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Caffe dei Fossi

Via Dei Fossi 65r, Florence, Italy
+39 055 975 5200
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (11 reviews)
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
“gelato” (8 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Via Dei Fossi 65r, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

This cafe was perfect for us on our trip! We ate breakfast there and on the way back we stopped by for gelato. The food is on the cheaper side and the gelato too! Just a ten minute walk farther the prices sky rocket. The...More

Thank Jes M
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

The icecream is very good and delicious, but i've got the half for 5euros (4 little cubes),then my bride who speaks perfect italian and looks like italian (lived here for many years) for 2,5euros. Its a little bit funny, but not correct .

Thank zolt_nistv_ng
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Enjoyed a quick delicious breakfast croissant here with a perfect cafe late. Friendly staff and good prices!

Thank Peonies2014
Reviewed 26 October 2016

The owner is a typical Italian young guy. A bit lazy but with great charme. The place is always busy. I ate only ice cream there and I am happy that I don't live here! I couldn't resist much not to buy every day "my"...More

Thank Tamara4513
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Corner little gelato place in the beautiful streets of florence! Stopped in for some dessert. The guy was super nice and funny. Had the cookie gelato and it was amazing! Big portions of gelato and amazing!

Thank JorgePKA
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We were staying in the Hotel next door and had arrived a little early at lunchtime so we popped in here for a bite to eat. The lady behind the counter was very friendly and helpful and she asked if I wanted my baguette warming....More

Thank emtrey
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Pixar a bit dry. The ice creams were nice. I would go there on the first night if you don't have time to go elsewhere

Thank Harriet W
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

On Sunday 21/08/16 16:20 Hs. we received the most rude attention ever. The young guy working on the cafeteria was incredibly arrogant and disrespectful. If you don't know how to do your job I suggest you to find another one.I Can't believe that you have...More

Thank Leo B
Reviewed 24 July 2016

This local cafe is run by a young couple and two fabulous assistants who are happy to serve you with a personal greeting and a warm smile whatever the time or length of their shift. The owner makes the best pizzas and sandwiches, the brioche...More

Thank mbapartnership
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Good coffee, really cheap and the best cannoli's ever! seriously a must try and there is a Nutella flavour.

Thank Ahlam Y
Santa Maria Novella
Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the
majority of the people arriving in Florence, which
might explain the hectic pace. Commuters and tourists
come across the constant hustle and bustle of the
station before exiting, taking a few steps and
stopping amazed in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella. It
is impossible not to admire the the square, housing
one of the most charming basilicas in Florence. The
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Dei Fossi 65r, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Santa Maria Novella
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Maria Novella
  • Phone Number: +39 055 975 5200
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