Nightlife

Top Choice Wine Bar in Boboli & San Miniato al Monte

Le Volpi e l'Uva

This unassuming wine bar, hidden away by Chiesa di Santa Felicità, remains as appealing as the day it opened over a decade ago. Its food and wine pairings are first class – taste and buy boutique wines by small prod…
Lounge in Boboli & San Miniato al Monte

Flò

Without a doubt the hottest and hippest place to be seen in the city on hot sultry summer nights is Flò, a truly ab fab seasonal lounge bar that pops up each May on Piazzale Michelangelo. Different themed lounge are…
Bar in Boboli & San Miniato al Monte

Zoé

This savvy Oltrarno bar knows exactly what its hip punters want – a relaxed, faintly industrial space to hang out in all hours (well, almost). Be it breakfast, lunch, cocktails or after-dinner party, Zoé is your gal…
Lounge in Boboli & San Miniato al Monte

Il Lounge

When the madding crowd and raucous Tuscan fiaschetteria get too much, recharge your batteries in this stylish lounge – a chic haven of peace and tranquillity. The wine list is outstanding, a fireplace makes it winte…
Cafe in Boboli & San Miniato al Monte

La Loggia

With one of Florence's finest terraces overlooking the city from its hilltop perch, this historic cafe is predictably prime real estate. At home in an elegant 19th-century lodge once intended to house the sculptures…
Cocktail Bar in Boboli & San Miniato al Monte

Surf Ventura

If half a scooped-out papaya filled with alcohol is your cup of tea or you have an urge for a 100% bespoke cocktail made especially for you, hit this underground cocktail club. You'll need to fill in a membership fo…
Pub in Boboli & San Miniato al Monte

James Joyce

Neither as Irish nor as literary as the name suggests, this veteran pub with beer garden attracts a gregarious student and post-grad crowd thanks to its fabulous and large riverside terrace, Guinness on tap, foosbal…
Lounge in Boboli & San Miniato al Monte

Open Bar

Of course it's touristy given its prime location near Ponte Vecchio, but it's worth a pit stop nonetheless – preferably at aperitivo hour from 6.30pm to 9pm when chic Florentines sip cocktails, slurp oysters and enj…
Bar in Boboli & San Miniato al Monte

BevoVino

This cosy wine bar at the crossroads of San Niccolò is a worthy stop after climbing the stairs to popular lookout Piazzale Michelangelo. Take an outside stool and sip a spritz while watching the locals pass by for t…