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News Cafe

Via del Giglio, 59, Florence, Italy
+39 055 265 4310
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pastry” (7 reviews)
“panini” (2 reviews)
“coffee art” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Via del Giglio, 59, Florence, Italy
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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
Reviewed 26 November 2016

This is a popular coffee place for locals. The very affordable cappuccinos are excellent, although you need to specifically ask for the fabulous cocoa drawings of local florentine sights on top!

Thank 13AnnD13
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I had breakfast today in News Cafè. Its really nice with positive vibes. The person making the cappuccino is very nice and welcoming. I said I want the Duomo picture on my cappuccino and he smiled and did it professionally. Definitely going back. Even the...More

Thank Maryam M
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vast multi-floored building. Visitors are bound to
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, 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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