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La Medusa

Via Giovanni Capellini 74, 19025, Porto Venere, Italy
+39 0187 790603
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“tuna” (4 reviews)
“antipasti” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
££ - £££
Via Giovanni Capellini 74, 19025, Porto Venere, Italy
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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Up the stairs, in one of the narrow streets we located Medusa. Made a reservation while the family was eating themselves. Very nice people, very friendly. We had the antipasto mare and a pasta (primo) afterwards, and of course a cafe (espresso) to end. Great...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank fteekman
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Fresh cooked food, tasty and nicely presented. Service fast and friendly. In my opinion one of the best in Portovenere.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank markus1268
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Having walked already a while at this beautiful Porto and being hungry we asked a local resident for advice and he directed us to La Medusa. If I could I would have later thanked for that advice. It turned out to be a haven of...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Hartmut S
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

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Date of visit: August 2018
Thank vincenzo d
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We were very lucky, we arrived at the door at 7:20 and asked for a table which they gave us, although we were the only people there, all tables outside in the pleasant courtyard were reserved, so as we sat there with our karaffs of...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Will S
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

I walked in based on a recommendation I got from the owner of our B&b. We asked for a table and for the following 5 minutes a waiter who didn’t even stop a second to talk us kept telling us while walking away, coming back,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank alecaber
Manuela C, Proprietario at La Medusa, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018
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Entra nel locale chiedendo un tavolo; gentilmente le si dice che per il momento non è possibile farla accomodare. Insegue...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018

In Via Capellini, one street back from the touristy Portside, this small--40 seat--restaurant has character and excellent and fresh but simple cuisine. Get there early--reservations are taken--as not many tables. Be prepared for unhurried service--2 waiters do everything in fine style!!--excellent pasta peste and spaghetti...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank nigelwalter2017
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

It's pity that I can't give them mark "0". The only way after visiting this place is to McDonald's. We came hungry and we left hungry. But without an impressive amount of money. The portions are tiny. The quality of the food is very poor....More

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank tvay
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Food was amazing! Especially enjoyed the tuna. The owner served us personally and was very welcoming. I have food allergy and he was especially helpful with making sure I was accommodated. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Hawk099
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

There were no free tables outside but we preferred to seat outside and staff move the table from inside to the square (they did it also for two other couples). Service was really kind and helpful. I ate spaghetti with seafood and was really delicious....More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Michał S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Giovanni Capellini 74, 19025, Porto Venere, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Porto Venere
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 790603
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