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Porto Antico

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Viale Italia 9, La Spezia, Italy
0187779048
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12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Ristorante altamente specializzato nel pesce. Cucina innovativa sempre con...
Ristorante altamente specializzato nel pesce. Cucina innovativa sempre con occhio di riguardo alla tradizione. Cotture semplici e immediate. Segnalato nelle migliori guide dei ristoranti ( Accademia della cucina italiana, Gambero Rosso, Espresso, Fuoricasello, La gola in tasca).Nel 2009 intera pagina a noi dedicata dal critico enogastronomico Gianna Mura sul 'Venerdì di Republica', rivista su distribuzione nazionale.Eccellente carta dei vini. Punto di riferimento per la città per rapporto qualità/prezzo
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Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 39
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Not busy for a reason

The good quality of the food was marred by the high prices and the lackluster service, especially considering we were only two tables on a Wednesday evening. Good food in a nice setting in a nice location does not always make for a great dining experience.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 11, 2013
Malcolm G
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Mississauga, Canada
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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82 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Mississauga, Canada
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

The good quality of the food was marred by the high prices and the lackluster service, especially considering we were only two tables on a Wednesday evening. Good food in a nice setting in a nice location does not always make for a great dining experience.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

I just found Italians to be the kind of people who say 'If we are going to do it, then we will do it right', and that is what Porto Antico is all about. I saw my pizza get made from scratch, laying out the dough to the fresh ingredients and local vegetables, herbs etc, to being put into the... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2011

No doubt the food here was of the highest quality and tasted very authentic. However it is pricey and the service and atmosphere could be better

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Placentia, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2011

Our hotel clerk recommended this restaurant and we went back and hugged her! The elegant (but comfortable) decor, the delightful staff, and the incredible food made for a meal to remember. My dad had the fish stew and it was chock full of every type of seafood you could imagine and an excellent broth. My sister and I had pasta/seafood... More 

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La Spezia, Italy
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34 reviews 34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2010

Excellent seafood and fresh fish

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Viale Italia 9, La Spezia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Province of La Spezia  >  La Spezia
  • Phone Number: 0187779048

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 51 - 67
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Description

Ristorante altamente specializzato nel pesce. Cucina innovativa sempre con occhio di riguardo alla tradizione. Cotture semplici e immediate. Segnalato nelle migliori guide dei ristoranti ( Accademia della cucina italiana, Gambero Rosso, Espresso, Fuoricasello, La gola in tasca).Nel 2009 intera pagina a noi dedicata dal critico enogastronomico Gianna Mura sul 'Venerdì di Republica', rivista su distribuzione nazionale.Eccellente carta dei vini. Punto di riferimento per la città per rapporto qualità/prezzo
Open Hours
Monday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?