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Ristorante San Domenico

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Via Colapesce, Pizzo, Italy
+39 327 597 1692
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00:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
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Clinton, Indiana
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

The swordfish was an excellent catch, but the preparation was superb! I've never had such a perfectly prepared swordfish served along with stuffed pasta shells with a food presentation and wine selection to match.

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Milano, Italia
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103 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is hidden from the traffic, located in a calm small street with a wonderful panoramic view of the sea sunset. Parking is right in front, and this is something rare for Pizzo. We took the degustation menu, with 6 courses for only €45! Great quality, innovation and service. I absolutely recommend it!

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Pizzo, Italy
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Actually I had already left a review (excellent) about San Domenico a couple of years ago. From that time I had many occasions to taste the delicious creations of chef Bruno and the outcome of the "tests" was always the same: pure satisfaction. Yesterday we had another demonstration of the level of the exaltation of the taste of the food... More 

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Daylesford, Victoria, Australia
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

This restaurant will not disappoint Magnificent seafood with a Calabrian twist The food is exquisitely presented not overly small either We had all 4 courses only as all the meals sounded too good to miss Seafood was so incredibly fresh, the service wonderful friendly and the wine selection is vast & really lovely Highlights Octopus and potato with an aioli,... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

Bruno, the chef and owner, opened the restaurant for us! (It was supposed to be closed at noon this day) We were treated like kings..We had a table outside and we had very good food (fresh tuna, octopus, local fish...) and very good wine! Bruno is a talented chef, the presentation of the dishes is very beautiful. We definitely recommend... More 

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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015

The place is very conveniently tucked away from the busy streets. Atmosphere is very romantic and view that opens from the balcony is amazing. Food is fantastic and well served. I would go there everyday if I had a chance! Best meal in town by all counts!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

We have been for a family dinner and I should split my overall score in 3 parts: Amazing location with a fantastic view Good food but very depending on the dishes Disappointing service especially considering that the restaurant was not really full. I'd give it another try after the vacation time

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Naples, Italy
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015

The setting was very nice. The menu was interesting but the products used where cheap. Main fish options were swordfish and sea bass,in southern Italy you can do much better. They also only were willing to make me one type of gluten free pasta which contained swordfish. I am pregnant and can not have swordfish. The service was good when... More 

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went here based solely on TripAdvisor reviews and weren't disappointed. The restaurant itself is down a quaint pedestrianised street, with an amazing view over the sea from the terrace. It's beautiful. The staff are so friendly and the menu is great, loads of different options. The food itself is amazing, very creative, beautifully presented and there's... More 

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Orono, Maine
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2015

Ristorante San Domenico was our supreme dining experience in Pizzo. The ambience was relaxed. The view of the coast was amazing. The service was attentive and the food was delicious and beautifully presented. One person in our party had to eat gluten free and our waiter went to the kitchen twice to make sure that all her selections were prepared... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Monday
00:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
00:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
00:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
00:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
00:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
00:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Colapesce, Pizzo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Calabria  >  Province of Vibo Valentia  >  Pizzo
  • Phone Number: +39 327 597 1692

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