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Il Cantiere D'Elsapore

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Via Filzi Fabio 245, 19126 La Spezia, Italy
+39 0187 718038
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

This was one of the most memorable meals we had in Italy. This restaurant has a "you get what you get" attitude and we loved it. We enjoyed wine with our multi-course meal and experienced so many different flavors and textures during the course of the meal. We highly recommend this spot -- it's filled with locals and families who... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

We visited this restaurant as we were staying near by and the reviews looked great. Was fantastic, had 5 starters then 3 mains and 1 dessert! Great way to experience different Italian food after loads of pasta on a daily basis. Would definitely recommend it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015 via mobile

I went there basically due to the excellent reviews on trip advisor that surprised me since I remember that restaurant as an average, nothing special place 10+ years ago when I went there. What a great surprise indeed to see their nice formula of one menu appetizer-to-digestive with very creative and good plates 27E each (drink excluded) so quite pricey... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2011

This restaurant was recommended by a student of mine. She informed me the atmosphere was "particolare" "ricercato"and the dishes "raffinate" and "curate". I can only confirm the validity of her opinion. What a delight, what a feast for one's taste-buds. Each dish, impeccably presented. By the time dessert arrived my dearest companion and I, thought it couldn't possibly get any... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$37 - $44
Meals
Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
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Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Filzi Fabio 245, 19126 La Spezia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Province of La Spezia  >  La Spezia
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 718038
Description
Il Cantiere d'Elsapore offers a set menu consisting of five appetizers, two pasta dishes, a main course and dessert. The Thursday and Friday, the menu is seafood, priced at € 31 per person excluding drinks, and other days of meat at a price of € 27 per person excluding drinks. The restaurant is closed on Mondays and is open for dinner only, except Sunday when it's open even for lunch.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?