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Ristorante Byblos

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Lungomare C. Colombo 6, 18014 Ospedaletti, Italy
+39(0)184 689002
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

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  • 355
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  • 140
    Very good
  • 24
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  • 16
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  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Sit outside, book a table, eat fish

Absolutely good with wonderful view and local favorite. Hard to get table. Reasonable prices. Very good lobster pasta and lots of fish. Easy to forget everything and spend hours, so enjoy outstanding desserts. Easy parking.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
Christian M
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English first
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

Absolutely good with wonderful view and local favorite. Hard to get table. Reasonable prices. Very good lobster pasta and lots of fish. Easy to forget everything and spend hours, so enjoy outstanding desserts. Easy parking.

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Burlington, Vermont
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

A group of us went again to Byblos. We had originally been in 1995, again in 2006 and now 2015. This is a true Italian experience; it is not a tourist depot and everything is in Italian...But, that means authentic. We have only ever had delicious meals and the great thing about these kinds of restaurants is one can improvise... More 

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Monaco
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168 reviews 168 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Been here a few times over the years. We were surprised when we couldn't get a table until 21.30 on a february sunday. When we arrived the place was packed. We were given a complimentary drink while we waited for our table which we sat down at exactly at 21.30... Amazing lobster and pasta, pork mignon en croute and incredible... More 

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London
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40 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We were recommended to this restaurant by a number of people but had a very disappointing experience. The location is great overlooking the sea but that was the best part of the evening. The service throughout was poor as was the food with the exception of the dessert. I can only imagine the restaurant was having an off-day.

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28 reviews 28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

If you have ever done some power shopping for leather and cashmere at the Friday Ventimiglia outdoor market, you know a) you will want a good meal to relax and forget your sins b) don't try to lunch in Ventimiglia on Fridays. Local friends led us to the next town, Bordighera / Ospedaletti, and we enjoyed an excellent meal on... More 

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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Visiting our friends in Provence, the four of us decided to dine at this restaurant for Sunday lunch as they had heard rave reviews from their friends. When we arrived, Byblos did not disappoint: a table with a wonderful view and the room had a fantastic ambiance. Service was good to start: the water, bread basket and wine quickly arrived.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Visited for lunch and taken by the wonderful setting and first class décor. Then the food surpassed all expectations. Left my camera on a seat and returned two hours later to find it under lock and key waiting for me. A second night time visit was even better with the waitress overhearing "Buon Compleanno"" asking if it was a birthday... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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56 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

Excelent, from the warm welcome to the kind arrivederci, passing by a great sea view, the best seafood, good prices and professional service. But be careful, once one gets used to this standard there is pretty much nowhere else to go dine in riviera ponente, unless one gets ready for complete disappoinment. Byblos, year after year is a superb choice.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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232 helpful votes 232 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I went with friends to have lunch here for the second time. On both occasions we all agreed that the food was superb and the whole experience was excellent. Everyone had different fish dishes for main course and they were all very good. It was so nice to be on the terrace overlooking the mediterranean and the service was fine.... More 

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Cannes, France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We ate there last Wednesday May 7th and were completely disappointed by the whole experience. Could it be that the owner had a day off, or the chef having a bad day...We had no sense of welcome or warmth from any of the staff; maitre d', waiter, or la Mamma. We arrived early, and were 'told' quite bluntly to go... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Lungomare C. Colombo 6, 18014 Ospedaletti, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Ospedaletti
  • Phone Number: +39(0)184 689002
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

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