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News Cafe

Via del Giglio, 59, Florence, Italy
+39 055 265 4310
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pastry” (7 reviews)
“great coffee” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Via del Giglio, 59, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Busy cafe full of locals, students and tourists giving a great atmosphere. Service is super friendly! We went for a late breakfast-around!11-so pastry selection was limited but what we had was great, and juice and cappuccino also good. Top coffee art! A great find among...More

Thank Jemma G
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Friendly barrista and great service! Best cappuccino in Florence. He drew us little pictures on our cappuccinos and was very friendly and welcoming! Great for quick breakfast and it was super cheap!!

Thank Morgan L
Reviewed 7 May 2017

My first stop in Firenze, after getting off the train from Rome, was this little cafe for breakfast. The Duomo art that was painted into the foam just blew me away. It was gorgeous, and the photos of it are a favorite souvenir from my...More

Thank Erika_F
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Just a fun place to grab a cappuccino since they do art in the foam. I requested the Duomo. See photo!!

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Hidden gem in the middle of Florence Italy. I will recommend this wonderful cafe to everyone that has the opportunity to visit Florence. Must try the Orange and Chocolate chip muffin very tasty! This makes the experience worth your while!

Thank kristking2
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This café was an absolute little gem! We ordered a cappuccino with some fresh paninis, the lovely barista created a fantastic little painting of the cathedral on the foam, and the food was clearly fresh and very flavourful, it was a great start to our...More

Thank Kristina K
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

This was a cool little coffee shop. Loved the decor and the coffee. The staff was also very friendly and made the coffee art when I asked for it. We would have come back more if our stay in Florence was longer.

Thank Ashley D
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

This is such a lovely place. I never had a bad experience there, having gone there at least once a week during my semester in Florence. Marco, the owner and one of the most charismatic people you'll meet, is so friendly and is the king...More

1  Thank Megan F
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I cannot even begin to tell you how much I love News Cafe. I studied abroad in Italy and lived right down the street from this coffee shop. Long story short I became best friends with the workers because I legit went here every single...More

1  Thank Jessie S
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Best cappuccino in town- and I've been taste testing quite a few of them! Favourite of tourists and locals alike!

Thank Cohort1617
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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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Buffet
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Giglio, 59, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > San Lorenzo
  • Neighbourhood: San Lorenzo
  • Phone Number: +39 055 265 4310
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