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Piazza Guglielmo Marconi 12a | Vicino alla basilica di San Gavino, 07046 Porto Torres, Sardinia, Italy
+39 079 510300
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12:10 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:50
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Ankara, Turkey
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91 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As you are so close to sea you feel like you can try the tasting manu "di mare" (of the sea) and you end up with the same dish twisted again and again three times. Ok, that is a tasting menu, the chef has the freedto do everything. Then you order a seafood pasta, you get a pasta with one... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Doesn't look too promising from the outside. But don't be fooled. Excellent food, good service, lovely atmosphere. Can't recommend it enough.

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Thank Princess_Fiona001
Italy
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I've been here few times on my stay in Porto Torres and this place top scored as far as food quality and professionalism. vast choice from both pizzas and restaurant menu, the food is very good as it is the service; being by the side of the town's basilica add it up to its value;

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Thank stefano c
Copenhagen, Denmark
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Cosy , lovely , intime restaurant. Close to a Basilica. Which is lightened in the evening. Effecient service. Very good & fine food. Lovely wine. All for a good price. We will be back

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Thank Jens R
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Very pleasant place and not too expensive! Nice staff, very good traditional food and fresh fish! Also vegetarian options :)

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Thank Riky Sr. G
Budapest, Hungary
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 July 2016

We spent a great dinner at this place, good location, kind helpful staff. Food was excellent, the best risotto we tried, seafood pasta was very delicious, we very not able to say no for dessert: triamisu was very good, if you are in Porto Torres, go there and have a great Italian lunch or dinner.

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Thank Besztike
Chester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 9 July 2016

We ate here on a Sunday lunch time. By the time we were mid way through our meal, there were barely any seats left, it was full of the locals! I had a pizza which was delicious. My mum ordered a pasta dish but they brought out a slightly different dish but she enjoyed it nonetheless - it could have... More 

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Thank em89154
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

We came here from Stintino almost 25 minutes by car. I think that it was the best decision of our vacation. Food was excellent and everything was appropriate to Italian kitchen. Not only the food, the service was also 5 stars. I recommend this place to all travelers looking for an excellent place.

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Genoa, Italy
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125 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Normally in our country , if a place is well known because of Pizza it is not an excellent restaurant for the rest of the menù . Then this place is excellent for both. We ate a combination of starters , some cooked , some row food , then a so called "Pasta ai frutti di mare " with all... More 

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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2015

We were pleasantly surprised to discover this restaurant (a 5 mins walk from where we were staying). We had not made a reservation but the staff was quick in sorting us out with a table for two. Service was prompt and professional and the food tasted very good. We shared a tagliatelle all'astice for two and after having tasted the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 44
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street 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, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:10 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:50
Tuesday
12:10 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:50
Wednesday
12:10 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:50
Thursday
12:10 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:50
Friday
12:10 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:50
Saturday
12:10 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:50
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Guglielmo Marconi 12a | Vicino alla basilica di San Gavino, 07046 Porto Torres, Sardinia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sardinia  >  Province of Sassari  >  Porto Torres
  • Phone Number: +39 079 510300
Description
Restaurant San Gavino At the foot of the staircase Turritana basilica, surrounded in its medieval charm, is the restaurant San Gavino. A comfortable and elegant place where you can satisfy your taste and taste the best local wines. Here in San Gavino you will find all the typical seafood dishes and ground that Sardinia is able to offer. And award-winning pizzeria for quality and originality. The restaurant has a large and breezy porch surrounded by greenery and intimate dining rooms and fresh to host your lunches and dinners

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