Trattoria Nella

Trattoria Nella is a traditional Tuscan restaurant with a unique atmosphere of fine Cuisine, Art and passion for Music.Since 1985 the Fattorini family continues to honor the tradition of fine Tuscan cuisine.

Trattoria Nella offers an authentic place with good music, good people and good food. Nella’s daily menu is very interesting and full of delicious variety of original dishes made with quality local products.

Strozzi Caffè

Situated in the heart of Florence, inside the courtyard of Palazzo Strozzi, Strozzi Caffè is a bar, restaurant, and meeting point that is not only for the visitors of Palazzo Strozzi’s exhibitions but everyone. It is open everyday from 8:30 a.m to 1:00 a.m, except for on Mondays when it closes
 at 8:00 p.m.
Strozzi Caffè offers breakfast, lunch, aperitifs, and dinner in the extraordinary context of a Renaissance palace. It is an unique location where you can see and enjoy the beauty of Palazzo Strozzi and its exhibitions while savoring a tasty meal.

Shake Cafe

If you’re on the hunt for a great healthy meal in Florence or just want a break from all the pizza and pasta, Shake Café is the place for you.  Since 2013, Shake Café has been a hub of health and energy that caters to a wide audience at their two locations in the center of Florence.  They offer a variety fresh pressed juices, smoothies, coffees, wraps, sandwiches, and salads and of course have multiple vegetarian, vegan, and gluten free options available.  Their menu changes with the seasons and they obtain all their fruits and vegetables from Zero Km producers.  Shake Café also offers their food to-go in eco-friendly take-away packaging that keeps it fresh and tasty.

Beijing 8 is a Scandinavian ”slow food” fast food restaurant very close to ESE at via dei Neri 46/r.
Cool, modern and clean. Beijing 8 serves our own dumplings ( of course we have vegetarian and vegan choices) and fresh, small side dishes. Our food is light and healthy, and we serve it on plates made of sustainable materials.

To obtain a discount off your meal  sure to show the International Student Club Card to your waiter or a member of the restaurant staff.


PaStation is a contemporary Italian restaurant born in Florence that combines the tradition of “slow food” with the modern process of “quick-cooking”, thus creating for their customers an opportunity to have a quick, quality, healthy, nutritious, and affordable meal.  It was born from the desire to change the classic format of Italian catering worldwide.

PaStation is divided into three areas that can meet the needs of any type of customer at any time of the day or night: the restaurant, the market, and take-away/delivery.  They offer sit-down meals inside the restaurant but also have the option of taking your lunch or dinner to-go.  As well, PaStation provides delivery services, whether to home or the office, to further increase the customer’s convenience.  Here, one can experience authentic Italian food presented in a unique format.

Osteria Santo Spirito

In the corner of a lively piazza in the Oltrano, Osteria Santo Spirito finds its home.  L’Osteria presents Tuscan based cuisine done to a superb quality.  The amazing dishes are served in a friendly environment with affordable prices.  Deviating away from the typical pastas and pizzas, Osteria Santo Spirito offers twists on classic dishes on their sinfully good menu.  One of such being the Gnocchi Gratinati ai Formaggi Morbidi al Profumo di Tartufo (Truffle and Cheese Gnocchi), which we highly recommend trying.  The restaurant is the perfect place to eat, drink, socialize, and most of all, experience true Tuscan food.

To obtain a discount off your meal at Osteria Santo Spirito make sure to show the International Student Club to your waiter or a member of the restaurant staff.

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