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La Nave

) #135 of 146 Restaurants in Rapallo ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Via Pomaro 15, 16035, Rapallo, Italy
+39 0185 669502
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good11%
  • Average30%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible22%
3 weeks ago
“Great food, atmosphere and service”
26 Oct 2016
“Loved it as a painting location for my painting holiday to Rapallo”
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Via Pomaro 15, 16035, Rapallo, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here our second night in San Michele because it looked cute with the outside area right on the beach. Unfortunately a group of four was seated behind us and chain smoked their entire meal so we asked the servers if we could be...More

Thank Heather h
Reviewed 27 October 2016

During my recent 7 day painting holiday to Rapallo I took my small group of leisure painters to paint here. What a little gem of a painting location it is. It was a delightful artistic experience for my art group with so many possible views...More

Thank Dermot C
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We were sat over looking the harbor in this wonderful little restaurant. The food and service were outstanding, the staff couldn't do enough for us. The sea food was to die for and the wine list second to none. Please visit if you have the...More

Thank Sarah O
Reviewed 16 July 2016

We are a family of 4 and decided to dine here as it looked a nice location but that is all. Service below average and even with the restaurant only half full we gave up and went up to the till to pay as we...More

Thank TimeTraveller1312
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We have eaten here 6 times. Always been warmly welcomed, treated fairly and enjoyed the simple, well chosen menu. We are now firm friends with Gianni. Somewhat nervous to do well, he is most attentive. It is a lovely spot, almost on the pebbled beach...More

Thank embleton07
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Staying in Excelsior Palace and decided one night to avoid the bustle of Rapallo and walk to St Michele di Pagano, only a 10 minute walk the other way. Decided to have dinner in La Nave and sat on the beach edge listening to the...More

Thank Sally C
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Ok it was Easter, ok it was crowded, ok we didn't reserve but still. My wife's pasta with pesto was cold and my pasta with vongole was ok except it had practically no vongole in it. On top of that we had to wait more...More

1  Thank Nepos56
Reviewed 30 September 2015

No discussion about the location... as I already reported in a previous review, and as my "colleagues" write, the location is really noteworthy. The doubts are about: - PRICES: a bit too high, sincerely speaking... even those for simple pasta al pesto are not reasonable...More

Thank Pece_77
Reviewed 20 July 2015

The food was bad quality and the owner is a scallywag.The fish was not fresh, the spaghetti were disgusting and the bill.....oh my god!140 euro for 4 simple dishes!!

1  Thank don33x
Reviewed 1 July 2014

As refugees from the Excelsior Palace (mega bucks), we took three meals here and benefited from the advice of Giani & Piero. It is one of those jewels you hope to find off the beaten track. Good, local food and cooking, eaten among the locals...More

4  Thank embleton07
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Pomaro 15, 16035, Rapallo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Rapallo
  • Phone Number: +39 0185 669502
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