Mercato Centrale, Florence

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Immerse your senses in the sights, sounds, and tastes of Mercato Centrale. Pick up everything you need--meat, fish, cheese, olives, pasta, bread, and wine--to make a delicious Tuscan meal. Most vendors will let you try samples of their products. If you get hungry, grab a panini from a stall or sit down in one of the market's eateries. A local favorite is panino con bollito, a boiled beef sandwich where the bread is dipped in the cooking broth and topped with salsa. Wash it down with some fresh iced tea. See Mercato Centrale and all Florence has to offer by arranging your trip with our Florence road trip planning app .
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  • A buzzy place where you can get well fed at a decent price either up stairs or down. A little “grittier” downstairs but all good. I was expecting the wallet to take a bit of a battering here but that ...  more »
  • This is the central produce market in Florence. Outside are more general markets of especially leather goods etc. but inside all is produce. The recently opened has a great variety of quick (not Ameri...  more »
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