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Florence (40)

Vegetarian Restaurants: (25 Listings)

Crepapelle
Via Giampaolo Orsini 55/A ~ PH: 3385401580
Inexpensive-- Vegan, Italian, Juice bar, Salad bar, Beer/Wine, Take-out--- Additional Info: A colorful, informal vegan restaurant with crepes as the specialty. Other menu items are salads, croquettes, smoothies, juices. Has a full bar. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open Tue-Fri 12-3pm, 6-11pm, Sat 12-3pm, 6pm-1am, Sun 6-11pm, closed Mon.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Dolce Vegan
Via San Gallo, 92/r ~ PH: 0550195437
Inexpensive-- Vegan, Organic, Italian, Raw, Beer/Wine, Bakery--- Additional Info: An organic restaurant, now with an additional raw menu (Dec 2013). Also a shop and bakery with products that are vegan, organic, and support fair trade. Open Mon, Wed-Sun 12-3pm, 7pm-12am, closed August.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Panino Vegano
Via Maurizio Bufalini 19r/21r ~ PH: +393338359787
Inexpensive-- Vegan, Organic, International--- Additional Info: A restaurant that serves gluten-free sandwiches and makes homemade bread, burgers, veggie side dishes, cakes, desserts and fresh juices from organic fruits and vegetables. Menu is 100% organic and gluten-free. Open daily.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Brac Libreria di Arte Contemporanea
via dei Vagellai 18r ~ PH: +39-055-0944877
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, Italian, Juice bar--- Additional Info: This unique spot is a library, cafe and restaurant with vegan menu as well. Uses organic vegetable. Reservation suggested for Friday and Saturday nights. Has outdoor seating. Open Mon-Sun 10am-10pm.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Caffellatte
La latteria, Via Degli Alfani, 39/r Firenze ~ PH: +39-055-2478878
Moderate-- Ovo, Lacto, Organic, Italian--- Additional Info: Ristorante vegetariano. Small vegetarian restaurant cafe and latteria. Serves homestyle cooking. Brunch all day. Open hours sometimes changes, so call ahead. Open Mon-Sun 8am-8pm.-- Rating: 2.5 HappyCow(s)

Centro Ippico Toscano
Via de Vespucci, 5 ~ PH: 00393398953478
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Organic, Italian, Salad bar, Beer/Wine--- Additional Info: Vegetarian restaurant has an intimate and romantic atmosphere and is located inside a horse riding club in downtown Florence. Has vegan options. Child-friendly. Accessible both to members of the horse riding club and visitors; please call ahead to check availability. Has outdoor seating. Reservations required. Wheelchair accessible. Cash only. Open Sun-Mon 7-10pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Il Sedano Allegro
Via Farini 1/3 r (at 2 blocks from Ospedale Santa Maria Nuova) ~ PH: +39-055-2344020
Moderate-- Lacto, International, Italian, Beer/Wine--- Additional Info: Vegetarian restaurant established in 1990. Relaxed atmosphere on a quiet street. May have little or no vegan options. Has outdoor seating. Reservations required. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sat 7:30am-12am, Sun 7pm-12am.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Il Vegetariano
Via delle Ruote, 30 r ~ PH: +39-055-475030
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Italian, Beer/Wine, Take-out--- Additional Info: Ristorante vegetariano. Rome vegetarian restaurant where there are no waiters, you are served by the chef and seat yourself. Cozy atmosphere, limited seating. Cash only. Open Tue-Sun, closed August.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

La Raccolta
Via Giacomo Leopardi, 2r ~ PH: +39-055-2479068
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Ovo, Italian, Macrobiotic, Take-out--- Additional Info: Health food store and restaurant. Menu includes tofu, seitan, and vegetarian items. Open Mon-Sat 12.30-3.00.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Le Fate
Borgo Allegri 9 (at P zza S Croce) ~ PH: 0552638035
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Italian--- Additional Info: The menu is associated with astrology, so every Zodiac sign has a special dish, all refined vegan and vegetarian. Wi-fi and relaxing music. Reservations required. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Cash only. Open Tue -Sat 4pm-12am, Sun 12-10pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Miso di Riso
Borgo Degli Albizi 54 red (at Via Verdi) ~ PH: 0552654094
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Organic, Raw, International, Italian, Macrobiotic, Fast food, Beer/Wine, Take-out--- Additional Info: A 100% organic vegan and vegetarian restaurant, of which some dishes are also macrobiotic and/or raw. Serves breakfast, cakes, lunch, snacks, aperitifs, dinner and after dinner. Relaxing atmosphere with a lot of plants. Very quiet courtyard and a small organic shop with tea room. Some items for sale are organic products, plants, chairs, tables, lampshades, plates and cups. Exhibitions of contemporary art changes every two months. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Cash only. Open Mon-Sun 8:30am-11:30pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

