Florence is a city with love for plant-based food culture. This implies that you don't have to worry about where to find the best vegan and vegetarian foods while on a visit to this beautiful city. There are so many of such restaurants, making it difficult for first-timers to choose where they can enjoy premium plant-based foods. Here are 7 vegan and vegetarian restaurants in Florence to have a remarkable experience. 

1. Universo Vegano, Firenze, Italy -


Universo Vegano is a popular vegan restaurant chain currently redefining the concept of vegan fast food in Italy. It is easy to access in Florence because it is centrally located. Universo Vegano offers a relaxed dining atmosphere where customers get to order their food at the counter, cafeteria-style.

Apart from the top-notch customer service, this restaurant is also known for its amazing foods. They offer an extensive menu that includes delicious burgers, lasagnas, pizzas, and crazy tasty desserts. 

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Address:Via Pietrapiana, 47R, 50122 Firenze FI, Italy
Phone: +39 055 234 1108
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/universoveganofirenze/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/universo_vegano/

2. #Raw, Firenze, Italy -


As the name suggests, this beautiful restaurant focuses on raw foods: raw gelato, burgers, and freshly pressed juices. It has created a reputation for itself as the first vegan restaurant in Florence, largely based on raw foods. In addition, the restaurant's wooden interior is eye-catching, and customers can also have an amazing experience while dining outside. 

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Address:Via Sant'Agostino, 11R, 50125 Firenze FI, Italy
Phone: +39 055 219379
Website: https://www.hashtagraw.it/en/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HashtagRawVegan/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/hashtagraw_/

3. L'OV Osteria Vegetariana, Firenze, Italy -


This restaurant offers a blend of traditional regional dishes prepared from fresh and seasonal raw ingredients. Visitors get to enjoy gluten-free dishes that are part of a constantly changing menu while revelling in the great indoor dining space that is easy on the eyes.

The L'OV Osteria Vegetariana offers a creative list of food options. There are no appetizers nor first and second courses—just two menus named: Before and After.

Address:Piazza del Carmine, 4R, 50123 Firenze FI, Italy
Phone: +39 055 205 2388
Website: http://www.osteriavegetariana.it/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/osteriavegetariana
Instagram: https://instagram.com/osteriavegetariana

4. La Raccolta, Firenze, Italy -


La Raccolta is one of the more famous restaurants in Florence. It is more vegetarian than vegan and offers a variety of croissants, cakes, and some vegan macrobiotics confectionery that are produced locally. Lunchtime at this restaurant features first and second courses largely influenced by local food traditions.

In comparison, the evening menus are even more interesting as they manage to make vegetarian, vegan, or macrobiotics dishes quite fancy. The La Raccolta is a North Star of sorts; it is a reference point for lovers of plant-based food in Florence.

Address:Via Giacomo Leopardi, 2r, 50121 Firenze FI, Italy
Phone: +39 055 247 9068
Website: http://www.laraccolta.it/#
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/laraccolta.ristorante.biovegetariano
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/laraccoltabio_firenze/

5. Il Vegetariano, Firenze, Italy -


This vegetarian restaurant has been part of the Florentine culinary landscape for almost 4 decades now. One reason they have a large client base is the ability to creatively draw from regional and international cuisine.

 The set-up is simple yet effective; the restaurant also runs a self-service system where customers get to access varied and tasty yet affordable gluten-free and vegan dishes without delays. 

Address:Via delle Ruote, 30/R, 50129 Firenze FI, Italy
Phone: +39 055 475030
Website: http://il-vegetariano.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/il.vegetariano

6. Il Vegano - Firenze, Firenze, Italy -


This is an informal restaurant to enjoy affordable, mouthwatering, 100% vegan and cruelty-free foods; breakfast, lunch, and snacks like chips, sandwiches, and pizza bread. The restaurant offers a rich vegan diet that features first-course meals like soups and creamy dishes, mixed salads, and sweets, and fruit salads. The restaurant has an obvious love with nature and all things wooden as the walls, chairs, and even the floor are made of wood.

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Address:43, Via S. Gallo, 75 Rosso, 50129 Firenze FI, Italy
Phone: +39 055 486222
Website: http://www.ilveganofirenze.it/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/ilveganofirenze/

7. La Pépinière Ristorante Biologico, Firenze, Italy -


La Pépinière Ristorante Biologico is a great organic vegan and gluten-free restaurant that offers an outstanding gourmet vegan cuisine that also caters to vegetarians.

Customers at the restaurant are spoiled for choice by an array of food choices that range from appetizers, main courses to desserts. The ambience is delightful just as its vegan cuisine is at par with international standards.

Address:Borgo S. Frediano, 169-red, 50124 Firenze FI, Italy
Phone: +39 055 223914
Website: https://lapepiniere.business.site/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ristorantebiologico/

Visiting Florence in the next few months? Why not make out time to visit the restaurants listed in this article and you will definitely have an amazing experience. Download our FREE APP Local Traveller and visit our website to find out more vegan and vegetarian spots!