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Begun in 1876, this scenic square features a monument called "Weaver," which commemorates the 25th anniversary of Rome as a capital of the state, plus other important structures including the Teatro Adriano and Chiesa Valdese, built in a curious mix of Romanesque-German and Byzantine-nouveau.
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"gelateria"
in 5 reviews
"an ice skating rink"
in 2 reviews
"place to sit and enjoy"
in 2 reviews
"central square"
in 3 reviews
"lots of shops"
in 2 reviews
"narrow streets"
in 3 reviews
"lake como"
in 8 reviews
"glass of wine"
in 3 reviews
"cafes and restaurants"
in 2 reviews
"sunny day"
in 2 reviews
"handicrafts"
in 2 reviews
"cappuccino"
in 3 reviews
"vendors"
in 2 reviews
"town"
in 7 reviews
"rise"
in 2 reviews
"strolling"
in 2 reviews
"ferry"
in 5 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been to piazza cavour by the lake como. Place is quaint and has a pleasant vibe. Four or five bars/restaurant with tables and chairs outside give a really cool atmosphere where you can chill over a beer or regional wine. Daytime activity includes strolling up...More

Thank monica c
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

This piazza looks onto the Lakeside. It is large with some wonderful restaurants, coffee shops and wine bars situated all around it. We were there for New Year and it was very festive with a wonderful light show displayed on all the walls throughout the...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018

Plaza is right on the lake and appears to be a prime meeting place. See if you can find the Green Dragon!

Thank paul m
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

We were in this square at the end of 2017, when it is full of people who attend the fair of Christmas tents, full of handicrafts, food and drinks.

Thank José C
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

We walked through this piazza to get to the Cathedral. There was a market happening with various vendors. Nothing special but a sense of the culture

Thank Phil G
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Can be good with special events,eg xmas market,car rally finish,music etc.Basically not great ,was the harbour ,reclaimed.The cafes are as u would expect touristy....i have seen a waiter put uneaten ice cream back in the fridge. But go a short way and you hit the...More

Thank Charles M
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Como cathedral is a wonderful retreat if you are seeking peace and quiet. Handy information centre nearby. Further on there is a lovely souvenir shop. Square has a choice of cafes and restaurants. Toilets can be tricky to find however found some in the Coin...More

Thank Clctra
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Beautiful plaza with many restaurants, bars, cafes, gelaterias right on the piazza or on surrounding streets. We enjoyed eating outside at a cafe while a street musician entertained by singing and playing his guitar on the piazza. Delightful place to sit and just relax for...More

Thank laneybelle
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Full of small magazin with food drink and sweet! Come and taste a panini with smoked pork it will blow your mind away!

Thank giorgos r
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

The piazza itself is just the big open place across from the boat docks in Como. It becomes special when it is used for special events, which include an ice skating rink in the winter, or concerts during the summer time (I bought tickets to...More

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