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Ristorante Trattoria La Cambusa

Via Tommaso Bottaro 2, 16038, Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
+39 0185 287410
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (10 reviews)
“pasta” (8 reviews)
“sea bass” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Tommaso Bottaro 2, 16038, Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Dined here after getting a recommendation from our B&B hostess. Not only was it a great location, but the food was superb! Would highly recommend enjoying the fresh seafood offerings here!

Thank Piamarie B
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We spent the evening here after a recommendation from friends. We had a most delicious dinner and a fun and wonderful evening after meeting the owner. We came late but he and the staff were very gracious. We have recommended this to our son and...More

Thank Ednalee
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We dined at La Cambusa this evening as a family, hoping for a delicious meal overlooking the water. While the location is lovely, especially being elevated over the street and diesel fumes, the food was disappointing. We had the sea bass and the sauce it...More

Thank Urbanchik
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Can’t really complain about the taste of the food.... but the portions were small, we left hungry. And over priced. 15 euro for a small gnocchi in sauce, no discernible meat....

Thank Paul O
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We had dinner at this restaurant in the harbour. We ate in a covered patio that is raised above street level so the views over the harbour are good. We had a 2 course meal - linguine with clams and pork in lemon followed by...More

Thank AHLS
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Worst restaurant experience in Italy. Only redeeming quality is scenery. Food is overpriced and mediocre. They did ok with Ligurian style Pesto lasagna but the whole grilled fish was more like a skillet half fish filet and the grilled prawn were uninspiring by every measure....More

Thank Jon1977NewYork
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely place to have a meal with super views from the front tables. Good choice of starters and mains. If you like pasta and sea food you will not be disappointed. Also if you can manage a pudding the sorbet are the best ever.

Thank davidshar
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Sorry after a week in Italy savouring great food at lake Garda and Tuscany this place was a huge disappointment. Great location which is why we walked in but the food is below average at best.

Thank Lars F
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

It's no easy to find place with real Italian food in busy turistic area. But this place is something. We've been there already two times and tried different dishes.All were very delishious, cooked with touch of art and italian soul. Btw, we ate 3 times...More

Thank 500yuriy
Reviewed 20 May 2018

We happened in this restaurant by chance while in Santa Margherita for the day. We sat outside in a covered patio very nice setting. I ordered the anchovy with Lemmon as a starter. It was very delicious. As my main course I had fish of...More

Thank janettolipani
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Tommaso Bottaro 2, 16038, Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Santa Margherita Ligure
  • Phone Number: +39 0185 287410
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