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Il Discovolo

Via Renato Birolli 125, 19017 Manarola, Italy
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good20%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible26%
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“focaccia” (13 reviews)
“pasta” (14 reviews)
“gluten free” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Fast food, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Via Renato Birolli 125, 19017 Manarola, Italy
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

Il Discovolo is right in the center of Manarola, you can't help passing it when you visit Manarola. This tiny focacceria serves food that isn't bad, but the pasta with pesto I had toot about 30 minutes to prepare and my wife's focaccia came out...More

Thank RP-Netherlands
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We came here to have a light lunch with traditional Ligurian focaccia. I had the worst "farinata" (please see photo) in my life and a microwave heated old focaccia. Last but not least, it was the most expensive focaccia in my life. AVOID THIS PLACE

Thank German F
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Stopped in as we were coming back down the hill for a quick slice of pizza that I could eat before getting back to the train station. Restaurant was empty, so I order without wait, and the pizza, very affordable, was surprisingly good. You can...More

Thank craig1086
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We were looking for a place to get a quick lunch and Il Discovolo was the perfect choice. My wife had the soup with beans, grains and vegetables and I had the focaccia with pesto. Both were very good. There are no tables so we...More

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Grabbed some pesto cheese bread, pesto pasta, seafood risotto and lasagna after an afternoon of swimming with my wife and brother and sister. Excellent meal

Thank michaelbV9383TH
Reviewed 13 July 2017

More of a take out place which is just what we were looking for in Manarola. We ordered custom pizza and a focaccia sandwich with ham and cheese. Both came out hot and fresh and were quite terrific. The place is run by one kind...More

Thank finesilver
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Heard it was worth the trip for gluten free. He closed early and we were rudely turned away. The pizzeria opposite offers the same farinata gluten free dish with a smile

1  Thank Rich_dw_chnz
Reviewed 2 July 2017

The gluten free farinata with cheese was really yummy. My husband also had the cheese and pesto foccacia which he says was really yummy too. The owner was very friendly and he also had packaged gluten free items such as cookies available for dessert. Very...More

Thank EmpTNesters
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The best pesto I had. Tried their Lasagna Pesto. It's just a very small take away type place with a friendly owner. Good value and hope you don't mind the paper/plastic plates/cutlery.

Thank absm33
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We discovered this little gem whilst travelling the continent and was delighted at the creations the owner had as he experimented with gf ingredients, not your boring run of the mill same old food. On this particular day he had created a cross between a...More

Thank Tania C
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Renato Birolli 125, 19017 Manarola, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Cinque Terre  >  Manarola
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