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Osteria San Paolo

Via San Paolo, 16, 56100 Pisa, Italy
+39 050 501194
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Ranked #14 of 728 Restaurants in Pisa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The Osteria San Paolo was born from the experience of Carlo Bibbiani, famous for founding one of the most famous patisseries in Pisa, and is located in a quiet and elegant place in the center of Pisa, near the beautiful church of San Paolo a ripa d'Arno after which the restaurant is named. The philosophy behind the Osteria San Paolo aims at creating a both elegant and welcoming atmosphere where customers can enjoy the excellent seafood and land first courses enriched by the imagination of our versatile chef. The target of Osteria San Paolo is being able to surprise the customers with flavors that are both simple and innovative so that your experience can be unique and unforgettable. Whether your choice falls on meat or fish, Osteria San Paolo will be able to surprise you with products of indisputable quality. A word of advice: do not satisfy your appetite with all the main dishes, as it would be a shame not to taste the home-made cake! All the proof of a pudding is in the eating: you will not be disappointed by our excellent price/quality ratio.
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istanbul
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241 reviews 241 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
261 helpful votes 261 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 NEW

One street away from our hotel bologna, open 19.30 for dinner. We had an exellent sea food testing menu. Sea food pasta and steak. All were exellent. With chianti wine we paid 75.- euro which was more than we expect, but it worth.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014 via mobile

Great local fare, reasonably priced and fantastic staff came together for a wonderful dining experience for us. Yes, we will be dining here again. Hopefully soon.

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Rijswijk, Holland
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96 reviews 96 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

This restaurant was also recommended by Hotel Bologna and even though it was not as good as Historia Le Repubbliche Marinare it is still worth a visit.

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Odense
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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Off the beaten track quite close to the train station, seems to be popular with the locals. Had mixed starters - with at twist, not the usual cold cuts. Friendly and welcoming staff. Did not have their bistecca Fiorentine, but it looked amazing! Recommended!

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Sioux City, Iowa, United States
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We went for lunch in late September 2014 after visiting the Leaning Tower. It was a little bit of a walk from the Leaning Tower of Pisa, but it was definitely worth it! We were early so there were very few diners at the restaurant at the time. My partner tried the "catch of the day" and was very delighted... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

It was a great pleasure to have dinner in this nice place... Foods were very delicious and the staff is very kind . Price is normal regarding quality. Pisa lovers should definitely try this place..

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Fort McMurray, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

The food was fresh, home made and made to order. The servers were polite and knowledgeable. A beautiful restaurant experience in Pisa.

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Newport, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We had several people suggest this restaurant. The food was nice, not outstanding but nice. The interior is pleasant, location good.

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Cividale del Friuli, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We wanted something special during our trip to Pisa and so choose the San Paolo, located on a side street not too far from our hotel. The service and décor were both quite good, and both of us enjoyed our meal. I had the seabass and my wife the fritti misti. We paid a bit more than we expected, but... More

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Birmingham, UK
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

A the previous review has stated the food is top notch however the service is pretty poor. The waiters are friendly and helpful however they just leave it too long in-between seeing if you are ready to order, ready for more wine etc. This place would be so much better with a little more attention to detail.

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Additional Information about Osteria San Paolo

Address: Via San Paolo, 16, 56100 Pisa, Italy
Phone Number: +39 050 501194
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Pisa  >  Pisa
Cuisine: Italian

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