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“people watch”
15 May 2018
“Relaxing place to relax and watch world go by”
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Piazza Mercantile, Bari, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great place for people watching in the evening,from voglia discobar quiet in the day but so is most of bari

Thank Emma T
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

This is really heart and center of Bari. It is surrounded lots of restaurants. In the evenings full of people. Great place. Was the main meeting point with friends.

Thank Maarika B
Reviewed 17 June 2018

The main attraction of the square-a monument of justice with a lion, which was used by local creditors to bind debtors to disgrace. It must have been effective. The square is surrounded by several historical buildings that once represented the center of power of local...More

Thank VadimM67
Reviewed 27 May 2018

This is a wonderful area in the old town of Bari, San Nicola. Lots of good restaurants and bars all over the place, little side streets winding their ways off the piazza. Lots of wonderful finds on those streets in terms of shops, restaurants, bars,...More

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Nice to have open spaces after all the very narrow passage ways. There are restaurants and snack places here but also just some places to sit for free.

Thank DonCapeMayBeach
Reviewed 10 April 2018

strolled along the piazza on a warm sunday afternoon. full of families, playing kids, small eateries.

Thank RoyalTraveller1971
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

The biggest square in the old city of Bari. From here you can walk to the narrow streets. Many restaurants available. I really recommend Black & White. Not very cheap but the best i have eatten in my city break.

Thank Duta V
Reviewed 14 February 2018

The very center of the Old Town, Piazza Mercantile was one of the only places in the older part of the town with open restaurants, cafes and bars in January. There are several places to eat and drink both here and on the adjoining streets...More

Thank Vladimir1998
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Place is lively in the evening with countless couples, families and teenagers eating, chatting, lounging about or passing through. Located in the old part of town.

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We rented a house on Piazza Mercantile, and were very happy. There are many restaurants, bars and cafes on the square, and we always had good food. People gather there every night so it's always a bit crowded but very lively.

Thank Ayse T
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