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Osteria della Castagna

Via Romana della Castagna 20 R, 16148, Genoa, Italy
+39 010 399 0265
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
5 Sep 2018
“No Grazie ”
29 May 2018
“Fish filet with bones and scales”
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Via Romana della Castagna 20 R, 16148, Genoa, Italy
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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

1-No to the food 2- No the prices What the taste and quality for worth it Italian food better in American Sorry i am italian but the food is not good

Thank Vf150
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

We came on a Monday evening around 7:30pm. There was almost nobody and the service just started. We ordered ravioli, gnocchi, mixed fried seafood and fish filet. The dishes came quickly and they tasted good, except the fish filet. It was not properly deboned and...More

Thank Culinary_Perfect
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Spent a leisurely dinner here tonight. Food was tasty and the portions are more than generous. Risotto was a winner. We followed that with pasta and seafood and was spoilt with the large array of seafood accompanying the pasta - mussels, clams, scallops, langoustines and...More

Thank Wynand P
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Whilst in Genoa last month at AC Hotel, we consulted Tripadvisor for a good restaurant in the area. Turns out we were delighted by our choice. We opted for the Osteria della Castagna, a mere few blocks from the hotel. The restaurant is located in...More

Thank eleojac
Reviewed 1 August 2015

This osteria does not disappoint. Very seafood focused. We ordered a Rossesso Ligurian red, very compatible with our fish and reasonably priced. The service was professional, but be prepared to speak a little of Italian

Thank Storey G
Reviewed 5 July 2015

We've eaten here several times, always bringing a large group with us. The staff couldn't be more accommodating, always asking if there were guests who might be allergic to nuts or needed gluten-free preparations. The pasta is excellent -- ask for the pasta that originates...More

Thank okpowell55
cstagna, Proprietario at Osteria della Castagna, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2015

Many many thanks !!!

Reviewed 10 June 2015

Stay away from Antica Osteria Della Castagna! I have never given a restaurant a One Star on Trip Advisor until now. When I arrived the only patrons were English and Orientials. That is when I should have run. Ordered a seafood appetizer - a lot...More

1  Thank Casmir
Reviewed 7 May 2013

Several time I've visited the Osteria, also late nights. Always met by the friendly family staff. Always try a little bit more. Food is always enough portions and it's tasty. The chef is a nice guy to chat with. I recommend this small place.

2  Thank Bosse W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Romana della Castagna 20 R, 16148, Genoa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa
  • Phone Number: +39 010 399 0265
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