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Trattoria San Siro

Italian, Chowder, Pizza, Soups
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Corso Matteotti 137, 16038 Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
+39 (0)185 293493
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
San siro, so good!

Local restaurant which is off the beaten track of the waterfront, but always full of people appreciating great pasta and pizza. Service was not so great, friendly but had to wait a while to be served but think that is because they are understaffed rather than inefficient. Saying that, every table... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Local restaurant which is off the beaten track of the waterfront, but always full of people appreciating great pasta and pizza. Service was not so great, friendly but had to wait a while to be served but think that is because they are understaffed rather than inefficient. Saying that, every table was full, which speaks for itself!

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Warwick, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Very happy with this place as recommended to us. Seafood was good- kids ordered spag vongole and frito misto. We ordered fish of the day in 2 guises. Together with a litre of house wine and deserts came to 85 euro. Tip: get there early to avoid disappointment !

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hemel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Authentic Ligurian cuisine Very few tourists but restaurant packed Swordfish tagliatelle Ravioli in a cream and mushroom sauce Focaccia Exquisite tiramisu Straccietella Local white wine Limoncello Absolutely brilliant

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Avalon Beach, Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Very few tourists, mostly locals. It is definitely worth the walk to experience fairly simple, but excellent Italian cooking. The service was quite smooth too. Best thing is the price. It's around HALF PRICE of the seafront restaurants ! We dined there twice. Once for 40 Euro, once for 47 Euro. That's for 2 people with wine !

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

San Siro is a place away from the sea front and so, undeservedly less well known then some of the tourist-oriented eateries. I spend a lot of time in Liguria, so I enjoy finding places where I can eat well in the company of locals. This is just that kind of place, and you can walk there in ten minutes... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Absolute to try, very good and very fresh meat and fish. The wine and the dinner were perfect, nice italian ambiance and they gave us good advices for the food and the wine. it is sure that we turn back

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Taupo, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014 via mobile

I grow up in the area and been dining here regularly for many years. My family and I, recently booked a table for 20 for dinner. I must say both food and service were great. We all had pizza by e meter to share, too many to count and to remember the toppings, all the one I tried were absolutely... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We stopped at the recommendation of our airbnb host (Antonio...a fine gentleman). He said it was a place the locals like to go...not in the touristy part of town. They specialize in seafood...and he sure was right. Both the appetizer and the entree we're amazing...two types of shrimp, octopus, salmon, mussels, clams, and squid. Service was nice. A great meal...would... More 

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konstanz
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Awesome food and nice service. Nothing fancy, just real ligurian kitchen. We went there several times and it always was top notch.

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

This restaurant is clearly popular with local people - not in the luxury class, but good clean surroundings. It is a good ten minute walk from the town centre, slightly uphill all the way. The menu is very Italian, though not massive, and food is well-cooked. Beware, though, of grilled scampi here and elsewhere - it is served in the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Corso Matteotti 137, 16038 Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Santa Margherita Ligure
  • Phone Number: +39 (0)185 293493

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Chowder, Pizza, Soups

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