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Spianada

Kapodistriou Street, Corfu Town 49100, Greece
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Ranked #8 of 11 attractions in Corfu Town
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Activities: City walk sightseeing
Description: A large public square full of trees; a great destination on lazy afternoons.
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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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133 reviews 133 reviews
26 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

This is at one end of a series of park-like grassy areas which stretch from the southern end of the bay. We wanted to see the old cricket pitch, dating from the days of British administration. All that remains is the strip. On one occasion we saw some cricket taking place, so it is still used. Along one side of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Stayed in Corfu for ten days. Was with newly weds and also two little ones so wanted a place that catered to all of us. Spianada was perfect - great people watching spot for the square, super friendly staff that helped entertain the kids, ice cold glasses for refreshing beers and a very delicious menu! We made our daily visits... More

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London
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339 reviews 339 reviews
99 attraction reviews
631 helpful votes 631 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Lovely cafe with a wide range of snacks, full meals and drinks. Great atmosphere and staff, despite the very touristy location. Would return.

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Gateshead, England
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230 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

We spent an hour sitting in the covered area of one of the cafes, Europe Café, having a drink and looking out across the 'square'. This was an afternoon and it was hot and we really enjoyed watching the world go by. Afterwards we walked across the square towards the Old Fortress and had a quick look at the few... More

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

A delightful dinning experience provided by charming , welcoming staff. The food was exceptionally prepared by both owners and served by a really first class waiter who was knowledgeable of the town's history and took time to chat and was interested in our holiday experiences. We dined at the Spianada on two evenings and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. We would... More

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Hollywood UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

A beautiful square with an expanse of grass which is used as a cricket pitch. Would be fascinating to watch a game being played given the proximity of the parked cars! An interesting mix of architecture. The Liston is an especially fine colonnade running along the western side of the Spianada.

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Athens, Greece
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

Felt a bit like being in Italy hanging walking around the Spiniada, Lots of restaurants and a terific atmosphere with amazing views. Lots of great photo opportunities and good place t have a nice dinner and drinks.

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

So romantic , croudy yet modest, beautiful faces from all around the world, day starts in Corfu here and ends here, a definite must on your one with your loved one or with your noisy group, you will have a grea tme

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

We have been to the Spianada Cafe few times during our visit to Corfu in July and each time the food was great .The appetizers were amazing. One morning we stop for breakfast , the various cheese omelet and the presentation was incredible. We recommend this place to anyone who visits Corfu Town.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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209 helpful votes 209 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

Firstly let me say I was disappointed with the "Liston" I was expecting more from what I had read, basically just expensive Cafes and restaurants either under the arches or across the road by the side of the park. The park and surrounding area was much better, the Palace of St George and St Michael, the large and green park... More

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