In a fund located on the ground floor of a prestigious building of the 1200s, in one of the most beautiful squares in the world, Piazza della Signoria, in an enviable context, the Ristorante Pizzeria Il David offers its guests a unique opportunity, able to unite the pleasures of the table with the pleasures of culture.
the beautiful Florence city center
Ancient and modern
Il David Restaurant is located on the ground floor of a luxurious 13th-century building on Piazza della Signoria, a strategic position in Florence city center. Owned since 1949 by the Innocenti family, the restaurant is specialized in typical Florentine cuisine, which has been cooked here since 1880, as shown by photos and historical documents.
Proud of its legacy, Il David Restaurant has been a member of the Florentine Historical and Traditional Commercial Activities Register since 2002, a collection of famous historical shops, businesses and meeting places in Florence (www.esercizistorici.it).
The restaurant has recently undergone a complete renovation to offer top-quality services, such as efficient air conditioning and free Wi-Fi, so that history can keep up with modern comforts.
Piazza della Signoria
the Middle Ages to this day
The political heart of Florence from the Middle Ages to this day, Piazza della Signoria is an open-air museum. It houses the majestic Palazzo della Signoria, the statue of David by Michelangelo and the Loggia dei Lanzi, which displays 15 statues under its late Gothic vaults, including the extraordinary bronze Perseus with the head of Medusa by Benvenuto Cellini. It leads to the Uffizi Gallery, the Arno river and Ponte Vecchio. It is the most vibrant place in the city center for tourists and locals alike, and a must-see attraction to visit while in Florence.
Il David Restaurant stands proudly on this unique historical square, enhancing its beauty with the flavors of genuine Tuscan food.