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Il Ciliegio

Localita Beo 2, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
+39 0187 817829
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
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“lemon cake” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (17 reviews)
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Localita Beo 2, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Such an amazing location. The grounds and restaurant itself was beautiful! That being said, we were so disappointed. We were there on a Saturday night and there were a handful of customers which was quite odd? We sat at a lovely table. Waiter never lit...More

1  Thank ctebkennedy10
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We were collected from Monterosso by this Restaurant's own taxi and taken up to their location high above Monterosso with fabulous views. The food was superb with a lovely choice which changes daily depending on local availability. The service was excellent and we were made...More

Thank WhiteBassetGriffon
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We ate at this restaurant based on a recommendation from the staff at our hotel. (Hotel La Colonnina). This trip included 4 couples and we stayed in 3 different areas in Italy which included Cinque Terre, Arezzo and Rome. This was my FAVORITE restaurant on...More

Thank kltutt
Reviewed 23 June 2017

The owner of our hotel recommended this restaurant and made a reservation for us. The driver of the restaurant has to pick you up at the top of the walking path in monterosso and drive you all the way up the mountain to this gem...More

Thank Alp1234567
Reviewed 17 June 2017

This out of the way oasis in the hills just above Monterosso, was a calm relief from the constant hum and noise of the village below. We were picked up by a car from the restaurant arranged by our hotel, but you can just call...More

Thank Lindalou2u2
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent atmosphere beautiful views and delicious food what more can I say. It does require a little effort to get here but well worth it call the restaurant for pick up from Monterosso town centres or take a taxi.

Thank Ron v
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

The journey up to the top of the mountain was just beautiful and the cooking experience with Chef Fabio and Andrea was unforgettable. It was relaxed and non stop tasting and eating and fantastic wine from the Cinque Terre region. Home made pesto, stuffed anchovies,...More

Thank Sanibel-wanderer
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We have been in this restaurants couple times. Amazing place, BUT long waiting time, very poor service and no possibility (as unfortunately often happens) to split the bill up and pay with different credit cards. I would suggest to avoid the place and to look...More

2  Thank Michele C
Reviewed 2 October 2016

The view was spectacular. You are high up in the mountains with a beautiful view of the Mediterranean and the buildings far below. I would suggest having lunch on the patio at this location so that you can take in the views. We had dinner...More

1  Thank Gaston_and_Pamela
Reviewed 30 September 2016

This place was recommended by a local. The restaurant sent a van into the village to drive us way up the hill to the restaurant. The drive itself was interesting with different perspectives on the countryside. The sun was setting as we arrived but the...More

Thank Terry L
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The cooking school Web address is on the world wide Web at cinqueterrecookingschool then a full stop and a com. Hope that helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$49
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Localita Beo 2, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Cinque Terre  >  Monterosso al Mare
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 817829
  • E-mail
Cooking Class is now open ! For reservation about restaurant and Cooking Class please call us ! We are open from April 1st to November 4th.
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