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I Sassi Rossi

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Lungomare Michelangelo 25, 57038 Cavo, Rio Marina, Elba Island, Italy
+39 0565 949792
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Dunfermline
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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Ok we popped in for lunch today 23 July. I think I probably had the best seafood pasta I have ever had in my life. Clams octopus mussels and prawns - delicious. Served by two brilliant waiters who were friendly and really helpful. It had a real family feel to it. Actually Cavo is a lovely place. I wished we... More 

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France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2016

We had dinner too early (7pm), so the atmosphere was not so great. Started with the antipasti of the chef, which are a nice selection of seafood. The choice of pasta was not very rich and the pasta dishes were a bit disappointing, we expected some crab and it turned out to be some kind of shrimp heads in gnocchi....... More 

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Munich, Germany
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Classic Italian restaurant. We had seafood, pasta and fantastic "pesce alla brace" local fish. All excellent and fresh. We live near Munich but will certainly return the next time we are on Elba Island. The service was exceptional.The waiter Florin was elegant and professional. He was the guy recomanded to us ( the other ones are speaking limited english ).... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Some of the best sea food that I ate whilst on Elba. The mussels to start were the best I had whilst there and the BBQ's fish that I had for main was also very good. The staff speak limited English, something quite common on Elba, but helped us as much as they could when ordering. Wine was very tasty.

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Thank Joneson
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2013 via mobile

On our way on a boat trip from Portoferraio to some nice beaches, we decided my wife and I, to have a lunch stop in Cavo. Somebody took care of our boat in the harbor and recommended us this restaurant, located right on the shore. We were not disappointed: we ordered a fresh insalate di mare, and then a fresh... More 

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Thank DemandingAndy66
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Reviewed 21 July 2013 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner in this lovley waterfront restaurant. I really enjoy the appetizer and the pasta, all of fish, although the portion could be little more abundant. We had a fantastic Elba wine!! Really good relation between quality and cost.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lungomare Michelangelo 25, 57038 Cavo, Rio Marina, Elba Island, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Livorno  >  Elba Island  >  Rio Marina  >  Cavo
  • Phone Number: +39 0565 949792

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