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Tre Fontane

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Largo Mercato, Tropea, Italy
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Cape May Beach
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Easy to find right in the center of the old town, we went by it many times before finally stopping in. The decors is simple elegant and many locals stop in to eat. They have a nice wine list, but must own the bar across the way, since all the drinks come form there (waiters running back and forth). We... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

We had a lovely meal here,it was just after a downfall and most of the town were trying to watch the Italy football game that was being shown . The service was very pleasant and the food delicious , a really lovely little restaurant

Thank 683bella
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8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

When I asked about a meal with sausage, and none was on the menu this night, they grilled one for me anyway. It was very flavorful and at a reasonable price. My spouse was also very happy with her meal.

Thank MDMcG
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

We had the good fortune to go to this wonderful trattoria on the recommendation of our landlord where we are staying in Tropea. The owners Francesco and Salvatore were a delight going out of their way to chat with us and recommend places to visit and things to do throughout Calabria and Sicily. The meal of locally caught fresh mixed... More 

Thank Stewie00
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

We had lunch here. The service was very kind. As starter we had a mixed seafood platter it was good. The lobster we had after was really small but it had a good taste. Also the wines we had were nice.

Thank antoinettederiethof
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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Good lunch with the family. My seafood risotto was great! I tasted everything my family ordered and it was good (the schnitzel was a bit dry. It was ordered by someone who is allergic to seafood, but I won't judge the place based on that). The staff is very friendly and accommodating. Love this place for people watching!

Thank RSanz
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

Everything we had was fantastic! We had lunch and ordered several plates to share, each one was better than the other. Highly recommended!

Thank thepaperlady73
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Great seafood meal. True Italian fare. We enjoyed house wine that was enjoyable and very affordable as was our meal. The staff were friendly even with our language difficulties.

Thank Judy L
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

We were staying in Pizzo and we went to Tropea for a (short) day, including a late lunch. Tre Fontane's location in a small square made it very attractive. The food was really enjoyable. Good fresh salads, chips tasted home made, good and efficient service. For us, the best meal of the whole holiday (which was lucky, because it was... More 

Thank Squid397
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

In the middle of a tourist street you mostle use to find a tourist trap... But here you got a lovely italian family restaurang with a couple who live and work in Tropea... Real good food with a domination of sea-food. Don't go by it just because it's on a tourist road!!!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo Mercato, Tropea, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Calabria  >  Province of Vibo Valentia  >  Tropea
  • Phone Number: 3479690674
Nel cuore del centro storico di Tropea, alle slalle dell'antico sedile di Tropea, aperto da 10 anni.

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