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Piata Sfatului, Brasov, Romania
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All reviews black church council house old town christmas market locals and tourists christmas tree lots of restaurants the heart of the city piata sfatului republicii street sunny day tampa mountain history museum very nice place beautiful city brasov sign fountain
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Reviewed yesterday

Perfect point to start Brasov visiting, near in Black church, Historical museum, cable-car to up at Tampa mountain.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Costan-Costel
Reviewed 5 days ago

the Council Square forms the center of Brasov and goes back centuries, as a market place and a public square.. the epicentre of Brasov. lots of bars, restaurants and a variety of shops around. this place is rich in history. originally this used to be...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank theariesguy
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the center of the town and a historic market. Lots of bars, restaurants and historical buildings. Close by the Black Church.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank vtc2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

the Council Square forms the center of Brasov and goes back centuries, as a market place and a public square.. we were lucky to live a couple of nights in one of the attics outlining the plaza.. the square comes to life in the evening...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jophy D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Square was once a German market place dating back to 1525. It now contains historical buildings, and restaurants. It's pretty. Definitely worth visiting.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 727tracyw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A nice place to relax having a coffee, beer or few bites surrounded by hundreds of pigeons. Plenty of bars or restaurants all over the place serving all kind of foods that for sure will accommodate different people taste.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Viorel_68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Square sits in the heart of old Brasov, with shops and restaurants clustered around it, plus a rather tacky modern fountain, which is totally out of place. A pleasant enough spot from which to visit the sights of the town, but as a town...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pigman58
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brasov is a little gem of Romania and spectacular as a city. From beautiful old town to the Tampa mountain or the forest behind it, the city holds a lotof surprises.The town hall is also one such pleasure.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank laurah0011
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the main square of Brasov – some sides contain large merchants’ houses dating back hundreds of years and in another corner is the huge Gothic Black Church . In the centre Is the spectacular Council House (Casa Sfatului). The square is named after...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank NomadicTraveller7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The main area for lots of activities and gatherings There are shops and cafe's dotting the perimeter.

Date of experience: October 2018
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