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Ristorante La Darsena

Via Antonio Gramsci 6/D | Localita Testata Mosconi, 16038, Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
+39 0185 293612
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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“mussels” (6 reviews)
“potatoes” (6 reviews)
“seafood” (6 reviews)
Opens in 9 min
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Antonio Gramsci 6/D | Localita Testata Mosconi, 16038, Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I went there with my brother. I had booked a table and we were seated by the window with a great view. The degustation menu was good as always and the service was attentive at the beginning. It got a little bit slower as the...More

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 8 May 2018

We had mussels, octopus with potatoes and some of the best seafood risotto we've had in Italy. Yes, clumsy service. But I can't see how anyone can knock the food! It was amazing. Fresh fish, amazing flavors and well prepared. Went to culinary school so...More

Thank srossini1414
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed this restaurant & its great sea front view. We ate a large plate of very fresh zucchini & prawn pasta. House wine was pleasant. Lucio was very helpful & the cost was fair. All up would definitely recommend & will be back.

Thank bounvigagio
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Location : centre of the walking area which is nice on a summer evening Food : nothing to get excited about but adequate for dinner after a day of touring Prices : expensive for what is was - aimed at tourists I would think Service...More

Thank Mel K
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This restaurant has a great location, and one of the four of us, at least, enjoyed his meal. When we got there it was early for dinner according to Italian standards, and there were only a couple of other tables filled. My friend and I...More

1  Thank JMS28409
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

La Darsena has so much going for it. Great location, beautiful sea views. We were welcomed with a face you could break sticks on and were the second table to be seated. Were we interrupting them? We waited 40 minutes for our first dish while...More

1  Thank Roddies04
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel, and it didn't disappoint The place was full, but they squeezed us into a small table We decided to go for the degustation menu (recommended) The plates kept coming 6 appetizers, each one better than the one before...More

Thank Wess86
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We had Easter dinner at La Darsena which is housed in the hotel if the same name... On a corner of the bay of Santa Margherita with a very advantageous view of the entire town .. The food was delicious ..with large portions .. Great...More

1  Thank Sofoli
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We ate here as a group of 11 Americans and 1 local. The location was amazing and we all found the food to be good but not great. The service was very slow and the first time they brought out our lasagnas, 3 of the...More

Thank Butch J
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Place was suggested to me by a colleague and I can honestly say, even if to reach it I had to move from Genova by almost one hour of train...it was completely worth the effort. We chose the two options of fixed Menu and was...More

Thank Giuseppe211284
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Antonio Gramsci 6/D | Localita Testata Mosconi, 16038, Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Santa Margherita Ligure
  • Phone Number: +39 0185 293612
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