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Caffe del Porto

Via Tommaso Bottaro 32, Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
+39 0185 287044
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good45%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (7 reviews)
“mussels” (5 reviews)
“pesce” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
$$ - $$$
Via Tommaso Bottaro 32, Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

Found the reference in a local magazine and we opted to try it on our first night in SM. We were seated in the bar section which was great as it was less formal with a nice view outside through the front windows. Always a...More

Thank Louis B
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We were in Santa Margherita in a very busy evening and ended up finding a table in this restaurant even if it was not in the highest rated ones. It was however a pleasant surprise, with very good starter "Acciughe al limone" and very good...More

Thank tomdark2015
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We had a nice meal outside near the Marina on quiet Tuesday Sunset. We were seated right away and started with 1 L of the house wine which was very good. The highlight of both of our meals was the Orata. It was cooked perfectly...More

1  Thank Stephanie P
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Friendly staff, nice environment and great meal!! Don't overlook the minestrone! It was all very delicious.

Thank Skye21
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Very nice bistro. Real Italian food and atmospere. Friendly and efficient service. Simple but very very good food. And on top of all very friendly prices. This bistro has it all !

Thank bart g
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We wanted to drive toward Portofino to see more of the Ligurian coast and landed in Santa Margherita Ligure. We walked along the waterfront looking for a place to eat. I saw the Muscoli Alla Marinara (8E) with garlic and white wine on the menu...More

Thank NVJudie
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

This is one of the very few restaurants in Santa Margherita that are open for breakfast and offer a good variety of items. Fresh baked breads, pastries, quiches and made to order sandwiches. Everything we ordered was terrific and tasty. The service was very attentive...More

Thank Omar R
Reviewed 19 September 2016

It is right on the street near the harbor. The cafe latte is absolutely amazing. You must try it. Is the best place to drink your morning coffee.

Thank Teodora V
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We had an aperitif 1st and then decided to stay for dinner. Staff seemed to be a happy bunch with each other which convinced me to stay. Food was above average whilst waiter and waitresses we very obliging. Good location and worth a night out...More

Thank paolo s
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Always go here when in Santa Margherita. Lovely service from Maria who provides an exceptional choice. Help yourself and you pay her at the end.

Thank PSB1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Tommaso Bottaro 32, Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Santa Margherita Ligure
  • Phone Number: +39 0185 287044
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