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Via Roma 271 | 200 Metri Dopo il Bivio di Apricale ,...3 km da Dolceacqua, Isolabona, Italy
+39 0184 208143
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Genoa, Italy
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Despite the almost unpronounceable name, the restaurant offers an interesting menu with traditional recipes and extremely accurate display. It's elegant and welcoming. It's better to reserve, staters are between 10€ and 13€, main corses (the "risotto" is awesome) as well and it's possible to order a taste of different dessert. For 20€ you can savour a good bottle of prosecco.... More 

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13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Congrats to Julien and Francesca Ramos! May you marriage be as delightful as this lunch! will keep this short and sweet, we paid 35€/ person We got........ Pizze with Prosecco, Antipasti, a plate of 5 different traditional antipasties. A rissotto with porcini mushrooms. Tagliatelle with cream. Roast Veal. Taglia with sauteed potatoes. Champagne Sorbet with vodka, Wedding Cake with Prosecco,... More 

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Iowa City, Iowa
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

My husband and I happened upon U Cian when we were looking for a place to eat and had a great dinner there. The decor and music made us feel a bit as though we were eating at an Italian restaurant in the U.S., but the staff and food were the real thing. We had no trouble finding vegetarian options... More 

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Shropshire, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2016

We recently had a wonderful evening at this fabulous hidden gem! Romantic setting, lovely ambience and great food. Very friendly, yet professional staff. Would highly recommend!

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Muscat, Oman
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016

We've went before. 5 years ago, and it was brilliant then. Even better now. The ambience and menu do not disappoint. The service was excellent too. A real gastronomic delight of fresh food and a lot of variety too.

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Sanremo, Italy
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

Great food fair prices excellent service. A family run restaurant that take pride in what they do. Try the degustazione menu, most food i ever ate for Euro 30

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Castries, St. Lucia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2014

I have been there for lunch with 3 friends on a Sunday by end July. The meal started with a glass of prosecco (good) and a small plate with ham and melon. As starter, we had stuffed mushrooms. Not bad at all but lacking some taste. With pepper from the peppermill and a couple of drops of lemon juice, they... More 

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Menton, France
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2013

Easy to miss, it is slightly elevated from the road, but really worth a visit. It is more stylish compare to the majority of the restaurants in the area, and is perfect location for a special event. A private table on the balcony, surrounded by roses will melt the hear of any women/ mother. The food is typical for the... More 

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Nice, France
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2013

We are not sure how "agriturismo" should be judged, we will just judge by how we ate - and we ate really well. The restaurant: set on the side of the road, easy to miss but also not if you watch the signs :) It was like entering someones house, but inside it is proper restaurant. It looks romantic, but... More 

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Sanremo, Italy
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2012

I am a very demanding person and first on my list of demands is maximum VALUE for MONEY ! U cian has been my favourite restaurant for the past 3years ! Reasonable prices , excellent food and fantastic service !

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$37 - US$49
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Roma 271 | 200 Metri Dopo il Bivio di Apricale ,...3 km da Dolceacqua, Isolabona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Province of Imperia  >  Isolabona
  • Phone Number: +39 0184 208143

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