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La Tour Genoise

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Chemin de la Tour | La marine, 20150 Porto, Ota, Corsica, France
+33 4 95 26 17 11
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Antwerp, Belgium
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

A very nice situated restaurant at the port of Porto; Good food at a very interesting price, excellent service !

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Thank diane j
Hekelingen, The Netherlands
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We had a very pleasant diner the first time and decided to go back for another meal without regret! The fish soup was delicious and so was the main corse, feuillitė de dorade. The waitress Sabine was very chearfull and enthousiastic. We had a great time!!! A pity that we are leaving tomorrow.

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Rickmansworth, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Went there after a day on the boat. Very friendly staff. We asked to be moved as someone near us was smoking and they were very accommodating Can highly recommend

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Thank Annette1994
Moscow, Russia
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157 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Obviously, the lunch in this restaurant is included in the package for bus day-trips, as there was a large and very noisy group of tourists on the terrace. We managed to find place on the other side, which was also crowded. The place looked really popular. The service was not particularly enthusiastic or friendly. I had an impression, that for... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

We were a little apprehensive about the restaurant reviews in Porto, many go back to 2015, and seemed to have a theme of "hit and miss" in Porto restaurants. We spent some time as we walked the streets carefully looking options. Liked the look of this restaurant, and decided to give it a try. We were delighted with our meal,... More 

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Francesca-marie_2a, Propriétaire at La Tour Genoise, responded to this review

Hello, thank you very much for this comment! we are happy to have met you. cordially More 

Warnbro, Australia
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58 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

My wife and I had lunch at this restuarant yesterday. We had fish after talking to a couple sitting at the table next to us. The woman had just finished her fish and spoke English well enough to convince us the fish was good. Thanks to her we also enjoyed ours.

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Thank Al H
Francesca-marie_2a, Propriétaire at La Tour Genoise, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for your nice comment Cordially More 

Shanghai, China
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015

After looking at the menus of almost all of the restaurants in the area, we finally settled on this one. It's right on the main walk through the village, near the citadel. We were seated right away and the service was great. We took the brocciu cannelloni and the souris d'agneau, with tiramisu for dessert. A great meal!

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Thank Rebecca M
Francesca-marie_2a, Propriétaire at La Tour Genoise, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you enormously for your comment. Our team is delighted to have met you . Regards. More 

Geneva, Switzerland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2015

We have dine in this pleasant, well situated restaurant on a few occasion. Every time greatly surprised by very tasty, fresh produce, nicely presented food! Excellent service, friendly atmosphere and good value for money.Highly reccommended establishment.

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Thank Filou55
Francesca-marie_2a, Propriétaire at La Tour Genoise, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for your nice comment ! Best regards More 

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389 reviews
265 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2014

Restaurant located close to Porto's Tour Genoise. Tables in the terrace outside. Tourist trap. Decent food quality but too expensive. Friendly service.

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Fremont, CA
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100 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2013

Very popular restaurant. We arrived at about 9PM and it was still hard to get a table, but once seated it was all worth it. Seafood is a specialty however there were many other choices as well (including vegetarian).

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$22 - US$31
Cuisine
French, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chemin de la Tour | La marine, 20150 Porto, Ota, Corsica, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Corsica  >  Corse-du-Sud  >  Ota  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +33 4 95 26 17 11

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