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Piazza delle Erbe, 46100, Mantua, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Grab an outdoor light lunch, a cold drink, or delicious gelato (my wife's favorite for this trip was purchased here) while looking at ducal palace, churches, and beautiful people.

Thank Lawrence H
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Each time i visit Mantova i go and stand and look around at the timeless buildings here in the Piazza delle Erbe...if you can close your eyes and imagine being back in time when Lady Matilda of Canossa walked and talked along these ancient passageways...now...More

Thank carolan n
Reviewed 23 April 2018

This is one of the main squares in Mantova and, with its cafes and bars, provides a good place to stop for a drink or a bite. It's very close to the many of the major sites.

Thank BeverlyZ1008
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Bellissima piazza in una cita non tanto conosciuta. It is a meeting point because of restaurants and bars but also stores there are all around. In the middle there is this big cathedral that reminds us of Rotonda. It is one of the highlights of...More

Thank Peggy M
Reviewed 5 October 2017

It is a very nice medieval square with the Rotonda and the Arcade. Under the shaded arcade there are beautiful small shops. You can almost see the medieval lively life as people walk and buy at the time dresses, horses go on the streets and...More

Thank Jjudithh
Reviewed 3 September 2017

The Piazza delle Erbe lined to the north by facade of the Palazzo Broletto, to the east Palazzo della Ragione, and XV century Clock Tower.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Very crowded with restaurants, caffes and live music. A lot of action including small temporary markents and art presentations. Beautiful, well preserved buildings around a large square.

1  Thank 27Ruben27
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

It is a lovely space between the Basilica and the clock tower but much is covered by scaffolding right now.

Thank stonewithnomoss
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I had the fortuna to find an open market in this big square that was a forum in the roman period. the palace ducale is here.

Thank annamaria2470
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Tourists writing here will tell you that this is a great place to shop, eat, and take photographs. I live in Mantua, so my perspective is a bit more jaded. You'll inevitably walk here between the rotonda, clock tower, basiica etc. In my experience the...More

2  Thank 312741Juan3939
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