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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The square is a lovely place to visit on the way to Girona Cathedral - there are plenty of benches to sit on so a visit here doesn't have to cost a lot. The gelato is lovely if you fancy something refreshing that won't break...More

Thank Elle1nad
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Visited Girona with my family for annual holiday, was not disappointed. Everything about Plaça de la Independencia was pleasing from the many restaurants to my favourite ice cream shop - la Bombonera - yum yum

Thank olivera1949
Reviewed August 12, 2018

This is a really vibrant and pretty location in Girona, and the whole area is surrounded by a wide range of different eateries and restaurants where you can stop, enjoy a coffee, a drink or a meal and just take in the feel of the...More

Thank Brad M
Reviewed August 8, 2018

This is the large central square, across the river from the old quarter. The restaurants vary from low to mid level, prices are right. There is also (of course) gelato.

Thank danlb00ne
Reviewed July 27, 2018

Great for taking some sun, drinks, ice cream and various tapas restaurants. Always has a lively atmosphere and great for people watching

Thank lynncarr2016
Reviewed July 25, 2018

While the plaza itself is impressive for its architecture (and the public restrooms available at the north end), 90 % of the surrounding restaurants are dreadful tourist traps. I notice that over the passing years, most of them have changed repeatedly. The exceptions that are...More

Thank Cecil G
Reviewed July 20, 2018

A nice place to sit and have a drink or eat an ice cream. Plenty of bars situated in the shade of the arcades.

Thank bjnomads
Reviewed July 13, 2018

There are benches to sit around this square with a lovely statue that is the focal point of the plaza. Restaurants border each side of the square, but we didn't eat here. We stopped to rest before crossing the river to the old town.

Thank VKauf2014
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

We made a evening walk in the old town of Girona and visited the plaza on the way back to the hotel. Is very close to the river and lovely place to have a beer and enjoyed some delicious tapas or have a coffee with...More

Thank Angel A
Reviewed June 19, 2018

I confess to preferring the winding cobbled streets on the other side of the river, but this is a great easy place to eat and people watch. Lots of cocktail opportunities too.

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