John’s Liked Places
Tru Bru Organic Coffee is one of John’s Liked Places.

1. Tru Bru Organic Coffee

8.7
7626 E Chapman Ave Ste D (at S Newport Blvd), Orange, CA
Coffee Shop · 8 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Arrive before 9 am on weekends to make sure you have a seat and don't wait too long for drinks/breakfast.

Fishing with Dynamite is one of John’s Liked Places.

2. Fishing with Dynamite

9.1
1148 Manhattan Ave (12th), Manhattan Beach, CA
Seafood Restaurant · Downtown Manhattan Beach · 73 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Reservations are a must due to small space. Try as much of the amazing seafood dishes as you can.

Boboli Gardens is one of John’s Liked Places.

3. Boboli Gardens

8.7
(Giardino di Boboli)
Via del Forte di San Giorgio, Florence, Tuscany
Sculpture Garden · 168 tips and reviews
Piazzale Michelangelo is one of John’s Liked Places.

4. Piazzale Michelangelo

9.6
Piazzale Michelangelo, Florence, Tuscany
Plaza · Michelangelo · 481 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Arrive around sunset to try and get a perfect photo, and/or just bring some wine and enjoy the view.

Gusta Pizza is one of John’s Liked Places.

5. Gusta Pizza

8.7
Via Maggio 46r (Sdrucciolo dei Pitti), Florence, Tuscany
Pizzeria · Oltrarno · 294 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Cheap, delicious pies. This is a great pizza spot, for those hunting for some of Florence's best no-frills options.

King Grizzly is one of John’s Liked Places.

6. King Grizzly

8.1
Piazza dei Cimatori 5/R, Florence, Tuscany
Pub · Centro · 24 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Sample their collection of local brews and even a few house beers.

Acqua Al 2 is one of John’s Liked Places.

7. Acqua Al 2

8.7
Via della Vigna Vecchia, Florence, Tuscany
Italian Restaurant · Centro · 70 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Shared (large) plates are a rarity in Italy, but this spot encourages them. Get the balsamic-glazed steak!

Beer House Club is one of John’s Liked Places.

8. Beer House Club

Corso dei Tintori, 50122 Firenze, Florence, Tuscany
Pub · Santa Croce · 28 tips and reviews
In Tavola Corsi di Cucina is one of John’s Liked Places.

9. In Tavola Corsi di Cucina

Via dei Velluti 18/20r, Florence, Tuscany
Gourmet Store · Oltrarno · 2 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Chef Niccolo puts together a fun class where you get to make several traditional Italian dishes. Well worth the time and money.

Scuola del Cuoio is one of John’s Liked Places.

10. Scuola del Cuoio

Via di San Giuseppe, 5/R (Piazza Santa Croce), Florence, Tuscany
Trade School · Santa Croce · 5 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: They can customize a leather purchase right on the spot, and even "engrave" as well. Cool experience, for sure.

Pint Of View is one of John’s Liked Places.

11. Pint Of View

7.6
Borgo Tegolaio 17/R, Florence, Tuscany
Bistro · Oltrarno · 4 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Hip beer bar that reminds you of Brooklyn or SF. Friendly staff and a cool vibe, while also serving some of the best local craft beer on tap.

Archea Brewery is one of John’s Liked Places.

12. Archea Brewery

8.0
Via de' Serragli, 44/R, Florence, Tuscany
Beer Bar · San Frediano · 27 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Try their beers, of course, but check out the guest list too for some of Italy's other top breweries.

Vini di Toscana is one of John’s Liked Places.

13. Vini di Toscana

Via di Gracciano nel Corso 46, Montepulciano, Tuscany
Wine Store · No tips or reviews
La Dispensa di Andrea e Gregorio is one of John’s Liked Places.

14. La Dispensa di Andrea e Gregorio

8.3
Piazza Landi Emilio, 1/2/3, Greve in Chianti, Tuscany
Bar · 4 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Grab a reservation for an expansive platter of meats and cheeses for lunch. Also say hi to Gregorio, who's an incredibly friendly and welcoming host.

Hotel Berchielli is one of John’s Liked Places.

