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Best Piazza in Padua

From the cafe's to the outdoor and indoor market....this Piazza has everything and is not to be... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Cleveland, Georgia
This square is a genuine Italian outdoor "living room"

Piazza della Frutta, one side completely filled by the 13th century Palazzo della Ragione, is one... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
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Reviewed yesterday

From the cafe's to the outdoor and indoor market....this Piazza has everything and is not to be missed on your Padua vacation...spend an hour or a day here, you will not be disappointed!

Thank Captain_Dann
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Piazza della Frutta, one side completely filled by the 13th century Palazzo della Ragione, is one of those open air living rooms, where Italy has a patent on. Lined with restaurant, shops and historical buildings, it is sought out by the people of Padova to...More

Thank Hendrik_NL
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Strolling through this lovely old market is a joy for senses. Fresh local fruits, large assortment of sweets and candy...even cheese products. Surrounding centuries old architecture makes it a very lovely place.

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Reviewed 12 November 2017

This Piazza is on the other side of Palazzo della Ragione. It has fruit stands cafes ,bars and restaurants as well as craft shops.

Thank Joyce P
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Piazza della Frutta is just one block North of Piazza delle Erbe. These two old squares have historically been the center of trade and commerce in the city of Padua. Separated by the spectacular Palazzo della Ragione, these two squares and the Palazzo constitute a...More

Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I only stopped in padova for a few hours to visit a good friend but I got to piazza della frutta and I found some very very good fruits and vegetables. The place has also a beautiful arhitecture and it is right in the center...More

Thank Carmen-druta
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Some of the week days you can find here markets on different occasions. The one that I saw was themed after bicycles. But the more important thing to there is to visit Palazzo della Ragione in my opinion.

Thank Vihren M
Reviewed 8 September 2017

An attractive square in central Padua surrounded with a variety of restaurants. The market was just closing up as we arrived but there was a constant flow of people through the square on foot and by cycle as we sat and enjoyed the ambiance.

Thank LightFighter
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This is a lovely market area during the day and a great bar/retaurant area to sit and people watch at night. Really enjoyed the relaxed family-centred nightlife here.

Thank Taxidevil
Reviewed 20 August 2017

What is not to like about an Italian Piazza?! During the day they serve as a market place and before the sun sets it takes on a whole different personality. Aperitivo anyone? Dinner perhaps? Catch up with friends and soak up the atmosphere. It is...More

Thank Grandview301
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