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food and wine, Genoa: 5 reviews and 6 photos

  small shops around the Porto Antico
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  • small shops around the Porto Antico - Genoa
      small shops around the Porto Antico
    by croisbeauty
  • small shops in those narrow streets - Genoa
  • small shops in those narrow streets - Genoa
 

Hmm, this is what I really love, fine fresh and moderately expensive fishes & crabs. It is, however, too much if asking 26? for the wild orata (orata nostrana), should cost around 20 euros, not more then that. The other guy have put the price of 10? for "orata nostrana" but there must be something wrong about it. Or this is breeded orata or it's not fresh at all.
Even calamari (squid fish) cost too much, I would never pay 14? for calamari from Mare Ligure, what then here could cost calamari from the Adriatic Sea, the best calamari that excisting?


What to buy: I suppose its possible to burgain the prices for the fishes, especially if buying more then 1 kg. Good chances to reducing prices is if coming here and buy after 1 or 2am, the next day this fish doesn't worth much so they must sell it the same day.

Theme: Food and Drink

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Oct 1, 2011
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