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Belforte

Via Guidoni, 42, Vernazza, Italy
0187812222
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Ranked #5 of 28 Restaurants in Vernazza
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $50
Hours:
Wed - Mon 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Chowder
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

I wish I could eat here every single night! The seafood was the freshest we had while in Italy. The weather was bad while we were here so we were unable to eat outside, but our experience was not affected by this. We had a lovely time chatting with the gentleman beside us and trying to figure out how to... More

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Singapore
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014 NEW via mobile

You would think that paying 5-star prices for a meal at Belforte would guarantee at least some proper manners from the staff but no... The service attitude at Belforte was atrocious. You get the feel that they don't need nor want your business. I won't be far off if I call them snobs. Yes the view was fantastic, but they... More

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Falls Church, Virginia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

In a town filled with tourist dining, this is probably as good as it gets. English translated menu and probably not an Italian patron in the place, but excellent food and very friendly service.

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minneapolis
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

The view is spectacular. Food exceptional and we had a very friendly waiter from the Dominican Republic who we ended up hugging when we left. Overall this was a great eating experience.

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Cape Town
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Theatrical dining. Please, do not miss an opportunity to experience a meal at this fortress of experential dining. I am one to look out for good value for money and you get more value for your money than you'll ever imagine. Yes, the prices of the meals are high BUT the experience that accompanies the symphony of flavours on the... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

The restaurant has a good reputation. Of course, the terrace on a high level means a fantastic location with a spectacular view. However, the staff were perfunctory and unfortunately that's the impression that we kept from the visit.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We visited here last night without a reservation, it was absolutely wonderful! I had the trofie alla pesto, the mixed grill and caramalised strawberries with ice cream. The pesto was quite honestly the smoothest, creamiest and tastiest pesto I have ever had (and I eat a lot of it...)!! The meat was grilled beef, cooked perfectly and to say seafood... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

had a very nice meal here on the top tower while the sun set over the harbor. Wonderful location in old towers overlooking the surrounding area. Service was very good from a young server who was very attentive (in particular to the 2 single girls sitting close to us). You definitely pay a premium here for the view and the... More

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Great dinner in a great location. Wow! A very romantic setting indeed. The food was excellent, and matched the beautiful view and setting. Be sure to make a reservation, and get a prime table by the railing. Ah, the service. At first, I was a little put off by the service, as the gentlemen are very casual, and informal, and... More

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Calgary, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

The restaurant had an incredible Octopus potato warm salad. It was a melt in your mouth Octopus. I had a tomato salad which was ok, I have found so far that the tomato's here are not much better than our winter tomato's, not a lot of flavour. We shared a risotto curry scampi dish which was wonderful. The waiter was... More

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