We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ristorante Da Mario

Via Luigi Bianchi, 19 | Porta a Lucca, 56123 Pisa, Italy
050 551349
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #16 of 727 restaurants in Pisa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $26 - $45
Cuisines: Italian
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Siamo aperti a pranzo e cena e chiusi la domenica per turno.
Write a Review

286 reviews from our community

89% Recommend
    178
    77
    21
    7
    3
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 NEW

We have been at this place with our family just few days back and were really hungry after a full day travel. This restaurant have been recommended by our hosts at the b&b. The service was really fast, food was good. We have had seafood risotto, fried shrimps and squids, risotto nero, spagetti pomodoro and tagliatelle with shrimp. All was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hovik, Norway
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

This time, it was our turn to "loose". We went there because of the positive critics on TA, but why have so many written so very well about this restaurant? We had ham and melone as a starter which was good, but nothing more.Then we continued with a tuna fish carpacchio. Together with a bottle of red wine in total... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
serenina2, Proprietario at Ristorante Da Mario, responded to this review
Google Translation

Ho la copia della sua ricevuta fiscale e il tagliando del pagamento con la carta di credito.I nostri piatti sono... More

2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We really enjoyed our meal here. It's only a short walk fr the leaning tower and the place is clean and spacious. Get the seafood soup it's delicious! The owners are adorable and very sweet. They even gave us free espresso and olive oil. If Andrea Bocelli can eat here it'd definitely good enough for me.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

We were searching a place to eat and we foind this restaurant. I liked the warmness of the place and also the wualoty of products. This is extraordinary! Eat here of you ever visit pisa.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pisa, Italy
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

The restaurant is run by a family from Taranto, so there is Apulian influence in the kitchen. The fish we had was good, in particular the tuna steak ("tagliata di tonno") that I had. They try to have interesting wines. The menu isn't large, but has a reasonable choice. The prices are more or less aligned with current prices, but... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Paris, France
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We went twice to Mario's during our week's holiday in April 2014. Mario and his staff are lovely and welcoming. The children were taught some Italian (and so did the adults), the food was simple but good. The atmosphere made us feel at home and welcome. Would definitely recommend!

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Casale
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013 via mobile

Christmas holiday...trip back to Salerno. First time in Pisa... Good service. Try the Toscano appetizer. Great wild boar with Chianti wine. Fried codfish good... Warm welcome done by the owner, a great lady!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Southampton, United Kingdom
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

Went there after reading the reviews but was disappointed. Only one waitrees on a Saturday evening, so the service was poor. Food was ok for the money.Lacking atmosphere and decorated like a cafe. I think it is living on its past reputation.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hong Kong
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

After visiting Torre Pendente area, we went to Da Mario for lunch. My wife did many research about restaurants from web food forum like Tripadvisor before the trip, she finally chose Da Mario. Nice service, good food for all and good value of money. Food was amazing delicious, everything was fresh and simply prepared. The three of us, we ordered... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Vero Beach, Florida
Top Contributor
118 reviews 118 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

We were trying to avoid the tourist traps close to the Tower etc, and stumbled upon Da Mario by chance. Having just spent time in Emila-Romagna, and being from Florida, we were missing seafood. We arrived a little late for lunch but they were very welcoming of us, and we were happy to hear lots of Italian being spoken in... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Ristorante Da Mario also viewed

Pisa, Province of Pisa
Pisa, Province of Pisa
 
Pisa, Province of Pisa
Pisa, Province of Pisa
 

Been to Ristorante Da Mario? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Ristorante Da Mario, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing