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Ristorante Oscar

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Via Oreste Franchini 78 | Via Oreste Franchini, 78, 57128, 57128, Livorno, Italy
+39 0586 501258
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
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Tue - Sun 19:30 - 23:00
Wed - Sun 12:30 - 15:00
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very accommodating for a large party. Tastey seafood, very Italian and good wine (of course). Worth a visit

Thank Jacob B
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Our Italian friends Franco and Helena took us for a meal to Ristorante Oscar, the fish and pasta with fresh fish were fantastic. An extensive wine list complemented the food.

Thank Anneme V
Laren, The Netherlands
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66 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Loved the baby squid with baby fish and the fresh oysters we had! Ive never been sich big oysters in my life. Unfortunately the risotto was too salty for me which spoiled my appetite for the second main course. It's on the pricey side but mind you, only locals mostly eat here. Great service too! Would recommend if you're looking... More 

Thank Arimar_0730
Livorno, Italy
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

the place is not up to the food served, which - beleive me - together with the wine list are tops. Dont forget to drink- at the end of the meal- the local " punch", an espresso coffee with hot rhum and anisette addings to it.

Thank 300984
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

The service was lacking in the half empty dining room on this Sunday afternoon. Despite his sharp, charming quips the server did not give us recommendations or correctly take all our orders, besides his long initial absence. The prices and the awards had us expecting a wonderful experience. The pasta courses were both lackluster. The paccheri with the triglie were... More 

1 Thank Isabella M
Paris, France
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235 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

...(i.e. not an "osteria"!) Nice seafood restaurant located in the southern district of Livorno (finding parking space in small streets can prove challenging there). This is probably the best place to eat in Livorno with a wide selection of quality seafood dishes, incl. Livornese specialities. Prices are on the high side but in fact quite comparable to the one charged... More 

1 Thank JMG780
Rome, Italy
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92 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2015

Very nice and confortable place with plenty of room around the tables. We really enjoyed the 3 pieces starter and a huge fresh "Orata" oven cooked that was good for 6 people. A large wine selection allows to have the proper companion to excellent dinner.

Thank alberto z
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

we enjoyed the tuna tartare and scallops - followed by a delicious dorado in salt crust and finished with a creme caramel and fresh fruits. overall very nice food and friendly staff

Thank TwoStephs
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28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

Fantastic fish. Best place to east fish and seafood in Livorno. Delightful family run restaurant. Warm atmosphere, good service, good choice of wines.

Thank vsp
Stavanger, Norway
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015

Excellent food, nice local wine and fantastic service - the restaurant to visit when in Livorno! We enjoyed the 3 piece starter, the catch of the day and local white wine to follow. Its a place to dine with the locals!

1 Thank Tom B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 62 - USD 139
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Oreste Franchini 78 | Via Oreste Franchini, 78, 57128, 57128, Livorno, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Livorno  >  Livorno
  • Phone Number: +39 0586 501258
WE WILL BE CLOSED FROM 01st September to 06th Sempteber (2015 Summer Holidays)

Our dishes are shaped on the high quality daily catched fish and are prepared with simple recipes that are adequate to the single product used, trying not to alter the natural taste of it. Our dishes will always be prepared only with seasonal available products. This is our way of thinking.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?