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Ristorante La Caravella

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Via marconi, 18039 Ventimiglia, Italy
+39 (0) 18423964
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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
Most recent review
Great Fish place next to the sea

They have a great selection of fish based dishes. I have been there several times and the food is always excellent. We had Samuel as a waitor and he was very helpful and attentive to all our needs. Strongly recommended

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 7, 2015
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Panama City, Panama
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133 reviews 133 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

They have a great selection of fish based dishes. I have been there several times and the food is always excellent. We had Samuel as a waitor and he was very helpful and attentive to all our needs. Strongly recommended

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Dallas, Texas
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223 reviews 223 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
247 helpful votes 247 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I tried this restaurant right after Christmas, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The food was high-quality and the service, excellent. The ambience of the place is stylish, great for a date or a celebration. I had the antipasti misti di pesce - phenomenal! Then I tried the sautéed tuna with sweet and sour onions that - while a little bit... More 

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Menton, France
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

"La Caravella" is an institution in Ventimiglia since 3 decades. A few years ago it was taken over. Would it still be as good ? Well we had lunch today and found it even better. The chef Dino who is also the owner made for us a Fritto Misto di Pesce which was fabulous. Followed by Spaghetti ai Funghi Porcini... More 

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Went here on the recommendation of the concierge in my hotel...arrived bit early for dinner so had a drink in the gorgeous bar,very atmospheric...dinner in the garden was beautiful,twinkling lights,white cloths and furniture, whole wall covered in glossy ivy...was magical ! Food was good too....waiters very helpful and friendly. One of my more memorable meals in Italy and just a... More 

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Liguria, Italy
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89 reviews 89 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We started going to La Caravella about thirty years ago and have followed it through various vicissitudes, but have always found it of superior quality both service and foodwise. Children are welcome and their choice is brought promptly. The present owner is Italo-Scot and very pleasant; his menu is interesting adn the prices not too high.

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Ventimiglia, Italian Riviera
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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Many times I had been told abot this restaurant that it was quite good food and nice atmosphere, and this is it. Upscale prices, good service, good food

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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

The food is very good the sevice is good and ambiance is agreable. Lacey from new york living in Monaco

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London, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

The website link on this page links to a similarly named restaurant in Venice! Be careful!..............

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Leatherhead, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

Went in by chance in December. Lots of locals. Fine welcome and service. Yes it is a little pricey, but you get what you pay for. Excellent pasta, good quantities even for a starter. Definitely recommend.

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Verona, Italy
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42 reviews 42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

you can eat a very fresh and special italian seafood. i was guest so i don't know the price very well, bad you must pay the quality of food. the service was excellent and the atmosphere was elegant. i invite you to try this resturant

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via marconi, 18039 Ventimiglia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Ventimiglia
  • Phone Number: +39 (0) 18423964

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