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Trattoria da Maria

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Vico Testadoro 14 r, 16123, Genoa, Italy
+39 010 581080
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12:00 - 15:00
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
Thu - Fri 19:00 - 22:00
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London, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We read good things about this restaurant and the fact that it is right in the centre makes it very easy to get to. Only one word of warning: you most likely are going to have to wait a bit for a table, which we found immediately a good thing being the best indicator of a good place to eat!... More 

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Thank Sascha G
Athens, Greece
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93 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a hidden small tratoria with average tasted food but surprisingly cheap . First impression as tourist is oh my God we discovered a "diamond" the perfect place where medium class Italians can eat every day but you have to compromise that you are not going to eat tasteless italian type food cooked by an Asian cook . Menu... More 

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Thank Stylianos S
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67 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here randomly as in the evening many restaurants are fully booked. Da Maria is a quite hidden place besides the big restaurants. Once you found it you definitely should not be shocked by the small room on the first floor. It does not look and feel like a 1st class restaurant as the interior have rustic charm. The menu... More 

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Thank HeHaSch
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21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice trattoria with good food, fast service & best of all decently priced. Euro$25.00 for 2 pax full course is definitely a bargain at dinner time. Will recommend this to anyone who cares for a good, cheap meal.

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Thank Celia M
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

This family-run establishment leaves much to the imagination in terms of service, but I'm not sure what you would expect from a small family-owned business tucked away down Vico Testadoro. The staff speak little English and the menu is almost impassable as they're written up daily by hand in Italian, which is not the easiest to navigate! However, we muddled... More 

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Thank Rebekkah H
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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58 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Your waiter won't speak English, and the menu is in Italian. That would not be a problem, if the quality of the food and the service make up for it. Well, they don't! Surrounded by cold light and walls covered with bathroom tiles, you eat for little money and you get what you pay for. The canteen of your school... More 

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Thank rogiervanderheide
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Went twice to da Mario in a seven day visit to Rapallo. Lovely home made pasta dishes and good fish and sea food. Helpful service from the owners son . Good atmosphere enhanced by the quirky behaviour of the older waiter.

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Thank Elizabeth L
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

My partner and I went there twice on a recent trip to Genoa. The first time we had pasta. Very basic but great value for money. The second time we had a fried cod dish with chips. The meal came within two minutes and was dried up and very doughy. The cod was battered and the chip looked and tasted... More 

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Thank anna p
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

They have a handwritten menu in Italian, and the staff does not speak English at all. The minestrone soup was OK, but the main courses were at the level of a bad school canteen. A menu costs 10 EUR (two courses plus one drink) but it really does not worth that.

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Thank Áron S
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36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

This place was recommended by the hotel manager where I stayed in Genova. It is open only for lunch and for dinner only on Friday. The food is basic, nothing fancy but served very quick. It is easy to find . Prices are low. We ate 1 primo , 2 secondo and drunk 1 small beer and we payed 16... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$11
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vico Testadoro 14 r, 16123, Genoa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa>  > Piccapietra
  • Neighbourhood: Piccapietra
  • Phone Number: +39 010 581080

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