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El Dolz

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££ - £££
Bar, Cafe
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Piazza della Chiappa 3, 16035, Rapallo, Italy
+39 393 441 0044
Tue - Sun 08:00 - 00:30
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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Really good coffee (never had a bad one the whole time spent in Italy though), pastries to die for. Service could be quicker although we were never in a hurry.

Thank Megapout
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52 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This was our favourite coffee establishment in Rapallo. The coffee was superb! The pastries were the best we've had! The apricot filled croissant was to die for and incredibly fresh! The service was very good with the cafe being very popular and busy! Everything was presented very neatly and effectively! Definitely worth visiting as in our opinion the best in... More 

Thank Emily N
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

I popped here for a quick coffee and breakfast before leaving Rapallo. I found it on tripadvisor and it didn't disappoint. The inside was small and beautiful decorated with an array of gorgeous looking Italian pastries. I sat outside on cute white wrought iron chairs and tables. My waitress was lovely and spoke very good English and helped translate the... More 

1 Thank Cake1986
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

Beautiful place for sweets and a coffee. Walk up service or outdoor seating on a quiet pedestrian street. Delicious pastries.

1 Thank Workerbee22
Hereford, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

A lovely little spot to dot nd watch the world go by Not many tables outside and a few wait for spare seat - but no rushing you when you are lucky enough to it Great coffee and macaroons

Thank Phillip H
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151 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2015 via mobile

This place is underneath our apartment - superb coffee, magnificent pastries and the cleanest toilet in the whole of Italy! This where the locals have their morning coffee and I agree with them!

1 Thank belgaicas

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Cafe
Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Digital Payments
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:30
08:00 - 00:30
08:00 - 00:30
08:00 - 00:30
08:00 - 00:30
08:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza della Chiappa 3, 16035, Rapallo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Rapallo
  • Phone Number: +39 393 441 0044

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