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Gran Caffe Defilla

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Italian, Cafe, Wine Bar
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Corso Garibaldi 4, 16043 Chiavari, Italy
+39 0185 309829
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07:30 - 00:30
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Tue - Sun 07:30 - 00:30
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Genoa, Italy
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181 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Located just in the city center it's mantain an old style look , but with a good service and professional people. Really nice and interesting for some music happening during the summer time .

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Thank pinta92
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Very, very nice classy place...very in. Coffee was wonderful and the tea room was delightful. Not expensive and a must place to go when in Chiavari.

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Thank Valerie_barns
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

DeFilla is in a great location. The drinks and aperitifs are amazing and the staff are very friendly especially Ivano! Highly recommend coming here if in Chiavari. The fact that it is so popular with the locals shows the quality.

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Thank Dave C
Pavia, Italy
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52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

This is my favourite restaurant in Chiavari. The food is exquisite. The service is perfect. The atmosphere is comfortable. I have eaten here about six times. I've only had fish but there is always a meat dish. Mr Rossi is the proprietor and wine expert.

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Thank sortilegus
Boston, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Located in the center of Chiavari. The place has been there for ages and is very well known Great place to just make a stop for an aperitivo. Or better yet stop by for either an espresso, cappuccino and some desserts.

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Thank Mark B
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

Situated in the centre of Chiavari, has a good long standing reputation locally but staff can be rude and standoffish if not recognised as one of their "regular customers". Shame because their own produced fresh cakes and ice-cream are actually very nice, as well as the coffee and drinks, which is what keeps me going back every time I visit... More 

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Thank Ann R
London, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2015

Don't miss Defilla for coffee, any time of the day. You'll find a beautifully maintained Liberty-style interior, with pleasant baristi ready to bring you an excellent coffee, no matter which type you order. An aperitivo at Defilla is always served up with a smile and a few tasty bits on the side. Standing at the bar for a few minutes... More 

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Thank rascal_EM
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2014 via mobile

This is a place with the grandeur of the old days. Super beverage and food. Best ice cream of Chiavari and very nice people.

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Thank Franklin F
Hobart, Australia
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2014

This became our favourite stop for morning caffe and afternoon aperitifs. One night we dined here while being entertained by a jazz group with Dada Moroni? at the piano. Fantastic! Food was exceptional. Difficult to find places where the seafood is good - apart from a city like Milan - but our dishes here were wonderful. Simple but wonderful. The... More 

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Lake Como, Italy
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66 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2014

Brilliant home made and great variety of ice creams...despite it was the 30th of December in a warm and sunny day! Great Bar and Patisserie!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 13
Cuisine
Italian, Cafe, Wine Bar
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 00:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 00:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 00:30
Thursday
07:30 - 00:30
Friday
07:30 - 00:30
Saturday
07:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Garibaldi 4, 16043 Chiavari, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Chiavari
  • Phone Number: +39 0185 309829

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