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“lovely street”(4 reviews)
Spend some time, and money, at Pisa's arcaded shopping street.
Borgo Stretto, Pisa, Italy
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Walking the Borgo Stretto takes you through a melange of another shopping area in old Pisa, architecture is interesting. You'll pass shops, boutiques, outlets, bars, cafes and restaurants as you mingle with the local populace. Shop if you wish, or continue on to see the...More

2  Thank David B L
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 7 June 2013

We had 6 hours in Pisa and needed something to see after completing our tour of Miracle Square. At Borgo Stretto you can kill some time trying out gelatos, having a lunch and just shopping some designer and local brands. It had a most wonderful...More

6  Thank VineetMalani
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to walk and you have to walk the legnth of the street if you arrive by train and are going to the tower. We stopped for food and had some gelato.

Thank Scott8446
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Together with the more elegant and larger Borgo Largo, the street known simply as “Borgo” is the main commercial artery of the city, lined with shops, restaurants and bars. Borgo Stretto is one of the busiest streets of Pisa, narrow and enriched with arcades and...More

Thank Borzov
Reviewed 29 July 2018

This narrow street runs from near the river Arno to about half way to the Tower. It is pedestrianised and lined with shops, many under a series of arches. A couple of good ice cream shops along this stretch as well as a good cake...More

Thank durhamd
Reviewed 27 July 2018

I went back here many days for lunch because it was possible to get a light, delicious sandwich -- in no way subway -- for a moderate cost.- even if you want to sit and enjoy your food, a glass of wine and people watch

Thank redhead1015
Reviewed 19 July 2018

This supposed to be the main shopping street of the city, with expensive brand shops and with quite normal ones. Cafés, restaurants.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Typical street for the region , nice to do with a bike and for sure all the side streets . Some nice street food in side streets

1  Thank ErikF1477
Reviewed 11 May 2018

This is the main downtown shopping street with numerous cafes and gelato. Go off on the side streets for more and for a fine fresh food market.

Thank ronald k
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Pedestrianised street with mixture of expensive clothes shops, restaurants, cafes, etc. Colonades in some parts, interesting side streets.

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Place in the center of city. Very good for walking. A lot of shops, cafes. All prices very high. Watch out when you are drive a car. Streets in Pisa ( not only) have a very special " "Zona traffica limitato"- this mean this street...More

2  Thank Xaggaa
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Lots of shops, restaurants, bars but really nothing of great significance to us. You can let your imagination go thinking of the different activities that would have taken place in times gone by.

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