how it works
Buying at the stores
You can shop for groceries in all stores and even eat hot or cold food freshly prepared by our artisans.
Every store has its own cash register
Every store sells its own products, which you can eat immediately or take away with you, paying at each store’s own cash register.
Sit where you like
All of Mercato’s tables are available for your use at no extra cost, for you to enjoy the food bought from the stores.
Order your drinks
When you’re seated you can place your drinks order with our waiting staff. They will serve you at your table and you can pay them directly. You can also use the QR code on the table.
Order your pizza, pay at the cash register, and eat it comfortably seated at Mercato’s tables. You can also use the mezzanine floor and order pizza at the tables. There is also a takeaway service. For info and reservations: +39 055 2741150.
The restaurant Tosca
At Tosca you can eat at the central counter in the marketplace or on the mezzanine floor(use the steps next to the counter), choosing from the selection of meals made to order. For info and reservations: +39 055 2657424.
At our Infopoint you can ask for all the information you need about the products and services of Mercato Centrale Firenze and the Cooking School courses.
The Lorenzo de’ Medici cooking school regularly organizes courses in Italian and English.
The toilet facilities are located by the stairs on the via dell’Ariento side.
Order on ZEROFILA
If you don’t want to queue or wait, order on If you don’t want to queue or wait, order on zerofila.mercatocentrale.it and choose a time. You can take your delicacies away with you or eat them here after picking them up from each shop, without any waiting.
Dogs are welcome at Mercato Centrale! The management reserves the right to issue muzzles for large dogs.
Wi-Fi is always available.