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Il Focone

Via Cinque Maggio 20, 16147, Genoa, Italy
+39 010 377 3313
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Overview
  • Excellent11%
  • Very good33%
  • Average30%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible12%
3 weeks ago
“Average”
2 weeks ago
“Focaccia experience at its best in Genova.”
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Via Cinque Maggio 20, 16147, Genoa, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in Genoa and have no time to get to Recco for the original "focaccia di recco" just go to Il Focone. Excellent focaccia col formaggio, excellent pizza and a wonderful terrace to enjoy a summer view on the sea. If the sea...More

Thank Claudio U
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our hotel recommended this restaurant but we were rather underwhelmed by it! The service was fair. We had seafood..... my cold seafood starter had warm prawns in it, and my husbands seafood platter looked as if it had been thrown together. One gets the feeling...More

Thank Robyn168
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

A little restaurant located on the beach. Very nice sea view. The food is not great (what I eat). I was not so happy about my pizza with sea food, the reason 1/3 of the sea shells was closed this means they where not fresh....More

Thank adrian g
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We had dinner on the terrace, excellent view across the sea, a little bit of wind. Very good menu and the quality of the food was outstanding: be it pasta, pizza, salad. The service was quick, the prices ok. What is missing to be rated...More

Thank 69Traveltraveltravel
Reviewed 26 August 2015

We had a great time at Il Focone. The view at sunset was fantastic from our balcony table. Had pizza and salad which were good and very reasonably priced. Also had a liter of house wine. Service was attentive and after dinner he brought two...More

Thank kdgmhg
Reviewed 15 May 2015

The place is situated on the bay with a view to die for. The food is fantastic and the view is amazing. The staff all spoke very good English and very very helpful.

Thank wedutch5
Reviewed 17 March 2015

A traditional location in town to have good pizza or seafood risotto, just overlooking the beach, usually crowded, with nice atmosphere and service. Honest prices.

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 30 August 2014

We had one night in Genoa and our hotel, the Marriott, sent us there. It is located by the sea and we had a perfect table on the terrace right by the edge. The food is good. The service not perfect but at least the...More

1  Thank betti2301
Reviewed 23 December 2011

I am more and more surprised at not-so-client-friendly service in most of Italian restaurants. Man, I think th least one can do is smile. Not at thus place and not in many others. Ok, lets go on. The food - mmmmmmm, very good. The prices?...More

Thank Fabiana1269
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Cinque Maggio 20, 16147, Genoa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa
  • Phone Number: +39 010 377 3313
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