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Vecchio Borgo

P. Gagliardo 15, Chiavari, Italy
+39 0185 309064
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
3 weeks ago
“Truly disappointing”
29 Jul 2018
“Omg get out my friends!!!”
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
££ - £££
P. Gagliardo 15, Chiavari, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been there with some friends of mine and I was truly upset for the lack of service and quality. The table set up is ridiculous: paper mat and old cutlery. The service is fast but not professional : they used the backside table...More

Thank Watchdog001
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Ok, lets start, outside 40 degrees, the owner decide to turn off the air conditioning because (his words) :” it cost too much”! Very funny, most people inside was more than 70 yo! When we was saying “please turn on the AR ,we are dying!”...More

Thank Axel_86m
Reviewed 24 April 2018

The best location in town! The food is excellent, fresh and creative. The service is attentive and gracious. By all means, don't leave without the lemon sorbet.

Thank cristina3818
Reviewed 25 November 2017

This restaurant is in a newly pedestrianised square at the end of the seafront. The location is good but we were very disappointed by the food, which was both boring and not well cooked (one dish seemed to have come straight from the freezer and...More

Thank cleoch
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Visited last week week with 4 family members,expect local service and not local fish bar service This restaurant has attitude the food is excellent with good wine expect to pay £90 for 3 with two course and wine with water Fresh tasty and typically Italian...More

Thank worrow01
Reviewed 2 January 2016

Here we found a good choice of fish and seafood, well cooked in a cosy atmosphere with friendly, professional service (English spoken, if needed). Lots of happy diners around us, all Italian. We would highly recommend this place.

Thank judithhl48
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

I am sorry to report that the very bad reputation that this owner has got the last years, was to night experienced as very true. Never before have we got as bad service as to night.

Thank Björn G
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

Nice restaurant situated near sea front. Food is verry fresh , with nice choice on menu. Well prepared.

Thank grilled_tomato
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Liguria is not the place to be for good food and welcoming hosts: their culture, good luck. This place is the clichè. They screw up with reservations promising the patio and getting us a table inside on a sunny day (not even trying to accomodate)....More

Thank esperto66
Reviewed 23 December 2011

I have a summer house in Chiavari and Vecchio Borgo (translation in inglese is Old Village) is my best favourite place for seafood. Great raw fish for starters (sashimi style) in huge quantity, including fresh local raw scampi. Even if I am italian, pasta with...More

Thank lonedj
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: P. Gagliardo 15, Chiavari, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Chiavari
  • Phone Number: +39 0185 309064
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