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Antica Pensione Pinna

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Lungomare Anglona 7 | Pensione Pinna, 07031, Castelsardo, Sardinia, Italy
+39 079 470168
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Here we are in this lovely restaurant, totally under the influence of this place, the delicious dinner, lovely wine, lovely atmosphere in the sights of the castle, and the friendly helpful staff. We really feel as though wevare among friends. Did I mention the delicious dinner? They are rightly proud of the local specialties that they serve - try them,... More 

Thank Cindy F
manchester uk
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed two nights - we loved it! Really great family ran the place - so friendly and welcoming and could not have been more helpful. We ate there both nights - no better view and we really liked the food.

Thank sarahmur
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

We went to the Pensione Pinna in Castelsardo due to a recommendation of our host. The view from the outside seating area might be one of the best in Castelsardo. You got the sea right in front of you and the beautiful city center and castle to your right. If the weather does not allow you to sit outside try... More 

Thank JaMiSte
London, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2015

Decent enough service but let down by food - perhaps expectations were too high... had great food in Sardinia until here but everything seemed to fall flat with basic schoolboy errors on the cooking front - would agree with other users on lasagne, couldn't find meat for love nor money - wouldn't mind if that was the way it was... More 

1 Thank Neil C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

We had an absolutely lovely meal with a great view both of Castelsardo and the sea. The staff were great and the food was wonderfully presented. The menu can vary based on the seafood available and our antipasta was local giant prawns and ostrich mussels. The prawns were hung on a piece of coral with the mussels laid around. It... More 

Thank TN_Dave_00
Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2015

If you like seaside view, serviceminded staff and wonderful seafood dishes, this is the place! We enjoyed a fantastic meal with useful information about seafood dishes from the chef.

Thank Inger95
Oxford, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2014

This is the ultimate home quaint cuisine. We decided to try this restaurant by chance, the weather was awful and we had no umbrella. Do not expect the fancy restaurant , this is not the right place.but if you are looking for a fresh homemade cuisine as it was 20 years ago in Italy , please do not hesitate. You... More 

1 Thank Miciomicione
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2014 via mobile

We were just strolling down the Lungomare from Centro and spotted this restaurant across the way. The owner lady made this lunch a special occasion for us with her recommendations of the Sweet and Sour Pesce and the Polpettini alla Diavolo. The huge mixed salad was wonderful along with a nice white wine. To top off the whole experience our... More 

1 Thank David h
Leicester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2013

We ate here twice during our stay in castelsardo because the food was delicious and plentiful. The first time we had the seafood tourist menu - mussels and squid followed by seafood linguine (great). On the second occasion I had the seafood linguine again while my friends shared a platter of fresh whole fish and prawns. I agree with the... More 

1 Thank Wicketdog
Stowmarket, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2013

Run by a typical Italian Matriarch, who more or less told you what you wanted, did this with a smile. Homely cooking and seafood was particularly good, would not have the lasagna though a meat was difficult to find.

Thank Grada J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lungomare Anglona 7 | Pensione Pinna, 07031, Castelsardo, Sardinia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sardinia  >  Province of Sassari  >  Castelsardo
  • Phone Number: +39 079 470168
The Antica Pensione Pinna 1959 Hotel and Restaurant delight your customers with the seafood following the ancient tradition of Castelsardo . Also organizes receptions and private parties . open all the year .

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