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Mare Nostrum

#101 of 2,618 Restaurants in Turin
Certificate of Excellence
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Centro
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via Matteo Pescatore, 16, 10124 Turin, Italy
011 839 45 43
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8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 260
    Excellent
  • 185
    Very good
  • 48
    Average
  • 16
    Poor
  • 13
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Top quality

wow wow wow. From attentive passionate staff to Amazing dishes. Ask for the managers recommendations and you will have a great meal. Antipasto amazing, fish fantastico and vino perfecto. So good you go and fall in love with Italy. Please Mr manager keep the passion. Rustic deco. Great... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 15, 2015
David C
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Northampton, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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English first
Northampton, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

wow wow wow. From attentive passionate staff to Amazing dishes. Ask for the managers recommendations and you will have a great meal. Antipasto amazing, fish fantastico and vino perfecto. So good you go and fall in love with Italy. Please Mr manager keep the passion. Rustic deco. Great atmosphere.Worth every penny. Can I take it back home. Heaven on every... More 

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Sant'Ambrogio di Torino, Italy
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Excellent dinner, a little expensive, but worth the price. All nicely cooked recipes. Fresh fish. Interesting large sets of small appetizers. Some of the pasta are excellent. Huge mix of fried "paranza" fish.

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Daventry, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Attentive service, staff are passionate about the food they serve which is great. A bit expensive, but worth it as a treat! It is worth booking in advance as they are often full, even mid week

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London
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413 reviews 413 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
226 helpful votes 226 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

In the wonderfully appropriate Via Matteo Pescatore, this is an unusual thing in Turin - a specialist fish restaurant. Located near the Piazza Vittoria Veneto, it looks like a hole in the wall but is surprisingly large inside. It was pretty empty when we arrived at 8pm but by 8.45 it was completely packed, with a mixture of locals and... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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101 reviews 101 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 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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10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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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90 reviews 90 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 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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57 reviews 57 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 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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Stuttgart, Germany
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71 reviews 71 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 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
73 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: via Matteo Pescatore, 16, 10124 Turin, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Turin  >  Turin>  > Centro
  • Neighborhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: 011 839 45 43

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 58 - 101
  • Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?