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Mare Nostrum

via Matteo Pescatore, 16, 10124 Turin, Italy (Centro)
011 839 45 43
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Ranked #61 of 2,410 restaurants in Turin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $58 - $101
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Centro
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  • Dutch first
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  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Turkish first
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English first
Lexington, Kentucky
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72 reviews 72 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

This is a restaurant that is really not geared for tourists, so be warned: there is no sign on the street, the menus are in Italian, though they will translate for you (the poster who complained that Americans got menus with no prices missed the point- somebody had done a translation for them; normally the written menu is only in... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

It's a nice fish restaurant with very particular interior design. Before I went I read comments on the internet and discovered that they suck for starters. They have only one starter plate that everyone says is not good, did not try personally. I ate a pasta and a main course. Everyone had one pasta in the begining and they were... More

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Milan, Lombardia, Italy
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69 reviews 69 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013 via mobile

Yes, doubtful as I was, when my business partners told me about a "fish" dinner in Turin.., I was really pleased to find a nice, informal, warm restaurant. The service was easygoing but accurate, and the girls serving us very knowledgeable. The appetisers were tasty and well prepared, he Cappellini with muscles and sea urchin, delicious The tuna steak juicy... More

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W.Vlaanderen
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49 reviews 49 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

Went there with some colleagues, and they mentioned it's one of the better (if not best) fish restaurants in Torino. Just 100 meters away from the grand Piazza Vittorio Veneto, where you can park in the underground parking garage. The restaurant is not big, so fortunately we had made reservations. The menu is in Italian only, but the staff could... More

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Liberec, Czech Republic
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52 reviews 52 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Actually if you loo for a save place in Turin and you like fish, you can not do anything wrong by going to Mare Nostrum. It is suited for a romantic evening (if your partner eats fish) or a business dinner. The place is easy to find, near the town center. The cuisine is essentially around fish, cooked with finesse... More

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Turin, Italy
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123 reviews 123 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013 via mobile

I was there some month ago and it was a great experience. We ate a lot of fantastic starters: I can suggest to try all of them both hot and cold. Then I ate a very fantastic fried fish: it was good and even if fried it was very light! The dessert was a fantastic experience egg flip! All the... More

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Chobham, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

A local business colleague of mine invited me to dinner at this seafood restaurant this week and what an excellent choice! Perfectly executed simple fish dishes in an ancient Torino atmosphere. The service was super friendly and the wait staff was happy to walk me through the menu in English, (No English menu to me is always a great sign... More

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Grenoble, France
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35 reviews 35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

Absolutely nice. we went with some friends who have been previously in this restaurant and they have recommended it. Now it's my turn to do the same. You have just to follow the indication of the personnel. Dishes are very good , very fresh and in good proportion. Explainations are given about the ingredients. Wines are goods and in accodance... More

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brighton
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

Tucked away near the river this is a little\ oasis of Calm with top quality food and exerlent servoce

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Torino
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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

I ate dinner here a couple weeks back. The food (it's a fish restaurant) was very good. It did take a while to get to us so I suggest getting an appetizer or you'll be sitting with out food for a while. The service was great. I had a very nice young lady as my server, but one of the... More

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