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via vico giovan battista 75, Forte Dei Marmi, Italy
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Reservations
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 22
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Simply the best restaurant in this area

Eating in Italy all week and went to this restaurant my first night and wanted a perfect dinner my last night so returned and was not disappointed! The food is off the charts, the service the same, the wines chosen for us were perfect and the staff was enjoyable. Some say this is an expensive... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2014
loisduva
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Katonah, New York
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  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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62 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Katonah, New York
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Eating in Italy all week and went to this restaurant my first night and wanted a perfect dinner my last night so returned and was not disappointed! The food is off the charts, the service the same, the wines chosen for us were perfect and the staff was enjoyable. Some say this is an expensive restaurant, but in my opinion,... More 

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Paris, France
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

If you want to have an excellent traditional meal in Forte, go to Madeo. Incredibly fresh fish, cooked in the oven with fresh vegetables are a lovely meal.

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Prague, Czech Republic
Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Forte dei Marmi is an expensive beach resort in Tuscany. Prices are generally high and have been pushed even higher by wealthy Russians. We were staying at the excellent Una Hotel and wanted to venture out locally and try some restaurants. The Una Hotel is about 20 minutes walk from the beach and so there aren’t many local restaurants to... More 

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Århus, Danmark
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

We enjoyed our meal there, as it was good. Though some of the scampi in my seafood salad were not totally fresh. The staffs were friendly, but I'll consider that the service was ok. We can feel that they're very busy pampering the Russian guests at the table beside us then took care of us. We ended up has to... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

Before you get to the downtown crush of Forte dei Marmi, near the exit from the Autostrada there's an innocuous looking little place called Madeo on the right heading for town. If your tastes are very simple, meaning you want simply the best, then this is the place for you. Service is extraordinary, and is subdued in its presence. Be... More 

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St.Petersburg
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

with no view and classic interiers it's all about food / specializing on seafood although Bistecca alla Fiorentina was fantastic as well / very informal and warming atmosphere / perhaps, one of the best restaurants in Forte

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: via vico giovan battista 75, Forte Dei Marmi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Forte Dei Marmi

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  • Cuisine: Seafood

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