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Il Timone

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Via Mazzini 234 | via G. Mazzini incrocio via M. Civitali, 55042 Forte Dei Marmi, Italy
0584752759
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7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Viareggio, Italy
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

Possibly the best pizza in Forte dei Marmi. Fresh ingredients and good dough. Friendly, almost homy service. Good beer (not a vast selection though...). The outdoor setting (right on the street...) is welcoming you with soft blu table cloths pressed to perfection.

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Thank Brunella W
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

We've been here 3 times as it is just near our hotel. Lovely friendly owners the first time - early evening, and also the second time. Pizza excellent. Salad very good. No other options though if you're not a pizza person. The third time we went was later and there were a lot of locals present. We felt we had... More 

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Thank KayWesley
Hamburg, Germany
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant was close to our hotel and having read the reviews on thier pizza decided to go. The pizza is fantastic here, best I've ever had. Service is excellent and very friendly. Loved it and excellent value

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Thank Grant M
Kendal, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The children loved the pizza, in fact three generations of us loved the pizza. To be recognised and made so welcome was a delightful touch.

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Thank CrystaLNatland
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

Pizza the way it should be made, at a price that startles only because this is Forte dei Marmi. An excellent, friendly, affordable restaurant that I hope we have the opportunity to return to many times.

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Thank cosmic_pete
Oslo, Norway
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Nice and relaxed. Truly good service. Perhaps a bit formal compared to other beach-restaurants. Liked the atmosphere, the direct connection to the beach. Didn´t dislike anything...

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Thank obreen
Pinner
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Excellent Wood Burning Pizza at reasonable price. A bit hard to find outside Forte Dei Marmi towards Marina De Massa. Watch the friendly owner single handedly serving and stopping for drinks with guests.

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Thank peterwaltersco
Brecon, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

A fantasticly friendly and welcoming host who made us feel very at home. We choose Pizza and he gave us little hints on how to improve them. He gave us delicious tastings but most importantly we left feeling very satisfied and with big smiles. Go to Il Timone, you will not be disappointed.

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Thank MrsBiff
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

If you come to Forte you have got to taste the Pizza from Il Timone! We have been here several times and its always good! Good price/quality and very friendly staff :)

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Thank Henkit
London, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

Cheerful and welcoming staff. Very relaxing atmosphere and realistic about the wait time for pizza to take away. Very tasty and crispy base with excellent toppings and good value for money. Certainly one of the best in this area.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Mazzini 234 | via G. Mazzini incrocio via M. Civitali, 55042 Forte Dei Marmi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Forte Dei Marmi
  • Phone Number: 0584752759

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