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Porto Antico

$$$$
Italian, Chowder, Soups
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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: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Reservations
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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  • 40
    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
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:
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
  • Doing business
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English first
Mississauga, Canada
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145 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 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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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
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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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 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, Chowder, Soups

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Romantic, Doing business

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?