15. Hotel Berchielli

7.9
Lung'Arno Acciaiuoli, 14, Florence, Tuscany
Hotel · Centro · 12 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Great location right on water by Ponte Vecchio. In off-season, it's far more affordable. They also have breakfast and Wi-Fi included.

Signorvino is one of John’s Liked Places.

16. Signorvino

8.4
DEI BARDI 46/R 48/R, Florence, Tuscany
Winery · Michelangelo · 45 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Expansive selection of wine, and a cool vibe right on the river by the Ponte Vecchio. Best price option is to order by the bottle.

Le volpi e l'uva is one of John’s Liked Places.

17. Le volpi e l'uva

9.2
Piazza dei Rossi, 1, Florence, Tuscany
Wine Bar · Michelangelo · 63 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Small spot with great local wine selections and friendly staff. Food is also delicious! Try the pates, for sure.

David di Michelangelo is one of John’s Liked Places.

18. David di Michelangelo

9.3
Via Ricasoli 58, Florence, Tuscany
Monument · San Marco · 60 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Go during the offseason and you'll walk right in.

Mercato Centrale is one of John’s Liked Places.

19. Mercato Centrale

9.1
Piazza del Mercato Centrale 4 (Via dell'Ariento), Florence, Tuscany
Food Court · Mercato Centrale · 543 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Head upstairs to find a food hall for sampling all different kinds of cuisine Florence has to offer.

Trattoria Zà Zà is one of John’s Liked Places.

20. Trattoria Zà Zà

9.0
Piazza del Mercato Centrale 25, Florence, Tuscany
Trattoria · Mercato Centrale · 1684 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Expansive menu, but everything is excellent (try the truffle ravioli!). Also very attentive to special requests around allergies.

Mostodolce is one of John’s Liked Places.

21. Mostodolce

7.6
Via Nazionale 123, Florence, Tuscany
Pub · Mercato Centrale · 108 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Friendly staff and a cool vibe right off the main area. Try out their own craft beers on tap.

Pane e Salame is one of John’s Liked Places.

22. Pane e Salame

9.3
Via di Santa Maria in Via 19 (Via dei Crociferi), Rome, Latium
Sandwich Spot · Trevi · 94 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Affordable, friendly spot for a quick sandwich right by the Trevi Fountain.

Osteria Del Sostegno is one of John’s Liked Places.

23. Osteria Del Sostegno

8.6
Via delle Colonnelle,5, Rome, Latium
Trattoria · Sant'Eustachio · 33 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Fantastic food -- arrive early if you want to be seated without a reservation.

Cafè Cafè is one of John’s Liked Places.

24. Cafè Cafè

7.4
Via de' Santi Quattro, 44, Rome, Latium
Breakfast Spot · Celio · 74 tips and reviews
Colosseum is one of John’s Liked Places.

25. Colosseum

9.4
(Colosseo)
Piazza del Colosseo (Via dei Fori Imperiali), Rome, Latium
Historic and Protected Site · Celio · 1815 tips and reviews
Osteria del Conte is one of John’s Liked Places.

26. Osteria del Conte

8.0
Via di San Donato nel Corso, 19, Montepulciano, Tuscany
Italian Restaurant · 18 tips and reviews
Antica Macelleria Falorni is one of John’s Liked Places.

27. Antica Macelleria Falorni

9.0
Piazza Giacomo Matteotti 69, Greve in Chianti, Tuscany
Butcher · 38 tips and reviews
Accademia Del Buon Gusto is one of John’s Liked Places.

28. Accademia Del Buon Gusto

8.4
Piazza Ricasoli n. 11, Panzano in Chianti, Tuscany
Wine Store · 7 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Stefano creates a unique, personal experience with wine that can't be replicated elsewhere. The best tasting I've ever been to.

Panificio Bonci is one of John’s Liked Places.

29. Panificio Bonci

8.6
Via Trionfale 36, Rome, Latium
Pizzeria · Trionfale · 45 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Pizza priced by the ounce, and delicious. Meatball was fantastic.

Bir & Fud is one of John’s Liked Places.

30. Bir & Fud

8.1
Via Benedetta, 23, Rome, Latium
Gastropub · Trastevere · 162 tips and reviews