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Antica Osteria del Bai

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Quarto dei Mille
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Via Quarto 12, 16148, Genoa, Italy
010-387-478
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12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Tue - Sun 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Los Angeles, California
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87 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 30, 2016

Antica Osteria del Bai is a historic restaurant overlooking the sea at the south end of Genoa. It is worth a detour if you are anywhere nearby. Its specialty is classic Ligurian coast seafood. It is casually elegant and unpretentious, with charming waiters in dinner jackets. The food is fresh and superbly conceived and prepared, from warm seafood salad with... More 

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Province of Genoa, Italy
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 9, 2016

Very nice and comfortable place near the seaside, great seafood and great wine. Just a bit too serious the crew, but suitable with a top class restaurant. The check is top class too.

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Genova
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2013

It's always a GREAT restaurant......food & Wine list is always top.....price Are quite exp but is a very classy place with top service, so they deserve it. Definetely a must IF u pass by Genova

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Brussels, Belgium
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141 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2013

From the outside this place goes totally unnoticed and if it had not been a member of “BR” and hadn’t come highly recommended by the concierge at the Splendido we would never have found this place. Not located in central or touristy part of Genova, this place definitely deserves the detour. It’s one of these old fashioned restaurants that places... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2011

Since decades this well located restaurant has catered excellent food for the locals and tourists. A perfect place for a business dinner or a romantic evening, it has lost some appeal lately. I still believe there is a good value for money in Osteria. Fish is excellent and wine list very interesting. On a lunch you will be able to... More 

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Newton, MA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2009

A series of mishaps led us to this restaurant. From the outside it looks like a dump, so what sticker shock once inside! I didn't have my guidebook with me and had no idea this place was (in?)famous! Beautiful view, attentive waiters, yes. But mediocre food at a 5 star price. Lunch was 80 Euros without wine, sharing 1 dessert... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Quarto 12, 16148, Genoa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa>  > Quarto dei Mille
  • Neighborhood: Quarto dei Mille
  • Phone Number: 010-387-478

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?