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Via Salvatore Quasimodo 20, 84011, Amalfi, Italy
+39 089 871443
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (4 reviews)
“profiteroles” (2 reviews)
“lemon cake” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Via Salvatore Quasimodo 20, 84011, Amalfi, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed dinner here both times we stayed in Amalfi. We love how the owner treats you like family.

Thank USAOnTheMove
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

After spending 12 hours in transit to get to Amalfi, and arriving at 9pm, we walked to the first open place we could find. It was a magical experience from start to finish. The owner made us feel welcome and at home immediately, despite our...More

Thank Benjamin W
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We ate there twice while on holiday as it was close to our hotel and saved us the treacherous walk into town in the dark! Simple food and nice elderly owner who makes you feel welcome. Be prepared for a long wait if it's busy.

Thank Pauline M
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This restaurant was a very good surprise, because Amalfi is a town to be avoided, because no beach, just a sea view, and to reach very dangerous route and "criminal" drivers. Food very good, typical Italian, but deserve a compliment. The Manager is one of...More

Thank Paulo V
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Nicola, the owner, and his family made us feel at home with his hospitality and with his delicious home cooked authentic Italian meals. If your visiting Amalfi this is must! Add this to your list! Perfect ambience with quiet Italian music softly playing in the...More

Thank Jesse B
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Came in here to get a casual meal as the Hotel Miramalfi was a bit too posh for a quick bite to eat - what an amazing find. The most friendly guy who owned it delivered us some stunning tasting food - although the profiteroles...More

Thank DrKazza
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

This is on the way into amalfi. 10 mins away. It is built into the cliff face and a lovely little restaurant. Food was great. I had mixed grilled fish and my wife had one of a few the friendly owner recommended, ravioli stuffed with...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

This is a terrific place. Near Hotel Miramalfi. The owner greets you, takes your order, tends the bar, entertains you while you eat and even helped in the kitchen! A homey, family run place where you feel like you are in an Italian home. The...More

Thank jackandlinda11
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We were met by the owner as we walked towards his restaurant in the street and greeted with a warm smile and a hearty buonasera. We then sat down at our table inside and we were treated like locals. Lucky we had another dining couple...More

Thank Damian G
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Everything anyone could possibly want; the owner, Nicola, is a sincere and truly wonderful host. He made our stay! We had dinner 4 times and each was better than the last. He reminds me of my uncles with his need to be sure everyone is...More

Thank Lawrence F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Salvatore Quasimodo 20, 84011, Amalfi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Amalfi
  • Phone Number: +39 089 871443
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