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All 98 Monte-Carlo Restaurants

La Trattoria

Le Sporting Monte-Carlo | 26, avenue Princesse Grace, Monte-Carlo 98000, Monaco
+377 98 06 71 71
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Ranked #23 of 98 Restaurants in Monte-Carlo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $60 - $90
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Ideally located in the Monte-Carlo Sporting, La Trattoria, Alain Ducasse's second restaurant in Monaco, overhangs the Mediterranean sea. The Tuscan cuisine offered by the chef Damien Leroux, brings to mind the pleasure of travelling, sharing and simplicity.To tempt you, the buffet proposes more than fifteen antipasti. The restaurant also offers an innovative version of the traditional pizzette Margherita, Napoli and Foccacia di Recco. The "Pasta Corner"/ "Comptoir a pates" composed of fresh and dry pasta promises fine dishes such as Linguine with seafood, Trofie zucchini and beans, Ravioli stuffed with aubergine and ricotta di buffala. La Trattoria will treat you with a unique Italian gourmet moment...
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English first
La Jolla, California
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

What a way to spend a last evening in Monte Carlo...sitting under the grand canopy with great friends, a fine meal, the no quit view and impeccable service!

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137 reviews 137 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

La trattoria is Alain Ducasse's Italian offering in Monaco. For reasons I don't understand some of our fellow residents don't like it dismissing it as 'Frenchmen doing Italian'!! I think it's excellent and the Ducasse spin on the Italian 'standards' really works for me (easily beating the awful Cipriani). The service is great too and the sommeliers super friendly and... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Great atmosphere and beautiful surrounding. Excellent service. However, food and menu wasn't interesting, too simple and the cookies served with the coffee were very bad!

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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Lovely restaurant in Monaco with an awesome view! Good service, good wine and great food.... Trattoria in Italian means "home food" and of course when you travel around Italy these kind of restaurants and very friendly, family feeling and have relatively cheap prices. Not really the same price range (count about 100 EUR per person for food and wine).... But... More

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I was pleasantly surprised to find the food simple, but exceptional. I love Italian food and we were not disappointed. The setting was exceptional and the service, it was exactly what was expected and needed; polite, attentive and they left us alone. This is the restaurant that I recommend you have to go to in Monte Carlo! You will not... More

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Monte-carlo, Monaco
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

It is a restaurant understatement, in appearance simple and easy, with a breathtaking view towards the west, Monaco lights up in front of your eyes as you dine (if you start early). Excellent food is expected and is guaranteed and the icing on the cake is the outstanding service, attentive to detail and alert while not intrusive. To re-visit more... More

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Montreal, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Vacationing in southern France with the whole family, my wife and I decided to take a ''48 hours leave'' and go to Monaco for a romantic gateway. As it was my wife first time here, we wanted to make the best of it and picked the highly touted Ducasse restaurant for our evening. It goes without saying that we had... More

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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

As locals it is always kind of an adventure to visit a restaurant in the country we love so much. Sometimes we are rather demanding, we dislike being seen as tourists (bless them for visiting beautiful Monaco) and the choice of restaurants here is overwhelming. We (my fiancé and future mother-in law) decided for La Trattoria, because we did not... More

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New York City, New York
Top Contributor
142 reviews 142 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

So much potential but really disappointing. A very nice restaurant with a beautiful view. The restaurant was talked up by many people and came highly recommended. The appetizers were a rip off. It was a lot of money for just a tiny amount of food. And none of it was really great. We had fish. The Dover sole was adequate... More

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Sydney Australia
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152 reviews 152 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
203 helpful votes 203 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We were unsure with what to do on our last night in MC, so we looked at reviews and went for La Trattoria....it was great. The appertisers were excellent, small plates that you could share or orer a few fpor yourself. Mains were a mix of traditional italian dishes, pastes, meats etc. The service was excellent the views back across... More

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