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PRICE RANGE
US$8 - US$31
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Ligurian, Northern-Italian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Daily temperature and symptom checks for staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
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Updated 27/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 27/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Reviewed 19 September 2021 via mobile

Just one word! What a great pizza’s! All the ingredients so good in balance and fresh and the bottom as a bottom should be! But that’s my opinion 😎

Date of visit: September 2021
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LeGardenie_Ristorante, Proprietario at Le Gardenie, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2021

Dear Michel, Thank you very much! Hope to see you soon The staff

Reviewed 20 September 2020 via mobile

Wow! An iconic Italian resturant. Delicious food, fantastic service and great atmosphere. It's also located right next to the beach, so perfect for lunch/dinner after a day in the sun and sea!

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 31 July 2019 via mobile

Perfect lunch for relaxing summer day. No complaint even though menu was only in Italians.... local restaurant with great hospitality

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed 2 May 2019 via mobile

Had dinner with my partner at 1st of may. The restaurants in town were all empty except this place. Fully booked to the last table. First good sing for us. We already expected some higher prices when we saw the beautiful plates served to the...guests but it wasn't like this at all. The prices were unbelievably low and the quality of food simply outstanding. The service as well fantastic, professional and very attentive. We ate in Gourmet and Michelin restaurants in Italy and this one is nothing less than a Gourmet! From the set up to the dessert, everything was perfect with lovely extras! Make sure you don't miss a visit and book a table in advance. The whole dinner experience was the best we had so far in Italy. A big thanks to all the staff who made this evening so unexpected special for us!More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 28 September 2018

Very good experience, food is great, nice prices, good service and a nice ambiance. You notice most of clients are locals, always a good sign. We were in the area for 5 days and enjoyed our diner twice an picked up pizza's one evening.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

If you're out for a couple's night out, the place is perfect. The entrance right next door, of the same restaurant, offers the possibility to order takeaway pizza with reasonable northern Italian prices, i.e. 3 to 8 euros, plus 1 euro for gluten free option....The ingredients are fresh, the recipes are both classic and original, such as the Gardenie Pizza, and it all comes at great value. If you're budget is exploding thanks to the area's unreasonable prices (especially within the 5 Terre), then this is the place for you (also applies if you just want a simple night out with your loved one, eating delicious pizza on the beach nearby, watching the sun set)More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

The pizza was good and the service was nice. There aren’t many vegan options, but one may ask to customize whatever really. Good choice of beers. The only bad thing: they told us we’d have to wait 20 minutes for a table, but it turned...out to be a whole hour.More

Date of visit: December 2017
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant a stones throw from the sea at Riva. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful and were very well informed about gluten free food. The two in our family needing gluten free food both had delicious fresh pizzas and there...were other gluten free options too. We had a lovely evening here and would highly recommend it to anyone.More

Date of visit: August 2017
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely place, friendly people, great service and good food for a great price. We'll be back in Riva and to legardena.!

Date of visit: August 2017
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Reviewed 3 December 2016

Excellent service even though the Restaurant was completely full. Staff were very friendly and accommodating and the menu very good.

Date of visit: November 2016
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Frequently Asked Questions about Le Gardenie

Yes, Le Gardenie offers takeaway services.

Yes, Le Gardenie is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

Le Gardenie is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4