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La Pia Centenaria

Via Magenta 12, 19121, La Spezia, Italy
+39 0187 739999
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“focaccia” (12 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Via Magenta 12, 19121, La Spezia, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were looking gor good pizza after heavy lunch in Vernazza . Place was very busy but we found a table and server came promptly to help. English is limited and menus not in English Waitress was able to explain the various individual pizzas ....More

Thank Don D
Reviewed 1 week ago

That's the place to try Farinata (local pizza). Often advised by locals and with VERY authentic atmosphere. Pizzettas are also good. Take away and enjoy!

Thank Pontiy
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was looking for steps and lifts to Castello San Giorgio, walked passed La Pia in a little laneway bursting with locals. Some eating in, some eating standing around on the go. Couldn't resist the delicious smell, I joined the queue for a piece of...More

Thank swirlwind
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Somewhat hard to find this restaurant offers delicious pizzas. Tasty, soft on top and well coated my primavera was great. My wife had one of their specialties, farinata with pesto and she enjoyed it too. The place is a little noisy, but bearable, and the...More

Thank Alain G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The farinatas are great! Looks like a simple dish but extremely tasty. Inexpensive too. The pizzas are average.

Thank haurbinc2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited La Pia for a quick bite. My bride had a piece of Margherita Pizza and I had a piece with sausage and anchovies on it. Both were very good. The place was packed with a long line waiting to be seated. Service, good,...More

Thank victor c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I think Italians are probably horrified at what Australia has done to pizza. La Pia had a beautiful crisp on outside, fresh n soft inside crust with base sauce and one or at most two toppings. Delicious. I had pesto and soft cheese. Wine comes...More

1  Thank diannemh
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I have tried the Farinata for the first time in La Pia Centenaria. It was absolutely delicious. It has been impossible to find a better farinata after this one. You have to try it if you go in La Spezia. It won't take you much...More

Thank Tomtomy
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We found this gem accidentaly, through a recommendation as we spent a week in La Spezia. The Restaurant is more than 100 years old and has amazing food, not the Restaurant chain type, but really authentic dishes. My young girls and I arrived early when...More

1  Thank Gaby E
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Very good food, friendly staff and farinata ... the best! All family was happy and you can find even focacia with nutella

Thank Nicolaeedc T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Magenta 12, 19121, La Spezia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Province of La Spezia  >  La Spezia
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 739999
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