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Beautiful old town and shopping.

There are many choices of food in this area. You can sit and enjoy the old town while enjoying a... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2017
Town centre

Unique and picturesque, there are plenty of shops and restaurants in Place Pury. Right on the edge... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2017
Xanthe D
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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“kebab” (2 reviews)
“lovely place” (2 reviews)
“old town” (4 reviews)
Downtown, Neuchatel 2010, Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

There are many choices of food in this area. You can sit and enjoy the old town while enjoying a coffee or Kebab! If you are looking for some unique shops, you will find them here. You'll also run in to some free wifi in...More

Thank Amy1918
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Unique and picturesque, there are plenty of shops and restaurants in Place Pury. Right on the edge of the lake means there's harbour views, and the public transport is regular and reliable.

Thank Xanthe D
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This is the square where everyone meets. There are some good restaurants and some old shops and banks here and it is where the trolley buses leave from to all corners of Neuchatel

Thank 362Richardb362
Reviewed 2 June 2016

It's the center avenue of the village, lovely place with some shops, restaurants(take away, kebabs, etc.. )

Thank TheCashWhisperer
Reviewed 18 May 2016

It is the center of the village, where we can arrange a meeting, take the most of transports. It is nothing special. Could be more careful with cultural and architectural sights.

Thank fz6motor
Reviewed 16 March 2016

It is the heart of Neuchatel! Old buildings, shops, restaurants, cafes and the transportation station (bus and tram)...It takes around 2 hours to walk through it, have a nice lunch and have a peak on the lake! :)

Thank Dsd121
Reviewed 25 August 2015

central location where you can find most of the buses and trams. Have some historical backgrounds, with nice old buildings and shops. But the place is quite crowded, which i think make it becomes average. So, nothing really special.

Thank kpadra
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

This place is the central place of the city. From there you have acces to the bus and tram station. They drive you wherever you need. Nice buiĺdings and a lot of people hanging around when the weather is nice

Thank Mitchi121
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Trolley bus hub - fine tearooms nearby - local market - cosy creperie & good restaurants nearby - access to banks, small shops and major stores - just across from tram to Boudry, and the Esplanade -

Thank boomerang_10
Reviewed 5 July 2015

nothing special just a nice place to have coffee if you are in neuchâtel Close to the shop and the lake

Thank Roland S
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