Piazza della signoria. founded in 1872 this terrace facing the palazzo vecchio is a florentine institution.
Or gilli. situated on the piazza republica, next to the hotel savoy. note that the terraces on the other side of the piazza are equally pricey.
Tap water is safe but those who prefer bottled water will find it plentiful.
Make sure to sample the excellent wines of the region.
Chianti is the local wine that can be ordered cheaply. Many eateries will offer carafes of various sizes of "house chianti", usually for under â¬4.