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Da Cece

Largo Toroldo Grimaldi 4 | 89861, 89861 Tropea, Italy
0963603219
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Ranked #21 of 103 Restaurants in Tropea
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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London
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66 reviews 66 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

One of the three best in Tropea. Lovely location in a square not far from the top of the steps. Service attentive. Food interesting and good for Tropea (where in the tourist dives one can eat very poorly). A bit over-priced and portions are not gigantic.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We visited this restaurant two years ago and really enjoyed the experience. Unfortunately, this year our visit was very disappointing. . Bad service with a waiter that had a bad attitude. . Then the food arrived in dribs and drabs . And the quility was not very good..Our friends wondered why we had recommended the venue. Then the bill was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Nice restaurant, gorgious food and very good service. If you want to get the best fish of the day ask Nicola. His expertise and passionate suggestions will impress you. Prices in the average. All in all very good.

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Australia
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78 reviews 78 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We went to this restaurant after reading many highly positive reviews, but it did not live up to our expectations. The wine was expensive. The portions for some courses were small. The antipasto was very ordinary and lacked the flair we have enjoyed in other restaurants.

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London, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The food was very good in this restaurant, I loved the flavours and all was very well cooked. Because we visited out of season the restaurant was just getting going for the season so the atmosphere was quite quiet which is the only reason it doesn't get 5 stars.The service was very good, friendly and efficient and we would definitely... More

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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

I came here last year when I was on my own doing an Italian course and I remembered how great the food was and how lovely the waiters are along with the romantic beautiful setting. I returned with my husband this summer and he loved it as much and chose it for our final meal of the holiday. Vincenzo is... More

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London
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

This is a nice place to sit and have a meal, down one of the quieter back streets of the old town. Service is friendly and polite and nothing is rushed, food is of a decent standard, not the best but certainly among the best in the old town, fresh produce cooked well, would certainly recommend for a meal in... More

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London
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

Easily found as signed off to the right of the main road down through the town after the main piazza. Set in a beautiful square the outside space is enclosed by lush green plants the waiter was welcoming and informative. After ordering antipasti rustici we received courtesy of the chef some delicious fried melanzane balls. The antipasti was a delightful... More

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Inverness, California
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100 reviews 100 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

After a disappointing meal at La Pentola D'Oro we tried Da Cece and went back again twice it was so good. This was before we discovered Il Convivio which is even better. The service at Da Cece is delightful and the food delicious and it probably is the best vino rosso della casa in Tropea. Large outdoor seating area that... More

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Baildon, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

We were lucky to get the last table in this restaurant on a busy evening, and boy, were we happy that we did! This was BY FAR the best meal we had during our week long stay in Tropea. If you only visit one restaurant in Tropea, make it this one. The outdoor seating area is absolutely lovely. We had... More

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