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Il Pirata delle Cinque Terre

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Via Gavino 36/38 | Vicino alla posta su per la stazione del treno, 19018 Vernazza, Italy
+39 0187 812047
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07:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 22:00
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Corvallis, OR
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We forgot to pay our lunch bill because we were so enthralled with the marzipan at the counter. or maybe because we had some interesting encounters with other tourists and then had a bus to catch. We left our table without paying!!! We came back for dinner the same day and one of the brothers graciously (without accusing or embarrassing... More 

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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Vernazza in October. We had breakfast (coffee and a pastry) here most mornings. I love good pastries and these were fantastic. Definitely worth a visit if you like something sweet in the morning. They also make a good cappuccino. We found the owner and staff to be very welcoming.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In June my family and I traveled all over Italy. We ate at Il Pirata multiple times during our two day stay (first for a cold mocha while doing laundry, second for dinner, and then a quick breakfast on our way out). It was just very comfortable, very good and reasonably priced. The brothers who own the establishment also were... More 

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Rochester, Minnesota
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stumbled upon this cafe. I was hiking up above the village on a hot August day. I stopped when I ran out of energy and had enough of the heat and humidity. As I walked back down and got to the road, I saw this small cafe. I entered, asked for "birra italiano" and took my beer out to... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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167 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here with friends for a quick morning coffee. When we arrived, there wasn't a menu and prices weren't listed. We ordered a caffe latte each and the owner asked if we wanted a small or a large. We opted for a large and when we got the bill, the total was €10 for the two coffees!!! This is... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So glad we found this place the first morning of our visit to Vernazza! Wonderful DELICIOUS fresh pastries - great coffee - tables outside. Friendly staff. Don't try to order eggs for breakfast here. When you are in Italy - eat like an Italian!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff here have a passion for their food and it's easy to see why. It's so delicious that we ate here 3 times in 24 hours. It was easily the best food we ate in Cinqueterre and the staff are lovely. Everything we ordered was memorable but our highlights were the ricotta-filled croissants and hot chocolate at breakfast time.... More 

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Hønefoss Norway
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59 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was here first time in 2007. Two or three visits then, two now. I love their cakes and pastries! And the 'no eggs' sign, why cannot people accept that other countries not neccessarily have same customs as at home? Could have been said somewhat nicer, of course. Overpriced, no I don't think so. A clean fiver.

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Rosedale, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Best food we had in Italy, creatively served and friendly service. Ate all breakfasts and suppers there.

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Off the main road a bit but Vernazza isn't that big. The cannoli's are very good and there is a lot to choose from. Seating is available but this is a popular place so waiting could be necessary.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 22:00
Monday
07:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 22:00
Thursday
07:30 - 22:00
Friday
07:30 - 22:00
Saturday
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Gavino 36/38 | Vicino alla posta su per la stazione del treno, 19018 Vernazza, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Cinque Terre  >  Vernazza
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 812047

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?