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The Lion's Fountain

Borgo Degli Albizi 34R, 50122, Florence, Italy
+39 055 234 4412
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Football food and English beer

A busy place to watch a game or while away a few hours, typical continental Irish bar where the... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
Neville C
via mobile
Fun American-Irish Pub in Florence

Definitely caters to the US students studying abroad in Florence. Hundreds of college T-Shirts... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2018
Curtstev
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The Lion’s Fountain Irish Pub is one of the oldest Irish Pubs in Florence. We show everyday most of the international sports events: Premier League, Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Golf, Rugby, NBA, MLB,NFL and more. We serve great food (Burgers, Chicken Wings, Bagels, Fish and Chips, Tacos, Onion Rings, Mozzarella Sticks and more) and good beers on draught (Guinness, Harp, Harp Strong, Kilkenny, Kilkenny Strong, 9 Luppoli Italian IPA, Carlsberg, Magners Pear).
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  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
13 Mar 2018
“Fun American-Irish Pub in Florence ”
3 May 2018
“Football food and English beer”
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Borgo Degli Albizi 34R, 50122, Florence, Italy
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+39 055 234 4412
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

A busy place to watch a game or while away a few hours, typical continental Irish bar where the beer never quite lived up to expectations Basic bar food is served which is edible but nothing special Great location and very lively, if you want...More

Thank Neville C
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Definitely caters to the US students studying abroad in Florence. Hundreds of college T-Shirts cover the ceiling and walls and signing them is encouraged. Shots and drinks are named after dozens of US colleges and universities. Only downside is the bathroom: it is shared by...More

Thank Curtstev
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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

You cant go wrong! awesome burgers, great beer and so much fun! the bartender will defenately show you a good time!

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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Here to watch the soccer and the vibe is great, staff very helpful and food is nice also. Nice Irish pub with amble seating multiple screens and smoking area

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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Came into this bar to cool down on one of the hottest days ever in Florence. Looks like a reasonable bar from the outside but a pint and a Diet Coke set us back €9 which seems steep! Also quite a lot of flies inside....More

Thank Jacqui B
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I studied abroad in Florence and all semester my friends and I only only went here when we had to because a friend wanted to sign our college shirt. It's always way too crowded at night and the last time I purchased anything there I...More

Thank Taylor A
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The_Lions_Fountain, Direttore at The Lion's Fountain, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Hi Taylor thanks for your review, let me just tell you few things about it...First of all i don't understund why you didn't ask for your money back at soon as the bartender gave you the change. Sometimes especially in a busy night, it might...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2016

great food where they even have put in a food truck inside the pub!!! Never seen that before! Nice and friendly staff

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Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Our quick bite lunch turns to Be a massive one. Friendly and attentive staff. Not that crowded and I noticed a bunch of young groupie who loves to chill here, cool! During the day i suggest, it's better to seat inside the bar rather than...More

Thank TinarieR
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Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Thought we would drop by to watch the football, have a couple of beers & something quick to eat. Couldn't see the football as we arrived late so as this was our fault, we decided to sit outside & eat anyway. After ordering food in...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Good beer and interesting atmosphere, but unfortunately very bad service we were in a table of 7 in the calmest area of the bar, and we ordered 10 wings for each. So it was suppose to be 70 wings, and instead it were 59, after...More

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