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Sa Panada

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Via Monte la Marina 7, 07031, Castelsardo, Sardinia, Italy
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Love this place and do go every time I am in Castelsardo for my holiday. Food is unpretentious but great and Claudio, the owner, is a true character and a fantastic host....just don't take him too seriously, he likes a joke or two!!! :) His wife Anna is lovely and so is Aurora, their little daughter. Just absolutely love it!!!... More 

Thank Laura R
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

I was there for dinner with wife, the restaurant is in one of the side streets and for Italian standards we were quite early 19:00 so we were only gusts at time. Service /probably the owners/ is super nice and helpful. We ate pizza /one of the best in my life/ and gnocchi Sarda. everything was excellent and at very... More 

Thank Goomis1
Los Angeles, California
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I decided to try this place for lunch rather than trek into town, as we have found in Italy that sometimes the best food is actually outside of the town center. We were excited about the wine and bread, but found it odd that the owner kept wanting to speak to us in a mix of Spanish/Italian/English... More 

Thank marebert2016
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

We went here on a recommendation and were not disappointed. The MD is quite a character and his wife who also serves is charming. We had a complementary glass of pink fizz on arrival and were seated immediately (we had booked). Local breads were brought and our order taken. The host speaks good English and lived a bit of banter!... More 

Thank Peter G
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36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016

In a small side street near the bottom of the town Sa Panada, where linen serviettes are folded like little shirtsi s a true local find, we visited this restaurant on a friends recommendation and we were not disappointed! after enjoying many pizzas in Castlesardo it was unanimous that this was the best pizza we had in the 9 days... More 

Thank Donna57Melbourne
Berlin, Germany
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2015 via mobile

I've eaten one of the best pizzas in Sardinia in this place. Try the "fresca" (if I remember well), with Parma ham, grana, ruccula and cherry tomatoes. The venue is neither fancy nor ambitious in the inside, but rather a homely-looking dining room with a big TV. The owner might seem a bit rough or arrogant sometimes, but he's a... More 

Thank Martin H
Brussels, Belgium
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2015

I have eaten many pizzas in my life, but none was as good as at Sa Panada. I have to admit that we came back 2 more times during our stay in Castelsardo. The owner is just incredibly friendly, the atmosphere is authentically Italian. Really a great pizzeria!

Thank Cecile_Schneider
Neath Port Talbot, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2015

great food ,wine and attentive service ,bit of a search to find it.asinara wine lovely ,best melon and parma ham ever.great staff

Thank markwaldron2015
Stockholm, Sweden
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2015 via mobile

Tagliatelle with porcini mushrooms and their homemade bread - both to die for ! :) Nice staff. They doesn't serve pizza during the day.

Thank ThereseBlomdahl
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

If you like being treated as a second-class citizen then certainly attend this restaurant they treat the locals completely differently to any tourists that visit. The pizza was okay but we were one of only three tables and were completely ignored because we didn't speak Italian. This restaurant has huge potential but due to the managers arrogance and lack of... More 

Thank James G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Monte la Marina 7, 07031, Castelsardo, Sardinia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sardinia  >  Province of Sassari  >  Castelsardo
  • Phone Number: 393459425453

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