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La Grotta Bar & Trattoria

Via Cristoforo Colombo 247, 19017 Riomaggiore, Italy
+39 0187 920187
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“mussels” (19 reviews)
“seafood” (48 reviews)
“tiramisu” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Cristoforo Colombo 247, 19017 Riomaggiore, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Dinner at this delightful air conditioned restaurant was included in our Cinque Terre package so we were a little skeptical to start but pleasantly surprised. We were welcomed with open arms and given a table inside as needed the air conditioning during heatwave. Outside might...More

Thank 818sharonl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have written 5 or 6 reviews during our time in Cinque Terre and to be completely honest..their food is way above standard! The fish is generally fresh and cooked well. This restaurant is the best restaurant in Riomaggiore (my opinion). Excellent, friendly service and...More

Thank Zizi C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely dinner here two nights ago. We booked a table that afternoon which meant we had prime position outside. Hugely recommend you book. I had mussels which were outstanding and so fresh. We also had the local cod fish which came with an...More

Thank Finty A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I ordered the seafood pasta with pesto and it was delicious! Great service and really great view of the main street of Riomaggiore!

Thank stephtenbrink
Reviewed July 5, 2018

All pasts seems good in Italy doesn't it. This was great, with good service, reasonably priced in a good location. House wine was also very good.

Thank Hakuna710
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

We liked this place but not loved. We had stuffed anchovies which were great. We then took a chance on the seafood risotto for two. It was chock full of seafood - although it didn’t seem overly fresh. It was yummy but not outstanding. Good...More

Thank Jess B
Reviewed May 30, 2018

We eat at this restaurant too out of our three nights in town, so obviously we liked it. In particular, the baked seabass and seabream were delicious. The mussels appetizer was also great. The service was good and the prices reasonable. Definitely recommended.

Thank igs
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely dinner here during our stay in Riomaggiore. The quality of the food was outstanding and the service as well as atmosphere was great. Definitely try some of the seafood options on the menu, extremely fresh and full of flavour! Highly recommend visiting!

Thank mitchy1987
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

We didnt find Risotto in any other restaurant until we met La Grotta and it was great! Full of sea food. A specil place in Riomaggiore

Thank Nicolás B
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Excellence taste and Service We loved both service and food quality :) highly recommended for family or friends trip recommend menu seafood spaghetti / mixed fried fresh fish / and prawn grill 👍🏽

Thank Kamonkan K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Cristoforo Colombo 247, 19017 Riomaggiore, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Cinque Terre  >  Riomaggiore
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 920187
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