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Vento Ariel

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Calata Porto, Camogli, Italy
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I love going to restaurants like Vento Ariel. I would never have gone if it weren't for my host who knew the way to Camogli. The meal was delicious seafood with a wonderfully fresh white wine.

Thank Domer82
Trenton, New Jersey
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153 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came to Vento Ariel with American friends of ours who have been living in Camogli for several years, and left with heightened confidence in their gastronomic judgment. Vento Ariel combines elegant appointment, exquisite cooking, and a wonderful setting on the Porticciolo walk facing Camogli's little marina, the sea, and the sunset. My bride enjoyed a traditional Ligurian primo piatto,... More 

Thank trentonmakes
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was one of our favorite dining experiences in Italy on our two week trip. We made reservations for 8PM (emailed them on Facebook!) and had a seat right on the harbor and watched the sunset throughout our dinner. We each got 2 courses and a dessert and everything was impeccable- the seafood risotto was out of this world and... More 

Thank Michelle D
North Jersey
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016

We celebrated our sons birthday at this restaurant in the seaside town of Camogi about 30 minutes from Rapallo..Vento Ariel was recommended by 2 local people and we're glad we went. Excellent seafood, pasta, and drink/wine selection. The owner Davide made us feel welcome and the service was top drawer. We had a great evening at Vento Ariel.

Thank Beltran
Broadbottom, Cheshire
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99 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

We decided to eat here on the strength of reviews and it's lovely location in the small fishing harbour. We had spent the day in Camogli visiting from nearby Santa Margherita Ligure by train. We were not disappointed. We arrived without reservation and the staff were very friendly and gave us a table outside in a good spot. We had... More 

Thank Dale T
Kirkby Lonsdale, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

As this was the first time we'd visited this restaurant we chose the set, fixed-price (€35) menu. It couldn't have been a better choice, with the authentic taste of Italian food for each of the 4 courses (3 fish, plus desert), and with wine, water and coffee also included in the price. Lovely view across the harbour towards the sunset... More 

Thank Chris N
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77 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2016

Nice spot down by the harbour where you can watch the world go by. We enjoyed the catch of the day, well cooked and simply presented. Helpful staff, good food, perhaps you pay a small premium for the location but come on you're on holiday!

Thank dale_curtis
Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2016

Our first restaurant during our stay in Camogli and 2nd best of the five we tried. Great seafood antipasti and pasta dishes. Service was either very laid back, or a bit offhand I couldn't quite decide which!

Thank timbowix
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2016

This seafood restaurant was so good, we ate here both evenings in Camogli. We shared the plentiful mixed seafood starter and then had mixed grilled fish and "shrimp" (very large prawns) "Diablo" - spicy enough, but not burning hot (more paprika rather than chilli hot). Service was attentive and wine recommendation was excellent.

Thank VerityandPeter
Zurich, Switzerland
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33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2015

My family and I weren't overexcited about the food we ate but I think that has a lot to do with the fact that we went to Camogli during Christmas when there was absolutely nobody else around. Since we were the only people eating there, I don't think the food was quite as fresh as it usually is. We went... More 

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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
Average prices
$41 - $54
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calata Porto, Camogli, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Camogli
  • Phone Number: 390185771080

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