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Borgo al cotone

Via del Cotone 23, 57033 Marciana Marina, Elba Island, Italy
+39 0565 904390
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
20 Sep 2016
“First evening meal on arrival”
17 Apr 2017
“Good fish dinner”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
$$ - $$$
Via del Cotone 23, 57033 Marciana Marina, Elba Island, Italy
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Good fish dinner in beautiful terrace facing the sea. Attentive staff. Good wine. Not cheap but acceptable prices given the quality.

Thank RichardPark
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We came here first, and were lucky to get a table inside, as we hadn't booked in advance. I had swordfish which was presented beautifully, my Husband had mussels, both dishes were excellent. Wine was average price approx 19 euros. Again very good. Service good,...More

Thank Yvonnedate
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Being no. 1 restaurant in Marcia Maritima according to Tripadvisor, Borgo al Cotone was a must of our visit. It´s situated on a beautiful place right next to the sea, with great views - these were very dramatic on the day of our visit as...More

Thank Stepan G
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant with our two teenage children this evening and booked a table at the last minute (1 hour beforehand) and we're lucky we did as it was full when we arrived. We only had main meals as we had a busy day...More

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We stayed in Elba for a week and this was the 1st restaurant we tried and defiantly the best. Food was amazing, great atmosphere, friendly service, nothing too much trouble. Great for watching the sunset. A little English spoken. After trying other recommend restaurants we...More

Thank Jane L
Reviewed 12 June 2016

A lovely fish restaurant with stunning views across the harbour. Excellent food and service. Also own La Scaletta. Worth a visit. A touch more expensive than some of the other restaurants.

Thank RockWombourne
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Elba is a delightful island and the small town of Marciana Marina is very pretty - and this restaurant combines delicious food with a perfect sunset view of the harbour. We ate here this evening and were very impressed; the seafood was fresh and tasty...More

Thank anna89London
Reviewed 30 September 2015

This little restaurant overlooking the harbor and sea is a wonderful and very romantic setting. The personnel is friendly but we were disappointed by the average quality of the food, good ingredients don't need to be "cooked/modified " too much. We have the mix of...More

Thank Karina G
Reviewed 9 August 2015

I had a reservation made early in the day and I am only one person and my name clearly identifies me as female. It was really hot and my table wasn't great. There was an empty table by the open window. I requested it and...More

Thank stratosphere12
Reviewed 12 June 2015

The above go very well together. The presentation of the Seafood platter was work of Art and I really did not want to spoil the looks. But Temptaion overcame my feeling. Delicious place to be at. Local Sea food and charming owners.Excellent.

Thank nazir
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Cotone 23, 57033 Marciana Marina, Elba Island, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Livorno  >  Elba Island  >  Marciana Marina
  • Phone Number: +39 0565 904390
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