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Chez Braccioforte

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Cala Gian Battista Cuneo 33, 18100, Imperia, Italy
+39 0183 294752
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Monday
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
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Antibes, France
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Setting is adjacent to an industrial port. Service was poor, brought several incorrect orders. Food was well prepared but over priced. Won't be back.

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Cervo, Italia
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564 reviews
264 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 232 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Braccioforte is a piece of Imperia history. Founded over 100 years ago and run by successive generations of the same family, it is a byword for the freshest catch in town, having the fish auction hall next door. Super polite, almost deferential, welcome and service, plush inside and an outside with gorgeous views over the moored dream yachts and the... More 

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Narbonne, France
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2015

Here You get fresh stuff. Nice and expert service. Food is therefor the best. The restaurang is nicely situated in the harbour

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Thank Anders N
Los Angeles
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96 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2015

It has been a few months since that trip, yet all of us remember this restaurant as one of the best places we ate! On that day, we were driving from Cervo to San Remo and hit the traffic. Decided to stop for lunch and looked at TA for ideas. Followed the map and found this great place. What a... More 

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Buckingham
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62 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2015

This was the second visit for my wife and I and again the food was out of this world. The Metre Dee is very knowledgeable and his recommendations are always good. We had the seafood "La grigliata mista" which was cooked to perfection and contained Prawns, 2 kinds of fresh fish, scallops, langoustines, squid, etc. Absolutely delicious. Friendly service right... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

Menue not existent. Waiter/Owner explaining dishes... You are committed to the words. However, quality and taste good but not matching the high quality ambiente. Price to high with 60€ per Person (fish/meat) inclusive 1 bottle of white wine.

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Thank Elarom T
Westfield, Massachusetts
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782 reviews
675 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 435 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2014

There is plenty of competition along the waterfront in Oneglia now, but this fifth generation restaurant proudly claiming heritage back to 1892 is holding its own. Some reviewers are put off by a menu recited by the owner. They fail to point out that he does so effortlessly in English, French and Italian and is rightly pleased with the high... More 

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Genoa, Italy
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2011

We were quite surprised when the waiter (who we then learnt was the owner) approached our table asking us what we wished to eat without showing us a menu. Instead he recited the dishes (far too fast and making us dizzy) urging us to decide. Food was good and wine acceptable - in a nice elegant setting - but the... More 

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jørlunde, Denmark
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2011

We had a delicious dinner at Chez Braccioforte just in front of the fisherboats at the harbour in Oneglia. The fishmeny we had were so nice prepared and tasted very good. A very nice experience.

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Asuncion, Paraguay
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829 reviews
614 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,422 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2010

Typical of the region, excellent seafood, light very fresh fish caught in the ligurian sea, and very savoury. Consistently impeccably cooked. The restaurant is not so nice, a bit heavy and the service is just OK, unless you know the owner.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cala Gian Battista Cuneo 33, 18100, Imperia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Imperia
  • Phone Number: +39 0183 294752

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