We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Il Molo

Portonovo Di Ancona, 60100 Portonovo, Ancona, Italy
+39 071 801040
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
“sea bass” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Portonovo Di Ancona, 60100 Portonovo, Ancona, Italy
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (756)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We last visited Il Molo at least six years ago, since when the beach has been colonised with umbrellas, changing rooms and pedalos. The restaurant too has been given a 'facelift' so that it has lost some of its charm and looks like all the...More

Thank Anne F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Amazing view sitting literally at the beach and watching the sunset. I have read about the good reviews about the fresh mussels so I had to try those. I have to admit I am a huge fan and have eaten lots and lots of mussels....More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Even with a reservation the staff of Il Molo doesn't seem to be that happy with guests. Having a starter outside and the rest of the meal inside is impossible. Serving nice wines by the glass is not invented here. Me al is average and...More

Thank hvdmeeberg
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Two things to point out: 1) you are right on the beach; 2) the area is renowned for its mussels. They made my eyes roll to the back of my head (in a good way). The ambience and service was also quite good.

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Fresh Italian cuisine with an emphasis on seafood. Situated right on the beach with a lovely view of the small bay. We visited in early September so most of the tourist throng had dissipated. Lovely, fresh uncomplicated nautical interior decoration. The waiter spoke good English...More

Thank Franci H
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

when it's not only about the sea and the sun, but you want to have a good time and chill with friends. Good food and Great location for watching a marvelous sunset and chill during happy hours

Thank leliC14
Reviewed 20 July 2016

A really fascinating bay , eating on the beach and tasting some icy wine. What more could you want.? The food is super the service friendly you can't miss it if you visit Ancona Lunch can also be served at your umbrella but the restaurant...More

Thank Georgina L
Reviewed 18 July 2016

An excellent restaurant in a prime location on Portonovo beach. Very friendly staff, lovely seafood. The squid ink carbonara is so tasty.

Thank N0llid
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Excellent food, view and service. Definitely worth to visit. Mussels made by Portonovo style with lemon and olive oil were the best mussels I have ever eaten.

Thank Marko L
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Ate here several times had the sea bass with oven roasted vegetable it was brilliant. All enpastas are good but they specialise I seafood so try the mussels . Lovely spot on the beach and good local wine at 10€ a bottle. Lovely staff too.

Thank moggiemo50
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Il Clandestino Susci Bar
1,014 reviews
.46 km away
Osteria Del Poggio
287 reviews
1.39 km away
Trattoria Mafalda
254 reviews
1.24 km away
Nearby Attractions
Grotte di Camerano
611 reviews
4.96 km away
Riviera del Conero
732 reviews
5.41 km away
Baia di Portonovo
87 reviews
1.01 km away
Spiaggia Delle Due Sorelle
468 reviews
3.57 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Franci H
4 September 2016|
Answer
Response from Georgina L | Reviewed this property |
I am not the testaurantime I am just a customer, but I think they are closed on Tuesday only Enjoy
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Portonovo Di Ancona, 60100 Portonovo, Ancona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Marche  >  Province of Ancona  >  Ancona  >  Portonovo
  • Phone Number: +39 071 801040
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing