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La Taverna del Metallo

) #1 of 362 Restaurants in La Spezia $ Italian, ,
Via Cernaia 17, 19121, La Spezia, Italy
+39 349 863 9139
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“wild boar” (7 reviews)
“pork” (4 reviews)
“potatoes” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Bar, Pub
Via Cernaia 17, 19121, La Spezia, Italy
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1 - 10 of 454 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped in for dinner after a long day in the Cinque Terre and the last thing we wanted to do was have a 4 course meal that would take 2.5 hours, but we were starving. This place didn't care that I...More

Thank Lyne C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very good food! I tried shank ( no bone) with mushroom mash and my boyfriend had beans with traditional Italian sausage. Food was delicious!! Service was very friendly. Atmosphere was also lovely! Will be back!

Thank Nela V
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Good place (with candle), good people, good beer, good food and plenty of ! Even if you're not a metalhead, don't miss that place !

Thank Aurélien D
Reviewed 1 week ago

After 2 weeks of pizza and pasta it was so good to find somewhere that served meat! And boy did they do it justice. It was delicious Hungarian/Bavarian styled pork. Excellent sauce, good size and best price in Italy. The bar itself, is definitely to...More

Thank Muzzytheduck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a nice, good quality and honest meal. The entourage is in a medieval / metal atmosphere with a good glass of beer at your side. Not very Italian, but just good.

Thank Diewertje R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere is definitely peculiar, but felt not too cheesy. I liked a lot the whole concept, even though is not very suited for hot summer night (and the food too, feels more for cold weather). Nice beers, and really tasty food. The pork shank...More

Thank Heliosmaster
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walked in here o a Saturday night and could not get a table. Reserved and returned on Sunday night. An excellent meal in somewhat strange setting of heavy metal music playing in the background at a comfortable volume and dim candle light at each table....More

Thank Byram D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gothic style small restaurant with a big and interesting variety of draft beers. Food was quite good with the exception of the jacket potato which was a disappointment. What also needs to be improved is the waiting time to be served. Almost 1.30 I consider...More

Thank Γιαννης Α
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You enter the door and BAM, in the middle of the restaurant. No way back. It's really dark, old medieval kinda tables and chairs, traditional candles. Tall, dark long hair and eyes waiter. Are you in Italy? Yes you are! I was confused for about...More

Thank Ymke E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a night! Go, Enjoy! Try something different. Loved the food and drinks. Great night. Highly recommended.

Thank Kevin T
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christine g
Are credit cards accepted for payment?
21 October 2015|
Response from irafunesta | Property representative |
Sorry, only Euro cash is accepted. Thank you very much, hope to see you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 22
Italian, Bar, Pub
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
20:00 - 02:00
20:00 - 02:00
20:00 - 02:00
20:00 - 02:00
20:00 - 02:00
20:00 - 02:00
20:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Cernaia 17, 19121, La Spezia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Province of La Spezia  >  La Spezia
  • Phone Number: +39 349 863 9139
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Middle Ages themed tavern with rock, metal and folk background music, a place to enjoy traditional local dishes (cheese and cold meat or salami platters) ravioli, testaroli, wild boar and pork, polenta and more... All to be washed down with a beer from our large selection of bottled or draught beers and fine local wines
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