Bastia restaurants

Top Choice Ice Cream in Bastia


A Bastia institution, still going strong after more than 80 years, this glorious ice-cream parlour tempts with Corsican flavours including chestnut, mandarin, fig, aromatic senteur de maquis (the herbal scent of the…
Seafood in Bastia

Petit Vincent

The fishier, fine-dining little brother of Chez Vincent stands lower down the citadel slope, with tables on a lovely garden terrace overlooking the port as well as a very cosy indoor dining room. The changing menu c…
Seafood in Bastia

Col Tempo

The scrumptious market-fresh cuisine served here, beside Bastia's Vieux Port, has rightly earned kudos from locals. Watch the boats bobbing in the harbour as you tuck into specialities like rillettes de crabe au cit…
Corsican in Bastia

A Scudella

Tucked down a back alley near the Vieux Port, this is a superb spot to sample traditional mountain cuisine, from appetisers of fine Corsican charcuterie and beignets de brocciu (sweet, lemon-scented fritters filled …
Seafood in Bastia

Chez Huguette

When only fresh seafood will do, inspect the outdoor display then bag a waterfront table at Chez Huguette. Set slightly apart from the main restaurant row at the Vieux Port, and posher than the rest, its white-table…
Pizza in Bastia

Chez Vincent

The great selling point of this long-standing local favourite is its location, with a terrace perched at the edge of the citadel and glorious views of the port. Its reputation rests on its excellent pizzas, but chan…
French in Bastia

La Table du Marché

Classic, deeply traditional French restaurant, with indoor and outdoor tables surveying the old-town market square. Beautifully presented meat and seafood dishes are at their best value on the €32 set menu, while €7…
Pizza in Bastia

A Tana

This friendly Italian place, tucked under the arches in the old town, serves cheap and tasty pizzas and pasta, plus a few pricier steak or fish specials, in a low-ceilinged cellar-like dining room.