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La Taverna

Via Molinelli 39, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
+39 0187 829111
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (33 reviews)
“fish” (16 reviews)
“tuna tartare” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Via Molinelli 39, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
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1 - 10 of 195 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything in the place - from the bread to the Spaghetti Carbonara, is simply divine. The wait staff - amongst the warmest and friendliest anywhere - are pleasant and eager to please no matter how busy this popular, but moderately priced spot, gets. HINT: Get...More

Thank Joe A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed this restaurant for dinner. Some dishes were better than others but overall had a nice dining experience. The muscles were fantastic, the pasta in tomato sauce was just okay.

Thank sillychitterchatter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled on this restaurant to get away from the waterfront and discovered it was very welcoming. The servers were quite busy but were pleasant and helpful. We did not have a reservation but were seated instantly. Within minutes the place was full and rocking...More

Thank XCaliforniaGirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are staying in Levanto and hiked over. I usually avoid restaurants that post a “tourist menu” but it seems like most in Monterosso did so didn’t have much of a choice. Food WAS good but service was indifferent, I get that tourists can be...More

Thank Dressagegirl73
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We were on our way back from a sunset cruise and chose this spot since it was across the street from our hotel. Maybe we were unlucky with carry out or maybe it was just not good pizza :( We love pizza and this was...More

Thank Krystina D
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

We took a chance on this restaurant based on good reviews. No see view or old town atmosphere. However, what a find! We had a great meal. The weather was not the best so we didn’t want a long walk and it was fairly close...More

Thank Lesley T
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

The most amazing authentic food I have had in Italy, the staff are very attentive and the atmosphere is relaxing. Will definitely be eating here again during our stay..

1  Thank allira123
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We walked up from the beach and stumbled on this place. Our group ordered a selection of items and were all very happy with our meal. The tuna tartare and shrimp pasta were two of my personal favourites.

Thank moosetreats
Reviewed 22 September 2018

We knew if we walked away from the beach the prices would be better. Great food. I had pasta with shrimp and tomatoes. My daughter had pork, grilled eggplant and grilled vegetables. Everything was excellent with reasonable prices. Very clean, great service. I did pay...More

1  Thank travelingteacher51
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Dropby for lunch at La Teverna. Ordered the seafood risotto and the stuffed anchovies. This place should be on the michelin guide and not the one in Riomaggiore. The risotto was delicious and the stuffed anchovies was fresh and the filling compimented the fine flesh...More

2  Thank PNGK
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Molinelli 39, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Cinque Terre  >  Monterosso al Mare
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 829111
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