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La Grotta Bar & Trattoria

Via Cristoforo Colombo 247, 19017 Riomaggiore, Italy
+39 0187 920187
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (17 reviews)
“seafood” (41 reviews)
“tomato broth” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Via Cristoforo Colombo 247, 19017 Riomaggiore, Italy
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1 - 10 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really nice personel, friendly and helpfull. Good food, not cheap, not very expensive, just in between. The housewine is a good choice.

Thank Natascha H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We all had risotto with shellfish, and it was delicious and plentiful. We had the local white wine which was light and dry, very suitable.

Thank dorthe_keilberg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having arrived by boat to this lovely town, we were hot and hungry to have lunch. Walking up hill and up the stairway we found this typical restaurant. Food acceptable and service excellence. It is clean and has charm and character. The taste was italian...More

Thank emad s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well located in the Main Street good food and very good friendly staff. Good pasta good seafood. Well worth the visit

Thank Megmit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worst food I've ever eaten. The sauce on my pasta tasted like flour mixed with water. And the seafood pasta was below average.

Thank Clarissa M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unaccommodating and unwelcoming. We were looking for a place to eat, and the staff just said 'no'. Very rude, and bad attitude.

Thank Elize T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Looked for a spot to eat a quick lunch on our way out for the day....stumbled across La Grotta....our waitress was wonderful and fun...we had the mussels and have to say they were some of the best of our holiday...would definitely recommend if in the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We both loved the service and food presented to us the evening. Local seafood gave excellent taste to pasta and seabass dishes. Our portions were also big, as we shared one first- and one second course meal with a bottle of lovely prosecco. About 60...More

Thank Erlend T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When you visit a small tourist place like Riomagiore you know that the options for a decent restaurant are few. However, after a great food experience all over Italy our expectations where a little higher. So the experience at La Grotta was ok but average....More

Thank -J0_M0-JO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lunch there - nice place, different decoration. Very helpful and friendly service and great food for a decent price. We had some fried seafood and seafood pasta with house wine - everything was delicious. The fried seafood was really crispy - one of...More

Thank petu2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Cristoforo Colombo 247, 19017 Riomaggiore, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Cinque Terre  >  Riomaggiore
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 920187
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