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U Cantu

) #12 of 13 Restaurants in Riva Trigoso €€ - €€€ Italian, Pizza, Seafood
Via Benedetto Brin, 171, 16039 Riva Trigoso, Sestri Levante, Italy
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
27 Oct 2016
12 Jul 2016
“Tradizione marinara ligure”
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood
€€ - €€€
Via Benedetto Brin, 171, 16039 Riva Trigoso, Sestri Levante, Italy
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

This restaurant was recommended by our host and what a delight. Our server was very helpful and we had tradional Liguria dishes and delightful pizzas. Our first time of Trenette and loved it.

Thank iMelanie
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

As you know I like good, traditional or innovative cuisine where good raw ingredients are prepared according to old or new fashion and recipes. U Cantu is one of this small hidden places. Tradition rules here. I enjoyed one of the best Spaghetti alle vongole...More

Thank Giuseppe D
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Nice small typical restaurant by the sea located on the waterfront of Riva Trigoso (quarter os Sestri Levante). Good food (we had fish) and service at reasonable prices. Suggested.

Thank Andrea G
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

We eat at this restaurant every year however this year there has been a change of general attitude. There is a sense of arrogance amongst staff which is surprising considering on the current economic climate restaurants should be more hospitable towards clients.

Thank medicsLondon
Reviewed 29 July 2012

We are regular visitors to Riva Trigoso, which is a small fishing village 5 km south of Sestri Levante, and have had many meals in this little gem of restaurant. The food is excellent with a fresh seafood buffet for starter and fresh fish and...More

Thank medicsLondon
Reviewed 21 April 2012

I stumbled upon this lovely restaurant while on a trip with friends. Placed at one end of this small fishing village, the landscape is breathtaking and the atmosphere relaxed. It is possible to eat in the main building (1 large room of a typical Ligurian...More

Thank Tony S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$70
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
18:30 - 00:30
12:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 00:30
18:30 - 00:30
18:30 - 00:30
18:30 - 00:30
18:30 - 00:30
18:30 - 00:30
12:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Benedetto Brin, 171, 16039 Riva Trigoso, Sestri Levante, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Sestri Levante  >  Riva Trigoso
  • Phone Number: 3292713383
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