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Piazza Guglielmo Marconi 7, 19018 Vernazza, Italy
+39 0187 812201
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08:00 - 22:00
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Wed - Mon 08:00 - 22:00
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Silver Spring, Maryland
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49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

After walking all over Vernazza, we chose this restaurant for lunch. Good choice! The pasta was very tasty! I had the seafood pasta and it was one of the best seafood pasta I've ever had. My wife had a pasta with squid and fennel and it was also very delicious. I can just imagine this restaurant during the peak season... More 

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Palm Harbor, Florida, United States
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110 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

After a long downhill hike into town, it was time for lunch. It should have been a hint that all the other places on the harbor had a wait. Okay. The pasta with seafood was very good. Was also nice to have a green salad. But the waiter was clueless. I think he was actually a busboy pressed into serving.... More 

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Pensacola, Florida
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129 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

This is one of the restaurants with tables arrayed on the piazza just above the harbor. After two weeks eating great food throughout Italy, we found the food here to be average. Not bad but not great. Service was not good. Surly might be a good description.

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Rogers, Arkansas, United States
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63 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

We had just hiked and came into Vernazza just starving. We picked this restaurant without any information. We were pleasantly surprised. The food was excellent and reasonably priced. I will say the owner was not the most accommodating. We tried to sit outside and he was rude. We did eat inside and enjoyed the food very much! Service at the... More 

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Cocoa Beach, Florida
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Only disappointment in Vernazza. My girlfriend ordered a shrimp pasta dish that had a delicious sounding description on the menu. Shockingly, the shrimp was not even peeled yet still covered in the pasta's red sauce. Thus, the entire meal was spent trying to peel the soaked shrimp that resulted in a huge mess. We would have asked the waiter if... More 

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Kentucky
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71 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Before you dismiss my review of this restaurant, look at my other reviews. This place was truly awful. Horrible rude service, terrible wine, bad bad food, and a waiter who STUNK so bad it was ridiculous. AVOID THIS PLACE AT ALL COSTS! I miss the old Vernazza.

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Tacoma, Washington, United States
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I wasn't very hungry and wanted something light. I ordered the mixed seafood soup (clams and muscles) off the appetizer part of the menu and a side salad. I received this huge bowl of steamed muscles and clams in a tomato based broth. I was upset that I ordered the salad because I was wasting room from the seafood. It... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We went there for breakfast and there were a few people having breakfast. We asked for a table but the owner was so rude. He didn't even want to give us a table. He didn't even want to talk to us. We just walked away stunned.

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Thank Rozita R
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

went there this morning with my wife and two year old kid about 9:45 am for breakfast. after 5 mins of waiting approached one of the staff and asked for a table for 2. the response was "For What???" as if I owe the bastered something. Breakfast I said. the response was its 10 o'clock !!! at that point I... More 

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Walpole, Massachusetts
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

We had lunch here and enjoyed our meal. The food was very good and the service was too. We sat with a nice view of the harbor - even though it was crowded to see. The seafood was fresh - which is what is mostly on the menu. I had the spaghetti with clams was very satisfied with my meal.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Guglielmo Marconi 7, 19018 Vernazza, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Cinque Terre  >  Vernazza
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 812201

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