5 e Cinque
Piazza della Passera, 1 ~ PH: 39-055-2741583
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, Italian, Beer/Wine, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. All organic ingredients. Menu changes daily. Plenty of options for vegans. Restaurant has only 5 tables so reservations are a good idea. Uses dairy products. Offers a wide array of vegan options on the menu. Reservations required. Open Tue-Sun 10am-10pm, closed Mon.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Acqua al 2
via Della Vigna Vecchia 40r ~ PH: 055284170
Moderate-- Ovo, Lacto, Italian, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Known for its assaggio di insalate (sample of salads). Call ahead to ask about the daily veg offerings. Reservations required. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sun 19,30-01.00.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Bio Bistrot
Via Filippo Pacini, 45-47 ~ PH: 055359704
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Italian, Organic, Beer, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Vegetarian and vegan friendly restaurant. Offers selection of in-house-made beers and beers from around the world. Open Mon-Fri 11am-11pm, Sat 7pm-11pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Chef Express
Florence train station ~ PH: 39059754711
Inexpensive-- Italian, Fast food, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Offers labelled "vegano" sandwich. -- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Cuculia
Via dei Serragli, 3R ~ PH: + 39-055-2776205
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Organic, Italian, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Offers a few vegetarian and vegan dishes. Good atmosphere. Accepts credit cards. Open Tue-Sun, closed Mon.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

Eby's
Via Dell'Oriuolo 5/r (at Borgo Pinti) ~ PH: 055-240027
Moderate-- Lacto, Mexican, Salad bar, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Vegan burrito available upon request - specify no dairy. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. -- Rating: 2 HappyCow(s)

Gli Stuzzichini del Corso
Via del Corso, 30 ~ PH: n/a
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Organic, Italian, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Cafe serving also vegan sandwiches with tofu or seitan and has vegan cakes. -- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Le Vespe Cafe
Via Ghibellina 76R (at Via de Pepi) ~ PH: 055-388-0062
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Italian, Western, Juice bar, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Offers several vegan choices such as house-made granola with fresh fruit and soy or rice milk, tofu scramble with roast potatoes and salad, rice spring rolls with marinated tempeh, steamed kale and shredded beets, sundried tomato sandwich with roasted red peppers and avocado. Has outdoor seating. Wheelchair accessible. Cash only. Open Mon-Fri 8:30am-7pm, Sat-Sun 11am-5pm.-- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

lovelife - Centro
Via dell'Oriuolo 26r ~ PH: +39-0552638027
Inexpensive-- Lacto, Italian, Salad bar, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Offers fresh juices, fruit smoothies, milkshakes, soups, bagels, salads with spelt, couscous, basmati, or brown rice salads, plus a salad bar to build-your-own salad. Jazz music played in the background. Free wifi and book exchange shelf. Wheelchair accessible. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Fri 8:30am-7:30pm, Sat 12-6:30pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

lovelife - Novoli
Piazza Spadolini 6 ~ PH: +39-0552638027
Inexpensive-- Lacto, Italian, Salad bar, Take-out, Delivery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Offers fresh juices, fruit smoothies, milkshakes, soups, bagels, salads with spelt, couscous, basmati, or brown rice salads, plus a salad bar to build-your-own salad. Jazz music played in the background. Free wifi and book exchange shelf. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Fri 9:30am-6pm.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Pugi
Via Giampaolo Orsini, 65r ~ PH: 055-689763
Inexpensive-- Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Italian, Beer/Wine, Bakery, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Opened since 1925, a typical Italian bakery/cafe offers two menu items marked specifically 100% vegan: A salad and a tangier (a veggie burger). Understands what vegan means. Has outdoor seating. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sat 8:30am-7:45pm, closed Sun.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Ruths
Via Luigi Carlo Farini 2a (at Jewish quarter of town) ~ PH: +39-055-2480888
Moderate-- Lacto, Middle Eastern, Israeli, Kosher, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Menu is lacto-vegetarian except for fish meat. Will accommodate vegans upon request. English spoken. Open Sun-Thur 12:30-2:30pm, 7:30-10pm, Fri 12:30-2:30pm, Sat 7:30-10pm.-- Rating: 3.5 HappyCow(s)

Toscana Biologica
Via Giovan Battista Foggini 22 ~ PH: 0557322620
Moderate-- Vegan-friendly, Lacto, Organic, Macrobiotic, Salad bar, Beer/Wine, Take-out, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Serves 100% organic food. Serves sandwiches, coffee and more. Uses mostly local sources, with a few exceptions of fair trade products and organic food from Sicily. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Fri 9:30am-8pm, Sat 9:30am-7pm, closed Sun.-- Rating: Not rated yet

