Here are our suggestions on the best pubs and breweries in Florence directly from our Chiavi d’Oro Concierge Raffaele Biagiotti. When our guests ask us for a welcoming place to enjoy a good beer, these are the places in the city that we suggest. Florence is a splendid city to live at any time of the day, sipping a good glass of Italian beer or the best international brands. Many pubs and breweries in Florence also have outdoor tables with breath-taking views of the most important monuments of Florence or in the most characteristic and hidden corners. Find out our selection of the best breweries in Florence.
Lions Fountain Sports Bar: beer and live sports on TV
Beer, burgers and fish & chips among dedications on the walls in this casual place that offers themed evenings and sports on TV.
It is the oldest Irish pub in town. It is located in the heart of Florence with a large outdoor area and a large indoor room with 7 HD TVs that broadcast sports all day. On their website, it is possible to consult the calendar of sporting events scheduled to be broadcast on TV>
Among the draft beers, you can find the following: Lion’s Fountain, Ichnusa, Stella Artois, Guinness, Harp, Kilkenny, Hobgoblin, Magners, Hop House 13.
Lions Fountain Sports Bar is in Borgo degli Albizi 34r in Florence.
JJ Cathedral Irish Pub, beer and views of the Cathedral
Beers, cocktails in a jug and burgers in an Irish-style pub with tables in the square overlooking the Duomo.
Over 10 different types of draft beers. Open every day from morning to late night.
In addition to the brewery and café, it is also possible to have cocktails or meals, including sandwiches, toasts and fry.
JJ Cathedral Irish Pub is in Piazza San Giovanni 4r in Florence.
Mostodolce, rustic and welcoming pub
Pork knuckle, sandwiches and home-grown beers in a rustic pub decorated with customer drawings.
The homemade craft beer comes from the Mostodolce Brewery in Prato.
There are several types of beer available.
On the menu, you can also find cold cuts and cheeses, squash, salads, hamburgers, fried foods and desserts.
Mostodolce is in via Nazionale, 114 / r in Florence.
Fiddler’s Elbow, a corner of Ireland in the heart of Florence
Sandwiches and bagels, spirits and beers served in a lively Irish pub, which also features live music and karaoke nights.
A wide selection of draft beers and craft beers are available. The complete list is available on the pub website>
On the social channels of the pub, instead, you can find updated information on sporting events broadcast live>
Fiddler’s Elbow is in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella, 7r in Florence.
For any information or advice during your stay at the Brunelleschi Hotel, you can always contact our Chiavi d’Oro Concierges, recognizable by the brooch with two crossed keys on the jacket.