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Granada's central plaza, lined with shops, restaurants and cafes.
Granada, Spain
Realejo - San Matias
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All reviews tapas meeting point starting point street performers busy square lots of shops santa ana tourist train tourist shops churros flamenco dancers carrera del darro tourists alhambra albayzin church fountain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the main centre spot where many restaurants/cafes/bars are and from side streets you can venture to various shops and walks to the top- You can also see the Alhambra - this place is easy to get to- just follow the tourists..lol This is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Angeluk11
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered the grill chicken and asked for no added salt. The food came with extra flacks of salt on top of the chicken. When we ask why. The waiters walked away and around but did not make eye contact with us any more. We...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Carole-688
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Our hotel was near Plaza Nueva which gave us access to taxis and a variety of casual outdoor eating places. There is a modest view of the Alcazaba portion of Alhambra and of the Santa Ana church. Enjoyable place, but nothing unique or special, in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bill L
Reviewed 18 October 2018

We used this as a starting point while in Granada. We ate Morroccan food, bought from the street vendors and just cruised around looking at all the shops.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mariamhennessy
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Take a few moments to just sit, people watch and get a feel for the pace and rhythm of Granada in one of the cafes.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank kcoers
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Kind of the center of town. Lots of shops and restaurants and crowds of people. Most of the higher rated restaurants seem to be located outside of this area. It’s worth checking out but I wouldn’t eat in this place Lots of other options just...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 301ericw
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Well, this is a square, an open space in the city that is. So what's so special about it? Nothing, but if you're in Granada you're bound to go there and maybe eat or have a cup of coffee.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank StamatisK31
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Central spot to catch buses/taxis/tour buses. Lots of shops for food and drink, desserts,souvenir shops and a grocery store. Buskers around but not bothersome. The Segway tour people are a bit annoying as they seem to just zip up and down looking for people to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ChippyBiddy
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Central and vibrant plaza. We saw wonderful street Flamingo dancing in the Plaza by 3 dancers a 2 musicians on a Sunday. The St. Anna Church on the corner is also worth visiting. Lots of souvenir stores here too.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 33traveler2010
Reviewed 11 September 2018

This square has a a few nice tapas bars and serves as a great starting point to explore some of the major sites in Granada. Paseo de los tristes is metres away, one can wander from here into the Albayzin or, if one is up...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Response from JTJD | Reviewed this property |
We drove up from the coast just for one day in Granada & parked in an underground car park quite close to the new shopping mall. It was about a 10 minute walk up to the central area of Granada. The car park was pay as you... More