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Piazza Guglielmo Marconi 4, 19018 Vernazza, Italy
+39 340 942 8295
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Melbourne, Australia
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207 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We loved this bar so much the first night we went, so we went back. It was like a completely different place!! The first night we got good service, there was an excellent soundtrack playing with early 90's music pleasing to everyone, and the vibe was cool. They provide little bar snacks to go with your drinks which is always... More 

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Seattle, WA
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Burgus is a staple in Vernazza, enjoyed by locals and tourists alike. There's a great selection, a friendly staff, and it's a perfect place to enjoy an afternoon or post-dinner drink. It's very small, only room for maybe 6-7 people inside, but it's so much fun to sit right outside, look at the sea and chat with people - including... More 

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Portola Valley, California
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77 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

If you are in the mood for overpriced wine served by indifferent waitstaff with heavy metal blasting at full volume then this is the place for you!!

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Thank sleeplessinfrisco
Cary, North Carolina
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198 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

So far in our trip, I had only found bland beers. At this place, I finally found some beer with character. The tables out front are right at the crossroads where the road pours people into the square. Great people watching opportunity while you take a break. The prices are very high, but for a couple days, it was worth... More 

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Thank nittanydave
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The place was very well located. But crazy overpriced. I would avoid it specially since the bar in the other corner has the same for a third of the price

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Thank Carlos L
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The third of the 5 lands visited. Burgus is another land - (b)land. I am being harsh. Aside from having to move the table and chairs to avoid being run over by white van man, or having my order forgotten twice, or being asked if we needed the ashtray with my cigarettes on said ashtray, or having my bill utterly... More 

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Thank 100PCTBEEF
Rijeka, Croatia
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374 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Nice small shop with good variety of drinks and great coffee. They do not serve full mils but are very nice and helpful so they may help you finding good food. Take a drink and enjoy the sites in Vernazza their chairs are located in the very square of the city which is very lively and colorful. Have fun.

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Thank JurijKobal
Bristol, England
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80 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Although this was THE place in Vernazza with the best vibe and lots of people chatting and drinking inside and out, I was most impressed when a funeral cortege from the next door church passed by because the young bar staff closed the doors and windows and turned the music off as a sign of respect. It's perfectly placed at... More 

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Thank cheeryble
Zagreb, Croatia
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102 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Super location in the centre of Vernazza with very loud trance music screaming from the inside of the bar :) Coffee is great, mojito as well. It is a great place for people watching. Only thing is that they have only one ashtray so we shared it among the tables. I would say it is not an expensive investment so... More 

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Thank cviju
Tenerife, Spain
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33 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2016

This is a great place for a few glasses of wine! Lively and friendly with delicious drinks and perfect prices!

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Thank Ana-Maria I

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Guglielmo Marconi 4, 19018 Vernazza, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Cinque Terre  >  Vernazza
  • Phone Number: +39 340 942 8295
Description
Breakfast and Happy Hour. A fantastic place for a fantastic time. Located in the square by the sea .

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?