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Calata del Porto, 6, 16038 Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
+39 0185 289950
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Dining options: Late Night, Reservations

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  • 15
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  • 13
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Just what we wanted!

We stayed in Santa Margherita for 2 nights, and we went here on our second night after reading some reviews and actually seeing where it was the night before. We are so glad that we did. The seafood was delightful, so fresh and full of flavour! My girlfriend had the smoked swordfish, and I would... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 1, 2014
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Reading, United Kingdom
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Israel
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45 reviews 45 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Been there before 3 years for the first time, dreamed to come back. So also in 2014 - it's one of the best restaurants I ever visited. Very warm atmosphere, great waitress, amazing food. Suggest to have a dinner there as the dark falls on Santa Margherita - it will be your best dinner ever!

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Reading, United Kingdom
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74 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We stayed in Santa Margherita for 2 nights, and we went here on our second night after reading some reviews and actually seeing where it was the night before. We are so glad that we did. The seafood was delightful, so fresh and full of flavour! My girlfriend had the smoked swordfish, and I would recommend it to anyone! The... More 

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We came to Santa Margherita on a 'tour' of the west coast of Italy and were not disappointed. Every day at 5pm the fishing trawlers come into the harbour with their catch of the day and the restaurants buy from them so for sure we had to have seafood for dinner! We found Skipper through Trip Advisor on our last... More 

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Illinois
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37 reviews 37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

When we walked by the harbor and saw the "boat" dining option with its incredible views of the harbor we immediately made a reservation. Good thing, when we came back later in the evening the boat was full (except for our table) and as a testament to the restaurant, most of the other tables were occupied as well. We had... More 

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63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We went twice during our week's holiday at the nearby Grandhotel Miramare and really enjoyed both meals . The spaghetti sea food in particular is to die for . Lovely location on the waterfront but can get busy so good idea to book if you are fussy in which area ( inside , outside or on the jetty ) you... More 

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Tadcaster, United Kingdom
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29 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

'Skipper' has a very British sounding name and a very 60's style signage over the door but what it also has is the best view of the harbour and not only that but also a pontoon where you can choose to dine. Skipper is one of the best restaurants in Santa Margherita Ligure and therefore it is advisable to make... More 

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Oslo
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190 helpful votes 190 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Had a light lunch here. The service was spotless, friendly and efficent. Food was pretty good. Had grilled dorade with vegetables, the fish was grilled to perfection( also fresh) but the vegetables a little boring. Side salad was ok. Not cheap, nore expensive. Will return next time ;)

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Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

A very nice place they have a Floating annexe on the sea Tasty food bit expensive then others but worth going to :)

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Beijing, China
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39 reviews 39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Skipper restaurant is situated on Calata del Porto. Food are fantastic, waiters are kind, very warm and professional. We really enjoyed the food here. We had white fish Dentice and wine Pianacce..... I strongly suggest to visit this place. We met old couple from France who are coming every year several times here and always having dinner at Skipper.

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Zürich, Schweiz
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We didn't make a reservation. Got a table directly at the Pier - we both had seafood, which was excellent - the local white wine and a very friendly Service made the evening.

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  • Address: Calata del Porto, 6, 16038 Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Santa Margherita Ligure
  • Phone Number: +39 0185 289950

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