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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 2 days ago

Sort carefully through the genuine - and not so genuine - bargains. There are lovely leather goods at really low prices but it helps to know your product. Go at the end of trading, with cash, and bargain for a good price.

Thank prmay1945
Reviewed 3 days ago

What a brilliant place to buy leather goods and soak up the atmosphere in Florence - of course, we couldn't leave without a handbag and a bit of haggling! Later, we returned to the indoor market to eat lunch. Fantastic choice, we ate well and...More

2  Thank BerylMerlin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food market, lots of local produce downstairs, great choice of food venues upstairs. Really nice atmosphere both lunch times and evenings. Would definitely recommend.

Thank karencolder1964
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Famous, bustling indoor/outdoor market of stalls selling local art, leather goods, regional foods and souvenirs.

Thank amar_globetrotter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you come home from Florence without leather, did you really go? But seriously if you enjoy a good leather belt or hand bag you can get a pretty great deal. It's fun to custom pick the leather, the stitching, the buckle, etc.

1  Thank Destination259072
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To be fair this was just round the corner from our hotel but it was endlessly fascinating. The goods are generally great quality though that's mixed in with lower quality stuff. The stall holders are a bit pushy as always in this kind of place...More

Thank happytravellady
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got some excellent pasta (Pici), cheese (Parmegiano Reggiano), spices and white truffle oil among a host of items that we did a splendid dinner later after the vacation. The prices are slightly higher than regular markets (this market is on the tourist track) but...More

1  Thank Archan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great way to spend a morning hour or two eating and looking at all the fantastic local produce Plenty of free tastings also.

1  Thank David F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Regular market,in the reviews I read about,it was said that this market is a must visit,iconic market..well what I can say....no doubts it holds a lot of history ,but in real it’s just any regular old market ,nothing special about,if you have extra time in...More

1  Thank Olga A
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Great place to eat, delicious food, fair prices, nice ambiance. 100% recommended, I would definitely come back.

Thank Mayra L
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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.