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Il Picchio Rosso

Via Piave 14, 19124, La Spezia, Italy
+39 0187 21812
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
3 May 2017
19 Apr 2017
“Handy to Hotel”
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Via Piave 14, 19124, La Spezia, Italy
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1 - 10 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Excelent food... excelent. Friendly place and staf. They know english which is a big advantage. They are helping you to choose exactly what you need.

Thank bcgabi
Reviewed 19 April 2017

English menu is written on paper, there speciality is Pizza, restaurant is frequented by locals and can also do takeaway pizza. Food is cheap, a glass of house wine is 2 Euro (red or white). The chocolate soufflé was very good and well presented.

Thank Rodman100
Reviewed 16 October 2016

In those 7 we took a salad, fresh and plentiful, some pizza, crispy and well seasoned, who stuffed focaccia, also well made, who a meat, scallops is cut. Friendly staff, fast service, very I repeat very economical price. Recommended is to return, congratulations.

Thank F G
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Very nice place, very good pizza and carpacio. Italian 100%! Perfect way to feel the italian spirit. Also try the "bianco vino della casa" (white house vine). If you stay in La Spezia you must try it! PS Very good prices!

Thank Yvi_SRB
Reviewed 16 July 2016

They only have one menu in english, it is handwritten and almost impossible to read. I had a pizza, which I though was a pepperoni pizza, but it turned out to be a vegetarian pizza with peppers.

1  Thank MKN1979
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

Very good food at very reasonable prices. Fresh and good quality ingredients. Only locals were there. We ate here twice and would go again if I stayed longer. The meat dishes were very high in quality,tender, well cooked and tasty. Unpretentious and with friendly staff.

Thank Marisa S
Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

Good, simple food at very reasonable prices. Only locals were there when we had dinner. Fresh lettuce and tomatoes in the salad; self-made vinaigrette. Very good bruschetta with fresh arugula on top. No pasta on the menu when we visited.

Thank NorCalCraig
Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

We had mixed meats, mixed cheese, and a couple of pizzas ... All good. Plenty of Italians/locals eating ... Always a good sign

Thank N_Rayn
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

We decided to have lunch here as we waited on our laundry to finish. (Lavanderia -self serve Laundromat across street) The food was wonderful, the restaurant was very clean and the staff were friendly & helpful. There was a bit of a language barrier, as...More

Thank Maurers
Reviewed 29 December 2014 via mobile

Will come back. Nice people very friendly. Eating is very good And special even Pizza is very good. It is a small location but enough for 35 person. The price is ok for the location.

Thank Hans B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$44
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Piave 14, 19124, La Spezia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Province of La Spezia  >  La Spezia
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 21812
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