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“nice square” (16 reviews)
“opera house” (17 reviews)
Avignon, France
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Big square where everyone seems to gather, packed cheek by jowl with cafés. Fun for people watching. Great architecture all around you.

Thank moorejjbb
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Good place to sit down for a glass of something or a small lunch dish. Reasonable prices, good service.

Thank Gunn S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The city square is superbly elegant! Surrounded by the beautiful buildings, history, restaurants and street stalls and performers it was a delight to visit here! Further on down there was shopping stores where people where more energetic but here was a relaxing and warming atmosphere!...More

Thank Rhiannon C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the principal shopping street Avenue de la Republique. This University town of art is very beautiful and we could stay here longer. There are plenty of shops and eateries on offer and beautiful patisseries.’ There is a large merry go round that centres...More

Thank RayleneL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a large, mainly pedestrianised, square in the city centre which is full of outdoor restaurants. We ate at a different restaurant here each night and had some excellent meals. In particular, we found that if you chose your meal from the ‘daily specials’...More

Thank Ellis H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is why I like European cities. They always has a pedestrian area in city centre. You can enjoy a good meal here, visit the Opera Threater, City Hall etc. or just absorb the area before deciding where to explore next.

Thank Jim P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I don't know what more to say about this, it's a square with a big clock. The marie is next door, there are a lot of restaurants in the middle. I imagine it would be very crowded in the summer. Late September it was fine.

Thank Aussiewriter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just round the corner from the Palais de Papes, this area free from traffic is the place to see and be seen? Both sides of the Place are filled with Restaurants of every kind, what a choice? Usually there us something to see in the...More

Thank Joan Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This square is the centre of the city and a good place to start any visit to Avignon. The town hall,and the opera house is located here and there are a large tourist places to eat on the square but these were not recommend by...More

Thank ALAN270548
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Square fairly adjacent to the papal palace. Beautiful space flanked by lovely buildings including the city hall and the opera. Lots of restaurants and cafes with outdoor seating. Quite nice.

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