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Le Bocche

Calata Doria, 102, 19025, Porto Venere, Italy
+39 0187 790622
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (13 reviews)
“pastry” (2 reviews)
“sea bass” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
€€ - €€€
Calata Doria, 102, 19025, Porto Venere, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting Menu. I had the baked fish which was very fresh. The potatoes on the side were my favorite part of the meal. The appetizers were good as well.

Thank 218tealg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant has a superb setting and historic features. But the food disappointed and I ate little. No alternative was offered. My simple seafood starter was an overworked combination of a few heavy items, eg an enormous mussle with awful stuffing, an average pastry horn...More

Thank Barbara A
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Le Bocche is right by the sea, so you can eat a wonderful meal with a great view. Wine and food were good... but if you don't like seafood (me), there is not much else to choose from on the menu. Nice lunch spot!

Thank LadyDarcy
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This restaurant has a stunning location and is quite modern and trendy inside. Most of the restaurants in Portovenere that we visited in the week we stayed had the same local menu of fish and seafood dishes. We liked the pasta with funghi porcini and...More

Thank c b
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We had the best fritto mista here! We had not reserved but were given a friendly welcome and the pasta was wonderful too.

Thank Penny G
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

What a total delight to find Le Bocche at the end of the waterside walkway right below the ancient church. Fantastic location right by the water - fabulously fresh fish, chilled rose wine, creamy affogato - was a great escape for lunch whilst being cooled...More

Thank CoventGarden1
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We were slightly put off by some of the reviews but we're regular boating visitors and thought we should try it out. Undoubtedly the best location here, right on the channel into the port and village but the food was excellent as was the service....More

Thank Welm
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We were seated upstairs and someone told me the menu may differ from downstairs so what I write should be taken cautiously as things could ben better downstairs. We were also guests of the gran hotel and got referred there from the hotel (which has...More

Thank SilviaBerny
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Hidden cover charge of 3€ a person just for eating here. Prices are quite high (14-20€ for very small portions) and taste quite standard. The view is nice but there are benches right outside so it's nothing uniquely available. Would not recommend because of price...More

Thank coralk37
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

romantic place, awsome seaview, delicious food, friendly staff... good for family and/or couples dinners. we will come back

Thank Alina R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calata Doria, 102, 19025, Porto Venere, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Porto Venere
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 790622
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