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Local Hot Spots are in the Altr'Arno Neighborhood

When looking for local nightlife spots in the city, you might not always think to head over to the Altr'arno side in Florence. However, there are plenty of great bars where you find some delicious drinks and aperitivo for good prices. It also gives you a chance to meet some locals and to enjoy a night away from the city center and away from the tourist crowd.

One spot that visitors will definitely want to check out is Il Rifullo where you can find some great foods and drinks. Make sure you try all of the different menu items and look into their cocktails. It's also a great spot to try some brunch when you want a place to eat on a Sunday morning.

Flo' Lounge is one of the most popular clubs in Florence, especially during the summer months when the weather is nice and warm and there is a large crowd with plenty of people willing to dance the night away. Just make sure to dress nicely or you might not be allowed in. Also think about stopping by the nearby Spiaggia sull'Arno, where you can find a laid-back, beach-like atmosphere during the day and a fun place to party at night with spots to get some drinks and some cocktails.



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