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Il Ciliegio

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Cooking Class is now open ! For reservation about restaurant and Cooking Class please call us ! We are open from April 1st to November 4th.
US$ 29 - US$ 46
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Seafood
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
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All reviews swordfish trofie pasta free shuttle fresh cherries cinque terre my favorite restaurant outdoor terrace lovely table amazing location great meal food and wine van hill train
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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

They kindly offered a shuttle to and from the restaurant, as it is too far and steep to walk. Met at the parking lot at the end of the cobblestones and beginning of tar road. They have a stunning view so we started outside. As...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank GregD2364
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

My husband & I were looking for a restaurant that had good food with a view in the Monterosso area. The only drawback for us is that we had quite a walk from our hotel to the pickup point where a van picks you up...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank cyleneb
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I thoroughly enjoyed the restaurant. It is up on the hill and quiet, and off the beaten track, which I personally value. There was a car service to take us to and from the restaurant, very convenient. It is not a fancy place, but the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank BarbaraP139
Reviewed 12 June 2018

What a wonderful place. We took the Cinque Terre train from levanto to Monterosso and walked to a pick up point. The restaurant sent a van down to pick us up (and drove us back after eating). High up above Monterosso we ate outside with...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank kelsonhoff2
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Our B&B host highly recommended this place, and we were so glad to have taken his advice. Il Ciliegio is a gem of a place. You take a free shuttle up the mountain, sit on an outdoor terrace overlooking Monterosso, and eat delicious food! Our...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank stfong007
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Amazing location, high above Monterosso. Amazing food, too. We tried an assortment of things and one was more delicious than the other. We received excellent service. All in all a great meal and a great experience.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank union02
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Such an amazing location. The grounds and restaurant itself was beautiful! That being said, we were so disappointed. We were there on a Saturday night and there were a handful of customers which was quite odd? We sat at a lovely table. Waiter never lit...More

Date of visit: August 2017
2  Thank ctebkennedy10
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We were collected from Monterosso by this Restaurant's own taxi and taken up to their location high above Monterosso with fabulous views. The food was superb with a lovely choice which changes daily depending on local availability. The service was excellent and we were made...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank WhiteBassetGriffon
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We ate at this restaurant based on a recommendation from the staff at our hotel. (Hotel La Colonnina). This trip included 4 couples and we stayed in 3 different areas in Italy which included Cinque Terre, Arezzo and Rome. This was my FAVORITE restaurant on...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank kltutt
Reviewed 23 June 2017

The owner of our hotel recommended this restaurant and made a reservation for us. The driver of the restaurant has to pick you up at the top of the walking path in monterosso and drive you all the way up the mountain to this gem...More

Date of visit: June 2017
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The cooking school Web address is on the world wide Web at cinqueterrecookingschool then a full stop and a com. Hope that helps.
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