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Pado

Via Giuseppe Garibaldi 18, 16038, Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
+39 0185 282321
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“risotto” (4 reviews)
“shrimp” (3 reviews)
“caprese” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Via Giuseppe Garibaldi 18, 16038, Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Good food and excellent service!!! Even had wide variety of Gluten Free food. Service was excellent ..... bit pricey but hard to get good service in Italy so worth the price!!

Thank Giovanni M
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We went here based on reviews and it did not disappoint. The location was great and our seating overlooked the sea. The services was ok and we felt rushed to order. We ordered a fixed price menu that included a delicious appetizer with 4 different...More

Thank Ronni C
vertighel, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Pado, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Dear Ronni, thank you very much for your review. We are sorry that you felt rushed to order. We will pay more attention in the future. Best Regards,

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing dinner at Pado. It was right on the water and very comfortable outside. We did the fixed menu. We were rushed throughout the dinner but that must be an Italian thing. I would recommend this restaurant and the dessert was amazing...More

Thank GSU320
vertighel, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Pado, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Dear GSU320, thank you very much for your review. We are sorry that you felt rushed to order. We will use your opinion to pay more attention to this particular. Thank you very much for appreciating the dessert. Best Regards

Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Pado's excellent chef and wonderful staff gave us by far the best dinner during our stay in Santa Margherita Ligure. Just go with the chefs recommandations. We had the very best of Italian food with just a level of taste and refinement that truly made...More

Thank Mikkel F
vertighel, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Pado, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2016

Dear Mikkel, thank you very much for your contribution and for appreciating our cuisine. We hope to host you again at Padò and we are proud that you consider your dinner at our restaurant the best you had during your stay. Best regards from the...More

Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We went out our hotel for lunch to eat something small. The location was nice, so we decided to eat at the terras. We ordered 2 times melon e prosciutto and 1 bottle water. The melon e prosciutto was priced for 13€ per portion. I...More

Thank 367xavierv
vertighel, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Pado, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2016

Dear 367xavierv, thank you for choosing Padò. Italian restaurants normally offer starters, called "antipasti", which are smaller in size with respect to "primi piatti" (first main courses) and "secondi piatti" (second main courses), which are quite abundant. For that reason it is normal not to...More

Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

As we were seven people to eat the restaurant was very accommodating- the staff were very friendly and welcoming. The starters were good hubby and I had a caprese and the mozzarella was delicious. Our friends had the anchovies which looked good and the melon...More

Thank Fran G
vertighel, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Pado, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2016

Dear Fran, Thank you very much for your contribution and for reviewing our restaurant. We are glad that your son, his girlfriend and your friends had a tasty dinner, and most of all that you appreciated our signature course, "Scampi di Mario". Wish to host...More

Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We went to Pado on the advice of a local who said they did good seafood. It's a nice clean looking restaurant with crisp white table cloths. We ate the Caprese Salad which we shared and then had the Scampi di Mario and the Gamberi...More

Thank Dellick
vertighel, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Pado, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

Dear Dellick, thank you very much for your review and for choosing Padò. We are pleased that you appreciated our courses. Cheers,

Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I are on our 30th special wedding anniversary trip to Italy we have been travelling for 3 weeks and everywhere we have been has been an enjoyable wonderful experience until today!! We arrived at Pado restaurant an hour ago there were 6...More

1  Thank Debbiejaynesmith
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

The food was inedible - that is, I literally couldn't eat it because I was turned away for being a party of one. There were tables available outside and they wouldn't seat me because I was solo (to be clear, it was not because the...More

1  Thank Kylah M
vertighel, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Pado, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016
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Dear Kylah, "Inedible" is an inappropriate comment: you freely decided not to choose our restaurant because you preferred not to...More

Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Food was way beyond what we expected. We had already eaten but was recommended to try the restaurant out. We wanted to just try the risotto but the waiter suggested to try the chefs specialties which was the Scampi... and we were lucky to listen...More

Thank DrKS666
vertighel, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Pado, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2016

Dear DrKS666, thank you very much for your review and most of all for dining at Padò. We are glad that you appreciated our suggestion. We wait you as soon as you wish! Cheers,

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$67 - US$94
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Giuseppe Garibaldi 18, 16038, Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy (Formerly La Rosa dei Venti)
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Santa Margherita Ligure
  • Phone Number: +39 0185 282321
  • E-mail
Description
A special marriage between the delicate genovese tradition, and the finest research of the modern cuisine. The menu exalts seafood and shellfishes, as a result of years of competent passion for the Italian cuisine. Chef Mario Giovinazzo is proud and happy to receive you in a special and precious location. His staff will help you to pair each dish with selection of wines.
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