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La Cantina del Pescatore

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Via Vittorio Emanuele 19, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
+39 0187 817589
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Toronto, Canada
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

We recently visited Monterosso and were exploring the village. This hidden gem is tucked away, but as we sat outside and sipped our wine, a steady clientele came and went. Although we stated we wouldn't be staying for a meal, we were still served nibblies...a very generous offer. We noticed a lemon "slushy" machine at the doorway, you could either... More 

Thank 07Kim2006
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I wanted a light lunch to go; we stopped in and spoke with the wonderful chef here. She made us one with pesto; another with chicken and olives. They were so delicious we went back the next day. Staff is fun and generous.

Thank dfa08
New Zealand
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65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

This is a great wine bar. The staff are very friendly and knowledgeable about the wines they sell and serve. It is a smaller place and gives you the feeling of calling around to a friends for a wine. Definitely make time to call in

Thank NewZealandKiwifamily
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

Excellent prawn salads service is exceptional and friendly, food is homemade and delicious would recommend a hundred times over don't miss when you visit oh and coffee is great😀

Thank Darcy252
City of Venice, Italy
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

Enter this storefront and you will find amazing service, food and wine! It is a great place to grab lunch (and I imagine dinner would be quite nice too)! My husband and I wandered in here while strolling through the town. We started off with a wonderful glass of white wine local to the area. Then, my husband and I... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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94 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed March 20, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here to buy a bottle of local wine. The man working had so much information on the wines, it was great, I was hoping to go to a local winery but they were shut this time of year so I really enjoyed the knowledge he shared with us. Walked out with a few bottles of wine and pesto.... More 

Thank KatLouBak
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed January 3, 2017 via mobile

No wonder they won the gold ! This is the best coffee I have had in the past month in Europe, germany, France and Italy.

Thank Vince V
New York City, New York
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed December 24, 2016

There's limited seating available, so get there early. The seafood marinara pasta was good. The seats are outside the restaurant against the wall. They don't open on one of the weekdays so plan accordingly. I remember it being one of the cheaper eats.

Thank TrulyAudrey
Naples, Florida
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281 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
Reviewed November 16, 2016

When it came time for lunch on our tour with Diego, the clouds opened up....uggg After going to the places Diego wanted to take us and finding all of them full, we advised him we really only wanted a light sandwich or whatever. He then took us to La Cantina del Pescatore, which is right next door to the Church... More 

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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 28, 2016

After we checked in we were walking through town and there was a table outside the Cantina. Great Bruschetta and Focaccia sandwich. They also had a lot of gourmet food to purchase to take away.


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $14
Italian, Bar, Mediterranean, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Vittorio Emanuele 19, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Cinque Terre  >  Monterosso al Mare
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 817589
tel + 39 0187 81 7589

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?