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La Lanterna

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Via San Cesareo 23/25, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
+39 081 878 1355
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
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Thu - Tue 12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
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York, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A busy restaurant with plenty of Italians eating there, so we thought it was worth a try and were not disappointed. Good menu with lots of local dishes & pleasant atmosphere. We had pasta dishes, side salads & deserts, all well-cooked and tasty. Huge desert menu, although some look 'bought in' served in plastic bowls, hence 4 stars.

Thank Egmondo
Evanston, Illinois
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lovely little restaurant discovery. The waiter showed us the fish prior to it being prepared and it was well beyond my expectations. The staff was very professional and the prices were modest. Highly recommended

Thank sdmassel
Stockport, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We ate here during a recent holiday to Sorrento. We sat outside which was pleasant and just set back from the street so a little more private than some outside tables. We only ate fairly light and both had pizza which was pleasant and shared a strawberry dessert which was also very pleasant. It was a nice meal but has... More 

Thank SallyK5
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice atmosphere and very cheap so did not have high expectations. My pasta with tomato sauce was a mixture of different shapes and it seemed whatever was left in the back of the cupboard. I'm sure one of my teenage sons would have cooked better. I think it's probably one where if you know what you are ordering or are... More 

Thank DM5164
Tel Aviv, Israel
1 review
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We arrived last night to the restaurant, excellent service, unbelievable italian food, great atmosphere, really the best restaurant in sorrento.

Thank Nurit_Zalsman
Leicester, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We first visited three years ago and found the food amazing then. It is rather tucked away so do find it's location and make for it as once you have been you will want to go again and again. Yes there is a fantastic selection of food but I have my favourites ! The staff are brilliant, efficient but really... More 

Thank Maureen A
Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tucked away down a little alley what a wonderful find! The waiters in their smart uniforms, old school service, superb value for money and delicious food! The sun shone on our outside table, you could take as long as you liked over lunch, very clean toilets and some tables were placed over glass enabling you to see the mosaic underneath!... More 

Thank Harleybloke
Burton, United Kingdom
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184 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose this restaurant because it looked quite full and therefore it ouight to be good. It was. Quick service; starters ioncluded carpaccioi of salmon - very nice; Gnocchi sorrentino - good gnocchi in a nice tomato sauce with plenty of cheese and a mixed italian fried starter - also good, Next came fried squid / fried small fish and... More 

Thank UMPath
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited twice on a 4 night stay. The service was excellent, the food lovely and we would highly recommend a visit.

Thank Steve H
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sat outside on a Friday night, good service, VERY good pizza (Amalfi) and a nice bottle of local wine. The only downside was the dessert which was still a bit frozen...

Thank Hugues L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Soups, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Cesareo 23/25, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Sorrento
  • Phone Number: +39 081 878 1355

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?