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Chalet La Vela

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Chowder, Pub
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Lungo Mare Gramsci Nord, 63017 Porto San Giorgio, Italy
+39 (0) 734676482
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Seafood done right

Whole fresh sea bass served with potatoes, olives and tomato. Perfect straightforward seafood. I wish this family restaurant was around the corner from home.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 5, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Whole fresh sea bass served with potatoes, olives and tomato. Perfect straightforward seafood. I wish this family restaurant was around the corner from home.

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Montegiorgio, Italy
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

We go here often and we're never disappointed. The food is good and the portions are generous, the service is good, the setting is good. Good food and good service - what else do you need if you're eating out? Oh and the wine's ok too!

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Milan, Italy
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Bar and restaurant are superb for food and sightseen. Service it is quite slow but in the nature of the slow life style of the place. So if you are on holiday take your time and sit back.

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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36 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We come to Italy every year and we frequent Vela! Wonderful service, great food, and fantastic view! We are for Hawaii and very critical of seafood because we have such an abundance at home. The food at Vela is fresh and amazing! They are also kid friendly as we bring both our kids and have them going in and out... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Been here year after year in early June. Superb seafood lunch and beach combination - can't beat their orecchiette anywhere else.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013 via mobile

I dream of this place when I'm enduring another Norfolk winter. It's just perfect for a beach lunch in high summer. Quite a relaxed and (I like to think) glam crowd. All good on the menu, highlights being the fish of the day. House wine and a snooze under the umbrelloni on the beach. Aaaah I'm back on holiday...!

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013 via mobile

Stumbled upon this place many years ago and have come back every year since for the spaghetti vongole and calamari friti. Always a great meal. Book ahead to get a seat outside. Closed December - end of February. 0734.676482

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Surlingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2012

This beach is perfectly kept but a man that looks something like Phil Collins!! Seriously though, the beach is lovely and the restaurant attached is superb. Excellent orechiette alle vongole. There is something magical about swimming in the morning and strolling up to eat an amazing lunch. Unforgettable!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2011

Had a great lunch here today in late September sunshine and 28c looking out at an empty beach with most of the chalets closed for the season - we were so glad that the Vela stays open until November. We had the antipasti freddo and salmon carpaccio to start, both delicious with the antipasti plate a real joy - the... More 

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Address: Lungo Mare Gramsci Nord, 63017 Porto San Giorgio, Italy
Phone Number: +39 (0) 734676482
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Marche  >  Province of Fermo  >  Porto San Giorgio
Cuisine: Chowder, Pub

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  • Address: Lungo Mare Gramsci Nord, 63017 Porto San Giorgio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Marche  >  Province of Fermo  >  Porto San Giorgio
  • Phone Number: +39 (0) 734676482

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chowder, Pub

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