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Florence Shop's Guide

ANDREINI

ANDREINI

Handed through the generations, Andreini, the stone and terra cotta shop takes you back into the past. Come to Borgo degli Albizi, 63/r, and visit a unique store where you will find the noble family of Altoviti who had actually manufactured the brick...

ANTICA COLTELLERIA FIORENTINA

ANTICA COLTELLERIA FIORENTINA

Walk into the Antica Coltelleria Fiorentina and experience the ambience of the early 19th century. Founded in 1932, this shop was established by Ugo Naldini, who was the son of a knife sharpener from Impruneta. Specializing in the trade of sharpening...

ANTICA MESCITA S. NICCOLO

ANTICA MESCITA S. NICCOLO

Via S. Niccolò, 60/r - Tel: +39 055 2342836 Come on in and toast the spirit of Florence's famous wine and warm the cockles of your heart with traditional dishes at the Antica Mescita S. Niccolo. Originally a tax station for Ch...

ANTICHITA' G. BARTOLOZZI

ANTICHITA' G. BARTOLOZZI

Wrap the tapestry of the ancient ages around you at the Antichita' G. Bartolozzi. Visit this unique shop that gives you historic, artistic and archaeological objets d'art, artistic pottery, tapestries, historic sculptures and paintings and antique fu...

ARTPELL COKE

ARTPELL COKE

Walk down Via dei Neri, 25/r, into the illustrious Artpell Coke which was situated on the main street before. Let your fingers run over finely crafted leather goods, beautifully finished luggage and hand bags that were imaginatively named, like, 'dil...

BARTOLINI

BARTOLINI

Can you hear the true ring of original china as you walk into Bartolini on Via dei Servi, 24-28/r? Established in 1921 by Dino Bartolini in a lovely 16th century building which was owned by the Cassa di Risparmio di Firenze, the building has been ret...

BINI FORME PER CAPELLI

BINI FORME PER CAPELLI

Quaint yet original, Bini Forme Per Capelli was a rare and unique company formed in 1887. Specializing in wooden models or forms for hats, this special shop was located near the Mercato Vecchio or the old market. During the course of time the old are...

BONGINI

BONGINI

Do you have a penchant for carved and gilded antiques? Then, the Bongini on Borgo S. Jacop, 70/r, is the place for you. Started by Rolando Cafissi in 1948, this difficult to find oval-shaped property belonged as the Sacristy near the Church of S. Jac...

BRONZISTA BALDINI

BRONZISTA BALDINI

Did you spy a gleam from Via Palazzuolo, 101/r? Then it is definitely from the Bronzista Baldini. Established as far back as 1920 by Ubaldo Baldini, this lovely crafts shop has been specializing in brass and bronze work. With detailed and careful mai...

ANTICA TRATTORIA ANGIOLINO

ANTICA TRATTORIA ANGIOLINO

"Since 1899, respecting the past tasting the present", has been the motto of Antica Trattoria Angiolino on Via Guelfa, 138/r. In the late spring of 1899, Rodolfo Dei started this quaint trattoria in the Santa Novella area. Known for its who...

ARMERIA BULLI

ARMERIA BULLI

 Aim for your target at the Armeria Bull on Via Porta Rossa, 9/r. As one of the oldest weapons store, the Armeria Bull was begun by Guiseppe Bulli in 1886. Then in 1930 the shop was bought by Guiseppe Bonelli whose son who is the present owner. ...

BAR LATTERIA LAMBERTESCA

BAR LATTERIA LAMBERTESCA

Come on in and have a wonderful hot traditional Tuscan breakfast at the Bar Latteria Lambertesca on Via Lambertesca 6/r. Begun in 1947, the Lambertesca dairy sold only milk and milk products delivered by means of an old tricycle to the houses of resi...

BAR TABACCHI LA POSTA

BAR TABACCHI LA POSTA

Warm and cosy with the aroma of tobacco clinging to the atmosphere, the Bar Tabacchi la Posta has changed but still has the same ambience. Situated on Via Pellicceria on 24/r, the shop was structured and in business from 1900 in front of the Doney re...

BARTOLOZZI E MAIOLI

BARTOLOZZI E MAIOLI

Enter the awesome museum workshop of the Bartolozzi e Maioli on Via Maggio, 13/r-Via dei Vellutini, 5/r. Since the year 1938, this amazing crafts shop has been located in the memorable district of the Oltarno. The warehouse on Via dei Vellutini, 5/r ...

