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Via Venti Settembre 20, 16121, Genoa, Italy
+39 010 897 0079
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“fish” (18 reviews)
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00:00 - 23:59All hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Via Venti Settembre 20, 16121, Genoa, Italy
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1 - 10 of 162 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Zeffirino recommeded to use by marina office. We had a very good experience with the staff meeting one of the owners. I had the famous Pesto eaten by one of the recent Popes and also by Frank Sinatra (I was informed). The service food and...More

Thank Seonaid K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were referred to Zeffirino for lunch by our hotel and warmly greeted by the maitre de who took our order. The food while enjoyable proved to be expensive however the surprise came later when we received the bill which revealed we were charged Euro...More

Thank Mcarlei
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Music was shocking..toilets were stinking and pretty sure the waiter touched my leg on purpose ..but damn that pesto is da bomb ya'all

Thank rich b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by the hotel we were staying as the best restaurant in Genoa. The service and the atmosphere is very traditional. The chef and head waiter came to each table to greet, making sure that everyone is having good time. Famous pesto...More

Thank pubnosakana
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely, tucked away restaurant. Upon arrival you are greeted with a glas of Prosecco. Pricey but all worth it. Incredible salads, seafood, pasta and of course the "crema di basilica", the pesto with the 12 secret ingredients. Enjoy!

Thank Christian B
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

My husband booked this restaurant for our wedding anniversary based upon a lot of reviews that he had read. I must say the venue was excellent and we were made very welcome with a small glass of Proscecco and a appetiser. We were aware that...More

Thank ShirleyM245
Reviewed 26 August 2017

The food was delicious particularly the pasta with pesto which was the best I have ever tasted. Service was excellent from the friendly waiters who spoke excellent English and the chef who came out to speak to every table. If you want trendy presentation, then...More

Thank SuesPick
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We were in Genoa for a day. This place was recommended by the local staffer at the hospitality desk on the ship. What a surprise We had 4 different pesto pastas. All outstanding. The lasagna was great too. The restaurant is old world. Service was...More

Thank sham k
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Ordinary food, no specialities in fish. Only one waiter. He did his best, friendly guy, but to many tables for him. To parties came in, sat Down, looked at the menu and left. Bad signal. Not many locals, but many tourists. Old, ok interiour (seen...More

Thank einar e
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Worst in terms of quality out of the 10+ restaurants I've been through this vacation in Italy and price 50-200% higher. No aircondition so super warm in restaurant. Facilities need renovation. Risotto; under coocked and too salty. Mix of sea food; looked and tasted like...More

Thank Elin F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$138
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Venti Settembre 20, 16121, Genoa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa
  • Phone Number: +39 010 897 0079
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