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Corso Nazario Sauro 25, 18038, Sanremo, Italy
+39 0184 532986
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Boston, Massachusetts
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425 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Flipper on a recommendation from friends and we were not disappointed. The food was excellent and staff was great. When we're done they treated us to a limoncello. Overall a,great stop. Only criticism is there are a lot of people trying to sell you junk when outside sitting, like knock off hand bags and sunglasses. You just... More 

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Rowayton, Connecticut
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

What a lucky find in a very crowded area full of tourist traps. Staff were friendly and welcoming and the food was delicious. I asked for the mixed antipasto to start -it was great. The pasta dishes were delicious-definitely would return!

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Thank lc_blank
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Great seafood, ate spaghetti ai frutti di mare, was very good, can recommend (14e I think). My friends had lasagne and penne alla carbonara - both were OK but nothing special. Good tiramisu (if somewhat too heavy...) Housewine was good, service was good. Definitely recommend it if you want to have seafood! Pay in mind you might need to book... More 

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Thank Michal P
Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We loved Flipper so much we went back the next night too. Fresh seafood, amazing salads, homemade pasta, great family and staff.

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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch in Flipper restaurant in San Remo. We liked the penne pesto a lot. Mmmm. The pizza of the house was special, because the ingredients (ruccola, italian beef carpaccio and parmesan cheese) were not baked in the oven , but spread on the warm pizza bottom. Something we were not used to. Not bad at all, though the... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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243 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

This place seems to be the busiest spot in the area. It was quite a wait to get in, even given it was the end of September, and all the surrounding restaurants were relatively empty. I had the pasta carbonara... one of the best I have had. Hubby had a pizza, and as far as pizza in Italy goes, it... More 

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Konin, Poland
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74 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Just best food in town. Small restaurant, excelent food, excelent crew, can be crowded becouse its sooo good.

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Thank Lukasz77
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

On our way to St. Maxime we stoped for a 3 day visit in Sanremo specially to have a 3 evening diner at Flipper. We have visit Sanremo for the third time and have our diner all those three time at Flipper!! The family restaurant with the greatest service and although it's always busy, the family is always very friendly.... More 

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Felpham, null, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Wow. Walked past this lovely little restaurant and both thought it looked cool. So we decided to have a bite to eat. Ordered shrimp salad and it was superb. Great atmosphere and highly recommended

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Mainz, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

All said in the topic, it was good but too expensive. I had Spagetti with scampi, 25 Euro but just 2 big and 5 small Shrimps :(

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Nazario Sauro 25, 18038, Sanremo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Sanremo
  • Phone Number: +39 0184 532986

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?