Palazzo Pitti, Florence’s hidden gem

Duration:2.5 hours
Reviews:4.5 ★ (32)
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Hosted by Cesarina Annamaria, her elegant penthouse apartment, overlooks Palazzo Pitti, once home to the Medici family until the 18th century.

Annamaria’s home is in the Oltrarno district of Florence, one of the city's most authentic areas where you can still discover the true spirit of the city.

With its elegant, rustic decor and welcoming ambiance, the house provides the perfect setting for an authentic dinner with friends and family.

Annamaria, our Cesarina, has inherited her distinguished culinary talents from her mother, aunt, and grandmother, each one a seasoned cook. She is passionate to continue on the family tradition and will cook up a treat for you.

Le Cesarine offers bespoke gastronomic experiences; to taste traditional Italian food in good company and idyllic locations: historic buildings, antique villas, houses secluded by nature, terraces with breathtaking views. Le Cesarine’s hand-selected locations are some of the most beautiful private homes in all of Italy.

If you are passionate to explore the authentic flavours of traditional Italian cuisine and dine in elegant homes with local experts, this is the experience for you.

Our Cesarina's specialities

Florence, Hub of the Renaissance and of Flavor
  • Crostini with chicken livers, pork and boar sausages and an assortment of Tuscan pecorino cheeses with homemade jam
  • Pici with beef ragout cooked with vin Santo
  • Roasted pork loin with rosemary and Vernaccia di San Gimignano
  • Potatoes roasted with aromatic herbs
  • Chocolate and almond pastry scented with orange
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Sophia - Jan 2020
Amazing host
Dear Francesca, I can’t tell you how wonderful the experience was with Speranza B. and her husband. From the start they worked so patiently with
314junjun - Dec 2019
At first i did not realize that i booked that you need to to a house but i really love and enjoyed our experience i will highly recommend this
Chad - Dec 2019
Daniela was our host and the meal was truly once in a lifetime. It felt like a six course meal! She treated us with class and respect. The food
Nicole - Dec 2019
This was really lovely! We enjoy taking cooking classes when we travel. It was great to shop the market and then cook in our hosts home. Great
Babercrombie - Dec 2019
Absolutely Perfect Evening
No question, this was the highlight of our trip and the activity that is squarely at the top of my list to repeat on our next visit. Marzia and