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La Carraia di via De' Benci

#34 of 213 Dessert in Florence
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Via De' Benci 24/R, 50122, Florence, Italy
+39 329 363 0069
11:00 - 01:00
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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

i don't think there is better ice cream then in this shop in Florence. My family and I love it......

Thank Jeyar W
London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Creamy, indulgent ice cream well worth trying if you're in the area, not too expensive either! I had the chocolate which was fantastic and my partner had chocolate orange which was subtle but still very good.

Thank Slines88
Wrexham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

As far as Ice-cream goes this place is amazing. We noticed this place on our first day walking to the hotel. There was a que out the door. Decided to try and can see why. Great range of flavours and delicious ice-cream. Had to go back every night to try a different flavour. Portion size was very generous and staff... More 

Thank aaronabymma
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This was the best gelato I've ever tried. The prices are incredibly cheap, one scoop for 1 euro. You will not be disappointed at all. Must try: coconut.

Thank Marisol197
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65 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Great collection of Gelato flavours ..... mouthwatering ..... make you look forward to visit again to treat yourself .....

Thank Hello0
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3 reviews
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Been here multiple time and they are super nice! They have so many flavor options and they are all amazing! The consistency is great as well as the price! Must go to this place for gelato!!

Thank Skyler S
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401 reviews
287 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 237 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We had the big 4 scoops tubs each and even by our standards the portions were huge, the gelato was overflowing. The big dilemma is deciding which flavours to opt for, whatever you choose I'm sure you won't be disappointed. The frozen yogurt with Nutella was awesome as was the cherry. We sat in to demolish our sweet delights and... More 

Thank BerkshireWomble
Lausanne, Switzerland
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63 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

I'm not a fan of ice cream but when La Carraia does it - it's sooooooo good! We just stopped by after an aperitivo at Gallery Art Bar on the same street (also recommended for aperitivo) and had two scoops ice cream each, the signor behind the ice-cream bar was very very friendly and made us happy! Thank youuu!

Thank PinarAky
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This is a MUST if you are going to Florence. On our first trip to Florence in June 2014, our tour guide took us here. We loved it. The following summer, my daughter and I hunted for it again (I had forgotten to bring the address). We found it and it was just as wonderful.

Thank Kendra W
Williamstown, New Jersey
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Creamy, delicious and amazingly creative flavors makes this one of my favorite gelato spots in Florence. (I taste tested a few). Also an exceptionally good value - just a couple euros gets you a cool, creamy, delicious cone of gelato that is just what this girl needed on a 96 degree day in Florence.

Thank sharirobyn

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 7
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via De' Benci 24/R, 50122, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Uffizi
  • Neighbourhood: Uffizi
  • Phone Number: +39 329 363 0069

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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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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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