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La Fonte del Penitente

Via di Montenero 345, 57128, Livorno, Italy
+39 0586 579481
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
10 Oct 2017
“Find this place for sure”
11 Aug 2017
“Authentic lovely experience”
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
££ - £££
Via di Montenero 345, 57128, Livorno, Italy
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

Go out of your way if you must to find this seafood restaurant. Owner and wife are there waiting for you and both cooking for you. As a world traveler this would be on my top five list with the freshest oysters and lobsters as...More

Thank BdosCaptain
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Had an amazing meal at La Fonte del Penitente. The hosts were truly lovely and friendly and the menu was fantastic. Even though the restaurant is predominantly Seafood based (which my family loved), I as a vegan even had delicious options. Dessert was incredible. Super...More

Thank sudielasudes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We stayed in a place near Livorno for serveral days, not really knowing where to have dinner visiting the town. Asking a local where he would go eating with his parents, he recommended this osteria. The way up to the restaurant was an adventure -...More

Thank stefandahle
Reviewed 11 June 2015

The restaurant is located a little outside Livorno. The trip to the restaurant is an experience due to very small streets and corners. It is a little place and english is not their strong side. But that is not a problem because their a very...More

Thank Torben Lohse H
Reviewed 20 March 2014

Fresh fish, romantic atmosphere, and extremely kind owners. That was the best dinner of the last few years and I recommend this place to everyone who wants to eat fresh fish in a traditional place of the area.

Thank Liuba V
Reviewed 3 November 2013

The best restaurant all around the World. Fantastico place, service, taste. Seafood is the best I ever ate. Fantastico service. Voyage to the restaurant is beautiful. This is Toscany.

Thank Fossnes
Reviewed 5 August 2013

We went two nights on the trot we liked it so much. The service, the menu, the food, presentation and value for money were all excellent. The car park is though a challenge! The House Special of lobster, prawns, langostines, mussels and clams was fantastic...More

Thank webBorehamwood
Reviewed 29 June 2012

We found this restaurant when visiting the nice church in Montenero (10 min from Livorno) and were really impressed. If, like us, you like good quality food and a calm atmosphere with no tourists in shorts, then this is definitely the place worth having lunch...More

Thank kristinamuller
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$71
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
20:00 - 00:00
20:00 - 00:00
20:00 - 00:00
20:00 - 00:00
20:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via di Montenero 345, 57128, Livorno, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Livorno  >  Livorno
  • Phone Number: +39 0586 579481
  • E-mail
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