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Via Verdi, 22, 57023, Cecina, Italy
+39 0586 680900
12:30 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
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20:00 - 22:00
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99 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We were highly recommended to this restaurent by a dear friend. So we made the effort to drive 2 hours just to have lunch here. And we were so glad we came!! Gianluca and his wife/chef Rosella treated us to a memorable lunch experience. The food was fresh and lovingly prepared with passion and care. Chef Rosella is warm, charming,... More 

Thank Haebee
London, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

We both had the raw fish which was first rate, my wife had the Fritos, very god and a very generous portion and I had a curried scampi risotto which was very well cooked. With coffee water around half a bottle of wine and one desert the bill was €100. I think many of the critical reviews as to the... More 

Thank GGPtrs
London, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2015

We noted this restaurant because of its mention in the Michelin Guide. We drove to Cecina, parked in a nearby street and walked in on a Sunday lunchtime hoping for a table without a booking. We were lucky - this restaurant should have been full, but it was not and we were given a table. We were greeted by the... More 

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tuscany63, Proprietario at Scacciapensieri, responded to this review

Thank you for these wonderful worlds we are happy to read your appreciation for food and accommodation.We hope you'llcome again Arrivederci dalla Toscana! Gianluca e Rossella More 

Merville-Franceville-Plage, France
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37 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2011

fantastic place .We have tasted delightful linguini with red mullet an safron ,baby squids and purgatorio beans,sea ucrhins and tuna eggs and fantastic desserts,peaches with red wine and home made ice cream.Very tasty food of high qualty - but expensive .

Thank johnk050
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2011

SCACCIAPENSIERI AT DINNER WITH BOCELLI My family and I have been in Scacciapensieri in June,Everything was really great,the fish really wonderfull.We have tasted delightful linguini with rock lobster,baby squids and purgatorio beans,sea ucrhins and tuna eggs and terrific desserts(bolgheri peaches with red wine and home made ice cream.While we were eating Bocelli,the grat italian singer and many followers went in... More 

Thank mary f
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 May 2011

Food not bad but not good neither. Prices too high but looks like this is best restaurant in Cecina. Interesting decor and overall experience. Go there if you really have to come to Cecina.

Thank radzma
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2008

very tasty food of high qualty - expensive - local upper class place - dress up for it

Thank reynheim

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$28 - US$62
Italian, Mediterranean, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Verdi, 22, 57023, Cecina, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Livorno  >  Cecina
  • Phone Number: +39 0586 680900
Well known since 1984, it is the good place to taste italian fish cuisine,traditional tuscan recipes and good meats. The wine cellar follows the commitment to excellence with Bolgheri and Tuscany wines, Champagnes and sparkling Wines, and a good selection of Italian and French productions.
Menu can be gluten-free on request and there is a green menù for a veggie choice.
The restaurant has two air-conditioned rooms elegant and with particular details denoting the love of the owners for art, music and photography.
Small animals are admitted.
Parking is on the road, free from 1,30 p.m. to 4.00 p.m. and after 8.00 p.m.

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