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Carpe Diem

Via Sant'Agostino 19 | Centro Storico, 19121, La Spezia, Italy
+39 0187 302993
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
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“monkfish” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (5 reviews)
“primi piatti” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
££ - £££
Via Sant'Agostino 19 | Centro Storico, 19121, La Spezia, Italy
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

This place offer some uniques dishes such as "Donkey stew" that is characteristic of the Lunigiana valley. Every day they also offer interesting "special of the day"

Thank Bokassa2014
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We had dinner at this sweet little restaurant and we really enjoyed it! Delicious pasta, great wine, nice atmospere and friendly service, everything was perfect. Highly recommended!

Thank petragronska
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

After watching boat races at the harbor and walking up and down the shopping pedestrian streets, hunger has a way of directing you to good food and fine wine. There are to be sure many cafes and restaurants along the way but we were looking...More

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Arrived quite late around 23:15 but they were still serving meals, we asked to be sure though some visitors arrived even later than us and also ordered food without problems. We shared a primi piatti some typical pasta (was al dente)so if you don't like...More

Thank mayrus
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Our Hotel recommended this restaurant and we were not disappointed. The staff were extremely welcoming upon our arrival and they all seemed to be expecting our booking. From the moment we sat down, the front of house was at our side making suggestions and recommendations...More

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere is nice, but the food is not so tasty. It seems quick and easy prepared. Considering the menu we expect more.

Thank Alenka G
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

We were dinning in these very cosy Italian ristorante, but we were dissapointed by the taste of the food. Pasta with cooked salad was sour, the fish had more bones than the meat.

Thank Martin G
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Had a delicious meal...the memory of the homemade pasta with monkfish will stay with me. Friendly and efficient staff but we were never rushed. Savoured a leisurely 3 course meal ( including steak) for 2 with sides of seasonal vegetables and house red wine for...More

Thank ScruffyMcDuffy
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The food of this trattoria-ristorante is average, which in Italy means mediocre at best. Service is awful. I do not recommend it at all. Go somewhere else but be aware, tourist traps like this abound.

1  Thank Cesare R
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

We ate here for dinner in La Spezia in August 2016 with 6 people (including 2 children). We had walked a bit of a distance as were told there would be many restaurants to house from in La Spezia however this was not the case....More

Thank 888Pets
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$43
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
19:00 - 01:00
19:00 - 01:00
19:00 - 01:00
19:00 - 01:00
19:00 - 01:00
19:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Sant'Agostino 19 | Centro Storico, 19121, La Spezia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Province of La Spezia  >  La Spezia
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 302993
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