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Ristorante Via Venti

Via Venti Settembre 32, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
+39 0187 818347
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cheese pasta” (13 reviews)
“crab” (15 reviews)
“gnocchetti” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Venti Settembre 32, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

Service was horrible and very very slow even on a night when it the restaurant was half empty. The was food poor, the starter salad was something one might expect at a luncheonette - many better options in Monterosso!More

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viaventi32, Proprietario at Ristorante Via Venti, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
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Una perdita di tempo rispondere a uno che parla di un' insalata mista. Lost time answer at one that write...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017

This restaurant situated in one of the narrow lanes in the old town was a wonderful find. The quality of their food was superb and we noticed that they restricted inflow of customers so that the service was always good for the customers which they...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Very good food and service and great location to watch the locals and travelers. We would recommend the Buranco white wine from the local winery. Do not pass up dessert as the tiramisu was wonderful!

Thank kenperry2017
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

In such a touristy location, I was pleasantly surprised to find Via Venti. I've seen people complaining about the portion sizes, but they are on par with what I expect from non-touristy Italian dining. The waiter was very helpful with his recommendations and they do...More

Thank Emarific8
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Compared to the food we had at other places in Monterosso, this was average overall. One stand out dish was the lemon pesto which was excellent.

Thank Ed P P
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We rolled up a little early (630) for dinner yet the gentleman at the front was more than accommodating. We did ask for a cocktail that was not on the menu and they were happy to make it for us - bonus. The food -...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2017

If you are in Monterosso this restaurant should not be missed. The food is fantastic, great service and friendly atmosphere.

Thank Gwenda M
Reviewed 15 July 2017

6 American friends (NH, VA, SC) wandering old town section of Monterossa were looking for a pasta lunch. 6 places we stopped at had no pasta. This restaurant did, and the food was outstanding! The owner came and spoke with us while the meal was...More

Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had an absolutely wonderful dining experience at this restaurant in the old town. When we arrived at the restaurant our table was not quite ready so we said we would walk around for 10 minutes and come back which we did....More

Thank Pam C
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

We ate at this restaurant last night. We had a reservation for four at 7:00, outside. We arrived at 6:55 and there were not any tables available outside. We should have left. Instead the server moved a family of 4, that had already been served...More

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viaventi32, Cuoca at Ristorante Via Venti, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017
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You chance reservation 2 Times and you arrive at 7. 35 and you find your table outside. Your order arrive...More

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10 January 2017|
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Response from viaventi32 | Property representative |
the restaurant open in March.
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Deb G
15 June 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Venti Settembre 32, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Cinque Terre  >  Monterosso al Mare
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 818347
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Ristorante Via Venti is located on one of the most ancient alleyways in the town-characteristic to the historic center of Monterosso al mare. Here you can eat and relax, while enjoying ancient atmosphere of the village.
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