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Vecchia Marina

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Lungomare Trento 37, 64026, Roseto Degli Abruzzi, Italy
+39 (0)85 8931170
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12:15 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 12:15 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The best restaurant in Abruzzo. In fact one of the best on the Adria coast. In my over 10 years here it is really the best. Bravo Genaro and the team

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Lugano, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

You are in Abruzzi for your holidays, and would like to eat the catch of the day? Vecchia Marina is The place. A nice garden, with tables, or the inside : ask for Antipasti, you'll get 7-8 different dishes, some raw, some cooked. Order something else only after you ate all of them, you'll probably skip everything but the dessert!... More 

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Thank Lucia R
Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

The fish is very fresh and prepared simply according to traditional receipts. You can eat it alone or prepared with different kind of pasta. Pasta is excellent and prepared very much 'al dente', even more 'al dente' than in other Italian regions, but this is the way it is eaten in Abruzzo. This is not a fancy restaurant but a... More 

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Kabul, Afghanistan
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41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

My wife and I had lunch there, maybe the 3rd or 4th time that we have eaten here. Having previously struggled through very large and varied anti-pasto, we skipped that, moving straight to pasta and then a main course. Had a roast whole fish, expertly filleted, with wonderful roast potatoes. This is the second review I have posted for here,... More 

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Bali, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

Had lunch with friends there. They dont give you a menu as this is very common in Italy... we has fresh raw fish as well as cooked fish... pasta with fish as well and then grilled fish from the adriatic sea. with coffee they gave us some sweets that were to die for... the service is top notch and the... More 

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

We were in a large group with friends and some children on a busy day. Food, wine and service have been excellent again and we look forward to our next visit.

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New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

1. We arrived at 12.15PM, which is the opening time published on Tripadvisor. We were told to wait outside on the street until 12.30. 2. At 12.35 we were seated. Nobody showed up to take the order until 12.45PM 3. At 12.45 - after chatting to his friends at another table - the owner finally showed up at out table.... More 

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Espoo, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

No menu, don't listen too much to what you want but instead bring dozens of different sea species to your table. Everything is pretty well done, but you have to love all seafood to love the place. Not for veggies or carbs fans, mostly sea protein. Somewhat difficult to stop the flow of food. Reasonably priced, though.

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Kabul, Afghanistan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Excellent seafood and fish, a lovely (and innovative) dessert, wonderful white wine, and good service. Only improvement could have been better air con in the midst of the hottest July in the last 70 years. Pasta dishes were great, and the shellfish had been shelled before cooking. Pedantic maybe, but whilst I like shellfish, I don't like fiddling with it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Out of season, the seafront at Roseto is quiet, but even in the depths of winter, the Vecchia Marina is buzzing for lunch. And it's soon clear why. We were having the only seafood meal of our holiday (in the summer we live on the stuff, but in winter it tends to be more hearty mountain fare we go for),... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:15 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:15 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:15 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:15 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:15 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:15 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lungomare Trento 37, 64026, Roseto Degli Abruzzi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Abruzzo  >  Province of Teramo  >  Roseto Degli Abruzzi
  • Phone Number: +39 (0)85 8931170

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