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L'Orsa Maggiore

Viale Achille Franceschi 29, 55042 Forte Dei Marmi, Italy
+39 0584 82219
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (6 reviews)
“beach club” (4 reviews)
“milan” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Viale Achille Franceschi 29, 55042 Forte Dei Marmi, Italy
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

We went there with the kids to spend the day at the beach and have lunch. The beach and sea were so clean with crystal clear water. The facilities are all top with showers, wc, cabanas, etc... all provided . Service is very friendly and...More

Thank BespokeZ
Ristorante Orsa... R, Proprietario at L'Orsa Maggiore, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017
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Gentile BespokeZ, siamo felici abbia apprezzato la nostra spiaggia e la nostra cordialità. Cerchiamo sempre di fare meglio e, se...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Orsa Maggiore is a must if you spend some time in Forte dei Marmi. Both a beach club and a fine restaurant, it is recommended for a romantic dinner on the beach. Elegant environment with light blue and white colors, fine seaside food and good...More

1  Thank Michele M
Ristorante Orsa... R, Proprietario at L'Orsa Maggiore, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017
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Gentile Michele M, siamo felici di averle fatto trascorrere qualche ora felice. Ci auguriamo di vederla tornare presto. Grazie! enrico...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

The place is very nice but unfortunately the owners were so rude, they have no idea of the word hospitality. Overpriced, overrated. Bad. For sure there are better places where to spend a day at the beach or have lunch/dinner.

Thank scierelax
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Asparagus....OK......quails egg....overcooked....Parmesan 'waffle'....are you kidding me...Parmesan grated, stacked, then melted in the oven actually......my 5 yr old grandchildren can do that. Guinea fowl (the only really interesting thing on the menu)... Sold out... so went for past with tomatoes, olive & basil (seriously?...at these prices?)......More

Thank janwinter2017
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We love coming to Forte dei Marmi and always have dinner in this lovely beachside restaurant. We have seen the poor reviews and having had another great evening there yesterday, we are happy to reassure you that the Milan chef is long gone and everything...More

1  Thank mnpotter
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

It's a bit pricey for lunch but in line for dinner . The staff is okay but he food and ambiance make eating here special.

Thank trucker99
Ristorante Orsa... R, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at L'Orsa Maggiore, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2016

Thank you for your comment! We try to be special under all points of view and with Chef Morelli we think we got our extra bonus :) See you next time in Versilia, best regards from l'Orsa Maggiore!

Reviewed 12 September 2016

Superb beach and really amazing service and what a meal a really great menu and amazing seafood what more could you want

Thank Laurence D
Ristorante Orsa... R, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at L'Orsa Maggiore, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2016

Laurence, thank you for your comment! Superb, cool, great, amazing... we are very proud to have clients as you are :) We look forward to welcome you next time in Versilia. Giovanna

Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

My family and I have been returning to L'orsa Maggiore for some years now, mostly because of its beautiful atmosphere since we have been disappointed before. However, I think this year we have had our last visit. The staff is slow and arrogant, the dishes...More

Thank Alma W
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Visited on Tuesday 2nd August about 10pm. Food/Wine and service was faultless, absolutely amazing dinning experience.

Thank Jon T
Reviewed 16 July 2016

We stayed at the beach of Orsa Maggiore so decided to also have lunch there. Everything is designed beautifully and it is very clean. The food is good but the portions not too big and quite expensive. The service is OK.

Thank Manon066
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Average prices
US$ 61 - US$ 110
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Achille Franceschi 29, 55042 Forte Dei Marmi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Forte Dei Marmi
  • Phone Number: +39 0584 82219
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