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Trattoria Lillicu

Via Sardegna 78, 09124, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
+39 070 652970
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“bottarga” (13 reviews)
“sea food” (8 reviews)
Open Now
20:30 - 23:00 Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
€€ - €€€
Via Sardegna 78, 09124, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
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1 - 10 of 162 reviews

Reviewed 9 November 2017

My wife and I were spending a few days in Cagliari and this was recommended in our guide book. We got there just in time because very soon after we arrived for dinner and were seated outside, the place was full both inside and out....More

1  Thank CliveT64
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Bustling and full of locals. We sat outside on both visits and had no issues with service. The seafood appetizer for two was fantastic and HUGE, it was hard to finish all of it, but of course we still had a little room for dessert....More

Thank Jen G
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Lillicu's is the one name that came up again and again when I was researching places to eat in Cagliari. I can see why it has earned a reputation as a local institution: the inside room with its marble tables packed together and its menu...More

Thank dipardoo
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Hidden and inconspicuous, looks like it’s never changed. Friendly staff and a simple yet delicious menu

Thank NatashaPaul
Reviewed 27 September 2017

After walking the streets of Cagliari we were looking for a lunch stop and this was it. Other restaurants were touting for business. This restaurant was nearly full. We sampled the local beers and then had a wonderful meal octopus salad to start, then frito...More

Thank MichaelMacartney
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We got there when they opened and luckily there was a spare table, we noticed reserved labels on the other tables. I have a long list of allergies which I carry written in italian which the waiter took to the chef and they worked out...More

Thank Heidy B
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We went here for lunch on the back of a recommendation from a local and from Alex Polizzi's TV show! The restaurant is in a back street just up from Via Roma and is full of character. The food was good and very reasonable, however...More

Thank Graham U
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

It was recommended and there was a wait on Sunday. I returned Monday with high expectations. Meh. It was ok. Not a very friendly staff was not very friendly, in fact some sort of argument had broken out between the waiter and other italian clients....More

Thank Sunfloweramara
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Nice food. Particular service. While you're having dinner the owner takes his gotta and perform the horrible Italian songs but in a so funny way. 100% recommended for fun.

Thank Jos G
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

And not pricey. The food is very fresh, the preparation simple: you won't go to bed with a stomach ache. Alas, the acoustic leaves a lot to be desired. Try to avoid evenings when large groups have made a reservation. Food is essentially sea-food (top-quality)....More

Thank Michele489
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
13:00 - 15:00
20:30 - 23:00
13:00 - 15:00
20:30 - 23:00
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20:30 - 23:00
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20:30 - 23:00
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20:30 - 23:00
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20:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Sardegna 78, 09124, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sardinia  >  Province of Cagliari  >  Cagliari
  • Phone Number: +39 070 652970
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