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Ristorante Il Sottoscala

Via Ricasoli No 11, 57036 Porto Azzurro, Elba Island, Italy
+39 345 296 8746
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
22 Jun 2016
“Great Restaurant!”
28 Oct 2015
“A great surprise”
Open Now
18:30 - 23:30All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Via Ricasoli No 11, 57036 Porto Azzurro, Elba Island, Italy
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

We tried this restaurant based on the Tripadvisor reviews and we were not disappointed. Although it looks like an ordinary restaurant from the street, the food is definitely well prepared! My husband, my son and I had great food from appetizers to dessert!More

1  Thank MARILOU O
VINCENZO L, Proprietario at Ristorante Il Sottoscala, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2016
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Salve e grazie per la sua valutazione Grazie infinite Lei e la sua famiglia siete una delle molte che sanno...More

Reviewed 28 October 2015

A group of six, we had been wandering around Porto Azzurro trying to decide on a restaurant when at the last minute we took a chance, descended the stairs to Il Sottoscala. The decor was a bit kitschy, but in a charming way, and the...More

3  Thank Lee T
VINCENZO L, Proprietario at Ristorante Il Sottoscala, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2016
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thank you I hope to see you again Distinti saluti Vincenzo Libertini Ricordo che la zuppa tradizione di famiglia va...More

Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

We visited this lovely little place on the back of the trip advisor reviews and we were not disappointed! The food, wine and the passionate friendly owner made it all so worth while! Try his family fantastic opportunity , it's out of this world! As...More

Thank Condor1978
VINCENZO L, Proprietario at Ristorante Il Sottoscala, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2015
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I thank for his kind words, and its assessment that left us, I hope to see her again in his...More

Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

We chose this restaurant based on Tripadvisor ranking. From the moment you descend the stairs feel welcomed. Perfect staff, who speaks their language. We were with a group of six. We did not want to choose and told them to just surprise us. A few...More

4  Thank juli1276
VINCENZO L, Proprietario at Ristorante Il Sottoscala, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2015
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Salve e grazie per la sua esperienza La ringrazio e spero di rivederla in un suo prossimo viaggio Distinti saluti...More

Reviewed 10 August 2013

Climbing down steps to below street level, you feel as if you entered a pirates cove. Maritime decor, stone walls, fisherman's nets and paraphernalia. A tiny restaurant with lots of atmosphere. We were early before the evening rush-hour. The service very good and I had...More

1  Thank Patricia S
VINCENZO L, Proprietario at Ristorante Il Sottoscala, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2013
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Salve e grazie per la sua valutazione. Spero di rivederla presto in un suo prossimo viaggio a l'elba nella speranza...More

Reviewed 1 October 2012

Nice deco but average food. Pizza pescatora, penne, spag vongole, pizza calzone. Pizza pescatore only shrimp, vongole,cozze but lots of them. For me the dough was neither crusty nor thick, not easy to cut. Some spiderwebs.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 33
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
18:30 - 23:30
Monday
18:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
18:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
18:30 - 23:30
Thursday
18:30 - 23:30
Friday
18:30 - 23:30
Saturday
18:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Ricasoli No 11, 57036 Porto Azzurro, Elba Island, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Livorno  >  Elba Island  >  Porto Azzurro
  • Phone Number: +39 345 296 8746
  • E-mail
Description
2 Air-conditioned indoor rooms, pets, specialty fish soup, fried but not suggest everything is cooked in a wood oven dishes, side dishes, desserts, pizzas and a much healthier return to the good taste of the food of other times, pasta homemade selection of raw materials and so much love in the culinary arts, local Ciliaci not suitable for street pizza and pasta, but if a slight list, there are no problems, we are already the name of a structure that describes it (buried) we are sorry for the disabled but we are in the future hope to be able to satisfy them with outdoor seating. For those who know the local taste. Or as the song says AND EC LIKE TO EAT AND DRINKS. (Even though I am a teetotaler :)) BY.Chef Vincenzo
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