After three and a half years, the restoration of the 19th-century rooms of the Reali Poste within the Uffizi Museum in Florence, in the Vasari complex, has come to an end. An evocative space, on the ground floor of the museum wing located behind the Loggia dei Lanzi, which in a few months will house a restaurant; which was recently announced. The menu of the 'Uffizi restaurant', explains the Museum management, "will be entirely dedicated to Tuscan cuisine, but culinary specialties from all over the Italian peninsula will also be offered". Until 2016, the Reali Poste, has been used as an exhibition venue. The restaurant will have its own entrance overlooking the Uffizi square and will remain open for both lunch and dinner. Being an integral part of the Gallery, you will need a day ticket or an annual pass to enter the restaurant.
The Uffizi Gallery is a prominent art museum located adjacent to the Piazza della Signoria in the Historic Centre of Florence in the region of Tuscany. The Uffizi Gallery is a prominent art museum located adjacent to the Piazza della Signoria in the Historic Centre of Florence in the region of Tuscany. The Gallery entirely occupies the first and second floors of the large building constructed between 1560 and 1580 and designed by Giorgio Vasari. It is famous worldwide for its outstanding collections of ancient sculptures and paintings (from the Middle Ages to the Modern period). The new Uffizi Restaurant is long overdue; as there are limited options for hospitality in the Uffizi. Just a Bar and a Caffe.
Being one of the largest and most famous museums in Italy and famous for its artworks. The top ten masterpieces you can view and visit the following: Birth of Venus by Botticelli; Venus of Urbino by Titian; Madonna with the long neck from Parmigianino; Madonna of the Goldfinch by Rafael; Annunciation by Leonardo da Vinci; Primavera from Botticelli; Bacchus by Caravaggio; The Holy Family of Michelangelo; Ognissanti Madonna by Giotto; The Duke and Duchess of Urbino Piero della Francesca.