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Il Fagolo

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Via Giacopello 1, 19032, Lerici, Italy
+39 0187 965464
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Small, 12 table ristorante off the main square with excellent seafood selections. The food was expertly prepared and the waiters attentive and personable. We will return.

Thank Brutofacie
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

We were recommended this little place by a very friendly Spanish lady who we met in Lerici. We weren't disappointed. We had the dishes of the day. My gnocchi with beans, potato and pesto was delicious. My little boy didn't want lunch just to go to the beach but luckily the lady who runs the place had lots of pens... More 

Thank Judith K
Antwerp, Belgium
1 review
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

After 10 days in the area with plenty of seafood, it was nice to dine in a restaurant where you could eat things that necessarily could not swim. Beautiful and romantic atmosphere, friendly staff and excellent food. We'll be back!

Thank Siggy39m
Gosport, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2015

I liked the look of Il Fagolo as it is tucked away from the main square where all the tourists go and you can sit outside in a shaded area without the direct sunlight that plagues too many other restaurants in Lerici. I like the sun, but my partner suffers the heat, and I don't care for eating with sunglasses... More 

Thank bestgirl
Cagnes-sur-Mer, France
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287 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Just perfect! Intimate restaruant, very nicely located under some arcades just near to the main square of Lerici. The food was good, original and reasonably priced. Just what we were looking for on this hot summer day, for lunch!

Thank teturtia
Svendborg, Denmark
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Fantastic little restaurant. We can only recommend it to anyone visiting Lerici. The food is outstanding and the service is excellent. If you aren't into the whole "frutti di mare" thing, this is the place to go.

Thank PalleDrost
New York, New York, United States
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306 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2015

this is a great place to to to when you've had enough of anything that swims. The meat here is great!!! Warning - the portions are quite large. I had a mixed antipasto and it included rabbit, sausage cooked in mustard, osso bucco, plus two other things. If there are non-meat eaters in your party - not to worry -... More 

Thank Bob C
Glucksburg, Germany
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55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2014 via mobile

Il Fagolo is a quite small but very special restaurant with supreme food for a good price. Every dish is served with pride and presentend in a very appetizing way. The people a nice and friendly, working hard. Definitly a place to try and then come back! Thanks for the great time.

Thank JoeyVisor
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61 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2014

One great meal doesn't make a great restaurant so it's good to go back and see if the quality is maintained. This wonderful restaurant set within the ancient walls in the oldest quarter of Lerici has gone from strength to strength. Already a devotee, I visited with friends, promising them a gastronomic experience different from any other restaurant in Lerici.... More 

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121 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2014

The grilled chicken was just ok- There are better places to dine. This place is in a alley I would not go back- Do not understand the good reviews

Thank JerryDEBO

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Giacopello 1, 19032, Lerici, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Lerici
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 965464

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