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Place Parlement

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Neighbourhood: Rue Sainte-Catherine
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Address: Bordeaux, France
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A pretty town square lined with shops and outdoor cafes.

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Amazing local area to visit and stay.

We stayed in apartment opposite the Cathedral for 4 nights. The Place is filled with restaurants and small supermarkets. Plenty of choices of places to dine. It is very popular... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 October 2016
KTT62
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Brisbane, Australia
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Brisbane, Australia
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65 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We stayed in apartment opposite the Cathedral for 4 nights. The Place is filled with restaurants and small supermarkets. Plenty of choices of places to dine. It is very popular with the locals and has a good vibe for visitors to get the local feel for the area. Stayed here as it is in 20 minutes walking distance to the... More 

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merseyside
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Plenty of authentic places to eat and drink amazing atmosphere. Lots of different types of restaurants. We chose Italian Mama Mia

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Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

One of the really pretty spots of Bordeaux. Great for a drink, lunch, or dinner in a beautiful setting.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

We went here one night as it had been recommended by the hotel, when we got there it was very busy and had lots of places too eat, we looked around and found that it seemed to be very expensive for what you could order, we also saw that a lot of the restaurants advertised in English. We don't mind... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

This is quite a large square that is serviced by public transport and has Cafes to take a break, watch the constant parade of people and plan your next walk.

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County Waterford, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Ate a dreadful lunch here, surly waitress and slow. Had to send uncooked fish back and just warm chicken which was chewy and reheated. Why do they think foreigners are so stupid?

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Chipping Campden, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Bustling little square surrounded by attractive buildings and a host of cafes. Excellent place for aperitif and people watching

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Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

The activity here is amazing and full of the unexpected - from street musicians, dancers and exotic cars - and just people watching. Stop at one of the many street cafe's and just ... observe.

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Peachland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

During our 2 day trip to Bordeaux we used the Place Parlement as our go to place for restaurants and shopping. Lots of people around, you can people watch while enjoying a glass of Bordeaux and rest your feet after a day of sightseeing.

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

This square is closed by 4 Haussman buildings, and full of restaurants. Very lively it is located in the middle of the social life of Bordeaux

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