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Il Gambero

Via della Liberta' 143 | Le Grazie, 19025, Porto Venere, Italy
+39 0187 798023
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“vongole” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (5 reviews)
“le grazie” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via della Liberta' 143 | Le Grazie, 19025, Porto Venere, Italy
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Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

We stayed in La Grazie 4 nights and ate here twice. Friends family ran restaurant with amazing pasta. Make a reservation, they fill up with locals.

Thank Anita T
Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

We highly recommend visiting this restaurant! Location, food and service are rather good. Prices are good related to the quality.

1  Thank Ieal E
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

Best "spagetti con vongole" what i ever tasted!! and very nice and professional waitresses. You have to taste "pannacotta di basilico".

1  Thank Jyrki T
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Good food, nice people, nice terrasse. The pasta (primi) were perfectly cooked, the grilled seafood were copious and excellent. A very good quality/price ratio

Thank Here-I-Am041
Reviewed March 27, 2017 via mobile

Sunday night with friends, this is a perfect place for a very well prepared dinner. And the desserts are amazing. The staff are friendly and helpful. The dining room (and the bathroom) very clean. The grilled shrimp and baby lobster are the best ever!

Thank Cassandra G
Diego S, Proprietario at Il Gambero, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2017

Thank you

Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

Ended up not eating. Terrible attitude. Went back to la Spezia on the boat. The thing that got us is that they kept seating locals.

Thank frequent1
diegoLaSpezia, Proprietario at Il Gambero, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2017
Google Translation

Beata ignoranza si chiamano "Prenotazioni "

Reviewed July 31, 2016

We eat here twice a year when we are in the area. Wonderful food, excellent and friendly service. Not to be missed.

Thank theheaslips
Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Le Grazie is a cosy village near Portovenere, and this restaurant is a really good spot! I found it via Tripadvisor and we weren't let down! We tried the tonno menu and sone fish dishes and the bistecca (wow, what an enjoyable piece of meat!)...More

Thank MaaikeNL
Reviewed June 1, 2016

Our first night in Le Grazie we ate here on recommendation and were not disappointed. Lovely outside terrace with good views over the harbour and plenty of comfortable inside seating if desired. Varied but not extensive menu (often a good sign that the food is...More

Thank David G
Reviewed April 5, 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere of the place was great with a lovely scenic view, the food has been good with lobster fantastic. The staff were friendly. Wine selection could be better.

Thank carlycarrais
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $41
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Liberta' 143 | Le Grazie, 19025, Porto Venere, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Porto Venere
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 798023
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