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Vino e Cucina

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Via Vecchie Mura 9, 16043 Chiavari, Italy
0185305536
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Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 52
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  • 55
    Very good
  • 15
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  • 7
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A wine list to die for

Small restaurant located in city center, with a vast wine list, covering all major regions of Italy. The kitchen isn't bad either, and the meat was exceptional well cooked. It helps with a little Italian, but english works in worst case.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 7, 2015
Anders L
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Vasteras, Sweden
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Vasteras, Sweden
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

Small restaurant located in city center, with a vast wine list, covering all major regions of Italy. The kitchen isn't bad either, and the meat was exceptional well cooked. It helps with a little Italian, but english works in worst case.

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Stockholm, Sweden
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I read a lot of positive reviews of this place and decided to give it a chance. I took the spaghetti with anchovies, portion was really small and not delicious. I was hungry after my dinner. My friend took a fish, it was ok,but again too small. Prices are too high for food. Wine was nice though.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Very nice and authentic. No English menu, that is how authentic it is. Super service. If you want local, this could be an excellent choise

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ottawa
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Great food and ambiance and a welcoming host. I can't honestly say exactly what I had because I joined an Italian lady who was a frequent visitor and I invited her to order for me. A first course of a fried anchovie type fish with zucchini blossoms and a second pasta course. It was excellent. They recommended a wine to... More 

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Oxford
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60 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I really liked this restaurant. Lovely food and a great wine list. A welcoming host. I was taken there by a resident of Chiavari. I wanted to go back again to taste all the other wonders on the menu. One day I shall!

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Genoa, Italy
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39 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Very simple: if you're ever in Chiavari, you cannot miss this! We walked in expecting your average Ligurian trattoria and came out satiated and smiling. The sformato and baccala mantecato were worthy of white tablecloth restaurants, the pasta con salsicce and broiled fish were up there with the best. Not to mention the amazing homemade desserts. What a meal! Have... More 

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Rapallo, Italy
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42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Twice we ate in this restaurant. The first time with a group of friends in the evening, and the second time my husband and me at noon. The food is prepared with care. A wide selection of wines. The restaurant is small but it has a very unique decoration, actually is a mixed but well set. The staff/owners are friendly... More 

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Faversham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

What with excellent selection of wines, which the friendly staff can give expert advise on, and imaginative and tasty food which isn't even that expensive, this gem of a place has to be the best place in chiavari to eat and drink

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Canterbury
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36 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

A party of 4 - all had a beautiful meal here. I can't remember the name of the dish but the main ingredients were pasta and nuts. It was delicious. Supermarket pasta bares no resemblance to the gorgeous pasta I ate at Vino e Cucina.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

the food was really delcious! one of the experiences where the food is almost like a unforgetable piece of art ... eatable art of course :)

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Vecchie Mura 9, 16043 Chiavari, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Chiavari
  • Phone Number: 0185305536

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