We hope that everyone reading this is ready to take a deep dive into the best places to eat breakfast in Florence. Our only real goal is to help you find the right meal to kick start your day.
The best all-around brunch and breakfast restaurants in Florence will be where we begin. We know that many of you will be trying to find delicious eggs, omelets, waffles, pancakes, cinnamon rolls, sandwiches, wraps, bacon, sausage, or more and the spots on that list will have what you are after.
Up next we will get into healthy vegan and vegetarian breakfast options in your area. Our next few subjects are pretty similar with local bakeries, donut, and bagel shops.
Drinks will be our next focus as cafes to get your coffee as well as some more healthy options like smoothies and juice bars get a mention. All day breakfast restaurants near you will wrap this up because we know that the morning hours are not the only time to indulge, and we will try to mention any brunch buffets throughout the post when applicable.
Towards the conclusion you will find a map with every place we mention pinned on it, and anyone that wants to check out our other posts on this area of the world is welcome to do so right there.
Best Florence Breakfast & Brunch Restaurants
You will have a good chance of finding the best bacon, eggs, waffles, pancakes, omelets, and more if you eat at the best Florence breakfast and brunch restaurants:
- Le Vespe Cafè at Via Ghibellina, 76
- Caffè Rosanò at Via S. Gallo, 29R
- Nu Ovo Lovely Eggsperience at Via del Proconsolo, 3
Le Vespe specializes in nutritious Canadian breakfast and lunch comfort meals. Their brunch menu includes classics like eggs Benedict, delectable wraps, gourmet sandwiches and soups, and even pancakes, gluten free and vegan cookies, and sweets.
You can visit them from 10am to 3pm every day of the week except Tuesday when they are closed. Local breakfast, lunch, and a pleasant coffee break are all available at Caffè Rosanò.
Vegan & Vegetarian Breakfasts
Have your first meal at one of these healthy vegan or vegetarian breakfast spots if you want to live your best life:
- Raw Vegan Firenze at Via Sant’Agostino, 11R
- Il Vegetariano at Via delle Ruote, 30 r
- PappaGioia at Via del Ponte Rosso, 57r
- Giumella Gastronomia Vegana at Via Lorenzo di Credi, 12
Open at 11 am from Tuesday to Sunday Raw Vegan Firenze serves healthy breakfast bowls near you along with superfood salads and inventive raw cuisine.
Donuts Shops In Florence
If you know of any great donut shops in your area please tell us in the comments, we were sad to hear that Donby recently closed or they surely would have been given a shout out.
Local Bagel Shops
Expect to find a wide variety of bagels and probably even some breakfast sandwiches at:
- Sugar & Spice Bakery at Borgo la Croce, 15R
- Mama’s Bakery at Via della Chiesa, 34R
- La Milkeria at Borgo degli Albizi, 85r/87r
Bagels are available at Sugar & Spice Bakery with toppings such as poppy seed, sesame seed, everything, garlic, onion, and plain. Blueberry, raisin, and cinnamon sweet bagels are prepared to order.
Mama’s Bakery and La Milkeria are bakeries that are also known to make great bagels near you.
There are lots of bakeries around town that have good early morning options:
- Leonardo at Via dei Macci, 65
- Vecchio Forno at Via Guelfa, 32
- Fugi at Piazza San Marco, 9 B
- Bar Pasticceria Piccioli at Borgo Ognissanti, 118r
- S.forno at Via Santa Monaca, 3r
Leonardo and Vecchio Forno opens early for local breakfast at 7:30am Monday to Saturday. Fugi offers a catering service, event organizing, and cake design in addition to making baked goods, traditional sweets, pizza, and schiacciata starting at 7:45am Monday through Saturday.
Cafes In Your Area
Kick your day off with a caffeine blast at one of these cafes:
- Mò Sì Caffetteria Alla Vecchia Maniera at Via Nazionale, 106
- Cafe degli Artigiani at Via dello Sprone, 16r
- Caffe Concerto Paszkowski at Piazza della Repubblica, 6
- Le Murate at Piazza delle Murate
- Shake Café at Via del Corso, 28
Caffe Concerto Paszkowski serves coffee, sandwiches, and beverages that you can enjoy on a shaded terrace. Le Murate serves Italian meals and beverages in an ancient jail’s hip, laid-back setting with patio seating.
In a buzzy spot with paper plants and flowers on the walls Shake is a café that serves breakfast in Florence along with salads, sandwiches, and smoothies.
Smoothies & Juice Bars
Wraps, sandwiches, bowls, and other healthy food for your morning should also be available at these smoothie and juice bars:
Every day starting at 8:30am Base V Juicery serves avocado toast, hummus, pees, fruit salads, cakes, coffee, and more. Rooster Cafe Firenze is a local brunch spot that serves American comfort cuisine including burgers and a popular Sunday brunch that opens at 9am Tuesday to Sunday.
All Day Breakfast Restaurants
Rooster Café and Le Vespe Cafè from our other lists serve all day breakfast near you. Just in case you were interested we have also written about:
- Our Favorite Breakfast Spots in Venice
- Our Favorite Breakfast Spots in Rome
- Our Favorite Breakfast Spots in Milan
- Our Favorite Breakfast Spots in Geneva
Enjoy Your Breakfast In Florence
For now that is all we have to mention but check back often because we plan to update this page throughout the year. Now that you know about all of those local breakfast spots to get your eggs, omelets, bacon, pancakes, or waffles as well as buffets, healthy vegetarian and vegan options, donut and bagel shops near you, cafes, smoothie and juice bars, and all day restaurants you can tackle the morning.
Don’t be afraid to mention if we got anything incorrect in the comments, and feel free to share any early morning meal tips for your area that you may have too. Now go have fun enjoying your breakfast in Florence.