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The Balance Cocktail Bar

Closed Now: 6:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Open today: 6:00 PM - 1:00 AM
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The best cocktails in Liguria

Tiziana and Paolino are two pioneers in the Italian bartending industry. Their bar The Balance has... read more

Reviewed May 23, 2018
Milano, Italia
A unique location in town

Savona is a relatively small center and the Italian tradition is overwhelming making wine one of... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2017
Brussels, Belgium
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May 23, 2018
“The best cocktails in Liguria”
Oct 7, 2017
“A unique location in town”
A proper Cocktail bar in the heart of "Vecchia Darsena". Selection of spirits and wines, lovely-prepared cocktails . Owned by Paolo e Tiziana, both Bartenders & Sommeliers. Enjoy a glass of wine or your favorite cocktail, a "tailored" martini for...more
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Via Antonio Baglietto 30r, 17100 Savona, Italy
+39 338 540 2989
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Reviewed May 23, 2018

Tiziana and Paolino are two pioneers in the Italian bartending industry. Their bar The Balance has received a lot of buzz lately thanks to guest shifts at Tommy's Mexican restaurant in SF and Vina in Palo Alto. With inspiration from Julio Bermejo and Dom Costa,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Savona is a relatively small center and the Italian tradition is overwhelming making wine one of the main drinks available in town. However you can enjoy wonderful cocktail in this very well decorated and friendly place. The cocktail list suggest a proper study for the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

Good location, good atmosphere and friendly staff! Would recommend going for a cocktail (extensive list) for an aperitivo before heading out for dinner!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank rgrant182
Reviewed October 15, 2016

Not ready for bed yet we went out for a drink. We were not expecting to find much, but we stumbled across this beautiful street filled with bars. We took a seat at a bar where I saw a sign of a decent brewery (Brew...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank YannigVdW
Reviewed September 8, 2016

If you looking for the place to socialize and drink a couple of good cocktails with friends, then you should go to The Balance! They have a various choice of cocktails and even if you wouldn't be able to find something suits your taste (which...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank PolinaMax
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff and very good service. Staff Speaks English which is a plus. Outdoors is great esp if u r a smoker however indoor seating is available too. Good place to chill out with friends over beer n snacks.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

They have a vrious sorts of alcohol, a very pleasant service and an amazing negronies! 5 from 5! Must visit place in a night Savona!)

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Evgeniy Z
Reviewed October 30, 2014

Every time i have the chance to come back to my hometown in Savona i have to go for a cocktail to Paolo&Tiziana. This time I had a Martini Flame of Love and tomorrow I'll go for a very special Martini... There is very few...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank 499DiegoC
Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

There are no doubts Paolo and Tiziana are the best bartender in town. If you want to drink in the right way to there spend some minutes talking with them and you'll see the difference between a who is in love with the job and...More

Thank 499DiegoC
Reviewed February 2, 2013 via mobile

I have lived in Savona for the last 3 months and have made this bar my local. I love it. The staff of awesome. The location is next to the water and there are a large selection of quality wines, beers and cocktails. Well worth...More

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