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Decoration is good. Tiramisu was not good like we heard. Prices are different if you sit and use a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Korcianni
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Antalya, Turkey
Overpriced, tourist trap, not worth the visit.

This place is clearly trading on it's past reputation and sadly resting on it's laurels. Expect to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
fashionagent
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London, United Kingdom
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Dating back to 1773, this indoor and outdoor café is centrally located on a large busy square, making it a perfect spot to drink, have a bite to eat and do some people-watching.
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1via Roma, Florence, Italy
Duomo
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We should have known based on location it would not be a great experience. After touring Florence for a couple of hours we decided to take a break. It took almost 20 mins to even get acknowledged by a server after being seated. We were...More

Thank KLRags
Reviewed 6 days ago

Decoration is good. Tiramisu was not good like we heard. Prices are different if you sit and use a table really expensive. take away is better

Thank Korcianni
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved sitting here in the evening sipping on a cocktail watching the world wander by. Great ambience but definitely a bit pricey. Worth one though.

Thank mikegallaghers
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is clearly trading on it's past reputation and sadly resting on it's laurels. Expect to pay over the odds because of the location in the Piazza della Repubblica, but be aware, they are charging the same inflated price for both alcoholic and non-alcoholic...More

Thank fashionagent
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The location of the place is excelent - in the heart of Florence. They have a great tradition , a lot of trained staff, but somehow the service is slow. They just don't raise the service to their standards... The prices are higher then in...More

Thank CM_CLJ
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Its the best that Florence has to offer. Very nice pastries and drinks. But over priced to the top. You pay not for the quality of food and drinks but for the location and style. For posh people who like to see and be seen.

Thank ohad2209
Reviewed 27 July 2018

This place is famous, it has an historic relevance. Long story short: they do not need you and you are no-one compared to all the really famous people who had a drink here. Hence, do not expect to be treated like an emperor/empress just because...More

Thank Luigi_Fino
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Very rude, overpriced, very slow we’ll actually - no service at all unless you hail them down! We saw two couples leave and a lot of people complaining whilst we were there for the bad service. Don’t waste your time....

Thank Isobel R
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

I have never been in such an over priced, stuck up and ridiculously rude bar in my life. I appreciate that it has been a very hot week but the female waitress at this bar should get the stick out of her behind and perhaps...More

Thank loulee2005
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Strongly recommend coming here for a coffee. Good spot, good coffee, good crowd. Pastries were pretty good too

Thank Danail D
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