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Il Chiasso

Via Nazario Sauro, 9, 57031, Capoliveri, Elba Island, Italy
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Aug 23, 2016
“Best place on the island”
Jul 24, 2016
“"Oil" ! Don't go ! Trust me ”
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Via Nazario Sauro, 9, 57031, Capoliveri, Elba Island, Italy
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Reviewed August 23, 2016

Luciano Cassini runs the best restaurant in Capoliveri and probably Elba. If you abhore the trend for over lit Italian restaurants you will appreciate the subtle lighting and fun ambiance. Luciano is an artist with blue fish and revels in imaginative and interesting recipes. Its...More

Thank Rory K
Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

NOT A GOOD PLACE! it's VERY expensive! The pasta was swimming in oil... The dishes look really goog but unfortunately they aren't

Thank Yoel A
Reviewed September 2, 2015 via mobile

We have been coming to Elba for the last 8 years and we always have dinner at least once in Chiasso. They do the best spaghetti with sea urchin i have ever tried, always perfect, al dente and full of the flavour of the sea...More

Thank aliciaSuiza
Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

We ended up here by mistake, having not been able to get into the original restaurant. Again good old Andrea our taxi driver was on hand to suggest one of his favourite restaurants in capoliveri. Down a side street with most of the staff chatting...More

Thank Liam M
Reviewed August 8, 2015

We visit this restaurant every year for the last 10 years and it was a great experience as usual, fantastic seafood, nice location and friendly staff.

Thank Pascal M
Reviewed July 18, 2014

Il Chiasso serves amazing food, reinterpreting classic local dishes in a sophisticated way with attention to detail and fantastic quality produce. The setting among the 'chiassi' of Capoliveri is amazing and this is a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

1  Thank MummyGB
Reviewed September 11, 2013

That is the challenge of every good place, to keep up to expectations. Especially in summertime with all the tourists and no need to worry if you're place is full. The food was good (squid & risotto), wine OK, service OK, but nothing special. I'd...More

Thank Jvdh1978NL
Reviewed August 25, 2012

We have been to this restaurant at tuesday 21st of august. We made a reservation to sit outside at the lovely piazetta. Antipasti were not that special and the price for the quality was too high. The secondi piatti was excellent. Very tasty, we enjoyed....More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed August 7, 2011

This is a great place for delicious local food cooked to the highest standards. Many locals dine here, which is always a synonym for true quality. The restaurant is located in the oldest part of the city in a traditional building which makes it also...More

1  Thank DavideTorino79
Reviewed October 28, 2010

This is a great restaurant, serving local specialties so intense in taste they will leave a very long-lasting impression. The look and feel of the place are quite informal, the location is just off the tourist path, the dishes do not look overly refined. This...More

2  Thank Qroe
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Nazario Sauro, 9, 57031, Capoliveri, Elba Island, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Livorno  >  Elba Island  >  Capoliveri
  • Phone Number: 0565-96-87-09
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