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Gran Bar Riviera

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Riviera di Chiaia 181,182,183, 80121 Naples, Italy
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12:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon 12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tue 6:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Lunch, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Takeout

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Pretty good

If you want to try arancini or a good pastiera or cassata (both not cheap at all) it's a great place to go...

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 10, 2015
Old Wives Lees
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Local cuisine
  • Business meetings
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Brussels, Belgium
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

We wanted one of their pastiera Napoletana for my Birthday to take back to Belgium. The cake needed to be placed in a tin, this was done whilst we sat outside with a wonderful coffee ans a selection of their pastries.... Delicious!!! Wonderful service and my cake was transported to Belgium without the slightest problem, the best of Naples on... More 

Thank William W
Old Wives Lees
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

If you want to try arancini or a good pastiera or cassata (both not cheap at all) it's a great place to go...

2 Thank GianlucaMarvulli
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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87 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

We stopped there for two "Aperol Spritz". The place is very nice far from crowds and seems to be frequented by locals. It's a real nice place to relax and have some apperitives. The Aperol comes with a plate of finger food for each person and the food is really good. It is not just peanuts and chips. It has... More 

1 Thank GraceBUE
Indian Rocks Beach, Florida, United States
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44 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 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 

1 Thank Mario P
Rome, Italy
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92 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 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 

Thank Sherrylou09
Frankfurt, Germany
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 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 

1 Thank JulieStt
Naples, Italy
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 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.

2 Thank casamone
Boston, MA
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 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 

2 Thank whidden39
Naples, Italy
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 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.

3 Thank naplandreas
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 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 

4 Thank MarkPuno

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Riviera di Chiaia 181,182,183, 80121 Naples, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Naples>  > Chiaia
  • Neighborhood: Chiaia
  • Phone Number: 081665026

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups


Open Hours
12:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 12:00 am

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