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L'Ancora

Via Ainella SNC, 87029 Scalea, Italy
+39 339 284 6486
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
14 Jul 2018
“Favoloso”
12 Jul 2018
“Every July Scalea, and always L’Ancora ”
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
PRICE
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Via Ainella SNC, 87029 Scalea, Italy
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1 - 10 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 14 July 2018

We were warmly greeted upon arrival, and from then on it was a very pleasant experience. The food and service were both excellent.

Thank Valerie H
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

We’ve been coming to Scalea each July since 2013. We’ve eaten at all the good restaurants more than once. This is the favorite. Freshest fish each day. Perfectly cooked. And a happy, friendly team working there. Always a great time for us. And with tables...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Tried this local family-run restaurant based on a recommendation, walking distance from our hotel. At first glance, looked like your typical, beach side lido but once seated, turned out to be a real gem. Service was personal and attentive, seafood was fresh, plentiful and true...More

Thank Mario B
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a restaurant open for lunch during the week, which was not easy, and happened to find this. We were pleasantly surprised. Friendly staff, good wine selection, and reasonable prices. The mussels with pasta was very good, as was the gnocchi with...More

Thank Kate F
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

This is one of those places where you can't be disappointed. Classic Italian cuisine with very good result and you are right on the beach. What else?

Thank Bobmatthew
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

This beautiful restaurant is centrally located with gorgeous ocean views. The food is outstanding, the fresh seafood was skilfully prepared. The portions are huge and the prices reasonable. The staff is very friendly and attentive, they treat you like a celebrity. I have to mention...More

Thank Nicky c
Reviewed 14 July 2017

This is a restaurant you won't regret going to. We started with a seafood salad that had octopus, calamari and shrimp. It was a lot of food and so, so well prepared. We also had the linguini with swordfish, eggplant and mint. Sounds odd but...More

Thank Embalmermama
Reviewed 29 April 2017

I think it's fair to say that you can't be disappointed at this restaurant. The fish is fresh, it is very expertly cooked and you can sit right in front of the beach, as you quaff a beer and enjoy the weather. I can't wait...More

Thank JamieSmith
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We came here when we were last in Calabria in 2012 and it is just as good as it was then. Tasty seafood just as I remember. We were given a very warm welcome from the waitress who spoke fluent English and we sat in...More

Thank Iain_G_C
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

We came here last summer and really enjoyed it. Back tonight and again very happy. Probably our favorite restaurant in Scalea. Sit on the beach (photo submitted). Antipasta, shell fish assorted and sautéed in a sauce that you will finish with your spoon. Catch of...More

Thank Michael A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 17 - US$ 40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Ainella SNC, 87029 Scalea, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Calabria  >  Province of Cosenza  >  Scalea
  • Phone Number: +39 339 284 6486
Description
Il ristorante ancora , da sempre simbolo del mangiar bene , la sua location , direttamente sul mare rende l'eccellenza dei suoi piatti abbinati ad un panorama mozza fiato uno dei ristoranti piu belli della costa.
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