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La Ghiacciaia

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Lungoporto Antonio Gramsci 93, Civitavecchia, Italy
+39 0766.34248
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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  • 33
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 13
    Poor
  • 23
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
A nice respite from sightseeing

We stumbled upon the restaurant while touring the town, and were drawn to the free Wi-Fi signs. We ordered lunch and drinks and updated our email. The Wi-Fi was slow! The bruschetta was as good as any I've had and the sea food salad the second best I've ever tasted. The view of the harbor was a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 27, 2014
Marlene M
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Manasquan, NJ
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  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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115 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Manasquan, NJ
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74 reviews 74 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

We stumbled upon the restaurant while touring the town, and were drawn to the free Wi-Fi signs. We ordered lunch and drinks and updated our email. The Wi-Fi was slow! The bruschetta was as good as any I've had and the sea food salad the second best I've ever tasted. The view of the harbor was a real photo op.... More 

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Roma
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

I was on my way to Sardinia and had an overnight in Civitavecchia to catch the ferry, I went to La Ghiacciaia for dinner, it was a lovely warm evening and the restaurant location is perfect, overlooking the harbour, I looked at the dishes coming out to the tables before sitting down and the food did not look that bad.... More 

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

It is with some dismay and disgust that I have to write about this restaurant, my family and friends were on cruise holiday and we were in Civitavecchia on 22nd October 2014 and after having a walk about we decided that we would like some lunch and after looking at several restaurants we choose this one and when seated we... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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93 reviews 93 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

This restaurant is in a lovely situation overlooking the port. I felt very content sitting outside sipping a glass of wine on a sunny afternoon until the food arrived. I had ordered the "carne menu touristica" at 18e and did not expect much but they did not even reach those. I had to fight the first course of lasagne as... More 

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edinburgh
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100 reviews 100 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Cruising the Med we stumbled across this amazing restaurant situated on the seafront in Civitavecchia. This couple sure know how to run a business. Maximillano is a true gentleman and his life is enriching. He's an 80's guy just loving his lady and business. Barry White overtones whilst looking out to sea along with the greatest pizza and pasta we... More 

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Inverell, Australia
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68 reviews 68 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Looking for somewhere to eat on a Wednesday night we came across La Ghiscciaia on the waterfront. Our group of four started with the antipasto (earth) for all of us and what a great presentation and taste. There is also the antipasto (seafood) version. Two had pasta with seafood for mains, whilst 2 had vegetatian pizza's. The seafood pasta was... More 

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toronto
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

we started our trip in italy with a stop in civitavecchia. at the recommendation of our hotel we arrived at this lovely waterfront restaurant. we were seated in the outdoor patio for our group of 6. there was a local group dinner being hosted in the interior of the restaurant so we managed to squeeze in before they started the... More 

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Milton keynes
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Our last day in Italy spent in Civitavecchia until our flight in the evening. Found this restaurant and initially only stopped for a drink, but as it began to fill up with locals and saw the wonderful food being brought out decided to stay for lunch. Good decision, delicious bruschetta with tomatoes (that taste like tomatoes and not what we... More 

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Woodbridge
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77 reviews 77 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

This restaurant is overlooking the water in Civitavecchia. There were all Italian families eating at this restaurant, a sign it was a good local restaurant. The pizzas are big as are the salads and so yummy. The house wine was fine. The prices were not inexpensive, but the ingredients were fresh and well done. We ate al fresco and the... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

Great, really great. Had me fooled with the touristic look in front of the bay. Barely a couple of tourists were there, the rest were Italian families with all the great excesses of local ordering..."I feel like .... and bring us a variety of... and we let you know when to stop" I envy the Mediterranean culture! why we don't... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Lungoporto Antonio Gramsci 93, Civitavecchia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Rome  >  Civitavecchia
  • Phone Number: +39 0766.34248

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