The Best Local Shopping Spots in Florence

The month’s salary burning in your pockets? Itching to get gifts for friends and family? Curious to find the very best stores, bookshops and markets in Florence? Is browsing your number one hobby? We understand, and so do our locals, who have their own favorite hidden gems, top picks for when nothing but a bit of window (or actual) shopping will do the trick. Check out their recommended local shops and never fall in a tourist trap again.

Panificio La Favola – Sicilian & gluten-free goods

Panificio La Favola – Sicilian & gluten-free goods

Image by Veronica Rodriguez

“Panificio La Favola”is a tiny Sicilian bakery that’s all about gluten-free bread and pastries. My favorites are the buckwheat croissant & tea cookies…

Full Article by Veronica Rodriguez

Piccola Farmacia Letteraria – A different bookshop

Piccola Farmacia Letteraria – A different bookshop

Image by Laura Scala

“Piccola Farmacia Letteraria” in Florence is a small bookshop run by Elena which everyone, including me, describes as special. Go there & then for a beer!

Full Article by Laura Scala

Procacci – Where tiny rhymes with tasty

Procacci – Where tiny rhymes with tasty

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“Procacci” Florence is where I go to when I want to have a small snack, just a nibble! Their most famous are the truffle sandwiches…

Full Article by Francesco Cipriani

Sdrucciolo de’ Pitti – A precious street

Sdrucciolo de’ Pitti – A precious street

Image by Laura Scala

“Sdrucciolo de’ Pitti” in Florence is a vintage street that has kept the neighborhood’s old-time attractiveness! Come discover its secrets…

Full Article by Laura Scala

Société Anonyme – Nordic style in Florence

Société Anonyme – Nordic style in Florence

Image by Lisa Hammarlund

“Société Anonyme” in Florence is a very nice and stylish clothing shop just a few minutes from the Dome. I would buy everything they have here if I could!

Full Article by Lisa Hammarlund

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