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Ristorante Il Gambero Rosso

Piazza Guglielmo Marconi n. 7, 19018 Vernazza, Italy
+39 0187 812265
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“gambero rosso” (48 reviews)
“seafood” (84 reviews)
“mussels” (48 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Piazza Guglielmo Marconi n. 7, 19018 Vernazza, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great pesto. Great seafood. Great people watching. Waiter was great, ran after me to return my bag I accidentally left behind. Oh yeah nice house wine as well.

Thank John U
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ordered escalope with lemon. It was BEEF with lemon 🤮 Just dreadful! I am not good with shellfish, so thought I was opting for the safe dish. Wrong! on every level 😶

Thank 540TraceyB
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had order seafood spaghetti which look very good. Even the taste is not the best seafood spaghetti I had in Cinque Terre but its really not bad. Its just located next to small beach, good thing is you have good view, bad things is...More

Thank Jofansean
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best meals in Cinque Terre was our lunch at Gambero Rosso. The pasta dishes were spectacular, particularly the shrimp salad and the stuffed mussels. Amazing! The views of Vernazza harbor are lovely and the service was perfect. A wonderful meal and relaxing...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This busy restaurant is located on the harbour at Vernazza. It had a nice outdoor terrace and a beautiful cavern-like room inside. The rear wall was built into the mountain and there was a natural-looking drain in the rock that fed a small indoor fountain...More

1  Thank TassieTravellers99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fine dining on the piazza in Vernazza. Food is very good, although we preferred the Trofie al pesto at il Baretto. We have two vegetarians and a non-dairy eater in the family and there was something for everyone on the menu. Get the house wine...More

Thank travelingmom99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a fun and wonderful meal with friends here recently. Amazing location, fabulous people watching. Great seafood menu. Everything we tried was excellent, but the standouts were the mussel dishes, especially the stuffed mussels. We also liked the warm shrimp salad and the fresh pasta...More

Thank yecats59
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a table for Saturday night in July and it was very busy - packed for two sittings. We had wonderful fresh well cooked and presented seafood with Cinque Terre wine - really excellent. The staff were pressed but friendly and we so enjoyed...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I just finished dinner about ten minutes ago. Pretty sure they served some lobsters from last week? The texture of the octopus is just terrible. Such a disgrace for Italian food. Especially being next to the sea. The service was absolute rubbish too. Not even...More

1  Thank U0UK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great full of the town of Vernazza, the food was good, please book in advance - the day before or more if in peak season.

Thank kolbach
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$29 - US$53
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Guglielmo Marconi n. 7, 19018 Vernazza, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Cinque Terre  >  Vernazza
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 812265
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