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Caffe del Porto

Via Tommaso Bottaro 32, 16038, Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
+39 0185 287044
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good44%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (8 reviews)
“mussels” (6 reviews)
“panini” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
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Via Tommaso Bottaro 32, 16038, Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
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1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed 2 January 2018

A lot of the restaurants don't open early for lunch and we got in at about 10, we had a snack and a later lunch in town. we came here and got a tourist sampler plate(a few places have them and they are great actually.)...More

Thank John A
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed a few doors away from Caffe del Porto, so had the benefit of having breakfast, lunch, cocktails and dinner there on various occasions. The food is delicious and plentiful! Location is excellent, with choice of outside dining at the port or in the...More

Thank Kevin F
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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Great place to watch the world go by with a drink and something to eat. Service was good and efficient.

Thank roo266
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Came for lunch @ 5.00! Toilets smelt terrible. Everything on menu "finished". We left without eating. Despicable.

Thank Davec0l
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We did not have much time to spend in Santa Margherita Ligure so we wanted a quick lunch. Caffè del Porto turned out to be a great choice. There were Panini on several types of bread included focaccia with olives or onions, several vegetable dishes...More

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Dry and tasteless fish and mediocre pasta. Good wine but that doesnt say much when in motherland of wine. There are so much better places then this in the area, dont waste your money.

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Stopped to peruse the menu board and decided this was the place for me. Seafood, seafood, seafood. Oh - and fish! Was shown to a table overlooking the marina and ordered the spaghetti scoglio. Absolutely THE best I've ever had - so much seafood. And...More

Thank tangopat
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

needed to have lunch, 4.30 pm. was the only restaurant on the boardwalk which was open. and this is a plus. in a tourist place you cannot close kitchens during the day! anyway. had "gran antipasto di mare" (good but too expensive), "orata alla genovese"...More

Thank heatp
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Found the reference in a local magazine and we opted to try it on our first night in SM. We were seated in the bar section which was great as it was less formal with a nice view outside through the front windows. Always a...More

Thank Louis B
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We were in Santa Margherita in a very busy evening and ended up finding a table in this restaurant even if it was not in the highest rated ones. It was however a pleasant surprise, with very good starter "Acciughe al limone" and very good...More

Thank tomdark2015
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Tommaso Bottaro 32, 16038, Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Santa Margherita Ligure
  • Phone Number: +39 0185 287044
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