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Il Pesce d'oro

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via Catalogna 12 | Alghero, 07041 Alghero, Sardinia, Italy
+39 079 952602
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12:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Wed - Mon 12:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Description: Piatti tipici di mare Cucina espressamente mediterranea

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Seafood, of course!

In this simple restaurant you will be able to taste a good variety of seafood, prepared in a simple but tasty way. On the menu also some meat options, for those who do not fancy seafood. The reastaurant is quite popular, so it is better to have a reservation.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
Fabe83
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Milan, Italy
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Doing business
  • Entertaining clients
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Milan, Italy
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40 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

In this simple restaurant you will be able to taste a good variety of seafood, prepared in a simple but tasty way. On the menu also some meat options, for those who do not fancy seafood. The reastaurant is quite popular, so it is better to have a reservation.

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Newcastle, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Sadly, not what we expected or were looking forward to as frequent eaters of freshly caught fish. The whole fish looked & smelled fresh on presentation but the grilling was poor as was that of the squid . No flavour or freshness as you would expect of what we saw & chose. Both fillets differed in size & we could... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Local's restaurant offering fabulous pasta, pizza and fish! We had a lovely table outside for dinner (a little hot as it was enclosed). The meal began with reasonably priced wine and an extensive menu. The waiter recommended the macaroni with prawns and aubergine which was to die for! The only issue was it took over 40 minutes between ordering our... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Il Pesce d'oro is a very popular place, also with locals, offering the standard Sardinian dishes and pizza. You chose yourself the fish you want to eat. The Vongole was delicious as well as the grilled fish. Pizzas ok. The restaurant itself is very basic. Food quality prevails over decoration.

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Angers, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

This was the first restaurant we went to after landing and it was no dissapointment. Their seafood is very good and so was the typical sardinian wine our waiter suggested. The staff speaks English and if you're lucky even Spanish or French. One tip: many fresh fish dishes go by the weight, something we didn't quit understand untill we saw... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

I will remember the taste of my linguine with crayfish forever - absolutely divine taste & beautifully presented on the plate. A great local white wine to accompany the meal. Followed by coffee & grappa night-cap. Heavenly!

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Epping, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

This is an amazing fish restaurant and very popular with locals and tourists. It is very busy so booking is essential to avoid disappointment. Even if your not a fish fan there are alternatives on the menu but the fish dishes are absolutely delicious. Its not cheap but definitely value for money for the quality of the food

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Very busy restaurant as stated in previous reviews. Despite booking a table we were positioned at a table literally in the path of the waiters coming from the kitchen. Too many tables and too cramped. While we got our very nice pizzas within 15 minutes which was grand, the table beside us who were seated at the same time ordered... More 

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We found this to be te best restaurant we went to in Alghero in reklation to its price/quality ratio. Good simple dishes wide menu. Pizzas are very good, large and tasty. Good wine at reassonable prices. Very popular so advise you to book.

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Haarlemmermeer, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Good , large pizza in a vibrant bustling retaurant , just outside the old town. Good value. Suggest you reserve as it is very popular.

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Additional Information about Il Pesce d'oro

Address: via Catalogna 12 | Alghero, 07041 Alghero, Sardinia, Italy
Phone Number: +39 079 952602
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sardinia  >  Province of Sassari  >  Alghero
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 12:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 12:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Italian, Chowder, Pizza

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: via Catalogna 12 | Alghero, 07041 Alghero, Sardinia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sardinia  >  Province of Sassari  >  Alghero
  • Phone Number: +39 079 952602

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Italian, Chowder, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Doing business, Entertaining clients

Description

Piatti tipici di mare Cucina espressamente mediterranea
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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