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Torteria da Gagarin

Via del Cardinale 24, 57123, Livorno, Italy
+39 0586 884086
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“eggplant” (9 reviews)
“focaccia” (8 reviews)
“pancakes” (5 reviews)
8:00 AM - 2:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Via del Cardinale 24, 57123, Livorno, Italy
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1 - 10 of 40 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's cheap and delicious. You order a 5+5 con Melanzane, you choose if you want a baguette type of bread (francese) or a focaccia type (schiacciata), then only the choice if you want added crushed pepper (yes!) remains open. It's easy, it's rough, it's fulfilling,...More

1  Thank Julian O
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

The place is easy to find by the adresa but has no sign or anything outside. The torta with focaccia and melanzane (eggplant) is something to die for! An explosion of flavor! Highly recommended typical Livornian food!

1  Thank Andrei L
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

If you’re in Livorno visiting, try a cinque e cinque. It is a traditional snack made up of chickpea pie inside a focaccia. (You can add aubergines to it too!) Gagarin is surely the best place to try it. Safe bet any day!

1  Thank Marco G
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We went there since we heard many times about the "torta". We found it tasty but very salty for our taste.

Thank invocator
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Hotel staff suggest that we should try this tiny shop next to the central market of Livorno to try a typical tuscany street food. The "5 e 5". Basically it consist in a panino filled with a chick peas pizza, black pepper (too much!) and...More

Thank j0hnedw
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This food was amazing. We had high expectations after reading the reviews and they were easily met. Add eggplant it makes It even more incredible!

Thank JamesTravel12
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Tipical food of the town, unique taste in old style place...stand or sitting ... cheap and tasty in the old popolar side of Livorno...

Thank yandrea886
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

The " 5 e 5" is a classic food from Livorno city. It looks like a sandwich. Inside is a tradicional chick peas pizza that you will not found in other place in the world. This restaurante is just a classic in Livorno but for...More

Thank Karina M
Reviewed 10 December 2016

There is no better torta or cinque e cinque than Toreria de Gargarin. I always look forward to going and it is always perfect! Hands down the best place to go to enjoy a simple, delicious treat of torta!

Thank carolsneider16
Reviewed 10 December 2016

When I was a teenager the current boss was a little girl that helped her dad "il Gagarin" named thus because he was like most Livornesi a fervent communist. There are many good torta places in Livorno, which makes the best torta in the world....More

Thank montelatici
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Response from ALESSANDROC965 | Reviewed this property |
You are not able to book, You arrive and eat, it is a street food place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Cardinale 24, 57123, Livorno, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Livorno  >  Livorno
  • Phone Number: +39 0586 884086
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