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La Taverna dei Poeti

Via Roma 14, 57031, Capoliveri, Elba Island, Italy
+39 0565 968306
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster” (2 reviews)
“tune” (2 reviews)
“sommelier” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Via Roma 14, 57031, Capoliveri, Elba Island, Italy
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

After six years I stopped by again, and it was like I never left. Paolo is a fantastic host, and the quality of the food is unbeliavbale. Don't miss the "crudo" and the "spagehtti al riccio", never! This year I also found a nice surprise,...More

Thank Giorgio N
Reviewed 10 April 2017

we ate really well here, the owners are very kind and the place in the center of the village is welcoming. We had fish accompanied by an excellent white wine.

1  Thank Dragoneinvitto
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is located in Capoliveri Old Town. You can find here tasty local food served in a bit modern way.

Thank smaql
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent food. Fantastic people. Good wine. Delicious desserts. Best coffee of the entire Elba. Congratulations Chef Massimo!

Thank Renato R
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Just to say we followed the recommendation of the owner and had a lobster for two with tagliatelle. The trick is that the tagliatelle sauce is derived from the cooked lobster. This was excellent and hard to match globally, and. As I travel alot i...More

Thank FOL-1003
Reviewed 8 July 2016

The town was busy with tourists and a parking place was hard to find. Eventually we found this restaurant hidden beyond two local squares. It was small to say the least, hence the need to book. We were given an appetizer of curried prawn, followed...More

1  Thank JuliusVtravel
Reviewed 24 October 2015

Our family of 6 visited La Taverna dei Poeti twice during our stay in Capoliveri and enjoyed a fabulous meal both times. With starters, entrees and mains to select from either the earth or the sea as well as a display cabinet with the freshest...More

5  Thank MummyGB
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

I've dinner here with my wife. Top sea food with high range of choice, very good wine selection (I've only watched at champagne and white wine) with competent female somellier... Familiar and professional at the same time. Price adequate at freshness and quality of food...More

Thank Maxmazzo
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

Highly recommended by our hotel concierge, we showed up without a reservation but the owner managed to seat us on a busy night with only a 20 minute wait, and took care of us (two obvious tourists with minimal Italian language skills) . Food was...More

Thank 9,985
Reviewed 30 January 2015 via mobile

I love this place. The location is great. Paolo is one of the kindest person I have ever meet. The menu is not huge but it's great: the seafood is amazing, paolo's daddy fishes everyday the best for his son and for his clients. You...More

2  Thank The Tourist C
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$60
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Roma 14, 57031, Capoliveri, Elba Island, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Livorno  >  Elba Island  >  Capoliveri
  • Phone Number: +39 0565 968306
Il cibo a basso prezzo e un'illusione, non esiste. Il vero costo del cibo, alla fine, viene pagato da qualche parte. E se non lo paghiamo alla cassa, lo paga l'ambiente e la nostra salute.
Michael Pollan.
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