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Pizzeria Rizieri

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Via Cesare Battisti 35, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
0584 962053
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Dining options: Late Night, Brunch, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 180
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    Very good
  • 42
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  • 15
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  • 26
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Nice people, good pizza

A popular pizzeria as it seems. We were served very kindly and the pizza tasted good. Be aware that it's not a napoli style pizza, but made with a smoother dough prepared/fried in an oiled pan. Very fillling that is, but nonetheless tasty.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 30, 2015
wichter
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Lucca
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98 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good pizza. The place is always full. Good idea if you want to eat good pizza and with fast service.

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Moscow, Russia
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

Can't judge the service, we used takeaway. The pizza was wonderful: well combined and with juicy sauce, not dry as others do. I strongly recommend this place.

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Thank Rattlemouse
Wotton-under-Edge
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59 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

A wonderful discovery if you want 'authentic!' If you've never eaten cecina, go to da Rizieri to experience this local culinary treat--a great alternative to the also very good pizzas served here, too. For about €23 two people can get 2 generous slices each of cecina, a green salad (enough for two), half a carafe of house wine, water and... More 

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seattle
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314 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 270 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Near the City Hall and the Canal, a small place with wood oven pizza and great fried local calamari.

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Thank laurapoint
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 via mobile

A popular pizzeria as it seems. We were served very kindly and the pizza tasted good. Be aware that it's not a napoli style pizza, but made with a smoother dough prepared/fried in an oiled pan. Very fillling that is, but nonetheless tasty.

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Thank wichter
Lido Di Camaiore, Italy
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66 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Pizza and cecina so good, so fresh and hot, you better blow on it or you will burn your tongue. When your taste buds ask for pizza, this is definitely a choice place. Sometimes it is so busy that you have to elbow your way in to get a table, especially on a Sunday afternoon. The crust is incomparable. Satisfying... More 

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59 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

Real pizza from wood fired oven, great and delicious pasta and some seafood comes along with a very reasonable prices.....

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Frederiksberg, Denmark
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

We had this pizzeria recommended by friends and had lunch here twice while visiting Viareggio. The pizzeria is small and very basic and the menu is short and simple. This place makes the best pizza we've ever had and the queue of locals ordering food from this place during the lunch hours speaks for itself. Even though the menu is... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013 via mobile

Been in this place dozens of times and always spectacular. My advice is to ask "cecina" as an appetizer (it is like a chickpeas cake)and then fritto misto for everybody (mixt fried fresh fish). Great souvenirs!

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Paris, France
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2011

Cecina and Margherita pizzas only. But boy are these products perfectly made. It is a take-way place with some basic tables & chairs - forget that and enjoy the outstanding products. You visit this pizzeria at lunch or early evening for a snack and pure enjoyment. Good location downtown Viareggio.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Cesare Battisti 35, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Viareggio
  • Phone Number: 0584 962053

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine

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