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La Taverna di Colombo

Vico della Scienza 6R, 16123, Genoa, Italy
+39 348 348 4601
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ravioli” (4 reviews)
“side street” (4 reviews)
“red wine” (2 reviews)
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Vico della Scienza 6R, 16123, Genoa, Italy
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

We had an interesting lunch -- once we found this restaurant which is up a dark little alleyway. (This is a repeated theme when trying to find the "gem restaurants " in Genoa) The menu is very limited and wine, but no beer. The wine...More

1  Thank AKW5457
Reviewed 3 September 2017

A place with loads of character! Had a wonderful lunch experience at di Colombo, thanks to the great food and wine, the warm and friendly hosts, and the cozy and charming atmosphere.

Thank AlexGraJulia
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Tucked down a side street, this small restaurant offers good local food. Prices reasonable. No English menu but staff wiling to translate.

Thank M E
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The restaurant is located in side street in old city center of Genoa. The street when it is located and exterior of the restaurant do not look nice, we thought that would be disappointed with the choice. But it was not right feeling. The restaurant...More

2  Thank Lily_L123
Reviewed 5 January 2017

My wife and I booked for New Years Eve after seeing the reviews on tripadvisor. It was a fantastic decision! From starters to deserts food was of the highest quality, fresh and beautifully put together combinations. We were recommended a local, value for money, but...More

2  Thank PaulRenny
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Lovely atmosphere with relaxing music in the background led to a very intimate feeling. The owner translated the menu to English for us. The food was really well made and fresh and was absolutely delicious and was paired with a lovely wine. Prices were very...More

1  Thank Shezan A
Reviewed 22 December 2016

This Taverna has received great reviews but as a family we found a recent visit rather disappointing. On the positive side the location in the old town is quaint and the host is very friendly and helpful. However the choice of food is limited and...More

Thank NottinghamJourneyman
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Went tonite to this cozy place which had a very hospitable owner Fausto and an excellent chef .The food was delicious and finger licking . Loved all the dishes we ordered . The millifoglie di panissa,orecchiette con zucca & palamita nostrana really stole the show...More

2  Thank asn82
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Great relaxed atmosphere and very friendly service. We went on the day Leonard Cohen died, and they played his music in tribute.

Thank Emilie5373927
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Stumbled upon the restaurant by chance and glad we did! A cosy genuine restaurant tucked away down an alley. Food was delicious and fresh. Had the ravioli, rabbit, minestrone and panna cotta. All great with the minestrone being the standout. Reasonably priced. Owner was super...More

Thank Michael T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 43
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vico della Scienza 6R, 16123, Genoa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa
  • Phone Number: +39 348 348 4601
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