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“watch the world”(72 reviews)
“roman arena”(72 reviews)
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Piazza Bra, 37121, Verona, Italy
+39 331 815 1966
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Inexpensive bars and restaurants outside the Arena in a crescent shape with pedestrian access only. Well recommend.

Thank MysticMilo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took the first train to Verona from Bologna and walked from the train station to Piazza Bra. The piazza was beautiful and with it being empty first thing in the morning, it gave us a better idea of what it looked like and how...More

Thank buttercup1211
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the atmosphere in the evening with all the restaurants, people enjoying drinks, chatting, walking around etc. Nice place to sit and watch the crowds.

Thank Reviewer83
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Piazza Bra is massive with many impressive buildings. Lots of cafes and restaurants. Of course the Arena and a nice shaded area with benches.

Thank cordyroy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the few places in Verona where seating is available, in a nicely tended garden with a large open area in front of restaurants offering al fresco dining. Adjacent to the Arena and tourist information office, and with convenient access to clean public toilets...More

Thank Trevor A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Right beside the arena, this is a large pedestrian area in the heart of Verona. There are bars/restaurants and a pretty park with a fountain where you can sit and enjoy the sunshine

Thank cordelia6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Once in Verona you should take your time and walk across this beautiful square. It's really worth it! There are beautiful cafes (unfortunately too expensive), statues and the Coliseum to admire.

Thank elmila
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great atmosphere with all the market stalls but its also a main pedestiran thoroughfare across the city - you always arrive here from the main pedestrian shopping street so it is always really busy. Lovely fruit cups as a refreshing snack in the 32...More

Thank Christine866
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Compared to the rest of the city there is a high number of tourist groups checking out the area. Because of this if you want a quiet bite to eat you may be better off heading elsewhere. That said, the restaurants serve lovely food and...More

Thank lanky_vegan
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Wife and I visited Verona for 5 days and Piazza Bra is unavoidable. It's large, has the arena on one side, loads of restaurants on another, and a lovely central park area for sitting and passing the time away. Good place for a quick coffee...More

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Response from iliasmav | Reviewed this property |
You can buy a bus pass at the information desk at the station.