We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fondaco del Vecchio Glicine

Via delle Vecchie Mura 8, 16043 Chiavari, Italy
+39 0185 301421
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible2%
16 Aug 2017
“Food perfect, service should improve”
1 Jul 2017
“Just average”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Via delle Vecchie Mura 8, 16043 Chiavari, Italy
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (174)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Food is the best we had so far en the scenery was just great. But the staff had some troubles with managing the order of the courses. We got the courses all at the same time, one order was forgotten. Furthermore, we had to wait...More

Thank Maarten T
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Ok, ma caro e i porzioni sono piccoli. Expensive for what you get. My husband had a zuppe that was probably half a bowl..... Nice setting though.

Thank lucyperez67
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

I was amazed to see how few reviews this place gets. Food is very good (especially the lobsters). Reasonably priced, with good wine selection, rich menu, and a lovely veranda, this hidden jewel offers a very relaxing and enjoyable dining experience. Service is a bit...More

Thank pieroinusa
Reviewed 9 November 2013

Small mediterranean lobsters, juicy, delicate. You can have them in 2 ways and probably should try both. Onions, delicate salads, vinegar. All adds to the flavor, magically. Easy to eat, not messy. Memorable. also, i tried seafood salad appetizer in more than 50 places in...More

Thank pieroinusa
Reviewed 10 August 2012

Unfortunately we got lost on the way to the restaurant (don't rely on GPS!) and missed the infamous lobster. However we had a wonderful experience in the charming, simple restaurant. The fresh pasta was incredible as well as the other assorted seafood dishes. I also...More

1  Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 8 April 2012

Not that easy to find mediterranean lobsters in the neighbourhood as most of the restaurants serve imported ones. The sardinian lobster salad (catalana) is a must here. I would have also ordered a bigger lobster but was told they only deal with medium/small ones which...More

2  Thank JohnSuisse
Nearby HotelsSee all 7 hotels in Chiavari
Hotel Monte Rosa
358 reviews
.08 km away
Hotel Stella del Mare
234 reviews
.26 km away
Hotel Zia Piera
83 reviews
.58 km away
Hotel Ferrari
225 reviews
.62 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Go Go Burger
261 reviews
.19 km away
Taj Mahal
328 reviews
.13 km away
Sweet Dreams
76 reviews
.11 km away
Birra Leo
156 reviews
.14 km away
Nearby Attractions
Centro Storico
438 reviews
.16 km away
Cattedrale di N. S. dell'Orto
95 reviews
.23 km away
Palazzo di Giustizia
54 reviews
.14 km away
Chiesa di San Giovanni Battista
21 reviews
.10 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Fondaco del Vecchio Glicine staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via delle Vecchie Mura 8, 16043 Chiavari, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Chiavari
  • Phone Number: +39 0185 301421
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing