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Nice setting

Here just for drinks, of which a wide range. Pleasant setting overlooking the harbour and prices... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2017
Great Torrington, United Kingdom
Interesting prices with good food

We stayed indoors but that was the only thumbs down. The singer arrived around 1030 pm and started... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
patrizia v
Catania, Italy
via mobile
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10 Aug 2018
“We didn’t get to drink anything”
19 Jun 2018
“Awful ripoff ”
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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We waited for a while to get served, called the waiters 5 times and got ignored all the times. We left without having drinks. Disappointing and rude

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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Cannot recommend. Rude unsmiling staff and bad food. Had 2 pastas which were very ordinary. Added 20% service charge even though Italian law says it should be on the menu. Were reluctant to let us use their toilet. Avoid this tourist ripoff.

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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed indoors but that was the only thumbs down. The singer arrived around 1030 pm and started at 1130 pm but we were tired of sitting down after the long appetizer, beer AND great food! The bill for two, was only 36 euro for...More

Thank patrizia v
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We were there last week marzamemi is usually very quiet this time of the year but this coffee was open as usual serving the best hot chocolate and croissants

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Reviewed 7 October 2017

Good service but nowhere near good enough to warrant the 20% service charge. Lovely location, but you really are paying for this. The fried fish was average and could have done with some sauce on the side - I gave most of the white bait...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2017

Here just for drinks, of which a wide range. Pleasant setting overlooking the harbour and prices about average - €5 for a cocktail for example. Nibbles weren't exactly imaginative, a bowl of very ordinary crisps and some nuts (had so much better in other places...More

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