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L'Ancora della Tortuga

Salita Cappuccini 4, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
+39 0187 800065
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“duck” (11 reviews)
“tasting menu” (7 reviews)
“pasta” (45 reviews)
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Salita Cappuccini 4, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing service. Amazing view. The bread and seafood pasta - outstanding! Best meal in Cinqueterre hands down!

Thank fmthomas099
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a fantastic memorable lunch. Anchovy Trio appetizer was great. Had a cozy table in a small alcove with beautiful views. Service was outstanding and food portions were large and high quality. We highly recommend this place - make sure you make a reservation -...More

Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I called about an hour in advance to get a table for lunch. I recommend a reservation, especially for dinner. They were all booked for dinner both nights of the weekend we were visiting. We sat outside and had a great view....More

2  Thank Leah B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wow. Simply amazing meal. Michelin winner 2018 and you pay for the quality, the presentation, the impeccable service and the breathtaking views. This is why Monterosso is our favourite Cinque Terre town ... no other town has a restaurant of this standard. Faultless

Thank Peter E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Luckily we found a place inside for lunch during our visit. When the weather is good outside you have a great view, but inside is also really very good decorated and you have the view from the windows. The food is delicious, one of the...More

Thank fulya_arman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Make a reservation (I just walked into the kitchen on a walk one morning and asked for a reservation for dinner). Lovely food and views. The local, house wine is wonderful!

Thank Katherine T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was great, atmosphere and view was good, service was lovely. Everything had fresh, simple, comforting, home cooked taste that was full flavoured. Worth a visit!

Thank tym6
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Make a reservation. So many people were turned away. They have great food, great location, great views, great people but this place is not cheap with so many people wanting to get in. Take the foot paths parallel to the tunnel to reach them.

Thank Aaron P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is located on the point between old and new Monterosso and so has stunning views. The perfect spot to watch twilight over the sea. We chose a degustation menu and it was very good. They avoided a continual procession of plates by serving...More

1  Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We sat outdoors, viewing the gorgeous sunset. The service was impeccable and the food delicious. We were 7 people and the variety of pasta and seafood dishes was impressive

Thank AnnaS1014
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David K
January 20, 2018|
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Response from ElenaW777 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they speak english! However make sure you ask for an outside table with a view and ask for a name for your reference.
Joe P
November 25, 2017|
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Response from ElenaW777 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! We made our reservation in advance, although some restaurants do close and re-open in March. I would contact the restaurant of your choice if open make your booking, be sure to take a name as a reference and... More
Beverly T
August 3, 2017|
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Response from peterandjude54321 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry just saw this hope you got there Peace Peter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Salita Cappuccini 4, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Cinque Terre  >  Monterosso al Mare
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 800065
  • E-mail
Locale in stile marina aggrappato alla scogliera a picco sul mare Una zona privè ricavata da una parete di roccia viva ,il dehors superiore ha una vista mozzafiato Cucina con piatti tipici rielaborati dallo chef monterossino DOC.partendo da ottimi prodotti sia di mare che di terra.
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