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Blue River

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Santa Croce
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Lungarno Delle Grazie 12, Florence, Italy
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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3,736 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 765 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Nice taverna Lungarno with a beautiful view to the river Arno that unfortunately is not more blue, but this bistro serves nice cool drinks, a good place to eat a snack and to observe the river.

Thank Manuela L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 October 2015

the bridge itself may not look astonished, but when it is getting dark, you can see the sunset and the reflection of the buildings along the river, you just cannot blink your eyes.

Thank 其拉 安
Wollongong, Australia
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Not to my taste, I know it is famous and talked about, but to me it was not that interesting, the river itself is very unclean and the structure of the bridge is unusual, I would not do a return visit

Thank Anne H
Kansas City
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2009

The "Blue River" restaurant is a small coffee bar/restaurant on the Uffizi side of the river between the Uffizi and the Bibliotecha. The address is Lungarno Delle Grazie 12. We found it by accident, but were quite pleased. For 7.50 Euros, they served a drink, a salad, and a main course. The meal was as good as we found in... More 

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  • Address: Lungarno Delle Grazie 12, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Santa Croce
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Croce

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