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La Chiglia

Via dell'Olivo, 317, 19025, Porto Venere, Italy
+39 0187 792179
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via dell'Olivo, 317, 19025, Porto Venere, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It pays to have a bit of local knowledge when going to restaurants. As my family live here I was able to know about this gem before the tourists 'discovered' it. I was here last week and I can honestly say if you had as...More

Thank LisaPattenden
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The least friendly staff we encountered during our stay in Porto Venere, they didn't seem that happy to be there ....... Food ok but service of drinks not very good. Ordered a bottle of pink champagne. Waiter opened a bottle of white and poured it...More

Thank DFM2012
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the food was good, the taste ok, but pasta were overcooked, and the mixed fish was way to salted. A shame. We had been recommended this restaurant but must say we were a bit disappointed.

Thank Here-I-Am041
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The keel as in keel of a boat ( La Chiglia ) restaurant was our favorite restaurant in Porto Venere. Service always good. The food was delicious. The price quite reasonable. Fresh sweet seafood especially the mussels harvested right from the mussel farms right out...More

Thank halcho
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Average cuisine with fresh products. "Pet mieux faire...". Good value for money. Friendly staff but struggles with English...

Thank FLVS750
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Was recommended by local friends. We really enjoyed the food . Price was not too expensive. Desserts were excellent!!! Fish , mules and tuna were excellent. I do hope to come back

Thank avi r
Reviewed 13 April 2017

One of many eating options in lovely village of Portovenere. But rather disappointing. The pasta pomodoro sauce was watery and tastless, and the bread dry. Although badged on Trip Advisor as vegetarian friendly, there were only 2 dishes on offer. Yes, the staff were pleasant...More

Thank Marion M
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Walk to this restaurant from town about a half mile. Well worth the walk. Walked in without a reservation and was seated no problem I do recommend a reservation. Food very good worth the money

Thank steve b
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We made reservations the day before and were glad that we did. The restaurant filled quickly, mostly with locals shortly after our arrival. The antipasto di mare was a highlight along with the baked fish. Our servers were gracious and prompt, but were happy to...More

1  Thank Robert M
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Place has been recommended by friends to us. The service was fast and friendly. All special wishes were considered. Food was amazing and we were surprised that despite being in Portovenere the bill didn't kill us. We can highly recommend that place. Reservation is a...More

Thank Sven B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:15 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:15 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:15 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:15 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:15 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:15 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via dell'Olivo, 317, 19025, Porto Venere, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Porto Venere
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 792179
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