Italian Language Classes and Conversation

A Touch of Florence: Language, Culture, Art in Greater Portland, Maine

Explore Florentine Life

For Details:


or Call: 207 200-0288

With Caterina Bianco

Have you always had the desire to speak Italian?

Missing out when you travel to your favorite spots in Italy?

Do you wish you understood Italian menus, road signs, local news?

Italian classes in all levels will begin soon. Interested? Please click here to sign up for our mailing list. We'll let you know before the public when classes will start. Click here!

Florentine Cafe

207 200 - 0288

Our First Florentine Cafe Begins Tuesday, May 2nd - 6 PM 

Italian Classes

To learn more or to sign up for the Florentine Cafe... 


You can learn the Italian language inside and out, but it's only when you discover and appreciate Italian culture that you'll truly understand Italian.

There's no better way to grasp the subtleties of Italian daily life than from someone who has lived it for over thirty years. With every class, and at every meeting of the Florentine Cafe, you'll learn what it's like to be Italian and to live La Dolce Vita! Click here to learn more.

Italian Lifestyle

Join us for our first meeting of the Florentine Cafe in a beautiful Victorian Home in South Portland.

End your day at the Florentine Cafe. We meet every Tuesday from 6 - 7:15 PM for 8 weeks. 

  • Learn Italian
  • Share in Florentine cultural
  • Meet other lovers of Italy
  • Bring food to share

We meet in a beautiful 1880's Victorian home on the border of Cape Elizabeth and South Portland.

Join us, the espresso is already on the stove. Click here for more information or to sign up.