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Glo Glo Bistrot

Piazza Lavagna 19, 16123, Genoa, Italy
+39 342 574 8457
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
21 Nov 2016
“Live music”
8 Apr 2017
“Nice location, bad food”
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Italian, Mediterranean
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Piazza Lavagna 19, 16123, Genoa, Italy
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

The place is nice and cozy.... the nice part ends there.... There were 6 of us and we all ordered different things and none of us liked it... We had fish, pasta, ravioli.... And it was all bad...

Thank Manosij2014
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Fun square to go to in the evening for an aperitif. The first prosecco was a bit flat but they replaced this and the square has 5 or 6 little businesses, they provided great free snacks with a drink. There are plenty of locals and...More

Thank roaming13
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Eating in the summer outside in the shadow a quick tasty lunch is always a pleasure. The restaurant has plenty of good dishes served quickly and the atmosphere of eating on this square "Piazza Lavagna" is always wonderful. It is also the right place to...More

Thank Markus W
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Unexpensive, honest and tasty food on a lovely piazza in the old Genoa. The riso alla venere was very good, and the service was extremely friendly. It felt like home. Perfect lunch break!

Thank Andría P
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

There wasn't much choice on the menu but that just proved how much they specialised. We all had the vegetable pies, which turn out to be a Genovese classic and absolutely delicious. The tomatoes in the side salad were also wonderfully sweet. Service was very...More

1  Thank EllieC28
Reviewed 17 June 2015

Located on a delightful little piazza in the historic center, this restaurant serves up an easy and cheap lunch. There are many different choices, from pasta to meat to salad. Everything seems house-made; it's not overly fancy (thank god!), just good, basic home cooking with...More

Thank NovaNYC
Reviewed 3 April 2012

Great and friendly service! Excellent and authentic Genoese cuisine! Relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. We have been several times during our holiday in Genoa and tasted delicious dishes such as Buriddas, Stockfish, Arrosto di Culatello, Carasau bread with Pesto lasagne and, last but not least, Rabbit...More

2  Thank eldag
Reviewed 19 October 2011

We have family in Genova and know it very well. We are also "foodies" and like trying new places and old favourites at the same time. Well, this was a discovery: the food is simple yet innovative, the price is very good and the service...More

3  Thank paolao
Reviewed 18 December 2008

Small friendly and relaxed bistro of no more than ten tables, tucked away in the backstreets of Genova. Handwritten daily menu of specials, not too long, but who needs 100's of choices when the food is this good. Very reasonably priced traditional Italian fare, beer...More

3  Thank up_for_a_bit_with
Reviewed 22 March 2017
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  • Value
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Average prices
US$6 - US$22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Lavagna 19, 16123, Genoa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa>  > Sottoripa
  • Neighbourhood: Sottoripa
  • Phone Number: +39 342 574 8457
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