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News Cafe

Via del Giglio, 59, Florence, Italy
+39 055 265 4310
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pastry” (7 reviews)
“latte art” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Via del Giglio, 59, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

It is so difficult to compare delicious things. The only comment I can make is about the place and the very good capuccino. It is a very simple and cozy coffee shop. Not for upscale people. Nice environment for one of the things Italian people...More

Thank Vania S
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

After hearing many positive praises from fellow student abroad students, I went to News Cafe and was not disappointed. The staff is so friendly and make it feel like home. The food is very fresh and warm. The cappuccinos are also one of the best...More

Thank Alyssa C
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

We came here when I saw the photos of Marcos art work on the cappuccinos. Wow he's talented and makes a coffee as well. You must go while in Florence!

Thank golfergirl1942
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Service was unpleasant, unwelcoming and cold. The female server who was also the barista had a grumpy disposition and slammed our cups down as she served them. The coffee was not at all hot which would've been nice on a cold rainy evening and was...More

Thank macmercsam
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Really great, cool local bar in Florence. The owners, Marco and Marco, are fantastic and the cappuccinos get better and better each time. Also the little dog is such a fun addition!

Thank Ellie L
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Our go to cafe around the corner from our Airbnb. Friendly staff and fantastic espresso. The owner is a master at creating the Duomo on the top of cappuccinos...

Thank ackmag
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Interesting location in this cafe in the north of the city, but small glass of wine (or rather large glass without much wine in) was 7 euros, so not cheap compared to other, more upmarket places. Great location for people watching!

Thank HilaryGU25
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Last nigth we wanted to drink a glass of italian red wine. So with my friend, we just asked for 2 glasses. First, the waitress gave us an "aperitivo" which was not ordered. So we asked her to take back this tray. Secondly she did...More

1  Thank Emilie L
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Was disappointed wine was not great but €5 for a small glass got 500ml with dinner for €9 just round the corner from here.

Thank Matt E
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
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vast multi-floored building. Visitors are bound to
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Restaurant Details

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