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Via Guidoni, 42, Vernazza, Italy
0187812222
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Ranked #3 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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Edwards, Colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

The food, service and atmosphere were exceptional. After sharing lovely appetizers with my 3 friends, we had shared the Prawn entree (whole prawns - yummy) and the Sea Salt Encrusted Branzino, filleted table side. Daniel (sp?) was a very knowledgeable server, explaining everything to detail. The Tiramisu was to die for (and I have eaten a lot of tiramisu). We... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We made the mistake of reserving a table for dinner here as by that time the beautiful view was simply darkness. But that was the least of our problems. The minute we walked in we were almost ushered out without the staff even bothering to ask if we had a reservation. When we let them know we were seated with... More

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Sorrento, VIC, Australia
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86 reviews 86 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I'm glad we read advice from Tripadvisor and booked our table on the deck. The sunset was gorgeous and really set the scene for a wonderful dining experience. Our waiter was humourous and very helpful with our selections. The mixed grill of seafood was delicious and my partner's baked fish equally so. And the caramelized fruit with ice-cream was plentiful... More

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singapore
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Michella Basso, owner of restaurant Belforte in Vernazza, is a friendly and accommodating lady! One of her staff who attended to us, Andrea, also offered great service. Although I arrived late with a small group of friends - 2.45 pm, and the kitchen was about to close, she very kindly agreed to take us in and set a couple of... More

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South Strafford, Vermont, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

The anchovies were amazing. We enjoyed the food and the dining experience here so much that we ate here 2 out of the 2 evenings we spent in Vernassa. Of course we ate only seafood with house wine which we thoroughly enjoyed. The service was also very good.

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Wellington
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45 reviews 45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We were not organised enough to book in advance so we didn't get to sit where the view is best. But it was such a windy night we did not mind being inside. The food is Devine & the service brilliant. Everyone so friendly!! I had scampi & others had the whole fish. One of our more memorable dinners in... More

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london
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Such a special place!! We loved it so much that we went back every night of our stay....we had eaten elsewhere very late on our first night - and when we found Belforte we knew it was an amazing find. Such friendly, welcoming staff- fish to die for - and on top of that, very reasonable prices!! Try the house... More

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New London, NH
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43 reviews 43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Perched at the top of an old fort over the Med, waves crashed in below us as we sat outside for lunch. The service was excellent, beer and wine good, and anchovies - the local specialty - were outstanding - served with three different preparations.

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Toronto
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Book this restaurant. My husband and I celebrated our wedding anniversary and selected Belforte. Best restaurant by far in vernazza! Book early to get a table con vista .....best view we had in all Italy. Food and service were fantastic- treated like locals and had so much fun. You cannot do better.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Had a small bottle of Cinque Terre wine and a plate of fresh anchovies - with a side of pasta. The view is marvelous . You have to eat here if you are in the area.

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Additional Information about Belforte

Address: Via Guidoni, 42, Vernazza, Italy
Phone Number: 0187812222
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Cinque Terre  >  Vernazza
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 50
Cuisine: Chowder

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