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La Pentola d'Oro

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Via Pelliccia Snc, 89861 Tropea, Italy
0963 607073
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
tasty modern italian

Everything was nice and cooked with quality. Was unlucky with the last forkful .. there was some sand in the final part of the squid that ruin the delicious dinner. In any case overall the best restaurant I visited in Tropea.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 13, 2014
fioretto
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  • Late Night
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Everything was nice and cooked with quality. Was unlucky with the last forkful .. there was some sand in the final part of the squid that ruin the delicious dinner. In any case overall the best restaurant I visited in Tropea.

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Melbourne, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

What a great find, even before we ate the prosecco was the best I'd ever had - cold and fizzy, and the food was delicious especially their gnocchi, all made on the premises. Vincenzo our host made us especially welcome and it was no trouble to make changes to the menu to suit our tastes. We went twice.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Luckily we stumbled across this restaurant having only one night in Tropea. Great atmosphere, excellent food and the service was fantastic...thanks Vincent!

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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Food quality was good and the seafood was terrific. Staff had a bit of an attitude, but overall it was a pleasant experience.

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Toronto, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

It's a super cute little restaurant. The small strip of patio in the front is much nicer than the three tables they have on the back patio. Inside is also very quaint. The food is excellent - very authentic Calabrese - and reasonably priced. We found that we didn't like the food in Tropea much at all as most of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

I had lunch with my husband. Location is good and interior as well. We tried appetizer calabrese , that was big and good, especially tropea's onion bruschetta. After I tried shrimps served again with onion and that was tasty. My husband took a fileja alla tropeana that was typical local pasta that we recommend to try there. Service was usually... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We loved it so much, we came for lunch & dinner! Superb pasta w/ clams and tuna tartare flavored with honey and toasted almonds. The tall waiter (Francesco?) was helpful, welcoming, and made great wine recommendations. Excellent experience all around.

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Matthews, North Carolina
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42 reviews 42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

My wife and I dined at La Pentola d'oro on 4 July 2014. The restaurant is located off the beaten path on a quaint lightly traveled side street that seemed to be a short cut for local residents. It featured several outdoor tables, which is where we dined, but featured an indoor area which looked very intimate and was very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Great food , great service. We ate here twice and the food and service were of the same standard each night. Great Italian food.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

This restaurant is located in a beautiful narrow street in the vicinity of the main square of Tropea. It has very unique atmosphere with only a few tables located right on the street. The food was delicious. It was one of the best pasta and dessert we had during our stay in Tropea and believe me we visited many restaurants... More 

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  • Address: Via Pelliccia Snc, 89861 Tropea, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Calabria  >  Province of Vibo Valentia  >  Tropea
  • Phone Number: 0963 607073

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