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Ristorante La Polena

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Via Aldo Moro 3, 65015 Montesilvano, Italy
+39 (0)85 66007
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12:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Croydon, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In an area full of package holidaymakers 95% of whom are naturally Italian it proved difficult to find a real quality restaurant . La Polena is just that. It is Fish only and it is expensive . However the cooking is terrific. We shared an €18 stater of 7 tapas sized seafood dishes. Gorgeous. My brill was brill. Wine slightly... More 

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Milan, Italy
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is One of the most famous restaurant in the PESCARA province. Unfortunately the name is not coherent with the Quality of the food, but totally aligned with the price. So if you choose this restaurant you will pay for the name. Easily you can find anorher restaurant in the area where you can eat same quality at half price.

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Thank Ghino D
Shavei Zion, HaZafon, Israel
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

We took 25 diffrent sea food dishes and had an amazing dinner. Really fresh sea food and great service. If you are in the area don't miss la polena

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Aguascalientes, Mexico
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38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

Missing the Molecular Gastronomy?? Came here you will Enjoyed at the Abruzzo way, simply impressive Great Service, Multilingual, Multicultural, come with open mind for EVERYTHING, from the Entree to the Dessert Simply Simple, Tasty and Great.

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Thank Jean-Mora
London, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

The series of hot "antipasti" di mare is close to paradise... and "chitarrina all'astice sgusciato" complete the experience

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Thank Stefano P
Bodrum
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49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014 via mobile

i went to this spot a dicember evening midweek. Got big choice of fresh fish, lightly cooked, and an astonishing spaghetti alla chitarra garnished with shrimps. Welcome too has been stunning, as well waiters and service. One flaw? No wifi

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Thank Marco C
Monheim am Rhein, Germany
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Antipasti di mare crudi are simply unique ! we have been there three evenings in a week ans every time impressed by the freshness of the fish.

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Bruges, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

This was by far our best dinner in Italy over several years/holidays. I'm not pretending to be a food-critic and so some might share a different opinion. We ordered the menu presented on the leaflet in the lobby (menu avaible from 9/9 til 19/9). exquisitely fresh and tastefull (fish)food like paintings on a plate. we enjoyed 5 courses for a... More 

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Thank Koen K
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013 via mobile

So far I have no much of negative tings to say about but 150€ for 2 for the location is a little to much .food was so far amazing but could be better to my teste can have much better deal in a different place .ps the service was very good but can be execelente if they make me try... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2013

The best raw fish appetizers not just in Italy, in many other part of the world!!! So refined, so delicate mouth and eyes pleasing in every sense!!! After 20 some years, I finally asked the owner who the chef is as we were praising him for the consistency of their food all these years. I continued to say I would... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$45 - $224
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Aldo Moro 3, 65015 Montesilvano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Abruzzo  >  Province of Pescara  >  Montesilvano
  • Phone Number: +39 (0)85 66007

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