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La Tavernetta

Via Fiume 57 | Piazza Saint Bon Sotto la Stazione Centrale, 19122, La Spezia, Italy
+39 320 955 5999
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good19%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible30%
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Via Fiume 57 | Piazza Saint Bon Sotto la Stazione Centrale, 19122, La Spezia, Italy
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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Unpretentious place, long opening hours, good for stopping any time and having a tasty pizza. Reasonably priced, good wine by the glass, however dessert is passable.

Thank bonjour_et_bonvoyage
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Went there as a group of 7. 4 out of the 7 meals weren't what we ordered. We were told when the meals arrived that they had run out of the roast, which an alternative then had to then be reordered and delivered after everyone...More

Thank NicW100
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

The worst rip off restaurant in Italy. When we ordered veal we were given chicken. The pizza didn't arrive. The bill included meals that weren't delivered. Do not go there

Thank 100Helen100
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We had an appetizer, 2 pastas and 2 second courses with wine. Mussel app was great and pastas were as expected. Second courses were good. We didn't experience the service issues others have mentioned in reviews. The young lady who served us was prompt and...More

Thank sunshinetravel34225
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This was the worst culinary experience I have ever had anywhere in Italy. Consistently unfriendly and slow service. Poor quality food , often served cold ( when it eventually came). Many tables not happy. Although we complained politely but firmly the management did not seem...More

Thank Skomal
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Squashed together tables, no room for the waiters to get round. Lengthy wait for the menu and then another 15 mins or so to even order my drink. After hearing the sorry state of the burger with no bun for 10 euro, my son had...More

Thank scubachic78
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

My mum and I sat down for dinner it took 10 minutes to get the menus. The waiter came half an hour later meanwhile people were waving there arms in the air trying to get there attention of him. My mum ordered a squid salad...More

Thank humphreydumphrey
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Despite the huge sign saying there was a breakfast buffet we turned up at 730 and then walked passed at 1030 to see it was still shut. Don't be fooled by the advertisement. (Photo taken later)

1  Thank nlbrown88
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We waited a bit long, good thing that after the 5 terra trip on sea I wasn't ready to eat too fast haha the food was really good, mine risotto was great and I shared it whit my mom that had a truffle pasta, both...More

Thank Agnieszka K
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Terrible pizza D'Alessio. And they forgot my order. Pizza was just so awful that I didn't want to give it to a dog

Thank Ricardo L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$43
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Fiume 57 | Piazza Saint Bon Sotto la Stazione Centrale, 19122, La Spezia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Province of La Spezia  >  La Spezia
  • Phone Number: +39 320 955 5999
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From appetizers to seafood served with fresh vegetables first, our chef offers traditional dishes of Liguria and Tuscany made with inventiveness and creativity. From our kitchen dishes out meat (Florentine and cut) and fish (spaghetti sauce muscles of the spice plantations, baked fish like sea bream and sea bass caught exclusively in the Gulf of La Spezia, mixed with fried anchovies of Monterosso) , vegetables and legumes (linguine "Gulf of Poets", trofie pesto with potatoes and green beans, mesciua). We choose ingredients, always fresh, chosen to ensure fully enjoy the taste of the good products of Liguria. Serve it with wine accompanying each dish suitable: from the cellars of Tuscany and Liguria choose Chianti, Brunello and Rosso di Montalcino wines, Vermentino from Liguria and t
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