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La cala


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#246 of 7,090 Restaurants in Milan
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner


$39 - $56
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful authentic place, with great service and excellent food. Especially seafood is very fresh starting from salmon tartar, mixed fish carpaccio and ending with a great portion of spaghetti con botarga. The apple pie for dessert was not to sweet just perfect.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I ate here while on a work trip and it was a wonderful experience. My waiter Daniel made me feel like I was a guest in his home. I had the seabass ravioli and the squid, and a nice wine recommended by Daniel to accompany...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank jennmyler
Reviewed March 25, 2019 via mobile

Excellent food. Stuff super welcoming and friendly. Enjoyed dinner. I come from Malta the paradise of fish cusine. I can say that the food here was very very good. Had the warm antipasto and a sea bass. The sea bass was super tender and the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed July 31, 2018

In a Milan where (ironically, since there is no sea) you can eat some of the best fish in Italy, this place made me an impression. My host has known the place for quite some time, but I don't think this influenced what we received....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jose D
Reviewed October 10, 2017

La Cala was recommended by a friend, and it was SUPERB. Filled with all locals except for us, this place had the best seafood I've ever tasted. We spoke some Italiano but the owner assigned us a waiter who spoke English. We went with his...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

Enjoy excellent seafood in a nice Milan neighborhood , superb service and local atmosphere.Try branzino and rumba for 2 .

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank RosendoM_13
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

This is a fantastic place for fresh and excellently prepared seafood. We had zuppetta and gambas with tomatoes as starters. Linguine with lobster was really outstanding. Carpaccio of warm sea bass as main was very tasty. Place was packed until very late and the welcoming...More

Date of visit: July 2017
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Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

Thought we would go somewhere local. What a find. Lovely meal. Professional old style service. Great range of seafood with a Sardinian twist. Obviously popular with locals - we seemed to be the only tourists!

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Matt T
Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

Excellent sea food. Very kind staff. Good local wine. We had sea food risotto, rumble fish In a delicious sauce. Sea food pasta. Not cheap, but deserves it.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank vuralpolat
Reviewed April 14, 2016

the place is too modern and not very appealing, but the food is great! fish was fresh and tasty, the fried gianchetti-ball is phenomenal!!! personnel is super friendly and polite exactly what you would expect from a real italian trattoria

Date of visit: April 2016
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