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Antica Osteria Luchin

Via Bighetti 51 | Sotto i portici, negozio di gastronomia adiacente all' osteria, 16043 Chiavari, Italy
+39 0185 301063
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good37%
  • Average21%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
Oct 11, 2017
“Good local food but somewhat expensive”
Sep 3, 2017
“A taste of traditional Italian Food”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Bighetti 51 | Sotto i portici, negozio di gastronomia adiacente all' osteria, 16043 Chiavari, Italy
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

We went to this restaurant on our first night in Chiavari, it was popular having a number of patrons already dining at the time of our arrival (around 8pm). However we were unpleasantly surprised by the cost of our meal, and have since switched to...More

Thank John M
Reviewed September 3, 2017

We were recommended to this restaurant and were were very happy with the food. My partner tried the Fainata (a chickpea pancake with cucumber) and I had the spaghetti all vongole. the restaurant was very busy and the staff were most helpful.

Thank Garry R
Reviewed August 21, 2017

simple but typical good food, at reasonable prices. sometimes there is also a queu. pasta from 8 to 12 €. Saltytorte with vegetables and potatoes. Meat from 10 to 25 €. don't forget the cakes, they're wonderful.

Thank Giugni65
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Restaurant area was too dirty (floor, tables, etc) and crammed. Sat on uncomfortable wooden stool with waiters kept on bumping on my back while going past! Kitchen area was open and near table, and really noisy esp one of them ! Not a pleasant experience....More

Thank Ann R
Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

A crowdy restaurant with an antique touch. One of the best culinary experiences. The famous Ligurian farinata at its best. Best culatello ham, flavorful pasta, delicious red local wine, superb Italian atmosphere. A must taste in Chiavari.

Thank Ana D
Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

A very easy going restaurant, visited by a lot of local's which is a good sign if you ask me. Very authentic food, serve in a straight forward way. The tast was great, and the price was very acceptabel. I definitely recommend this restaurant to...More

Thank John-Breda
Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

The owner of the place welcomed us, he is the great grand son of the founder, who started the business in 1907. The brick-owen grilled beef and the thin pancake-like bread was very good.

Thank JonPalsson
Reviewed August 28, 2016

This restaurant offers honest Ligurian cooking which is authentic and very tasty. The farinata is excellent, but the polpo é patate is a stand out dish the addition of capers and olives make this a classic. The torte are also exceptional. The daily specials are...More

Thank Honestman2
Reviewed August 4, 2016

There's a reason this place is always busy...it is just great, no fuss food in comfortable surroundings. Paper place-mats, wooden tables placed close together, simple menu with a regional focus. Especially liked the farinata. Staff were fun, service friendly and location under a portico in...More

1  Thank Carducci_Clan
Reviewed July 31, 2016

We love this restaurant. Have eaten here many times, and will be coming back. Great traditional ligurian cooking. Good service!

Thank Dagfinn B
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Bighetti 51 | Sotto i portici, negozio di gastronomia adiacente all' osteria, 16043 Chiavari, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Chiavari
  • Phone Number: +39 0185 301063
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