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Osteria La Torre di Populonia

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner


US$28 - US$40
Seafood, Contemporary
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We dined in La Torre recently in the pretty hilltop town of Populonia. It’s a steep climb up to the town but worth it for magnificent views and of course superb food. There are not too many restaurants in this small town but what’s there...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 633patg
Reviewed 19 June 2018

After visiting the old Tower of Populonia, I was attracted by the special offer of the near by restaurant that bears the name of the same Tower. This dish of fried small fishes (an assortment that includes i.a. red mullet) was really a lovely meal,...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Eli_Rubinstein
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

What an amazing restaurant. Located in the tiny medieval village of Populonia, surrounded by the regular overpriced touristy knickknack shops, and completely unexpected. We started with swordfish wrapped in eggplant. The fish was very fresh and perfectly cooked, the eggplant wrap delicate, with a marvelous...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Brucejmac
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

This is the little surprise everyone hopes to discover.Fortunately, our friends knew of this excellent seafood-centric ristorante in this tiny ancient borgo/castello. Looking from the ramparts one can see Corsica! There is an Etruscan museum there too.The Antonio and Maria(she does the cooking) who run...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank bobc630
Reviewed 28 September 2017

I am happy that our family (two adults and two kids) decided to have lunch in this very restaurant! Really! They are famous for homemade pasta and seafood. Everything we tried was worth Michelin stars: the salads, the main course, the deserts, and, of course,...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Татьяна К
Reviewed 12 August 2017

This restaurant has changed owner in the last couple of years and now serves excellent, refined, mainly fish dishes, accompanied by a good selection of well priced wines. There is a choice of seating either inside or outside, those outside are in the main (pedestrianised)...More

Date of visit: June 2017
1  Thank aethena l
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Very friendly staff/owner and great pasta with fresh fish. On top great wines. I believe one of the better places to have a decent meal in Populonia.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank F3384WFjans
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant on the unique road of Populonia. The restaurant is run by a family and the love in what they do can be felt when you see and speak with them. Together with my girlfriend we decided to select 2 starters, 2 first dishes...More

Date of visit: June 2017
1  Thank supergene81
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

This gem of a restaurant is located within the walled hamlet of Populonia Alta. A picturesque setting oozing with Tuscan charm. We chose to sit outside despite the threat of rain and we were lucky as the sun shone while we ate and watched the...More

Date of visit: September 2016
1  Thank bdev2015
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We were visiting the La Torre restaurant during our vacation in Tuscany with our 2 kids, aged 13 and 15. As we have so pleased during our first visit on Tuesday we returned for a second visit on Friday for our last night before going...More

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank bhanne01
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