Mercato Centrale, Florence

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Immerse your senses in the sights, sounds, and tastes of Mercato Centrale. Pick up everything you need--meat, fish, cheese, olives, pasta, bread, and wine--to make a delicious Tuscan meal. Most vendors will let you try samples of their products. If you get hungry, grab a panini from a stall or sit down in one of the market's eateries. A local favorite is panino con bollito, a boiled beef sandwich where the bread is dipped in the cooking broth and topped with salsa. Wash it down with some fresh iced tea. See Mercato Centrale and all Florence has to offer by arranging your trip with our Florence road trip planning app .
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  • As a Central Market, We were expecting a market with fresh produce and other foods. Instead, this was a food court style with many different stalls all with the "il mercado centrale" brand. I couldn't...  more »
  • Bustling markets with mainly fish meat & vegetable sellers on the ground floor. The Italian version of fast-food downstairs was DELICIOUS! Upstairs packed food court with lots of options,  more »
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