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La Cantina Del Polpo

Piazza Camillo Benso Conte di Cavour 2, 16039, Sestri Levante, Italy
+39 0185 485296
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“octopus” (11 reviews)
“pulpo” (18 reviews)
“seafood” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Piazza Camillo Benso Conte di Cavour 2, 16039, Sestri Levante, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went a late Monday night for dinner. Had a four course menu. Kitchen was kind enough to split as we would like to share the menu. The place has a nice atmosphere outside but sheltered just close to the bay of silence for a night...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with my mom and we loved every bite of our meal! First of all, the waiter recommended an amazing regional wine, and we loved it (good value too!). We started with the special octopus dish - perfectly cooked and not over-seasoned. Next,...More

Thank Zayna B
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We ate there as it seems a nice restaurant very close by where we stayed in an appartment. Primi piatti was spaghetti with some anchofish which was of very good taste but not really a large plate. Seconds my wife and I had Calamare fritti...More

Thank jjalok
CantinadelPolpo, Proprietario at La Cantina Del Polpo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Just to reply... You did'nt enjoy your calamari and for us is imperative your satisfaction, so we didn't put htem on your bill. But We're sure about the freshness of our product... and we cannot accept in this case your opinion because is not true....More

Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

we used to get there for friends & family dinners, attention to details and staff both outstanding, recipes always a great surprise you would to repeat! treat yourself and enjoy!

Thank Laurapuri
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Very good Italian cuisine in a traditional decor. Very helpful staff knowing what they were talking about when recommending dishes. Very. Ice to be so welcomed.

Thank Aliceescoff
Reviewed 21 May 2017

La Cantina Del Polpo a small family owned restaurant just across from the Hotel Miramare. My wife and I had the menu of the day; antipasto of octopus which was delightful followed by a large portion of grilled squid. We choose the local Vermentino white...More

Thank Glutton7
Reviewed 10 May 2017

The menu at La Cantina Del Polpo executed Ligurian food with a creative twist, and the result was excellent. The owners and staff were very friendly and helpful. We were even able to have a pesto cooking lesson before dinner and we enjoyed the pesto...More

Thank lag_25
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Really nice place with friendly staff and high quality Italian food. Worked well with kids as well!!

Thank David E
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Had excellent Risotto in a great atmosphere. Food was good and served promptly. This is one of the top restaurants in Sestri Levante.

Thank William B
Reviewed 3 October 2016

You really have to eat here if you like good service, good food and great wine! If I could have eaten every dish on the menu I would have, say no more it was fabulous!

Thank Renziboy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$59
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Digital Payments
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
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19:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Camillo Benso Conte di Cavour 2, 16039, Sestri Levante, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Sestri Levante
  • Phone Number: +39 0185 485296
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