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Ristorante Il Ghignante

Via Giuseppe Verdi 24, 54100, Massa, Italy
+39 0585 869368
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (2 reviews)
“octopus” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Giuseppe Verdi 24, 54100, Massa, Italy
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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

They serve Sardinian cuisine. Excellently prepared with ingredient carefully chosen. Good selection of wines. Helpful service. Liked every bit.

Thank Beat Z
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Overpriced Average quality. Too salty dishes and too much lemon in the starter octopus. Some Portions are small while others are normal. The service is not kind and we did not feel very cared.

Thank Jack_C_77
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Superb dishes Nice Spumante Sardegnan specialities Friendly staff opend up though we were too early and offered sparkling wine Nice view on a tiny garden from the inside

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 16 June 2018

Please avoid reading the menu, I recommend to get inspired by the cook's recommendation. Enjoy the catch of of the day together with some other delights.

Thank Harald W
Reviewed 21 October 2017

The atmosphere in the restaurant is lovely and the people working there are very helpful and knowledgeable. The food portions are generous and a good menu with plenty of choices. I ordered seafood and can honestly say it was the best and freshest I have...More

Thank cathedralfan
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We ordered the porceddu, pasta con tartuffo and a few other dishes, it was the best iv had so far..delicious food, quick service Good selection of wine..

Thank Poonam P
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The menu is a delight it offers fresh "Sea Food" we had a plate of various fish "ceviche" ,prawns and other molluscs as taster plate.Followed by a huge platter of various fish and sea creatures so fresh and tasty. The wine was delightful and the...More

Thank guysmith100
Circolo I, Proprietario at Ristorante Il Ghignante, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

thank you very much

Reviewed 8 October 2015

Our villa host recommended this restaurant, which was a little hard for us to find, but worth the effort. The staff was wonderful, the portions huge and the food more than good but not quite wonderful. We had a little communication issue, which lead us...More

Thank ScooterM52
Reviewed 22 September 2015

We came across Circolo Il Ghignante late one evening and even though it was almost 10pm were brought inside by welcoming and attentive staff. The food was fantastic and portions were huge. We enjoyed it so much we came back a second time in the...More

2  Thank Sheila M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Giuseppe Verdi 24, 54100, Massa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Massa Carrara  >  Massa
  • Phone Number: +39 0585 869368
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