Vivanda
Via Santa Monaca 7/r (at /between Piazza Santo Spirito and Piazza del Carmine) ~ PH: 055-2381208
Moderate-- Ovo, Lacto, Organic, Italian, Take-out, Delivery, Catering, Non-veg--- Additional Info: Serves meat, veg options available. Focus is on organic and biodynamic grown local farm produce. Features Tuscan organic wine. Has wi-fi. Reservations required. Accepts credit cards. Open Mon-Sun lunch and dinner.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)


Health Food Stores, Vegan Shops, Vegan Bakeries, Vegetarian B&Bs, Veg Catering, Veg*n Organizations: (15 Listings)

Ananda Samgham
Borgo Pinti, 91 r ~ PH: +39-0552341243
Organic health food shop. Stocks seasonal organic fruits and vegetables, wood-fired bread, herbal and natural cosmetics. Open Mon-Sat 9am-8:30pm.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

De Herbore
Via del Proconsolo 43r, 50122 (at Via del Corso) ~ PH: +39-055-211706
An Italian "erboristeria macrobiotica dietetica" that is more of a macrobiotic pharmacy than a typical health-food store: herbal, organic cosmetics, vitamins, supplements, a decent selection of organic foods including produce, tofu, seitan. Closed for most of August. -- Rating: 3 HappyCow(s)

Il Fiore di Zucca
Via dell'Erta Canina 1 Red ~ PH: 055-234-2449
A small shop selling local products, unpackaged and organic with plenty of vegan items. Open Mon-Sat 9am-9:30pm, closed Sun.-- Rating: 4 HappyCow(s)

NaturaSi
Via Masaccio, 88/90 ~ PH: 055-2001068
Small organic market. Has vegan and gluten free selections, including vegan chocolate hazelnut spread, non-dairy milk varieties, and other organic grocery. -- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Un Punto Macrobiotico
Via Bartolini 2/R ~ PH: 0552346975
Carries organic fruits and vegetables. Has a veg-friendly restaurant located across the river at Piazza T. Tasso 3/R under the same name. Must be a member of the "circle" to be able to eat there, which costs 5€ and is valid for one year. You can use this membership in other restaurants around the country. Previously located on Via Dei Pilastri. Cash only. -- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

GreenLife Concept Store
Via del Giglio 27 Rosso ~ PH: 800172515
Temporary pop-up vegan shop selling recycled, eco sustainable clothing, shoes, and accessories. Hosts Friday evening presentation of new products, emerging artists and artisans from 18:00-22:00 with complimentary bio-vegan appetizers. Open Mon-Sun 10:00-21:30.-- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Save
Via dei Pilastri 7A Rosso ~ PH: +39-338-4333958
A vegan shop selling different brands of shoes, bags, belts, wallets and purses, 100% cruelty free. Owner pays particular attention to eco-friendly processes and innovative materials. Open Tue-Sat 10:30am-7pm, closed Sun-Mon.-- Rating: 2 HappyCow(s)

Aramis
Via Nazionale, 22 ~ PH: +39055283698
B and B near Santa Maria Novella railway station. Organic vegan breakfast available upon reservation. -- Rating: Not rated yet

Bio BnB Villa Medicea Lappeggi
Via di Lappeggi 26, Bagno a Ripoli ~ PH: +39-055643166, +39-3332677857
Located in Bagno a Ripoli, outside of Florence. Provides a guest suite with its own entryway and private bathroom, wi-fi, mini bar, kettle for hot drinks, courtesy kit with natural soaps, eco-friendly cleanser dispenser, and a comfortable living room. Private parking area and a place to relax in the garden. Handmade organic breakfast; vegan and gluten-free upon request. -- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Progetto Vivere Vegan ONLUS
via di Montisoni, 37, Bagno a Ripoli ~ PH: 055-620262
Florence vegan association. -- Rating: Not rated yet

Festival del Gelato
Via del Corso, 75r ~ PH: 39-055294386
Gelateria offering also vegan gelato flavors made from rice milk as well a few from soymilk. -- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Gelateria Dei Neri
Via dei Neri, 22 ~ PH: +39055210034
Gelateria with large selection of vegan flavors, including dark chocolate, soy-hazelnut, soy-based creams, and fruit flavors. -- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

Grom
Via del Campanile ~ PH: +39055216158
Organic dairy gelateria chain. Has a few vegan flavors, clearly labelled. -- Rating: 2.5 HappyCow(s)

il Gelato Di Filo
Via S Miniato 5R (at San Niccolo) ~ PH: 0552480617
Gelato shop serving both dairy and vegan gelato. Vegan gelato is water-based, including a decadent chocolate gelato. Close to Piazza Michaelangelo. -- Rating: 5 HappyCow(s)

Perche No
Via dei Tavolini, 19 ~ PH: +390552398969
Historic gelateria in Florence downtown. Also offering soy and rice milk based gelato, as well as fruit and chocolate sorbet. Open Wed-Mon 12-8pm, closed Tue.-- Rating: 4.5 HappyCow(s)

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