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This is the largest and most popular of the street markets in Florence, where you can get some of the best shoe bargains in town.
Piazza San Lorenzo, Florence, Italy
San Lorenzo
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place, between the Duomo and the Ponte Vecchio, has been an open air market for hundreds of years. It sells mainly leather goods. Giovanni Medici, the founder of the great Medici family, made his fortune from this market, lending money. It's in the heart...More

Thank 503dr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of leather stalls and shops. Sportswear clothing and lots of leather, suede, snakeskins belts, every skin you can think of. You can barter the owners down to get a good price. There is an indoor food mall with various drink and food bars. There...More

Thank lorraineJLondon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely market where you can sample plenty of food and drink lots to look at . Worth a visit if your passing

Thank michellep107
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The San Lorenzo market address all your needs in Florence. Staying self catering - you can but everything fresh here, fruit, vegetables and a truly superb range of meats, seafood and cheeses. Want anew bag or souvenir - the range here is amazing.

Thank AlanC2066
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to San Lorenzo market in the 1980s and it was wonderful, now the quality has generally dropped and I don't think all products are made in Italy or of florentine leather .... don't believe what these stall vendors tell you. Do your...More

Thank mara m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place for a visit. Lots of leather products and al kinds of other souvenirs for nice prices. A market with the ‘mother shops’ in the streets of the market. Offer for your goods!

Thank 964gerardush
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this market and visit every time I am in Firenze. Great selection of purses, belts, wallets, ties, scarfs and other items. I enjoy bartering with the vendors for a better price, and I think they like it too!

Thank Krazykat26
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Until 3 in the afternoon, the ground level of this market (like many European urban markets) teems with sellers of all sorts of footstuffs; and the surrounding area is full of street merchants offering leather goods, souvenirs. But for us the reason to so, 8...More

1  Thank Peter S
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Large market with good selection of various leather products. The downside is that you can find exactly the same products in loads of stalls, so it becomes a bit repetitive after a while

1  Thank Vidar F
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Went to quite a few markets in Florence , I think I would pick central markets over Lorenzo ...price at central Better and the vendors more friendly...and the food is good for lunch stop after shopping

Thank Trudi F
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San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo’s lively merchants shout out from behind
stalls with an array of products in one of the most
traditional neighborhoods in Florence. Different
ethnic groups join together in the large outdoor
market of San Lorenzo and in the Central Market, a
vast multi-floored building. Visitors are bound to
fall in love with this area and in particular, with
its variety of food, especially those focusing on
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27 March 2018|
Response from davalogy78 |
Its just a short walking distance away. Suggest either google map or ask around... Not hard to find at all.