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Address: Vicolo Caprettari 14, 16100, Genoa, Italy
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+39 010 256791

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A craft

I foregone shaving for days. In anticipation of experiencing this fellow's work. Let me say he is a master at what he does. I felt care and time taken on me. Committed to... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2016
Jamie C
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

I foregone shaving for days. In anticipation of experiencing this fellow's work. Let me say he is a master at what he does. I felt care and time taken on me. Committed to attention to detail and no cutting corners, it was really an experience from an era of long ago. Skilled with the razor he made my face smooth... More 

2 Thank Jamie C
Copenhagen, Denmark
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2015

Found this little cool barber shop, after wandering the narrow streets of Genova. It was quite a wait to get in the chair, but the shave was surely great and worth the wait and done with good handcraft from a barber who knows his metier.

1 Thank Ulrik J
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Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

This barbershop is hidden in the narrow Genova street but once you find it you'll be very satisfied. It is very small but very beautiful. Definetely a place to stop by.

1 Thank krookedmike
Newcastle Staffs England
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2012

I picked up on this place through the National Trust website and their reciprocal agreements with their equivalent (FIA, I think) in Italy As a big fan of Art Deco this was stunningly good - just a tiny barbers shop in the backstreets of Genoa's old city. It appeared closed but we knocked and the gentleman inside was more than... More 

4 Thank PaulineT

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