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Il Trinchetto

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Via Antonio Fratti 86, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
+39 0584 433007
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

We went there based upon the great reviews on trip advisor. I cannot more agree with all the positive reviews. The restaurant is located in the backstreets of Viareggio and in case you want a posh restaurant or a tourist menu, this is not your place. Do you want a tasty and fine dinner in a friendly atmosphere, this restaurant... More 

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Aarhus, Denmark
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

Are you tired of tourist restaurants and looking for original food, that use good ingredients and put care in the making - this is the place. The dishes are exciting, tasty and far from the standard tourist menu available at the popular and crowded beach restaurants. A very informal place where you eat in a quiet street. You are served... More 

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Thank JanKLar
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

The best spaghetti with mussels ever followed by a great prepared Tuna fish. Easy and delicious accompanied by a ver friendly staff.

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Thank Arnold T
Dun Laoghaire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2016

The best plate of scampi and prawns I've had was served here and the Cuttlefish au gratin was also excellent and really good value. While there was a large party going on indoors the staff were still full of attention to other customers

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Leicester, UK
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55 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2016

We have been to this restaurant on four occasions and every time it has been great. The food is very traditional and excellent value for money. If you are going to Viareggio don't miss this gem

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Texas
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

We looked all over Tuxtla for craft beer with very little success. This place has 35 beers in its list and had most of them in stock. The pizza was good, not great but if you're looking for Mexican craft beer don't miss this one.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2015 via mobile

We rolled up late and the friendly front man told us to come back 20 minutes later. Next time - and there will be a next time - I'd book. Service was a bit slow - slow to bring menus, slow to take orders, slow to bring food. But the main issue I have is just the very arbitrary order... More 

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Thank Garreth H
Viareggio, Italy
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35 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2015

I went many times to Trinchetto and always wonderful. fresh seafood and good value! service very nice and kind. for me, the best fish foods i tried in viareggio!

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Santa Cruz, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 28, 2015

This restaurant was recommended by the staff at Hotel Tirennia (a great little hotel). It is a little out of the way and is frequented mostly by locals. The restaurant is small, about 10 - 15 tables, and is very warm and welcoming. Their specialty is seafood and it was wonderful. The staff was very friendly and attentive and it... More 

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Brabourne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2015

This small restaurant is three or four blocks back from the beach but well worth finding. The atmosphere is really laid back and the food is excellent value for money. Try the pasta with bolognese sauce, it's delicious, and the fish dishes are great. We ate there three times during our 7 day stay in Viareggio earlier this I month,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$41 - $48
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Antonio Fratti 86, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Viareggio
  • Phone Number: +39 0584 433007

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