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Gran Bar Riviera

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Via Riviera di Chiaia, Naples, Italy
Today
6:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Mon 12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tue 6:00 am - 12:00 am
Good for:
Families with children
Bar scene
Large groups
Doing business
Local cuisine
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 79
    Excellent
  • 51
    Very good
  • 27
    Average
  • 25
    Poor
  • 21
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Too much to chose

Lucky I live here because there so many sorted patisserie that it's impossible to have the possibility to choose all of them. Could be great if the street is off limit to the cars to enjoy coffee outside in silence.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2013
casamone
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Naples, Italy
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Bar scene
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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203 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Indian Rocks Beach, Florida, United States
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Located in a prime area of Naples, this is a great place to grab a cup of coffee and something sweet, like a baba' ... great place to meet up with friends ... but most above all feast your eyes on all the delicacies this Pasticceria has to offer, especially if you chance upon it during high holidays. like Christmas... More 

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Rome, Italy
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

We came other times at this bar to have breakfast or appertif always with a not so great pastry... Yesterday we gave it another chance and we we're convinced it's not getting better. The croissants were hard and dry. The biscotti all'amarena is old hard as a rock. The coffee and cappuccino were alright. Orange juice (that was suppose to... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

So, I visited this patisserie with my husband as he had been there before and said it was quite a nice place to eat something sweet. Really bad choice! The place is nice and offers a huge variety of pastries and sweets. I had a tiramisu, it was good, but just ordinary. I expected something more than that actually. The... More 

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Naples, Italy
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013

Lucky I live here because there so many sorted patisserie that it's impossible to have the possibility to choose all of them. Could be great if the street is off limit to the cars to enjoy coffee outside in silence.

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Boston, MA
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

I knew I wanted to try two types of Sfogliatelle with my coffee -- the ricca and the frolla. These are the most famous pastries of Naples. The ricca is crispy layered pastry enveloping a smooth creamy interior. The frolla version is similar but with a smooth pastry texture and I believe small bits of candied citron. Don't hold me... More 

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Naples, Italy
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2012

I have been at this very nice place with my wife .We have heard from many friends about it.Finally it was better than expected!We will be back.

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Naples
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

this place is by far the best bar and pasticceria anywhere in the city of Naples. The price is very affordable, the customer service tops many bars around the area and the products are tremendously, without words, delicious!!! Definitely a one of kind and a must try for all!!! Thank you for your fine service and hospitality! It truly reminds... More 

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edinburgh
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2012

The kindness and friendliness of the owner was truly wonderful. Wish we had discovered this place earlier on our trip. Their coffee, cakes and mini Sfogliatella were memorable. Unfortunately their location is a bit challenging at present with bleak excavations and road works along the Riviera but it is well worth seeking out this oasis.

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Los Angeles, California
Top Contributor
273 reviews 273 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

Recommended by a local to purchase traditional cakes from this region. We got mini Sfogliatella Riccia & Sfogliatella Frolla and a chocolate cake with nuts in it that kind of reminded me of an American brownie. The staff was very friendly and helped us pick what would be good for a lunch party of 8 people. And she also helped... More 

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Madrid, Spain
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

I went in on my first day in Naples with the idea of having a simple breakfast and ended up discovering the magic of the city condensed in a single spot: incredibly tasty cakes of all sorts, nice relaxing atmosphere, and the joy of an animated conversation with the owners. They really know how to make you feel like at... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Riviera di Chiaia, Naples, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Naples>  > Chiaia
  • Neighborhood: Chiaia

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 12:00 am

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