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Fossatello's Boarder Cafe

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Best coffee and very friendly service

During our stay in Genoa, we visited this cafe multiple times. The terrace lies on a very cozy... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
Antwerp, Belgium
via mobile
lovely place to stop for a quick lunch

We stumbled upon this bar while looking for a place to have a quick bite to eat after visiting the... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Jaime B
Bath, United Kingdom
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13 Sep 2018
“Best coffee and very friendly service”
21 Aug 2018
“lovely place to stop for a quick lunch”
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Piazza Fossatello 8r, 16124, Genoa, Italy
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Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

During our stay in Genoa, we visited this cafe multiple times. The terrace lies on a very cozy piazza, with typical Italian liveliness. The owner runs the place and is extremely kind. The coffee is the best we had in Italy and there was always...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

We stumbled upon this bar while looking for a place to have a quick bite to eat after visiting the Aquarium. Adjacent to the bar there is a small piazza full of character and that's where all the tables are so that you can have...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jaime B
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Very friendly service and quality of Focaccia and other snacks. The owner runs this place himself. Recommended for a short pit stop at lunch.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alexandra H
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

We were here to eat a late breakfast (10 a.m.). the tables that were out on the piazza were quite inviting. however, they didn't offer the things written on the menu-card and they also couldn't tell us what they offered instead. we had to wait...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Tim R
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Sheltering from the rain under the umbrellas at the tables in the square, we had a drink, then a sandwich (the menu has a list but then says "anything you want really"), and another drink (one was wine), all for under 15 Euro. All very...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Warringtonian
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Our formal lunch plans fell through so we were just looking for a quick place to stop for lunch. We walked in and asked the man behind the bar whether or not he spoke English and he laughed, politely said yes and asked what he...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank mikjones24
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped here with tired and hungry kids. We were too late in the afternoon for most of the restaurants and this was the most convenient place. What a nice surprise! The kids' pasta was lovely and my sandwich was just right and very tasty....More

Date of experience: August 2016
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