The most beautiful terraces of Florence where to have an aperitif
The unmissable skylines in the city to sip a cocktail at sunset
Summer is here and Florence is getting ready to become the capital of beauty. For an aperitif on the top discover these terraces: fascinating places en plein air (strictly free entrance or by reservation) where you can enjoy your aperitif at sunset surrounded by a view of Stendhal Syndrome.
La Terrazza Rooftop Bar - Hotel Continentale
Lungarno degli Acciaiuoli, 2r,
ph. 055 2726 5987 - 342 1234710
La Terrazza is located on top of the medieval Tower of the Consorti, on the top floor of the Hotel Continentale in Florence and is surrounded by masterpieces such as Brunelleschi's Dome, Giotto's Bell Tower and the Ponte Vecchio. Its private, contemporary and absolutely elegant space will allow you to make an unforgettable toast at sunset.
Terrace of Se.sto on Arno
Piazza Ognissanti, 3
ph. 055 27151
One warning: the risk is to fall into a dangerous and disarming Stendhal syndrome. The tables are placed outside, allowing you to eat in front of the extraordinary view of Florence. The service offered is active, with continuous hours, from 12.00 to 22.00. A piece of advice? Choose table 41, with its magnificent view of the Arno right in front of the Duomo, it will make your day unforgettable. Reservation is required
B-Roof - Grand Hotel Baglioni
Piazza dell'Unità Italiana, 6
ph: 055 23580
Grand opening on May 19th for B-Roof, stage of an incomparable roof garden where the most chic aperitif in town comes to life. At your return you will find not only a new restaurant menu, with more refined and refined dishes, and a new bar menu, with cocktails created by the experience and imagination of our barmen, but also the complete renovation of the panoramic dining room. From the terrace of San Miniato it will seem to be on the dome of Santa Maria del Fiore while from the side pergola you will enjoy the scents of American vines and flowers over the rooftops of Florence.
Angel Roofbar & Dining - Hotel Calimala
Via Calimala, 2
Angel Roofbar & Dining blends into the blue Florentine sky. The cuisine is refined and attentive to the exemplary harmony of flavors; the ingredients speak of travels around the world. Bite after bite, you'll also feast your eyes on the countless glimpses of an unknown Florence. The terrace is open from Wednesday to Sunday from 18 to 24 and will be accessible only by reservation for both aperitif and dinner. The aperitif
has no fixed cost, but is ''a la carte'' giving the freedom to guests to enjoy the possibility of choosing between all the tapas coming from different international cuisines, especially the Israeli one.
Divina Terrazza - Grand Hotel Cavour
Via del Proconsolo, 3
ph: 055 266271
Reached the sixth floor and crossed the exit you will feel overwhelmed by a surge of emotion aroused by the beautiful panoramic view. The glance is overwhelming ... pure beauty. A skyline where you can touch the dome of Santa Maria del Fiore is the unique setting for La Divina Terrazza which offers an American bar in the heart of the city where, every day, the most innovative cocktails and the best wine labels are served.
Aperitifs every day, from 17.30 to 23, 30 seats available, reservation required.
Picteau Bistrot & Cocktail Bar
Borgo S. Jacopo, 14
ph: 055 2726 4997
Picteau is a refined Florentine lounge, which will make special your aperitif thanks to its spectacular view of the Ponte Vecchio and the Arno river. An advice? Order a Vintage Negroni, a precious negroni created with original spirits of the 50s! Reservation required.
Empireo Rooftop Bar - Hotel Plaza Lucchesi
Lungarno della Zecca Vecchia, 38
ph: 055 26236
Since its opening, Empireo has made the guests of Hotel Plaza Lucchesi and Florentines discover a new and breathtaking view of the city. Sipping a drink by the pool while admiring the Duomo; enjoying that sunset takes your breath away from the beauty. This is the experience you live at the Empireo. The Empireo is open from 12 to 22. From 19.30 access is also allowed to outsiders by appointment.
Lungarno della Zecca Vecchia, 38. Ph. 055 26 236.
ToscaNino in Rinascente Florence
Piazza della Repubblica, 4
ph: 055 493 3468
A breathtaking view over the rooftops of Florence, where you can enjoy a taste experience at 360 ° throughout the day: from opening until midnight, enjoying drinks and sweet or savory dishes depending on your appetite and the time of day. Cafeteria in the morning and in the afternoon, the terrace turns into a restaurant at lunch and dinner. Tables can be reserved for lunch and dinner, from the beginning of the summer season. The restaurant is open every day from 10am to 10pm.
Loggia Roof Bar - Palazzo Guadagni
Piazza Santo Spirito, 9
ph: 055 265 8376
The Loggia, a beautiful rooftop terrace, is the pride of the Hotel Palazzo Guadagni. This wonderful rooftop, located on the top floor of Palazzo Guadagni, overlooks the square and the Basilica of Santo Spirito and offers unique views of the city and the surrounding hills. The romantic and relaxing atmosphere of the Loggia Roof Bar is ideal for an aperitif while admiring the sunset over the red rooftops of Florence. In fact, its splendid panoramic terrace offers an idyllic view of the city and surrounding hills. With as many as 40 seats available, you can enjoy your aperitif every day from 15.00 to 22.00.
Caffè del Verone - Museum of the Innocents
Piazza della Santissima Annunziata, 13
ph: 345 167 8267
We are in the museum that is part of the longest-running and best-known charitable institution in Florence. After the second floor, where the Gallery is located with works by Botticelli, Ghirlandaio, Piero di Cosimo, Neri di Bicci and della Robbia, you enter the 15th century terrace and its cafeteria, the Caffè del Verone. Open to all, every day from 10am to 8pm, it is a flexible and transparent structure in glass and wood that blends beautifully with the ancient open loggia. Opening hours 10am-8pm, maximum capacity 50 people.