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Ristorante Il Cucale

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Via Litoranea 103 | Marcelli di Numana, 60026 Numana, Italy
+39 071 739 1151
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Ascot, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I love this restaurant. It's position right on the beach makes it a perfect end to a glorious day at the sea. The view of the sea at night sparkling in the moonlight together with the lights at the port and on Monte Conero increases its charm. The staff are warm, friendly and really attentive and will suggest the best... More 

Thank countrylover186416
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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We've been there for the first time yesterday evening. Everything was perfect; we followed the suggestion of the Maitre: hot fishes starter, octopus, cold fishes starter, and "moscioli" from Numana sea, wild and delicious Musseles from the sea near Numana. After Grilled fishes and a Lobster. All the dishes have been made by fresh fish and with really high quality.... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2016

We went to Il Cucale on the recommendation of Omar & Silvia from the apartment we rented in Porto Recanati. Of the four seafood restaurants we ate at during our one-week stay here, this was definitely one of the best. We shared the Insalata di Mare which was fresh, light, tender and delightful. Next we shared the tagliatelle with squid,... More 

Thank CZHalls
Milan, Lombardia, Italy
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2012

This little restaurant is on the beach. You can see all the cost and the nice Monte Conero. For aperitives there is a beautiful terrace. Lovely people. Good proportion between quality and price.

Thank Nicoletta C
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2012

Simple, genuine, tasty but healthy. Marche style, little fanfare, great substance. Very nice and friendly atmosphere. I suggest having a drink on the terrace upstairs, overlooking Numana, its bay with the Mount Conero behind, then dinner downstairs. If you plan to book a table outside, remember to bring a light sweater or a scarf, just in case the evening breeze... More 

Thank Ramanujian
1 review
Reviewed 25 May 2012 via mobile

Been there for ages now and ended up being disappointed. Surely one of the best restaurant in "Riviera", quality put above quantity and personally i find it quiet unusual nowadays! Wide selection of wines. Overall....top spot, just a step away from the see.

Thank jimmeson
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199 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2011

A great restaurant that serves fresh fish cooked in a simple yet interesting way. Davide, the owner, will for sure make you feel very welcome and part of the family. Great home-made pizza bianca and bread will accompany your meal...just don't eat too much of it as you might not have enough room for the wonderful fish pastas and mains.... More 

Thank MartiGianlu

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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Litoranea 103 | Marcelli di Numana, 60026 Numana, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Marche  >  Province of Ancona  >  Numana
  • Phone Number: +39 071 739 1151

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?