Very big and in summer you have a lot of restaurants with the tables outside so you can sit there and take a drink.
About Piazza Anfiteatro
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An amazing arena in the heart of Lucca. Artwork on display and a plethora of cafes and small shops to browse in. Italians and every nationality milling around in harmony.
If you visit Lucca you have to spend some time just soaking up the atmosphere of this fantastic centre of activity and history. This piazza was built on the site of an old Roman amphitheatre as the name suggests and if you look up at...More
Guided Tour w/ "Eat, Walk, Lucca" Fun way to discover Lucca & its walls w/ family & friends thanks to Federico Grabau, an exceptional guide! Great to learn that the amphitheater was used in the same way as the Coliseum in Rome & was 3...More
Lovely area, used to be an amphitheater but once demolished! And this piazza built on its footprint, lovely bars and restaurants and a great place to people watch. Can get very hot from the sun as it's completely surrounded. Worth a visit.
Stayed at a B&B just outside the Piazza so walked through here several times. Always very busy with numerous restaurants and gift shops. Aimed squarely at the tourist market and done up very nicely but difficult to see the history behind the parasols and the...More
There are tons of restaurants and shops in this lovely amphitheater-like piazza. We found it to be a great place to stop and have some lunch, taking a break from all the walking to relax for a bit. The places were a bit touristy, but...More