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Passaggio Italia 53, 17021 Alassio, Italy
+39 0182 644100
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Westfield, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 415 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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 small but worthy selection of wines, freshly cut fruit for dessert, complimentary foccacia with rosemary... More 

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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

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

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Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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.

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Irvine, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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 a larger pizza to share. The salad was large and filled with three fresh tomatoes... More 

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Westfield, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles 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 course. We have had pizza at U Recantu before and I didn't recall it being... More 

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Westfield, Massachusetts
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722 reviews
623 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 415 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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 colored decor, informal setting a few feet off the beach, reasonable wine selection all contribute... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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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Milan, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2014

Typical Ligurian sea restaurant, Speedy and really nice waiters. Got for 2 a Swordfish roll entry and a Moscardino (Musky Octopuses) in red sauce with grilled vegetables, desserts, coffe for 45 EUR. Really good food and superb view. Gave a nice tip to the young waiter Will get back!

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Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2011

The food is of very good quality and very reasonable priced. We had 2 spaghetti vongoles (fresh) , 2 Calamari fritti's and a insalata Nicoise with additional unions for a total of Euro 61,00. Also a beautiful wine (white Greco di Tufo) for Euro 20,00 (worth it) and sitting outside you may want to see all tourist and locals pass... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?