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#70 of 1,365 Italian in Genoa
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner

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0.4 miles from Aquarium of Genoa
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Small and picturesque inn in the heart of Genoa, between real and university buildings, eating Ligurian cuisine and meditteranea savoring good wine even in a beautiful little square among the alleyways, typically Genoese.
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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Ligurian, Northern-Italian
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed October 23, 2019

This place is tucked away up an alleyway near the main railway station. My hotel recommended it and I was pleased they did. A delicious seafood linguini starter and seared tuna steak main went down well. The drinks are good value, €5 for a large...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed October 20, 2019

We were so excited to find a restaurant that didn't have pizza's and loads of pastas but instead good local food. The lady that looked after us was a delight and as she had spent some time living in Australia, her spoken English was pretty...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed October 11, 2019 via mobile

My wife and 3 small kids came here, small yet really excellent restaurant. We got the Ravioli, spaghetti with pesto, anchovies 3 ways , fried fish and the rabbit. Followed by desert of course that is amazing. Good friendly service and overall a wonderful restaurant....More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed October 9, 2019

if you want 20 types of pizza and pasta..don't go here! Warm atmosphere, friendly staff with a good choice of local dishes together with a reasonable wine list..ended up going two nights running

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed September 11, 2019

Good food and service with a smile. A lovely establishment with outdoor space. The prices in general are ok, even though you can buy the same wine in Carrefour for €8 that they are selling for 25. But I would definitely recommend this place!

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed September 6, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I wanted a place to eat in the neighborhood near our hotel. The hotel staff recommended Carabas. It was a quick walk, with the restaurant tucked down a quaint alleyway. The owners didn't speak English, but do have an English menu, and...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed September 2, 2019 via mobile

Location .. not very attractive. Restaurant and terrace .. look like nothing. Very good food. Good friendly service. Good neighborhood place. Good fun.

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed July 15, 2019 via mobile

The owner of the restaurant that has receptioned us was very rude, only missed to kick us out of the establishment. He’s not able to receive any customers... he has shouted to us by the simple fact that we’ve been directed to the environment outside...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed June 22, 2019 via mobile

Were staying in the Grand Hotel Savoia, a few minutes along the road. Wanted a quick supper. Found osteria on TA. Very rustic and super friendly. Had Asparagus with taleggio fondue, ham and quails eggs. Beautifully seasoned and good ingredients. I had swordfish balls with...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed June 18, 2019 via mobile

Absolutely superb food. Very tasty and interesting food. This restaurant is well hidden. Walk away from the Grand Hotel Savoia/Genova Piazza Principe Railway Station towards the Genoa university and it is the left hand side up on a slight hill. The food is tasty. Sfere...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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