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Osteria Pazza Idea

Piazza Massimo d'Azeglio 41, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
+39 333 955 0803
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dessert” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Piazza Massimo d'Azeglio 41, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
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Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Great food created and served with passion and flair. Lovely friendly staff added to the overall experience - definitely one to visit if you can. I'd go back like a shot for the best panna cotta dessert around!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank pat2018214
Reviewed 20 September 2018

We ate here during a visit for the Puccini Festival. We loved the restaurant. Everything was perfect. The ambience, the friendly service and most importantly the delicious food. Definitely our best meal in Viareggio. As we were leaving our waiter even gave us a bottle...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Richard727
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

The best meal I can remember! My partner and I have been taking holidays in Italy for the past 5 years... Lake Garda, Venice, Florence, Monteriggioni and this year Viareggio. Osteria Pazza Idea is simply the best food we've had. We were made to feel...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank tasso288
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

the location is good situated in the center of viareggio. the room is cute decorated and with air conditioner. It’s a good place for a romantic dinner as well as for a dinner with friends. The food is good but the highlight is the dessert...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mcgambini
Reviewed 11 August 2018

After 14 days in Tuscany at many wonderful restaurants along the way we did not expect to be wowed by any more culinary experiences...how wrong we were! The restaurant is a cosy atmospheric place with wonderful staff who smiled and engaged from the time we...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mag1161
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

We stumbled on this restaurant as the bistro nearby was fully booked.It is near the bus station on the other side of the Piazza.The food was beautifully presented and tasty.The staff were really friendly.My tuna was delicious and fresh and my wife’s gnocchi was in...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank saulm373
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful diner, the staff was funny and helped us to create a wonderful evening. The deserts are a must have

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank furz g
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Following yesterday’s disaster meal at the Casablanca this restaurant was in another dimension service was excellent the explanation of all meals served including the fine wine just introduced a fine Rose on par with Provence we arrived at 8pm and finally left at 10.45pm ambience...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank edhill1953
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Located in the town not far from the beach but away from the endless eateries that line the promenade. Friendly but professional staff with good English. My wife had a Risotto which she enjoyed and I had a tuna steak dish which was attractively presented...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Keith W
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Very chic elegant and impressive restaurant. I am from town but I have never been before and I came for the first time with my wife and her English family and we all adored it . Well done in every possible way. All dishes is...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Diego M
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Response from Diariusz | Reviewed this property |
I think they come with coffee. personally, I found them rather annoying.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 34 - US$ 68
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Massimo d'Azeglio 41, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Viareggio
  • Phone Number: +39 333 955 0803
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