BILANCE CARRETTI

BILANCE CARRETTI

Come and view a fusion of traditional and new professional equipment that still retains its old world charm yet graciously makes way for newer trends. Bilance Caretti or the House of the Balance was started in 1870 by Cornelio Carretti which dealt wi...

BIZZARRI

BIZZARRI

Touch up your family portrait with innovative materials. Bizzarri was started in 1842 by Bizzarri on Via Condotta, 32/r. It was first begun in Piazza Signoria where the Banco Ambrosiano has taken its place now. As a family business, Bizzarri was move...

BORGHERESI LEONARDO

BORGHERESI LEONARDO

If you are a lover of antique furniture, you will definitely want to visit the Borgheresi Leonardo on Via del Leone, 33/r. Structured in the beginning of the 20th century as a quaint, small carpenter's workshop, this incredible humble yet prestigious...

BROVELLI

BROVELLI

Come and buy useful accessories to supplement the needs of modern life. Established by Vittorio Brovelli in 1887 on Via Pietrapiana, 48/r, the Brovelli at first sold and repaired umbrellas. Later he expanded the business to include the trade of acces...

MARIO BUCCELLATI

MARIO BUCCELLATI

Shop in elegant surroundings and give yourself a fashionable lifestyle. The Mario Bucchellati was started in Milan in 1919. The branch shop in Florence was opened in 1929 with products manufactured and designed with originality known as 'Stile Buccel...

ANTICA OCCHIALERIA

ANTICA OCCHIALERIA

Add on another fashion accessory that will enhance your lifestyle. The Antica Occhialerai on Via San Gallo, 130/r, is fitted out with 19th century décor and furnishings. Though it was registered in 1981, the company was revived 15 years ago. U...

ANTICHITA' CHELINI

ANTICHITA' CHELINI

Walk into an aesthetic building and admire the Antichita' Chellini on Via Maggio, 28/a. Started in 1963, the Galleria Antiquaria Chelini has been housed in Palazzo Peruzzi which was earlier the Palazzo Pannocchieschi D'Elci. Specializing in products ...

BOTTICELLI

BOTTICELLI

History invites you to Botticelli on Via Maggio, 47/r. Originally the store was structured at Via Maggio, 40/r, but the owners faced eviction and moved to No. 47/r. Eleonora and Bruno Botticelli passionately remodeled and renovated the shop and caref...

FARMACIA AL PONTE VECCHIO

FARMACIA AL PONTE VECCHIO

Come to a place where history heals. The Farmacia al Ponte Vecchio in Florence was established in 1783. But after a mine explosion planted by the Germans, this historical pharmacy was completely damaged. After the World War II, though the original dÃ...

GALARDI

GALARDI

Admire an artistic, innovative and versatile workshop on Via Stazione delle Cascine. Begun in 1950 in the district of 'Cure', the Galardi moved to Peretola on the outskirts of Florence in 1961. Handed down the generations, the business has been chann...

ISOR LAVORAZIONE ASTUCCI

ISOR LAVORAZIONE ASTUCCI

Stand and look at the lovely window displays at Isor Lavorazione Astucci on Via Lambertesca, 11-13/r. As an old company making watch hands, the entire structure was turned into a workshop that made old modeled boxes and window displays for jewelers. ...

LA FONTE DEI DOLCI

LA FONTE DEI DOLCI

Sweets to the sweet, is a treat for the people with a sweet tooth. According to this sweet tradition, La Fonte dei Dolci on Via Nazionale, 120-122/r, is a paradise for sweet lovers and lovers who are about to get married. The Fountain of Sweets which...

Libri e Stampe d'Arte

Libri e Stampe d'Arte

Come and view the past at a treasured destination. The Libre Stampe d'Arte on Borgo S. Jacopo, 68/r, is situated in the old tower of Cecco Angiolieri. Restored and re-restored over a period of time, the bookstore is owned by Orlando Cerdini. His daug...

LIUTAIO

LIUTAIO

Can you hear the heavenly music? Magical, musical, mesmerizing, describes the Liutaio on Via dei Leoni, 4/r. Though quite new, this quaint yet small store has a fascinating atmosphere which resounds with sweet notes from the instruments repaired by J...

LUZZETTI ANTICHITA

LUZZETTI ANTICHITA

Browse amongst an ancient ambience. Started in 1959 on the well-known Via Montenapoleone in Milan, the Luzzzetti Antichita' was shifted to Florence in 1982. Now Luzzetti Antichita' has been housed in the old Angiolieri Tower which was built in 1208. ...