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Via Lungomare 1, 87032 Amantea, Italy
0039 0982 428469
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New York City, New York
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I have been coming here for years during August holidays and was so sad to see the state of affairs. This place used to be tried and true. Good pizza, good fish (especially calamari with herbs) and fast service. All our family could come (about 15 of us) and count on a nice time. A summer staple. Well something happened... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the Seafood risotto twice, that is how amazing it was. Lots of food for the price you pay. We had a larger group of 8 people, we came when they just opened up, got to see the sunset from our seats. Love the atmosphere and service.

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Thank domierosina
Essex
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31 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very popular restaurant on the seafront promenade of amantea which serves very good food especially seafood dishes. The service is prompt and there is a well stocked bar and they also have a pretty beachside bar serving drinks and s acks

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Thank viviEssex
Berlin, Germany
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

The food was very nice, the service was good. In the city center there are not many restaurants. This restaurant is close to the beach, easy parking as well.

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Thank TOOLBOX1
Southampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

We have lunch here every Saturday when we are in Italy as it is open out of season at weekends. We have always had excellent locally caught fish, great pasta and very good local wine. The service is always very good, always busy, extensive menu, we always ask for the fish of the day and have never been disappointed. Highly... More 

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Forli, Italy
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

...but you can eat many different kind of food, mostly seafood and typical from Calabria. The pizza is one of the best in Amantea, very fast and friendly service.

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Thank Enrico T
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

Really excellent pizzas and great service. Don't let the cheesy name/odd Mexican theme scare you away. This place is tip top!

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Thank ChicagoWander
Fairport
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

This is a place that I have recommended to out of town people who asked me in the middle of the street in Amantea. This is a place where I feel comfortable going because i know that they will go out of the way to satisfy my needs and my palate!!! Service is great and the waiters/waitresses are always friendly.... More 

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Ottawa
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Park on the strada along the beach, walk a bit and then head here for the garden setting, the efficient service, and the consistently good pizza.

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Thank gaspegal
Selkirk, Scotland, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 via mobile

We went there for lunch looking forward to eat pizza but they didn't serve it at that time. Only evening from 7pm. We choose pasta and it was very nice. Staff is speaking English, and service is really nice. It's hard to eat anything at siesta times, so you need to try to eat at this times. It's open between... More 

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Thank Magdalena N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Healthy
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Lungomare 1, 87032 Amantea, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Calabria  >  Province of Cosenza  >  Amantea
  • Phone Number: 0039 0982 428469

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