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Osteria da Bartali

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Via del Torretto 64,66, 19121, La Spezia, Italy
+39 0187 730889
13:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
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19:00 - 00:00
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good service and atmosphere. The staff is really friendly and the food is excellent!! Exceeded expectations!

Thank Juliana S
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202 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This was the best Food I had on my italy trip this year. This is a simple Osteria with Food that deserve a star. Aside the City Center and between the locals I ate the best fish dishes of my life. We started with Appetizers. All made with fish. First I was skeptic about the fish paste, but I never... More 

Thank Aga H
London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

great quality food in this restaurant and i was surprised also by the price , rather cheap for the quality of food you get. Place is very busy specially in the evening so it is necessary you make a reservation. the only thing i did not appreciate much: the waitress was not friendly at all and almost annoyed when asked... More 

Thank Sally_BT
Seabeck, Washington
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39 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

On the coast you expect great seafood, but to have it cooked so perfectly is amazing. It was great the first time, so we decided to go back and see if they could match the perfection, no problem it was perfect. You have to try this restaurant even if you can only have one dinner in the city.

Thank 123Jason123
Zurich, Switzerland
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3 reviews
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

There is no menu, but the waiter comes to your table. He guessed from our undecisive wishes what he could bring us and brought us the best dishes of seafood we had eaten in a long time. Very artsy, nice place. Amazing food. And the story about Bartali is just so Italian and so cute. We went there twice during... More 

Thank Lilihut
Buxton, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

A wonderful find , not too inviting from outside but the food and service were excellent even though it was very busy , mainly fish dishes but generous portions and very fresh ingredients ,sea bass beautiful!

Thank Dfletcher2014
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We drove into La Spezia on a Monday teatime. Found this restaurant on Trip Advisor. Luckily they had a table for us. They didn't have a menu but the chef cane out and asked what we liked etc. We agreed on the starter and mains and had some wine. The fishy starters were like little tapas dishes, fish 7 ways.... More 

Thank Tezandsez
Newtown, Australia
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Wow, My wife and daughter had dinner here twice the best meal we had in all of Europe. Highly recommend .Thank you Paul Mel and Mollie from Australia.

Thank olmelmol59
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92 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Everything delicious. In the very city centre, steps from the sea, this small restaurant offer a nice, posh venue with some tables outside. A family business, it works. Father, mother and daughters all involved in kitchen and service. Menu is focused on fish, off course, with a local touch and local wines are not missing. We tried nice paccheri with... More 

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Sta Maria da Feira
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88 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We stayed in La Spezia for two days. On our 1st night we tried to book dinner in this restaurant but it was already full. So, we decided to make the reservation for the next night. We were really happy to have tried this restaurant: for the food, for the service and for the place itself, which was very well... More 

1 Thank Helena M

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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, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
13:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Torretto 64,66, 19121, La Spezia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Province of La Spezia  >  La Spezia
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 730889

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