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Antica Osteria Da Caran

Via Genova 1 | 19131 la spezia, 19123, La Spezia, Italy
+39 0187 700453
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good39%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible10%
22 Dec 2017
“A Step into the Past”
6 Sep 2017
“Pleasant al fresco dining enjoying local foodies”
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Via Genova 1 | 19131 la spezia, 19123, La Spezia, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The pizza here is excellent and very good value. The house white wine I enjoyed, panna cotta and coffe were all top quality. The price was very reasonable. This is how pizza should be cooked. I loved it, all.

Thank plyne930
Reviewed 22 December 2017

You can find it in the northern part of the city and there is traffic of people busy with their everyday activities. There sits Caran where you can experience the antique simplicity of La Spezia. Caran is full of traditions with its local food and...More

Thank walk46
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The restaurant has got both indoor and al fresco dining. The outdoor dining is very nice & pleasant especially during Spring and Summer time. The menu includes pizzas, meat and fish courses as well as local dishes from La Spezia. I came here several times:...More

Thank Magdissimaorsetta
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

The place has got a really chill atmosphere, we sat outside. We both had spaghetti with mussels and shared a jug of wine. The food was perfect. Saw some people who had pizza, that looked really nice as well. The price was really good for...More

Thank Anne-Lise H
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Have visited this place a couple times. Every time me and my husband were satisfied with taste and quality of food and service. We tried two different pizzas, ravioli with meat sauce and spaghetti with seafood. The last one we would definitely recommend to eat....More

Thank Nastusha2121
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

We received the recommendation from the owners of our apartment, nice terrase, the food was good, camed fast and the stuff was friendly. Overall, nice location.

Thank Oana H
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We enjoyed the pasta with pesto sauce served in the traditional Ligurian fashion with potatoes and string beans. The local mussels (called muscoli here and cozze in the rest of Italy) were wonderful. The mussels of the Gulf of La Spezia are famous throughout northern...More

1  Thank Janet A
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We had the address to what according to Tripadvisor was a recommendedseafood restaurant. But we just couldn't find it. But we found this place instead: A treat where we were the only tourists (?) among happy locals. Seating outdoors: We wer among the first but...More

Thank Limpydog
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

It was a family occasion. 5 adults, all had a 3 course meal with drinks. I recommend ravioli with meat and for after bacala, dried cod. The ravioli were superb and the meat souce was just excellent, tasty and lean. The bacala with olives and...More

2  Thank Carlo B
Reviewed 28 September 2014

The restaurant is rather simple, they offer mainly pizza. It took an eternity to take our order, another eternity for the food to be served. By then, the pizzas were tepid and the pastry soaked. Only positive point: a nice garden where you can sit...More

Thank PeterMCW
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 15 - USD 33
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:15 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:15 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:15 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:15 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:15 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:15 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Genova 1 | 19131 la spezia, 19123, La Spezia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Province of La Spezia  >  La Spezia
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 700453
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Pizzeria and restaurant with typical cuisine of Liguria. Dining room and large garden with tables under the trees. Parking by the house. Menu of the week. Take-away pizza and farinata (typical food of La Spezia)Pizzeria e ristorante con cucina tipica della Liguria. Sala interna e ampio giardino con tavoli sotto gli alberi. Parcheggio vicino. Menù fisso della settimana. Possibilità di asporto pizze e farinata (tipico cibo della Spezia)
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