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Il Piccolo Principe

) #39 of 358 Restaurants in Viareggio $$$$ , Italian, Seafood
Piazza Giacomo Puccini 1 | Grand Hotel Principe di Piemonte, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
+39 0584 4011
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good13%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (3 reviews)
“red mullet” (2 reviews)
“oysters” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Contemporary, Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Piazza Giacomo Puccini 1 | Grand Hotel Principe di Piemonte, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate in this restaurant last Wednesday for my partners birthday he has always wanted to do a tasting menu but has never been able to arrange it as I am a vegetarian and it seems to cause a problem in England but I emailed...More

Thank 44gromit
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Terribly disappointed with this place. We booked reservations {and as a result, booked our hotels/planned part of our trip around this} MONTHS ago. We are now SIX DAYS out, and just got a cancellation email saying that "unfortunately, they will not be able to honour...More

Thank emilydouglasbaird
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Taster menu - (Photo attached) We ate here just before the restaurant closes for the winter. It was wonderful. We decided to have the 7 course fish taster menu (170 euros per person) This ended up being 11 courses with all the additional little courses...More

Thank Michelin_diva
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We ate at the Piccolo Principe during our stay at the Principe di Piemonte as the first part of our honeymoon. We were seated on the covered terrace with a view towards the mountains and the port where the lighthouse had not long started for...More

Thank drw2412
Reviewed 11 August 2016

ok- a 2* michelin restaurant, but even they cant make an oyster palitable. The food was superb, go for the set fish taster menu- 7 courses of yum. staff, a bit pretentious ( maitre,d and somellier) but the waiting staff were courtious and when they...More

1  Thank john c
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

This was the best meal we have ever had in Italy. It's not cheap but it never is in a two Michelin star restaurant. The food was excellent- innovative- full of flavour - including Tuscan Sushi - beef carpaccio - see photo. The location is...More

Thank Markhoban
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

After a long day's trip in the marble mountains and driving along the Ligurian coast, we found this elegant restaurant, and without knowing that Il Piccolo Principe has two Michelin stars, we came there for an ordinary family dinner which turned out to be an...More

Thank Onute K
Reviewed 24 July 2016

This was our first evening at the Grand Hotel Principe di Piemonte and we decided to try this roof top restaurant before our daughter and family arrived the next day looking for genuine pizzas. After a glass or two of good Prosecco, we opted for...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Wow what food but not cheap. Had the five course menu with wine. Turned into more like eight. Don't know who could manage the ten course menu. I have eaten in five of the worlds top rated restaurants this was as good as any. The...More

Thank Ron C
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Fantastic stay at this hotel, extremely relaxing and comfortable. Make sure you have dinner at the Piccolo 2 Michelin star restaurant at sunset, wow!

Thank Yasmine H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$123 - US$234
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Giacomo Puccini 1 | Grand Hotel Principe di Piemonte, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Viareggio
  • Phone Number: +39 0584 4011
  • E-mail
'Il Piccolo Principe' gourmet restaurant, Two Star Michelin, offers an exquisitely refined cuisine that is enriched and set off by a well-stocked wine list that can be appreciated either inside the elegant and exclusive restaurant room or outside on the bright roof garden and by the pool. Piccolo Principe is open to hotel residents and non-residents alike.
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