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La Barchina Fish &Fried

Lungomolo del Greco, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
+39 347 721 2848
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fritto misto” (6 reviews)
“prawns” (5 reviews)
“cod” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:45 PM Hours
Italian, Seafood, Fast food, Mediterranean
Lungomolo del Greco, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
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1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had to try this local institution. The chips were wonderfully light, however the small fish cakes were not great and I would give those a miss.

Thank SandDancer99
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

This is deep fried calamari and prawns with a pinch of salt and a squeeze of lemon. Simple and tasty as it should be. Only €8.00!

Thank romeri
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

I always buy fritto misto here with friends. Food is very tasty and the service is fast. Staff is friendly and the place is near the beach. We enjoyed the food with beer. Recommend

Thank Kai M
Reviewed 21 June 2018

We were sitting in the shade watching the world go by when a boat docked on the opposite side of the water, within minutes a queue of locals had formed and we noticed that seafood was being cooked on board. It smelt delicious so we...More

Thank Cck00000
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Had heard so much about this place from both friends who’ve visited and the reviews on here. Wasn’t disappointed. Fresh, hot and tasty. Thumbs up

Thank MicheleH1810
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

From what I can gather from reviews this place is a bit of a local institution and why can see why. Queues of people queuing for simple but delicious portions of fried fish. We shared a box of the fried cod (bacalao) which was crispy...More

Thank Veronica B
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Quick, cheap eats sitting on the dock of the bay, a cold beer with dried food in the sunshine offers very little to dislike, the fritto misto was amazing, squid, prawns in a light batter, with a splash of lemon, ordered the deep fried anchovies...More

Thank Engscot73
Reviewed 4 September 2017

This is a real treasure. We stopped off for lunch and had fritto misto - the best I have ever tasted. Thank you for such a wonderful experience.

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sasaz48, Proprietario at La Barchina Fish &Fried, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

thanks very much ! waiting for you next time

Reviewed 10 August 2017

Very unique place, delicious sea food, good price, with a fabulous view. Sometimes the wait is long but worth it! You have to try it!

Thank Adventure726189
sasaz48, Proprietario at La Barchina Fish &Fried, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

thank you so much !!

Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Great place to take some seafood and to eat it with sea-view in sunset!!! Very tasty and rather cheap!

Thank Natalya M
sasaz48, Proprietario at La Barchina Fish &Fried, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:45 PM
12:00 PM - 11:45 PM
12:00 PM - 11:45 PM
12:00 PM - 11:45 PM
12:00 PM - 11:45 PM
12:00 PM - 11:45 PM
12:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lungomolo del Greco, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Viareggio
  • Phone Number: +39 347 721 2848
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The best fish & chips directly from the boat !
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