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$$$ Pisa Italian Fodor's Choice

Apricot walls hung with etchings of Pisa make this small, single-room restaurant warmly romantic. Husband and wife Damiano and Sandra Lazzerini have been running the place for two decades, and it shows in their obvious enthusiasm while talking about the menu (fish is a focus) and daily specials, which often astound. The ripieno di polpa di pesce a pan grattato con salsa di seppie e pomodoro (fish-stuffed ravioli with tomato-octopus sauce) delights. Seasonal ingredients are key throughout the menu; Sandra works wonders with tartufi estivi (summer truffles), artichokes, and market fish of the day. Remember to save room for desserts as they are scrumptious.

Italian Tuscan Romantic Intimate Lunch Dinner $$$ Fodor's Choice

Quick Facts

Piazza Gambacorti 22
Pisa, Tuscany  56125, Italy

050-25067

Known For:
  • Superb fish dishes
  • Gracious service
  • Terrific wine list
  • Wine list
Restaurant Details:
Rate Includes: Closed Sun., and 2 wks in mid-Aug. No lunch Sat., Closed Sun. and 2 wks in mid-Aug. No lunch Sat.

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