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U Recantu

Passaggio Italia 53, 17021 Alassio, Italy
+39 0182 644100
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“spaghetti” (2 reviews)
“focaccia” (2 reviews)
“comfort food” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
$$ - $$$
Passaggio Italia 53, 17021 Alassio, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my fourth review of this pleasant restaurant in the last 4 years, but we have been coming here a lot longer than that. There may have been a change of ownership or management during this recent period, but if anything they are stronger....More

Thank ulysses4
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Good food, excellent service, English speaking staff. Be aware: calamari fritto means not only calamari, but prawns and different fish too.

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Reviewed 30 September 2016

Sure, there are fancier and more popular places along the Alassio beach. But you can be assured of a warm welcome, reliable service and decent food here. We just ordered pasta for lunch and were quite pleased with the nicely prepared spaghetti and gnochetti. A...More

Thank ulysses4
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Nice location in a lively street. Popular for all, adults, couples, children and families. The food is very good, fresh, typical Ligurian, Italian. The service is very good, staff is very pleasant and friendly. Prices are an excellent value. Would recommend for a nice dinner.

Thank AlexandraM60
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Tasty food, large portions, speedy service, friendly staff and reasonable prices which always makes for a better evening.

Thank AndreeaSp
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Simple, but no nonsense. Good food, good service, great location right next to the beach just a spet away from the middle of shaping promenade.

Thank anvas
Reviewed 15 June 2015

We had lunch on the passegiatta promenad in Alassio at U Recantu. It is a beautiful outdoor restaurant and we wanted to eat outside to enjoy the sunshine and magnificent views of the Riviera. I decided on a simple salad for each of us and...More

Thank Ann B
Reviewed 18 February 2015

I've previously mentioned U Recantu as a decent standby. On an early in the week Winter night with many restaurants in town closed for holidays of varying length the choices were limited. Having had a substantial lunch at Panama, we were looking for one quality...More

1  Thank ulysses4
Reviewed 18 September 2014

U Recantu tries to do a little of everything: pasta, pizza, fish. Fortunately, they do know what they are doing. This is not state of the art or fancy cooking, but the service is friendly and attentive and the food of decent quality. The gelati...More

Thank ulysses4
Reviewed 23 April 2014

The whole family had pizza here - more air in the bases, more like a thin focaccia. Very tasty. Service was friendly and efficient. House wine was nice. Very good value. Would recommend a visit.

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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
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Passaggio Italia 53, 17021 Alassio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Alassio
  • Phone Number: +39 0182 644100
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