Antico Caffè Greco
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- 98%History Buffs
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- Antico Caffè GrecoMember ofHistory BuffsOutdoor EnthusiastsFoodies+ 1First to ReviewJul 04, 2012
Yes, it's hideously touristy but both the place and the location are so steeped in history that it's a must-visit at least once. Stendhal, Goethe, Byron, Franz Liszt, Keats, Henrik Ibsen, Hans Christian Andersen and Felix Mendelssohn are amongst the historical figures who've previously taken tea and cake here. It's not the oldest place of its kind in Italy, that title is held by Cafe Florian in Venice - but only just.Recommended for:History Buffs