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Piccolo Vinaio

#442 of 2,071 Restaurants in Florence
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Neighbourhood:
Uffizi
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Piazza Del Grano 10, 50122, Florence, Italy
+39 347 674 0407
Today
08:00 - 22:00
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Sun 08:00 - 18:00
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I wanted a quick rest after a long tour at nearby Uffizi. Plopped down in a few outside stools (no inside seating) and enjoyed a few cheap glasses of good red wine served in plastic cups (1.5 euro each!). Sandwiches looked good too.

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Thank Amber M
Atlanta, Georgia
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105 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Thisn is a great spot to get a really good, really simple sandwich and some beer/wine. Sandwiches arent mind blowing or anything, but theyre made to order, he slices his own meats, and hell toast them for you if you want. Sandwich + wine = €5 all said and done. Don't miss out on some of the sauces too... I... More 

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Thank Spidermonkeyfx
2 reviews
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

This place is great. Inexpensive and good. Don't make the mistake of going next door under the umbrellas where I was charged 14 euros for 2 coffees.

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Thank Mike S
Oxford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Tiny little store, lost in the sea of touristic restaurants... Natural ingredients, a few stools and tables to sit in front and a very friendly owner. And the sandwich was actually a schiacciata fiorentina with home made pesto, fresh tomato, pecorino and fionochiona! <3

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Thank Evelyn M
United Kingdom
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278 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

We were after a light lunch following our visit to the Uffizi Gallery and TripAdvisor's 'Near Me Now' tool led us here. It is an unassuming kiosk which, unless you were actively looking for it like we were, you would probably overlook. There isn't much in the way of seating other than a handful of stools but the sandwiches are... More 

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Thank Curly_Kale64
Florence, Italy
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 June 2016

We found this lovely little place in the centre of Florence and are now regulars! inexpensive but good quality drinks and paninis! In the summer months you can sit outside and chat with the locals and will leave with change in your pocket! The owner will always make you laugh..great place

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Thank rachelfinch2016
Grafton, Australia
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4 reviews
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Looking for a quick beer at the end of an expensive day of leather shopping. Found piccolo vinaio on the edge of a small piazza. $2 big bots and people watching. Great place to preload......limited glasses so you may have to drink from the bottle. Enjoy.....

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Thank hamamybrennan
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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37 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Nice little panino place near the Uffizi. I really like the option to put a sauce on the sandwich, that doesn't happen everywhere. We even stopped b just for an afternoon glass of wine :) The proprietor was friendly and joking, and great about helping us practice our Italian pronunciation. If you need a quick bite, this place is worth... More 

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Thank Jen C
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2016

A cult persona, Giacomino makes the most fresh and delicious sandwiches around! Super cheap, of great quality, and pretty generous! The must go place after a full day stroll in the Uffizi Gallery

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Thank Maria K
Basildon, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2016

stumbled across this after leaving the Uffizi gallery and what a find generous food portions totally, fresh food and cheap. Two sandwiches and two beers 11 euro. In London we would have paid at least £20 and got half the portion size. You need to try one of these sandwiches

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$9
Cuisine
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 18:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Del Grano 10, 50122, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Uffizi
  • Neighbourhood: Uffizi
  • Phone Number: +39 347 674 0407

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Uffizi

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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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