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Trattoria La Scaletta

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Via Bradia 5, 19038, Sarzana, Italy
+39 (0) 187620585
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8:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Wed - Mon 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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131 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came back to La Scaletta full of fond memories. Ambience unchanged ( friendly, family style) food though is a disappointment. Had ravioli di carne al pesto ( ok but not to the past standard), tagliata ( slightly undercooked) and cotoletta (really poor, chewy). As a dessert we tried the ricotta cheese cake ( dough totally uncooked, generally bland and tasteless).

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Thank Vigorish93
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

After visiting this restaurant many times as the price was always reasonable for home made food but recently has been disappointing ! Prices are now high, e.g tagliata for 1 person 20 euros , they say 500 grams but that consists of 300 gram bone , 100 gram fat 100 gram meat. House wine undrinkable. Pasta 8 euros served in... More 

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Thank daytripper858
San Donato Milanese, Italy
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Una vera trattoria; semplice, senza fronzoli. Pietanze della tradizione, anche nella quantità. Buona qualità e genuinità. MOLTO ECONOMICO_ 5 persone, 1 tris primi+4 primi, 2 costate in 5+ 4 contorni, acqua, 2 bottiglie di vino, 1 dessert, 4 caffè: TOT 75€ English: A real "trattoria" (in Italian: "trattoria"= popular, cheap and friendly; forget words as elegance, service and choice), simple... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

La Scaletta offers incredible value for money. 2 can eat there for 30 euro in total including water, wine and coffee. The service is very friendly and efficient. They provide tyical local cuisine and the restaurant is usually full of local people.

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Thank Jan H
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

My Italian family uses to go to this restaurant a couple of times a year. You get a lot of food and it's really cheap, but do not expect a fancy restaurant! It's like eating at your grandma, same kind of food and same fanciness ;)

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Dublin
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

An interesting restaurant with lovely food. It's like walking into some ones very large dining room and is not the place for you if up you like a comfie chair and plush surrounds. The atmosphere is very good and service very efficient. They don't speak English but they gave us a menu with English translations. The food was lovely. Lasagne... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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180 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2012

The setting and food is all Italian and great. Take your time, it's always busy and loud. Go with flow and have a wonderful meal.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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180 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2012

Expect a local setting with Italian families, loud conversations, plastic table covers, plastic bread baskets and the most wonderful food! Don't expect a menu -let alone an English one- but choose a starter, a primi and a main course with the help of the serving staff and you will enjoy the most beautiful taste of Italian cuisine. The spaghetti is... More 

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La Spezia, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2012

I've eaten there sevearl times now (10 mins walk from my house) and so far I've never exceeded é20 for three courses, including plenty of decent house wine. The fresh lasagne is fantastic, and most of teh food really is very good. It helps if you can speak a bit of Italian - they read out the menu for each... More 

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DUBAI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2011

nice restaurant for local food ... our friends from Sarzana recommend this restaurant for us .. and they are specialist for Pasta with Pisto .. and they are .. the food are home made.. very difficult to found the restaurant .. ask the any one in the street to guide you .. I recommend this restaurant to anyone planing to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Bradia 5, 19038, Sarzana, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Sarzana
  • Phone Number: +39 (0) 187620585

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?