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Ristorante Da Giovanni

San Fruttuoso Casella postale 23, 16032 Camogli, Italy
+39 0185 770047
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (6 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (2 reviews)
“focaccia” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
San Fruttuoso Casella postale 23, 16032 Camogli, Italy
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Reviewed October 29, 2017

We walked from Portofino to San Fruttuoso with no plans for lunch and found this place on arrival. It is set on the rocks just above the beach and has views out to sea as well of the beach and the abbey. Lots of fresh...More

Thank Charles_Hopkinson-W
Reviewed August 21, 2017

amazing food and amazing view , possibly the best grilled fish I have had in years and the best fried fish platter I have had too, price is great too . Its a family run place so has a nice family touch to it ,...More

Thank Izzat J
Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

This was a beautiful place to eat next to the Monastery. However, this was an international group and the servers did not speak English nor were they very personable. It was a set menu so for those that enjoyed seafood, they loved it. I do...More

Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed September 12, 2016

This restaurant's enviable location can be the only reason for so many good reviews on here. We found it to be chaotic, crowded and terrible value. In spite of our hotel reserving us a table the night before, we arrived at lunchtime on the ferry...More

2  Thank Ronshirt
Reviewed September 12, 2016

We stopped by after an amazing walk from Camogli through the Natural Park of the Monte di Portofino. Da Giovanni has a unique position with a breathtaking view of the unspoilt bay of SanFruttuoso. Food was excellent especially the "lasagnette al pesto", the grilled prawns,...More

Thank Stefano R
Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

The lunch was great here and "Mama" was lovely at the counter. Fresh seafood and salads. Recommend this restaurant.

Thank JonPalsson
Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Good location and style, lovely staff. Food generally good although extras like wine and coffee were very expensive for the area.

Thank M W
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Every time I come to San Fruttuoso I come here for lunch, especially for the people being much lovelier than in the neighbouring restaurants (I had a horrible experience at Da Laura, in a separate review). Loved the pesto lasagne, very typical from the area,...More

Thank Delphina45
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Ate here a few times as I was lucky enough to be staying here for 4 nights 5 days! Lucky me! Especially since this restaurant is the BEST! Lunch with friends we had caprese salad, fried anchovies, fried calamari, pasta Vongole, seafood pasta, lots of...More

2  Thank SparkleMermaid
Reviewed August 20, 2016

The food was fabulous, tasty and plenty of it. They have a extensive menu and outstanding waitress service. Everyone was polite and attentive to our needs.

2  Thank Sarah O
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Anne K
July 21, 2016|
Response from MerMerAustin | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to be tardy on this. For some reason no notification for this post. Yes, the same small bay. This area is very small.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Fruttuoso Casella postale 23, 16032 Camogli, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Camogli
  • Phone Number: +39 0185 770047
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