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La Grotta

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Vicolo Massaferro 17, 17024, Finale Ligure, Italy
+39 019 680173
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Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
Reviewed February 9, 2017

Called for lunch with two Italians in early January. The tables were so closely packed into the place that the waiters were struggling to find their way around other tables to get to us! Service was slow and scattered. The dishes arrived one at a time with long waits in between. The food was average. It was very difficult to... More 

Thank Derek2017c
Copenhagen, Denmark
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48 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

Don't waste time or money at this restaurant!! Very unattentive service and rather poor food. The few waiters ignored us and when the food finally arrived it seemed like a sorry excuse for pizza and pasta.

Thank Ellehave
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88 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

This place was BUSY so decided to try didn't read reviews. Service was good, food was O.K..... nothing to write home about so in a country full of fantastic food we felt a little robbed of a meal. House wine terrible!!! But the staff and price saved our dinner. I am sure there is better, wish we had done our... More 

Thank Amy C
Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 24, 2012

Thought this might be a bit of a tourist trap but it was even worse than expected. Sat outside, grumpy waiter slamming food on the table, frozen and watery prawns to start, overlooked fish for mains. Avoid!

Thank Mivvy72

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vicolo Massaferro 17, 17024, Finale Ligure, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Finale Ligure
  • Phone Number: +39 019 680173

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