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Ristorante Perico

#81 of 1,513 Restaurants in Genoa
#96 of 1,662 Places to Eat in Genoa
Certificate of Excellence
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Via di Vallechiara, 20R, Genoa, Italy
010 - 2759337
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 157
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  • 16
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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent service and a lovely meal

The staff at Perico were extremely friendly and attentive. We ordered a starter each - the smoked salmon salad and an insalata caprese. Both were generous and delicious. We wanted to have pesto whilst in Genoa so ordered the lasagna pesto and gnocchi pesto which again were large portions and tasted... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 10, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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English first
Dusseldorf, Germany
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

We followed the good recommendations from tripadvisor on this restaurant and were more than disappointed. Quite frankly this restaurant is meant just for tourists... As they wont come back anyway If you want to read the entire text - here is the summary: stay out !!! Waste of time and opportunity to eat good italian food somewhere else.... Starting with... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

The staff at Perico were extremely friendly and attentive. We ordered a starter each - the smoked salmon salad and an insalata caprese. Both were generous and delicious. We wanted to have pesto whilst in Genoa so ordered the lasagna pesto and gnocchi pesto which again were large portions and tasted great. Definitely worth a look as a safe option... More 

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Milan, Italy
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

The restaurant is nicely located in downtown Genoa. Food was good, but perhaps a bit too salty. We were not able to taste the Minestrone Genovese we were looking for. The explanation was that it's not available in the summer time (that was strange because other restaurants served it without any problems).

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Siena, Italy
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

It was very good and we arrived at midnight and they were really nice and friendly. The seafood was great, pasta a bit less.

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Macau, China
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

My friend and I found this petit restaurant here on trip advisor. The food is real wonderful and the portion is BIG! We had a GREAT GREAT time and had a long chat with the friendly wife of the chef. The seafood and the taste are much better than the one we went later in Portofino... HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!

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Birmingham, UK
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27 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Superb food at excellent prices. Down a pedestrian side street off Via Paulo Emilio Bensa, but well worth finding. Try the mixed seafood antipasto for starters - a visual feast before you even taste it.

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Perth, Australia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

We found this place from tripadvisor and it definitely deserves its high ranking. The food was fantastic, staff was lovely, restaurant is tucked away down a back street but is nice inside. Would go again.

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San Diego, California
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We ate here our last night in Genoa and were sorry we didn't find it before. I had an excellent lobster linguini dish! The lobter was huge and the sauce was incredible. My husband had a huge piece of swordfish that was also excellent! The owner was so sweet even gave us gifts from her homeland of China! A must... More 

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Bolton Lancs
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79 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Recommended by our hotel receptionist following a late arrival in Genoa what a find a little gem of a place run by Chinese people but serving only italian food a nice room and good crockery cutlery and napiary.Despite the late hour the service was friendly and courteous and the food was excellent.I had Stockfish and my wife had a pasta... More 

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14 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Very simple foods, but all OK. Not a real traditional place with heart in the cooking, but still acceptable.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via di Vallechiara, 20R, Genoa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa
  • Phone Number: 010 - 2759337

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

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