreme. Avoid!!

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Thank Iwanvv
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Never in my life i paid 8 euros for a double espresso. I gave them the benefit of the doubt since we are in Italy, i was wrong

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Thank Francesco L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

13 euros for a flat draught cola and a small beer. Don't make the mistake we made due to its convenient location. Buy a beer for €2 from Vini next door and drink by the river.

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Thank Tom D
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

So wish I had read the reviews before sitting down. €24 for 4 soft drinks - two Sprites and two diet cokes. The bloke should be ashamed of himself.

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Thank Mr_MJH
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Nice food but overpriced. Way overpriced on drinks. Look around there are better cafes. Its easy to sit down here but the price comes later.

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Thank Cathryn R
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Euros 73 for 4 paninis,1 melon and ham,4 drinks and a coffee.They have the smallest water bottles in the world. Location is good but really should be shut down. Should have noticed they didn't have any tripadvisor stickers...

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Thank angelo65Geneva

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    1.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Cafe
Meals
Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via de' Castellani, 50122, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Uffizi
  • Neighbourhood: Uffizi
  • Phone Number: +39 055 281727

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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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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