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Lord Nelson

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Corso Valparaiso 25, 16043 Chiavari, Italy
+39 0185 302595
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

During a 1-week stay in Chiavari we had a light lunch here on two days, sitting on the shadedterrace looking out over the bathing area and sea. Most enjoyable! Amiable and mature professional owners; wife is English.

Thank mab33
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

We have been going to this place for few years and with so much variety of places to eat around this one has a particular value to us - we go there especially when we want a high quality service in top-end environment (including silver cutlery etc). We also like moderate size portions and good turnaround on the menu. Seafood... More 

Thank maxim s
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

Appalling experience, Mediocre food massively overpriced. Avoid...! Never been ripped off so badly before, cheep food at inflated prices.

Thank Matthew C
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Loved this marine style bar...We were there with local friends and I must say that it is worth the visit.

Thank Valerie_barns
Hartford, Connecticut
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2014

My husband and I enjoyed a peaceful lunch here on a warm Saturday afternoon in the summer. Our house white wine was crisp and cold and our sandwich and salad that we ordered from the bar menu arrived quickly and was very good. I would love to return for dinner. The restaurant is located at the end of the Chiavari... More 

Thank PrncssKate
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2014

Lovely location at the end of the promenade, great decor, attentive waiters and good food. Returned the following evening for dinner but unfortunately was fully booked and I can appreciate why, our loss, we should have booked a table.

Thank celtictaster
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2014

Although there had been no English review of the restaurant for some time, we had stopped there for a cocktail before dinner on several previous occasions and thought it looked a good spot for a celebration and had great views over the sea towards Portofino. Hown right we were. Our dinner last night was sensational - delicious and imaginitive food... More 

Thank Welm
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2013

This was an experience! I had read reviews on this restaurant and wanted to try it while in Liguria. We had found the restaurant very quickly. We were the only diners there for quite a while but we wanted to dine early. We are a chef's nightmare, vegetarians. It didn't phase this place! The food is divine. When it arrived... More 

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56 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 14, 2013

Celebrating being in Italy with special Italian friends, and fortunately it was British Mother's Day, our friends reserved a table for Sunday lunch. The food, and service was outstanding, the decor very traditional in keeping with the nautical theme of Lord Horatio Nelson and his ships. Highly recommend reserving a table if visiting nearby Portofino or Santa Margherita Ligure You... More 

1 Thank motherski
Milan, Italy
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55 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2011

It is a kind of a luxury place-best plates and services, but the food is fusion, like a little portion on the big plate, if you like this style-it is for you.

Thank ovk2013

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Valparaiso 25, 16043 Chiavari, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Chiavari
  • Phone Number: +39 0185 302595

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