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Il Frantoio

Via Vincenzo Gioberti 1 | Monterosso al Mare, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
+39 0187 818333
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (6 reviews)
“farinata” (6 reviews)
“focaccia” (22 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Fast food, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
Via Vincenzo Gioberti 1 | Monterosso al Mare, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

I'll Fratino was on of our home away from home places during our week in Monterosso al Mare. Great sandwiches, pizza and focaccia by the slice served with a smile. We took lunch away several days and ate it in the shade of the plaza...More

Thank voltravel
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The Frantoio was very close to my hotel, so I decided to enter and eat something typical. The farinata is wonderful, try it.

Thank Santos F
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We kept on coming back for the focaccia in the morning to have with our morning cappuccino from the place around the corner. The lady at the counter was very friendly and was having fun practicing her english language skills. We went back one afternoon...More

Thank EandAgotoitaly
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Take your time to find this place off the main drag The focaccia is sooo good!! Also try the Farinata a chick pea flour pancake they serve straight from the oven You can sit down to eat but it's really just a shop

1  Thank malcolm f
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Yet another excellent recommendation from our tour guide. Tucked away towards the back of the town and on a little side street, this place may be hard to find, but definitely worth the effort. Ask for a freshly baked cheeseball and you will know what...More

Thank Tomme T
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I am becoming a focaccia snob. I've had so-so bread across Italy. However, this place was awesome. We had the plain focaccia (there's no hiding!). And wow! Fresh! No dry edges. Great taste. The "pesto lab" place across the street is great too!

Thank SafetyFirst8
Reviewed 30 July 2016

While I was wandering after my check in I saw a tour guide and listened in to where he was suggesting they eat. This place was mentioned and its a little hidden. Good for a quick bite.

Thank whiterockdeb
Reviewed 21 June 2016

The focaccia was cold, but the bread was crispy and buttery. Toppings were a bit sparse. I also had a mozzarella and tomato sandwich which was very satisfying. Some of the better focaccia I had in the region.

Thank BeansBeansBeans
Reviewed 27 May 2016

A wonderful find. Very good pizza by the slice on Foccacia bread and faranita that is butter good (very thin pizza-like made from chickpeas.

Thank befriedman
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

We had just arrived in Monterosso checked into our BnB and the host recommended this place for lunch - and I'm so glad she did! We shared the margarita, Gorgonzola and traditional focaccia and loved all of them although the traditional despite being quite plain...More

Thank Erica R
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  • Address: Via Vincenzo Gioberti 1 | Monterosso al Mare, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Cinque Terre  >  Monterosso al Mare
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 818333
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