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Gianni Franzi

Piazza Guglielmo Marconi 1, 19018 Vernazza, Italy
+39 0187 821003
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Piazza Guglielmo Marconi 1, 19018 Vernazza, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here on 2 occasions while we were in Vernazza. If you stay at their hotel, you get a 10% discount. We tried a few pasta dishes, green and caprese salad and the house white wine was very good and not super expensive. I...More

Thank Travel_Jan_Oregon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Like everywhere in 5 Terre this is not a cheap place, but the food was excellent, service good. The wine selection is not huge but a good choice of local and other italian wines. The atmosphere on the place is super nice. We have been...More

Thank thebluetruck
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a long day we stopped by for some drinks. We also tried the sardines in lemon and it was delicious! Great place to enjoy the crowd.

Thank 98lbs
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Vernazza and ate here both nights. Our waiter Simone helped us pick our entrees and made delicious recommendations as well as help with our wine selection. We enjoyed the outside dining experience. Had the anchovies appetizer which were recommended by not only...More

Thank mazafamily
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a disappointment after a recommendation from several others, we decided to go here for dinner. Prices were high and quantity poor. ONE scampi only in pasta dish for €16 and previously there had been three! There were five of us tonight and one had...More

Thank RickyG48
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friends recommended this place to us.there were five of us and the the pasta with scampi for €16 had one scampi!! The chips for two were very nice but not enough for one person, salad consisted of a couple of leaves and two small slices...More

Thank Russell1875
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice location down near the waterfront in Vernazza. We had a dinner here but found it very expensive for what it was. Food was fine and atmosphere was nice, but in four days in Cinque Terre this was our least favourite meal.

Thank CRS111
Reviewed 1 week ago

....when there are better alternatives within a few meters. The food was excellent but no better than other places nearby and the prices much higher and the portions much smaller.

Thank michael t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the recommendation of the owner of Vineria Santa Marta, we reserved a table for dinner here at Gianni Franzi, and we are so happy we did! With our reservation, we were given a perfect table at the edge of the piazza so we could...More

Thank lexmiller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is perhaps the best-located restaurant in the village, directly on the harbor. Staff is efficient, menu and cuisine were very good.

Thank travelerwayne1997
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 17 - USD 27
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Guglielmo Marconi 1, 19018 Vernazza, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Cinque Terre  >  Vernazza
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 821003
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