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Viale Brigata Bisagno 69, 16129, Genoa, Italy
+39 10 56 4344
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12:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 22:00
Sat 19:00 - 22:00
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Tarragona, Spain
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323 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us by various people in the area. It does not look that inviting from the outside. Once inside it is clean and comfortable. The menu looks very good but the prices are very high. The starters started at about 15 euros,I picked one for20 euros with fish and lobster but expected more than a thimball... More 

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Thank Rob S
Tralee, Ireland
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326 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

Had a special offer for a 4 course tasting menu. Was really looking forward to a lovely meal. Got a very impersonal reception when I produced my offer receipt. The décor was not inspiring either. WE were given the 4 courses without any information on what we were getting. Any previous tasting menus we had we were always given an... More 

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Thank John C
Istanbul, Turkey
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54 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016

We were the only foreigners, I think, when we had dinner. A coincidence, maybe, but the restaurant was full and all customers were middle age and above families. The owners knew them. We ordered the same local dishes that the others did and ended up having a delicious dinner. Prices were reasonable. The only problem is that the menu was... More 

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Thank Caner O
Camogli, Italy
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015

Hello! I would like to review a restaurant, and that has a renowned past in Genova, il Gran Gotto. When I arrived, I was the first person there. I went to the bathroom and found it dirty (urine on the seat) which I deem unacceptable for a high class establishment. The fish wasn't very fresh (I still haven't digested the... More 

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Thank Cathyogara
London, United Kingdom
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192 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2014

despite a tiny fruit fly who kept flitting around, everything was pretty perfect - excellent focaccia and fish - tonno with balsamic was heavenly with red onions on top - won't forget it - my husband had Dory - both wonderful with a bit of gorgeous white wine - superb freebie sweets- friendly waiter altogether really nice ..

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Thank Leslie G
Marseille, France
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51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2014

The place is very cosy and comfortable; the 'chateaubriand' was perfectly cooked, between rare and medium (I did not needed to ask for ...) and served with a good grain mustard.

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Thank PdP47
Australia
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123 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2013

We visited this restaurant as it is a member of the Buon Ricordo Association. We found the service attentive but impersonal. Likewise the food whilst of good quality was somewhat lackluster in presentation. The decor was also a bit impersonal. This probably a place more suited to business lunches than for people like us on holiday seeking a memorable night... More 

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Palm Beach, Florida
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2012

We are always happy to stop at GG every time we pass through Genoa. Nice place tables well spaced service adequate. Food based on traditional cuisine with modern touches, we never been disappointed.

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Thank willilo
Norwalk, Connecticut
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322 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2012

Good comfort food in a nicely decorated restaurant. Excellent service.

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Thank cosmo144
Genova, Italia
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172 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2011

we had a business dinner at GG, food was excellent, both tradition and innovation, quiet relaxed atmosphere, service was impeccable. it is a sure bet in genova. no more words to waste.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Brigata Bisagno 69, 16129, Genoa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa
  • Phone Number: +39 10 56 4344

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