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Papei da Turta

Via Alessandro Volta 32, 17021 Alassio, Italy
+39 328 303 5277
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
12 Jul 2017
“Interesting restaurant with innovative kitchen and nice quiet ambiance”
12 Sep 2016
“Destination Restaurant”
Closed Now
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Via Alessandro Volta 32, 17021 Alassio, Italy
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

We visited this restaurant for the first time and were positively surprised. The food was innovative without exaggeration. The place is quite small, so reservation is recommended. The winelist is moderate with many affordably really nice wines. I would recommend this restaurant for grown up...More

Thank Karin E
Reviewed 12 September 2016

With all my reviews of Papei da Turta, you might think I have a stake in it. Not at all. I just admire someone who has genuine talent and continues to evolve. Plenty of people can read music; but few can play the notes in...More

Thank ulysses4
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Traditional Ligurian food is often excellent, incorporating healthy and premium local ingredients. But it can also be a bit repetitive and boring. Whether a local restaurant typically caters to tourists or locals, the menus and preparations tend to become locked into an inflexible routine. The...More

Thank ulysses4
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Anywhere in Liguria, you are not far from some fresh and simply prepared seafood of high quality. But you can count the number of truly original and passionately creative restaurants on perhaps two hands. I have written several reviews of this restaurant, and each time...More

Thank ulysses4
Reviewed 25 November 2014

We have been there with another couple. It was late but the service was very good. Very nice food (the cook arrived 2nd in hell's kintchen Italy) and particular. Therefor a bit expensive as well.Place to visit again to try other dishes.

Thank Abiale
Reviewed 1 October 2014

The same fine chef and same fine waiter, but the restaurant has been transformed since we were last here. Gone is the old mariner tavern atmosphere replaced with a very modern decor that works quite well: cozy or cramped depending on your need for personal...More

Thank ulysses4
Reviewed 19 June 2013

We decided to try this restaurant as it is in Alassio center and it is number 3 on TripAdvisor. They only have 2 tables outside, one was free we took it. We both ordered an Antipasti and Pasta. My antipasti arrived followed by my wife's...More

2  Thank Nathalie H
Reviewed 2 February 2013

Over the years, we have tried most every restaurant in Alassio. Now that we have been here twice, Papei da Turta will be on our regular list. In a town that necessarily caters to a lot of tourists, it is good to know a place...More

Thank ulysses4
Reviewed 24 January 2013

One has to be favorably disposed to a little informal place named after a poem by a local poet in the Ligurian dialect. We are glad we tried this attractive and atmospheric trattoria in an ancient building on a Vico meandering off the caruggi in...More

Thank ulysses4
Reviewed 27 September 2012 via mobile

This restaurant was every bit as good as advertised. We tried some different foods and everything was delicious, including dessert and salad (latter was not on the menu but was made just for us). Service and value were great!

Thank saccuch
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
19:30 - 22:30
19:30 - 22:30
19:30 - 22:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Alessandro Volta 32, 17021 Alassio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Alassio
  • Phone Number: +39 328 303 5277
Newly renovated room with an open kitchen to offer a menu of territory, combining tradition and creativity.
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