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Antica Osteria di Vico Palla

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Sottoripa
Italian, Chowder, Pizza, Mediterranean, Pasta
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Vico Palla 15r, Genoa, Italy
0102466575
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Very good traditional (sea)food

Really enjoyed my diner at this traditional restaurant hidden in a small alley. Luckily we made a reservation as it was fully booked (Thursday evening). After a traditional starter of fried food I had a really nice ravioli after which there was only space left for a desert (Creme Catalana). Good... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 6, 2015
MrDimpleman
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
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Naples, Italy
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Excellent Food and service. The dishes was greate , fresh and very tasty! The pasta whit Pesto was divine. The grilled fish on a bed of delicious vegetables tasted very fresh. Highly recommend

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Milan
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

We had a Vico Palla appetizer ( salad pies typical from Genova) and a boiled octopus with potatoes followed by grilled sea food which we divided in two. Fresh products, nice house wine, kind staff. Definitely recommended!

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Senior Reviewer
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

I came here twice on a 2 week span. Food was good but dessert was excellent! their Tiramisu was a pleasant surprise. I tried several things all of which were fresh. It's a little pricey but worth it. The personal is friendly and helpful, the place can get really crowded.

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Kuala Lumpur
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42 reviews 42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

We arrived at 7pm, and they were not opened yet but welcomed us to wait. Although we had no reservations, they allowed us a table until 830pm. There was no rush for us but we do appreciate them allowing us to try their cooking. And it was worth it to walk to this location (as it's not particularly near to... More 

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Swellendam, South Africa
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135 reviews 135 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Having great tasting fresh seafood so close to the sea is the best. Service was great, helpings were really large and the taste and freshness out of this world. I highly recommend this place. Book for dinner!

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Inverness, California
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116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

This place and Sa Pesta run neck and neck for the ultimate Genovese dishes. Each has a different take though. While Sa Pesta has Farinata, Vico Gallo has Panissa. I like both equally well. Farinata is cooked in a wood fired oven while Panissa is fried. Both have delicious Coniglio alla Liguria but they are totally different. Sa Pesta has... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Really enjoyed my diner at this traditional restaurant hidden in a small alley. Luckily we made a reservation as it was fully booked (Thursday evening). After a traditional starter of fried food I had a really nice ravioli after which there was only space left for a desert (Creme Catalana). Good value for money. Will be back!!

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Best sea-food ever! For sure is the best genovese cuisine. Service was excelent and with lots of hints regarding the selection of plates.

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South Africa
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We had a lovely range of food, and one of us said the best fish disk ever! Prices reasonable to high side (for our ZAR currency) but warm lovely service, fresh and local food. What more could one ask?

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

A pure gem "hidden" right in the back streets of Porto Antico. We had lunch and we wanted to try the traditional "alla genovese" cuisine. At the entrance you are striked by the fresh fish and seafood display that makes you wonder what are you going to eat... The menu is presented in an original way on a black board... More 

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Additional Information about Antica Osteria di Vico Palla

Address: Vico Palla 15r, Genoa, Italy
Phone Number: 0102466575
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa>  > Sottoripa
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Average Prices: USD 37 - 147
Cuisine: Italian, Chowder, Pizza, Mediterranean, Pasta

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Vico Palla 15r, Genoa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa>  > Sottoripa
  • Neighborhood: Sottoripa
  • Phone Number: 0102466575

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 37 - 147
  • Cuisine: Italian, Chowder, Pizza, Mediterranean, Pasta

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm

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