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Ristorante Ippogrifo

#55 of 1,693 Restaurants in Genoa
Certificate of Excellence
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Foce
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Via Raffaele Gestro 9R, 16129, Genoa, Italy
+39 010 592764
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12:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:30
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Lucerne, Switzerland
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76 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

I use to cone here when in Genoa. Today I really enjoyed the local baby fishes called "Rossetti" and the sweet Baccalà Morro. Great lunch!

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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76 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is my favorite when I go to Genova to visit my old father. You can feel the privacy and attention to details. The dishes are exceptionally prepared and you can always find seasonal dishes outside of the menu. If you follow the recommendations of the professional waiters you will be delighted.

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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

First time in Genoa and invited here by a group of colleagues. We had a set menu and although not everything was to my personal taste, the meal was very good. The monk fish was the exception- it was tough, yes really, and tasteless. The pesto lasagna was excellent. The staff was extremely good and although the whole place was... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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77 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Formal, elegant , attentive service. Food is just excellent whatever you go for, from the focaccia to the fish passing through the pasta. It's one of the best in town. I keep going back and quality is always top.

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1 Thank Mariomonaco
London, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Elegant restaurant with very attentive staff. The pasta was delicious and the fish the best we've ever had. Would go back to Genoa just to eat here again. We were taken but this is expensive.

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1 Thank Pete's P
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2016

When I go to Genova I make sure I visit this restaurant at least once . I was introduced there by a friend of mine years ago . The food is excellent because it is very well taken care of , whatever you order . Rich selection of wines expensive and not and very attentive service

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Paris, France
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141 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Nice food overall but probably avoid the desert We had dinner at Ippogrifo a Tuesday evening during a stay in Genoa. We chose the restaurant by combining evaluations from TripAdvisor with the ranking in the Michelin Guide. Ippogrifo is in a different part of town than our hotel was (don’t really know which part – looked like an industrial/ harbor... More 

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Thank Michael H
London, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2015 via mobile

Lucky enough to be invited here again by generous family. Elegant surroundings, good wine, friendly attentive service and fish to die for - amuse bouche anchovies, crudo followed by al sale, with salad of prawns and ovuli. Light, fresh, beautifully seasoned. Perfection.

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Thank MarkN186338
Istanbul, Turkey
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2015

We have been there for many times; and each time we have enjoyed a lot. Their service quality is top and food is more than perfect. Wines are quite nice as and lasagne with petso must be definitely tried.

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Thank Tagmac86
Milan, Italy
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Not being very familiar with Genova, a splendid even if not often included city in a tourist's itinerary, I relied on a friend's advice for a luncheon that had to be not too casual. Ippogrifo is indeed an elegant restaurant, but when the final bill is quite steep elegance is a necessary requisite, certainly not a sufficient one. The three... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$76 - US$98
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Italian, Seafood, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Raffaele Gestro 9R, 16129, Genoa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa>  > Foce
  • Neighbourhood: Foce
  • Phone Number: +39 010 592764

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