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La Lanterna

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Chowder
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San Giacomo, 10, 19017 Riomaggiore, Italy
0187-920-589
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Hours:
Wed - Mon 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Visitor rating
  • 82
    Excellent
  • 77
    Very good
  • 36
    Average
  • 17
    Poor
  • 42
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best food

Great seafood every! Went to this restaurants 2 nights in raw. I couldn't resist going back again....

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 12, 2015
Ako Y
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Singapore, Singapore
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Local cuisine
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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254 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Great seafood every! Went to this restaurants 2 nights in raw. I couldn't resist going back again....

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Traralgon, Australia
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207 reviews 207 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

We had tried to eat here on our first night in the lovely village of Riomaggiore but it was booked out so the next day we came down in the afternoon and made a booking which I think would be a good idea at all times as it was quite busy. Beautifully situated in a lovely old building overlooking the... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

This unassuming trattoria is in the marina in Riomaggiore. The chef is a true master. The seafood and pasta are delicious and the bread (made in the restaurant daily) is some the best we had in Italy. The waitress was polite, attentive, friendly and very helpful. We were delighted.

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Lake Macquarie, Australia
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87 reviews 87 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We ate here on our second night in Riomaggiore, and booked ahead to make sure of getting a table. The location is amazing, perched just above the little harbour. We opted for the tourist menu, which offered a reasonable range of choice at very reasonable prices, particularly for such a location. We enjoyed our meals, but were slightly bemused when... More 

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Henderson, Nevada
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42 reviews 42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

After a boat ride from Monterosso with great views, we stop in for lunch after reading reviews from Rick Stevens book. I had mussels in white wine sauce very large portion and my wife had seafood ravioli very good. Food was great, only down side was the waitress catered to locals.

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Marietta, Georgia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This was my husband and I's first meal in Riomaggiore. We sat on the terrace with a nice view of the ocean. I had the trofie with pesto and my husband had spaghetti with clams. It was all absolutely delicious. No complaints at all.

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Baarn, Utrecht, Netherlands
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

The restaurant was recommended to us but the food tasted like it had been reheated and not very flavourful.

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San Jose, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We enjoyed our lunch there. Fresh and well prepared seafood. Nice staff and service. If you are not on budget, this is a good place to eat when visiting Riomaggiore.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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96 reviews 96 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Came here by chance when looking for dinner with a view. Surly service (very unusual in Italia) but very good food and, sitting on the terrace outside, a great view of the harbour. We enjoyed our food but didn't linger.

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Marlboro, New Jersey
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107 reviews 107 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

When other places were closing post-lunch, La Lanterna remained open (they have a sign advertizing that), allowing us to have lunch later than norm. From our table, we had a very good view of the lagoon and the path towards it - we are into people-watching, so that was a positive. The service was more on an indifferent side, and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: San Giacomo, 10, 19017 Riomaggiore, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Cinque Terre  >  Riomaggiore
  • Phone Number: 0187-920-589

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 32 - 56
  • Cuisine: Chowder

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?