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Osteria del Gran Fritto

Corso Giuseppe Garibaldi 41 | Porto Canale, 47042, Cesenatico, Italy
+39 0547 82474
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (4 reviews)
“skewers” (2 reviews)
“fried fish” (4 reviews)
Open Now
19:00 - 22:30All hours
Street Food, Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
££ - £££
Corso Giuseppe Garibaldi 41 | Porto Canale, 47042, Cesenatico, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

They work on Monday ! Yay ! And they work for lunch and it is not a tourist type over priced eatery - rather a decent seafood Osteria with yummy dessert ! Definitely try vongule spice soup! A slight twist to your typical octopus salad...More

Thank Alina A
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Osteria del Gran Fritto Cesenatico, Is the best place in the area for lunch. The local pasta with fresh fish is outstanding!!

Thank Eybiis
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

This place is so good and the food so delicious that we ate here three nights in a row. Don't be put off by the 'fried' theme; these people really know what they're doing. The cuisine is accurate and extremely well judged and shows the...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 19 August 2017

if you want eat good fish, well cooked, at reasonable prices, Osteria del gran fritto is your place. The only critical is the slow cervice...

Thank Massimo G
Reviewed 12 June 2017

This restaurant is right on the canal in beautiful and quaint Cesenatico. There is both indoor and outdoor seating. The also sell fritto in a "cone" to take away and eat as street food. Very good.

Thank littlefeller
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Stefano Bartolini, president of the Slow Food movement, is in charge of this place. Not many choices on the menu 4-5 items each course, but good quality, and menu is available in English. Note the patatine frittes are actually more like crisps or chips, thinly...More

Thank KBook7
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

After a bike ride from Milano Maritima we discovered this pitorisque village with it's scenic canal and little authentic boats. The restaurant is on a boat in this canal and you will enjoy a light cooling breeze while having lunch. Everybody has the fish Fritto,...More

Thank Fijnproevertje
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Menu is mainly fried seafood, nothing particularly outstanding just average. Would be good with kids.Service was good

Thank jostlingpygmies
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Within a week I had dinner here three times, and was never disappointed. There is no vast choice on the main menu, but there is a second one where different dishes are proposed on a weekly basis (I think). I suggest giving a try to...More

Thank MiloOfBaloney
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed our dinner of fresh caught shrimp, scallops wrapped in zucchini flowers, house made potato chips and delicious gelato desserts. Staff was friendly and service good. Place is know for it's fried fish and it looked great on the other tables.

Thank TannisH
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$37
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Giuseppe Garibaldi 41 | Porto Canale, 47042, Cesenatico, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Forli-Cesena  >  Cesenatico
  • Phone Number: +39 0547 82474
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