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La Lamia

Largo vulcano, 89861 Tropea, Italy
096361274
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Ranked #15 of 103 Restaurants in Tropea
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $22 - $37
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We really liked it here. Wine selection is amazing. We had pasta with porcini which was very nice. Deserts are lovely too. We would definitely come back. We only didn't done here more often because of the price, it could be slightly lower.

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anglesea, australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

We had dinner at La Lamia on the recommendation of our hosts at Portercole B & B. It was our favourite meal during our 25 day visit to Italy. The food was excellent, so tasty and filling. My wife really enjoyed the swordfish. The antipasti dishes are large enough to share and try to fit in dessert. The staff were... More

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Kennesaw
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Food was really good, service equally as good but in a back alley so missing a view. If you have more than one night in Tropea for dinner, would definitely recommend having a meal here. Antipasti was excellent and would rate all other food as very good.

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London, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

More or Less are 4 years that I come To Tropea I have eaten all The restaurants But Just one touched my taste And my heart; Exactly La Lamia!, absorbed in an ancient street of the old town you can taste the authenticity and freshness of the seafood and fish cooked to the proper art!!! Really professional also Service, !!

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London
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Yet another Tropean restaurant set down a small alley way. Top class food against a background of soft jazz. Try the mixed seafood platter as a starter. Almost a meal in itself

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Aiken, SC
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We ate here based on the recommendation of our innkeepers at Portercole B&B. The service was truly exceptional but I must add that we ate when the restaurant was not very busy. We had the fresh catch grilled fish and it was excellent. The antipasti was also excellent. The menu was quite extensive and I didn't notice other diners eating... More

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northampton
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014 via mobile

Nice enclosed courtyard location. Good atmosphere, about 15-20 people there as well when most of rest were dead or closed (during mayoral speeches evening - amazing hours of rhetoric - my tourist advice would be a digression but "just get the raw and overflow sewage outlets out of the sea" !) Menu variations on most of the rest of the... More

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Aiken, South Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Our innkeepers at Portercole B&B sent us to this little jewel. It is quite easy to find and offers outdoor dining should you prefer it to the charming interior. The staff took great pains to make us feel cared for, with a guided tour of the day's catch and recommendations for how the fish could best be prepared. Even with... More

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Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

This is an amazing restaurant in Tropea, Italy. A liittle off the beaten track and behind the tourist traps selling indifferent food and spaghettiwitheverything. The menu is varied and the service excellent. I expressed a liking for the particular olive oil that was used in the restaurant for the bread and, because it is not obtainable in the local shops,... More

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hereford
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54 reviews 54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

We ate at this restaurant three times in one week because the food was so much better than the other three restaurants we dined at. The setting outside is lovely but as it rained on our third visit we were inside which was very cosy and intimate. I loved the local antipasti so much I had to have it two... More

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