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Trattoria La Botte

Corso Umberto I, Tropea, Italy
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Overview
  • Excellent5%
  • Very good8%
  • Average15%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible55%
3 Sep 2016
“Worst restaurant ever”
13 Jun 2016
“Not an inspiring meal”
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Corso Umberto I, Tropea, Italy
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1 - 10 of 267 reviews

Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Bad food, no taste at all, horrible wine locally produced, bad service, the woman who cocked the food was standing with a cigaretter while cooking, do not go there

Thank IngmarMarinella
Reviewed 13 June 2016

I expected more from this traditional Italian restaurant. Food was average and staff not particularly interested in helping you. I had swordfish for the main which was bland. My wife wanted a brandy post meal and they didn't have any. Fairly simple pricing for the...More

Thank Maurice O
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

Filetto di baccala!!!! Need I say more? Tropea is filled with such amazing food! Each restaurant is amazing in it's own way. Here is no different. I'm a huge Filetto di baccala, so seeing it on the menu made my day! And was just as...More

Thank patrick s
Reviewed 26 July 2015

We've been in Tropea for the last 3 weeks, and have eaten at plenty of very good restaurants, this one is awful on all accounts. The "Tropean" salad that is supposed to come with canned tuna, did in fact have tuna on it, but the...More

Thank Jsbono-
Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

I've had fish in this trattoria today, linguine allo scoglio and fritto misto, tropea onions and wine. All food was excellent and the service likewise. The owner was very friendly and offered us some fried fish and local sweet cakes. The location is perfect especially...More

Thank Giuseppe M
Reviewed 21 June 2015

Unfortunately we did not check TA before having lunch there. Poor food, unenthusiastic service. The white house wine was awful. I returned the nearly full pitcher when I asked for the bill. At least they didn't charge for the wine. The place should either be...More

Thank ridemywave
Reviewed 24 September 2014 via mobile

Terrible food- I ordered carbonara and it was cooked so badly it was like eating scrambled eggs. It also had rid bits of fish in it which wasn't on the menu and usually wouldn't be a bad thing but the fish peices were absolutely rubber....More

1  Thank M K
Reviewed 15 September 2013

The saying goes that "you cannot destroy an Italian food". In this trattoria they managed to do the impossible. The antipasti was extremely salty. The pasta was overcooked. Nothing had a taste of a food. How can you do that? It must require a unique...More

Thank aviad g
Reviewed 23 August 2013 via mobile

Where to start! We went here to get out of the rain. The staff were hardly friendly but that's ok. We were seated near the kitchen and the waiters had a small table behind us where they wrote the bills up etc. They smoked behind...More

Thank Paul_S_1982
Reviewed 24 May 2013 via mobile

Wish we'd looked here first. Location good. Appearance good. Looks like they have a decent modern kitchen but either they buy the toughest meat around or they just don't know how to cook it. Pity as it spoilt an otherwise wonderful visit to Tropea.

Thank KWildon
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Umberto I, Tropea, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Calabria  >  Province of Vibo Valentia  >  Tropea
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