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Pass. Oberdan, 1, 18039 Ventimiglia, Italy
+39 0184 357540
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Staines, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Okay, short and sweet review. Lovely location, good prices for Italy, and staff were friendly. Beautiful day for it! However, I lost count of the amount 'salesmen' (the ones that seem to be all over Italy these days, okay, I'm gonna say it, the hoardes of African / Indian men that seem to be on every street corner there) the... More 

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Nice, France
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34 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Weekend in January so not many places open. Stumbled across La Giara in a prime spot on the corner close to the market area & park by the coast. Ordered mushroom tagliatelle and vegetarian pizza - the pasta was good quality and fresh but portion very small, certainly not enough for one person (expensive at €15!) and the pizza was... More 

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Worthing
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45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We ate here on a day trip to the town and it looked very nice. The tables are clean but the service was poor. We had a long wait for our food and had to ask three times for a glass of tap water. My wife had prawns and vegetables in tempura batter. They looked impressive but the batter was... More 

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49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We were in town for the Friday Market and found this restaurant right on the main street where the market is. The menu was in Italian and French and the staff spoke very little English but we were able to work it out as most English-speaking people know about Italian food names and what they are. They had good size... More 

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Karlstad, Sweden
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32 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Food - The pizza was very very good Environment - Nice open and fiender Service - The waitress was caring but it took a while tog get the Food, but it was worth it. Price - good

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Thank LarsoBirgitta
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40 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed a good meal, good wine and good service. The menu covers most tastes. It is not too expensive what else could you want?

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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172 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2015

On a day visit to Ventimiglia, walking the front in the sunshine stopping to look at the different restaurant menu's as you do when passing by, a member of staff came out of this restaurant, the lure' you in lady explaining how good the different dishes were, we normally say thank you and walk on making up our own minds... More 

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Liguria, Italy
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169 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2015

The service was slow and the food mediocre, the position of the café is central but parking is a nightmare.

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SUSSEX ENLAND U.K.
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69 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

I visited on a Saturday lunchtime. This is one of the best budget Italian restaurants I have visited in Ventimigula . I had a Neapolitan Pizza and a half litre of wine. The service was immediate and very welcoming with a great sense of Italian humour! The price was significantly lower than on the French side of the border. The... More 

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52 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2014 via mobile

Classic Italian restaurant where the food is good- particularly the Pizza. It is authentic and am surprised by the person who said it was bland. We have eaten here four times and never found it bland.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pass. Oberdan, 1, 18039 Ventimiglia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Ventimiglia
  • Phone Number: +39 0184 357540

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