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Mercato Centrale

Firenze, Toscana, Italy

While Mercato Centrale has now extended its reach to Rome, Milan, and Turin, it originally made its debut in the enchanting city of Florence. Originating as a platform to celebrate local, artisanal expertise, this market showcases some of Tuscany’s most exceptional culinary creations. From fresh truffles to meticulously raised pork, it’s a treasure trove for sourcing ingredients for your next meal. Alternatively, drop by for a delectable slice of pizza, a serving of pasta, or other delightful bites.

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09:00AM - 12:00AM


09:00AM - 12:00AM


09:00AM - 12:00AM


09:00AM - 12:00AM


09:00AM - 12:00AM


09:00AM - 12:00AM


09:00AM - 12:00AM

09:00AM - 12:00AM

Detailed Overview

The Mercato Centrale in Italy has a captivating history that echoes the country’s rich culinary heritage. Originating in 1874, this iconic market was established to create a central hub for food commerce in the heart of Florence. Housed within a historic building, the market’s architecture reflects the trends of its time. Over the years, the Mercato Centrale evolved, adapting to changing consumer preferences while preserving its traditional essence. Today, it stands as a beloved culinary destination where locals and tourists can immerse themselves in Italy’s gastronomic culture, savor a diverse array of gourmet offerings, and experience the enduring spirit of community and cuisine that defines this historic market.

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