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La Grotta Azzurra

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Via Fratelli Cairoli 56, 17019, Varazze, Italy
+39 019 95369
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Lugano, Switzerland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015

Good pizza, Great location and friendly staff, I was here in August with my small familly and had a great dinner.

Thank mennovan
Bologna, Italy
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87 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2015

It is a nice and friendly restaurant where to taste a bit of Neapolitan cuisine. The food was nice and the costs are ok. You can taste some flavours from Napoli as well as the tasty desserts they have. The main dish, with mussels and fish I had was really nice!

Thank Gennaro P
Colchester, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2014

Looks unassuming-but don't let this put you off. Food was wonderful and well-priced too. Service good, a great place to eat. I recommend the mussels and salmon pasta.

Thank crazyfish17
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2013

Amazing food in this little restaurant. Even restaurant dosen't look too glassy from outside food is premium. We had veal and filet best food we got from varazze.

Thank Rantamies
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2012

Very good and fresh seafood pasta and raviolli! Located 100m from sea shore on small street Works during siesta, good personnel and italian spirit.

Thank lambent76
Viareggio, Italy
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2012 via mobile

My wife and I came here our first night after a long flight. Both very tired we didn't want to browse all of the menu's until we found the place we wanted. We wanted to find the closest place to our hotel with the best reviews. This small place was great. Very friendly service, great fish carpaccio and I had... More 

Thank Rundquist
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2012

Grotta Azzurra is nice little restaurant with great local food. We tried pasta, pizza and fresh fish. All was very good. We can especially recommend the Misto Mare, the fresh fish a la ligure and the sparkling house wine. The pizza is top class, too. Prices are very moderate. We will be back.

Thank Enno01
Glenview, Illinois
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2011

The pizza Capriciosa was great. We ordered Taglietelle with Lobster, great and the Taglietelle Funghi, simple yet delicious. Very small but the service was very good. Better to reserve (prenotare) in advance

Thank Rumbero66

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Pizza
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Fratelli Cairoli 56, 17019, Varazze, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Varazze
  • Phone Number: +39 019 95369

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