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“Best people watching spot”

Caffe Grande Italia
Ranked #61 of 180 Restaurants in Sirmione
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

I always stop here when I'm in Sirmione. In the main square it's got a great view for watching the comings and goings and the service is always really nice.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 17 October 2018

The food is not great but is edible and a bit pricey for what is provided but it can't be beaten as a people watching spot. We thoroughly enjoyed the 2 hours we sat here with a couple of drinks and an average pizza because of the huge variety of people who passed by, many clutching huge gelatos or small dogs in carry bags. The staff are friendly and obliging and made us feel right at home. The sparrows tend to be a nuisance as they fly onto the tables to steal food. The piazza itself is nice and good for photography as a typical Italian scene.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

We chose to have drinks here because of the position. It was a shame that the tablecloths were so dirty with stains and bird muck (from the many sparrows) - we should have asked for it to be changed like another Lady nearby did. The service was ok, but hardly friendly, but the Latte and Spritz were quite good.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

Probably you don't choose this place for the food - it's great for people watching and I think is one of the oldest cafes in Italy. Beer is EUR 6 per 50cl. They give you some bar snacks but the only food options are a few panini and they really didn't look all that appetising. So recommend you come here for a pre-prandial and then move somewhere with better food.

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Even if we live not far away, it's always a please to take a coffee and read in newspaper. The typical espresso coffee is really good, creamy and intensive taste. Servo e is quick and friendly. A nice place to sit down and take something to drink
Prices are ok

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank GPL_Brixia
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