The wine & aperitivo bar Nessun Dorma is one of the most popular restaurants in Manarola, located at the highest point in the village, with the best view.
What is Nessun Dorma?
The Nessun Dorma is a well known wine bar in Manarola - Cinque Terre with breathtaking views. This restaurant is a very popular spot. You just download the app and you will not be bothered by the usually long wait.
Nessun Dorma is known for its panoramic position over the town of Manarola, an unforgettable experience for an aperitivo, lunch or dinner.
On the terrace overlooking the sea, you can order different sorts of bruschetta platters. Ligurian crostinis with pesto, salami, buffalo mozzarella and burrata cheese are served with local wines from the hills of Manarola.
How can I reserve a table at Nessun Dorma?
Download the Nessun Dorma application to your mobile phone and you will not be bothered by the usually long wait. The virtual queue opens at 11.30am. Check regulary to see how many people are in front of you in the queue. You can digitally queue for your table whilst exploring the town or hanging out by the water.
Nessun Dorma opening hours
The bar is open from 12am to 9.30pm. Closed on Tuesdays. Nessun Dorma is normally open from the middle of March until November 1 each year.
Pesto making classes
For the pesto experience you will have to book in advance. There are two classes daily starting at 10:30am and 1:30pm at the Nessun Dorma Food & Wine in Manarola. You will learn how to make your own pesto using fresh basil. Afterwards, a lunch is served including bruschetta; fresch bread with burrata, tomatoes and fresh pesto, Parma ham and focaccia. You can also taste the local Cinque Terre white wines.