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Fronte del Porto

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Via XXIV Aprile 69, 16033 Lavagna, Italy
+39 (0)185 392830
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 159
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    Very good
  • 16
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  • 19
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Recommended!

We found this place on TripAdvisor and are really glad we visited. Great food (meat ravioli was fab, and try the excellent "trio of dessert" cakes), great value and charming owner who went out of his way to chat to us in English. Great range of fish and seafood dishes, although as my family isn't... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 27, 2013
Sherbert_dippy
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

We found this place on TripAdvisor and are really glad we visited. Great food (meat ravioli was fab, and try the excellent "trio of dessert" cakes), great value and charming owner who went out of his way to chat to us in English. Great range of fish and seafood dishes, although as my family isn't very "fishy" we only sampled... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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90 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013 via mobile

We're very happy we found this restaurant, the place is very well decorated (old pictures of movie stars) with a nice atmosphere. They were very friendly to all of us, and the food was very well done (they were very flexible to prepare something out of their menu for my youngest daughter). Definitively will go back during our stay in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

We actually came in too late with a group of 8. The owner seemed to be closing up, but allowed us to eat anyway. He sat us down at a pretty table, where we got to order whatever we wanted, even though the kitchen was closing. He spoke okay English, but did his best to explain to us what kind... More 

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Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2012

Father & son duo (19 year old is the chef). Very personable & great dining as well.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via XXIV Aprile 69, 16033 Lavagna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Lavagna
  • Phone Number: +39 (0)185 392830

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chowder

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