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Top Choice Grill in Nonza

La Sassa

In a magnificent setting, on a rocky spur immediately below Nonza’s Genoese watchtower, this entirely outdoor restaurant serves up succulent meat and seafood cooked on an open Argentinian-style grill. Colourfully sp…
Tower in Nonza

Tour de Nonza

Atop a footpath that winds up between the rocks opposite the church, the stark Tour de Nonza is an 18th-century structure erected on the ruins of a Genoese watchtower. In 1768, a single defender managed to hold off …
Corsican in Nonza

L'Auberge du Chat Qui Pêche

At this hillside restaurant, alongside the D80 in open countryside 8km north of Nonza, local seafood and Corsican charcuterie take centre stage. Its stone-and-brick interior is a nice enough spot to relish gambas à …
Church in Nonza

Église Ste-Julie

It’s worth looking inside Nonza’s dramatic orange-and-ochre church, which looms above the tiny village square, to admire its polychrome marble altar, created in Florence in 1693.