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Trattoria Gianni Franzi

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to splurge order the spaghetti with lobster! It is truly wonderful!! It will serve 2-3 people easily. The antipasto including sardines in various forms was also wonderful. The local wine was great. The restaurant is located right at the end of the square near the water. It is best to make reservations at the bar with the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In Vernazza, part of the cinque terre region, you don't have many options for food. However one option is la trattoria di Gianni Franzi at the port of Vernazza. Apart from the average food, the mistake at the bill and the non friendly comments for the Greeks from the waiters the place was quite good, if you make a short... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Gianni's is a hotel which also has rooms up on Airbnb.  The Airbnb rooms are simple rooms with shared bathrooms.  There are only about 3 or 4 rooms that share the bathroom.  The walls are very thin so earplugs are very helpful.  There is also an AC in the room that works very well, but leaving the window open at... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

This is a review for the restaurant as we did not stay in the hotel. One of our best meals in Italy. It was a bit of a wait to get seated but once we were situated, Gianni Franzi was a great spot to relax and enjoy Vernazza, with nice view of the water and cove. The seafood we ordered... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

We have been loyal customers for many years to Gianni Franzi - always looking forward to the vongole. This year for 15 euro we each got what looked like a small child's serving. It was tasty but gone in 3 mouthfuls plus the wine by the glass was just plain nasty. I have written reviews before on this restaurant as... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Can't give a proper review as we ended up not even staying! We were very exited to come and see Cinque Terre and had been looking forward to it a long long fime with high expectations as its seemed so beautiful. My friend booked a lovely looking room via internet. We were told we would not have to pay before... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

We were three people, myself, my sister and my daughter vacationing in Vernazza. My sister had stayed here once before and highly recommended it. The location is wonderful not to mention the view from the windows of our fifth floor room. I will say right away that there are MANY steps involved and NO elevator. There were over 100 steps... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

Was welcomed with open arms and given a spacious room with our own bathroom. Very clean and comfortable. Friendly staff. Nicely decorated throughout their building. Complimentary breakfast as well as nightly wine tasting, was held on the terrace overlooking the ocean and vineyards. Beautiful location, gorgeous view. Charming hotel with wi-fi available, (which is very important for travelers) and a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

Avoid room no 1 of block 41. You are basically like the guard man. The door has no sound proof and door opening/closing is real loud. You could hear everyone that goes in and out of the block because main door is just below you. You could hear everyone that walks up and down the stairs because the room is... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

We visited Vernazza in the Cinque Terre. What an awesome place, but too many people. Had part of a lunch at Gianni Franzi. The anchovy lunch was pretty good, but my wife had the linguine pasta with shrimp—too salty. I think it was the cheese added to the dish (picorno?). In any case, we couldn’t eat it and the waiter/restaurant... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Trattoria Gianni Franzi

Address: Piazza Guglielmo Marconi 5, 19018 Vernazza, Italy
Location: Italy > Liguria > Italian Riviera > Cinque Terre > Vernazza
Price Range: $67 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
Trattoria Gianni Franzi Vernazza, Italy - Cinque Terre
Trattoria Gianni Franzi Hotel Vernazza
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