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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
22 Sep 2017
“not as overcrowded as "Piazza Duomo"”
27 Jul 2017
“Nice square”
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Piazza Mercanti, Milan, Italy
Centro Storico
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Love these old markets, like the one in Bruge, BE we saw decades ago, the ones in Venice proper, and on the Lido, and South, bu bus and ferry at Chioggia, and others all over the UK.

Thank Jim J
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

You got into a different world. Much less crowded and you fins yourself in the middle ages. The houses here around are something to look at. It is a nice place.

Thank 545medva
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Beautiful square, adjacent to the Duomo square, but much less crowded. Filled with nice restaurants and shops. Very historic and beautiful architecture. Worth checking out.

1  Thank Aleksandar S
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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

A narrow little square where you can take a breath from the crowded Duomo or Galleria that are nearby. We were here in the morning, so there were not too many places open, there is a small souvenir shop there.

Thank Mina M
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

It's nice to break away from the crowd nearby areas and get in this little square. It was half under restoration and not too much info available.

Thank Anfrist
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Not far away from "Piazza Duomo" this litte quite place is less overcrowded - relax with some snacks and koffee in one of small cafeterias around and watch rushing urban and touristic life around

Thank Christian S
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Not so crowded as the nearby Piazza del Duomo, this little square was the heart of the city in the medieval times. At the time, there were six entry points to the square, each connected to a different trade. Today, it is pretty quiet place...More

Thank Borzov
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

Piazza Mercanti is a nice little square, only a few minutes from the central square where the Milan cathedral is located. This small square does not have the "life" the Duomo square possesses, but it hosts a number of impressive old buildings, or palaces that...More

1  Thank Dimitris L
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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

A more historical location to be served a traditional Milanese meal open air is hard to imagine . Delicious food , extensive menu and wine list, attentive service. Away from the madding crowds and pedestrian thoroughfares but surrounded by monumental architecture and next to the...More

Thank Jon M
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

A small piazza right near the Duomo. Less than a 5 minute walk from the Duomo is this tiny piazza where I felt transposed back to Italy 800 years earlier. There is an old town hall there dating from 1233, my book told me, nearby...More

Thank finesilver
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Centro Storico
The pulsating core of Milan is in Centro. Duomo Square
is enclosed by the gothic cathedral, the historic icon
of Milan. However, shopping is what draws most crowds
to this area. The classy and versatile Galleria
Vittorio Emanuele II with luxury boutiques and high
quality restaurants will turn any shopping or lunch
expedition into a royal experience. Head to the
rooftop of the flagship La Rinascente to enjoy the
...More
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