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La Vecchia Napoli

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Via Trossarelli 28, 18039 Ventimiglia, Italy
+39 0184 352471
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Hereford
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

My wife and I had been to this restaurant a few years and found it to be perfectly adequate, so decided to go again, this time with our two sons and future daughter-in-law. My wife and two sons ordered pizza and declared it all perfectly OK. The house wine, I'm told, was very nice and incredibly cheap for the quality.... More 

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Grasse, France
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

I have read many reviews of this restaurant on TA and so many are in total disagreement and often diametrically so : Portions too small, generous helpings; prices correct, overcharging for the quality of food served; bon accueil, patron a grizzely old bear etc., etc. Let me just say I have been coming to this place for years and it... More 

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Marseillan, France
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

Good pizza perfect location in ventimiglia, famiy run business, ambiance not so up to date but some might find the bad taste charmful

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Thank c k
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111 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is really good, the oven is directly in sight so you can see how the pizza is made in front of your eyes. Tip: try the escalopa Milanese, really good and tender !

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Thank Andres W
Jersey
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116 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2015

Our first - and last - visit. Early Friday evening in the middle of November, the staff seemed disinterested and the food ( mushroom risotto ) was average. With so many other restaurants nearby to chose from, won't bother returning.

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Thank jsyfitzs
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

Back to la vecchia napoli. Excellent pizzas, good value bottle of Primitivo, shared a high quality main course fried calamari and prawns for starter. The owner may be eccentric but complaints about service here are exaggerated: may relate to market rush at Friday lunchtime.

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Thank Absolutist
The Hague, The Netherlands
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36 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

Very very good pizza! Nice location! Nice decoration! Family run restaurant! The staff was very nice to us! Vini della casa was good! Very cheap also! Would definitly recommend this place!!

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Thank TAJeroen
Istanbul, Turkey
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84 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

I love this restaurant .. it is simply decorated in a local traditional way. The food is excellent and the service is fine. It is family-run with a homey feeling! The dishes are typical of traditional Italian cuisines of that part of Italy. Whenever I am in that area, I have to visit this restaurant ... Its seafood pasta is... More 

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Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015

We have been coming to this place for years ....the food is tasty , great char grilled vegetables and a very frash tasting spaghetti vongole . The service is just fun. Love it.

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Thank LaraWhitfield
San Francisco, California
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95 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015

A couple of friends who live on the French side of the border like this place, and they took us for a mid-week lunch. It's a nice walk from the train station through the busy Ventimiglia downtown area, through a park, and over a short bridge just off the sea. The restaurant is located just on the west side of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Trossarelli 28, 18039 Ventimiglia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Ventimiglia
  • Phone Number: +39 0184 352471

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