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San Gavino

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Chowder, Pizza, Mediterranean, Pasta, Soups
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Piazza Marconi, 12a, 07046 Porto Torres, Sardinia, Italy
+39 079 510300
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Description: Ai piedi della scalinata della basilica Turritana, immerso nelle sue...
Ai piedi della scalinata della basilica Turritana, immerso nelle sue suggestioni medioevali, si trova il ristorante San Gavino.Un luogo accogliente ed elegante in cui potrete soddisfare il vostro gusto ed assaporare i migliori vini locali. Qui a San Gavino troverete tutti i tipici piatti di mare e di terra che la Sardegna è capace di offrire. E una pizzeria pluripremiata per qualità e originalità.Il locale ha un’ampia e ventilata veranda immersa nel verde e sale interne intime e fresche in cui ospitare i vostri pranzi e le vostre cene
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  • 25
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A hidden garden restaurant in the centre of Porte Torres

We followed tripadvisor's reviews and we were not disappointed at all. We reserved a table and we were lucky after some smiles and nice words to get it in the garden. The manager and the waitress were both charming and extremely welcoming. They went the extra mile on every single request that we... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2015
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

We followed tripadvisor's reviews and we were not disappointed at all. We reserved a table and we were lucky after some smiles and nice words to get it in the garden. The manager and the waitress were both charming and extremely welcoming. They went the extra mile on every single request that we had. Service is of high standard in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

This is one of the best, maybe the best resataurant in Porto Torres. Very friendly staff and great meals. The restaurant also has a fantastic pizzeria section. Booking is recommended.

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County Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

Great food ina lovely setting. By far our highlight of our visit to Porto Torres. If you have to stay in Porto Torres (not recommended), make sure to visit this restaurant

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Caernarfon, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

Having read several of the promising reviews we decided to visit this restaurant. We went early as we had not reserved a table. The service was efficient and the food excellent. It obviously has a good reputation as it was full when we left. A welcoming and vibrant atmosphere. Would certainly visit again.

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Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

On a hot summer evening a table under the trees in the piazza was the perfect place to be. We were glad we booked as the tables filled up quickly and many of the other customers were clearly regulars. The service was friendly and the entire meal was great value for money. My mouth still waters when I think of... More 

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

The San Gavino has all what I expect from an Italian restaurant! Flair with a nice and very friendly service, good seat opportunities inside and outside, a menu with fish, non fish and Pizza (!) and all this in a very nice surrounding. The traditional Italian 'coperto' - in this case it was a pleasure to pay because you get... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012

Had fresh pasta with seafood, crab ravioli, baked fish with tomatoes and potatoes, local wine, mirto. Everything was high quality, from service to food. By the way,I am Italian and I lived before in Sardinia; therefore, I am not a casual tourist. I recommend this restaurant with knowledge.

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Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

Top service, top food good value for money. You have to follow the suggestion of Daniele or Mariella. I'll be back!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

We had a great dinner and great service from the owner, who organised a great tapas to start appr. 8 different small dishes and they were all magnificent. Then we had a fresh fish baked in owen. Delisious. Bravo! Keep it up....

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Milan, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2011

The best food, generous portions and excellent service. Not cheap but affordable, seafood is superb but if you chose to have a simple pizza you won't regret. Do not miss visiting the famous romanic cathedral and its crypt.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Piazza Marconi, 12a, 07046 Porto Torres, Sardinia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sardinia  >  Province of Sassari  >  Porto Torres
  • Phone Number: +39 079 510300

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 17 to 45
  • Cuisine: Chowder, Pizza, Mediterranean, Pasta, Soups

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

Ai piedi della scalinata della basilica Turritana, immerso nelle sue suggestioni medioevali, si trova il ristorante San Gavino.Un luogo accogliente ed elegante in cui potrete soddisfare il vostro gusto ed assaporare i migliori vini locali. Qui a San Gavino troverete tutti i tipici piatti di mare e di terra che la Sardegna è capace di offrire. E una pizzeria pluripremiata per qualità e originalità.Il locale ha un’ampia e ventilata veranda immersa nel verde e sale interne intime e fresche in cui ospitare i vostri pranzi e le vostre cene

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