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Osteria Da Carmela

#160 of 2,374 Restaurants in Naples
Certificate of Excellence
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Via Conte di Ruvo 11/12, 80135, Naples, Italy
+39 081 549 9738
11:45 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:45
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Berlin, Germany
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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We had an excellent lunch here, very pleasant service and delicious Italian food! We had pasta with chickpeas and pasta with potatoes, both classics from Naples. I fully recommend

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Rosario G, Proprietario at Osteria Da Carmela, responded to this review

Dear Akos, thank you very much for your review, we are very glad to see your positive valuation. Please come to visit us again, we have a lot of choice of pasta and second dishes :) Kind Regards! More 

Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017

After two evenings of pizza I decided on a change and could not have made a better choice than this. A delightful, small restaurant, with a super selection of wines and traditional Neapolitan fare (no pizza). The food was simple, very tasty and well presented. I would recommend highly. The service was also very friendly. When you have had your... More 

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Torfaen, United Kingdom
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200 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 196 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stumbled across this little place in passing and were a bit concerned that it was empty - never a good sign to my mind ! How wrong I was ! By the time we were on our dessert they had to turn diners away. Very warm welcome - the waitress spoke good English and was eager to help and... More 

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Rosario G, Proprietario at Osteria Da Carmela, responded to this review

Dear Margaret Ponthir, thank you vey much of your review. We are a small reality in Naples, but our desserts, like Zuppa inglese, are really famous in our city, because we use only the traditional way to prepare them. We are verry glad that you appreciate our small Osteria. And we are proud that you note our art gallery, its... More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A small restaurant serving terrific food. The waitress was extremely helpful and offered some suggestions of what to eat. Each course was tasty. There is plenty opportunity to eat fish, so take advantage. A little bit more expensive than some of the restaurants in Naples, but worth it!

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Rosario G, Proprietario at Osteria Da Carmela, responded to this review

Dear Rhibar, thank you very much for your review. We hope you'll come back soon fo taste our dish of fish and pasta! Kind Regards! More 

Adelaide, Australia
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We ate here on 4 Feb 17 after positive Trip Advisor reviews and weren't disappointed. This was a truely amazing meal in a lovely welcoming Osteria which we would eat in again. We arrived just after opening time without a reservation. By the time we left however the restaurant was almost full. We shared two starters (buffet of vegetable and... More 

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Rosario G, Proprietario at Osteria Da Carmela, responded to this review

Dear Brezra, thank you very much for your correct review, we hope that you will come back again, because you should taste our magnificient seconds of fish. Thank you again for your review! Sincerely yours More 

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89 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

If you are in this area, this is a very good choice for dinner. We were pleased we managed a table (dining early, as travellers often do) as it filled up, mainly with what seemed to be families, locals and regulars. We had fish dishes - both well prepared.

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54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

After too many pizzerias, this is one of the best restaurants in Milan. Interesting to read the other reviews as we were the only non-Italians, the service was efficient and friendly, we didn't wait for our food and the quality was simple excellence. We were lucky to walk in and get a table as it quickly filled so my advice... More 

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Lyon, France
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57 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

After stuffing ourselves on delicious pizza during the day we were looking for other choices for dinner. This restaurant didn't it disappoint. Great selection of pastas, seafood and meat dishes. Everything was great, especially the fish - I had the spigola (sea bream) baked in salt. The wine menu was full of great choices from around Italy. Desserts were few... More 

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Rosario G, Proprietario at Osteria Da Carmela, responded to this review

Dear Bruexpat, thank you very much for your review, we have also a seasonal menù. For the rest we are very greatful for your review and we hope to see you again. Kind Regards More 

Auerbach, Germany
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92 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Little Osteria off the main street, near the Post. In the right place at the right time. Good menu and pretty fair wine selection.

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Rosario G, Proprietario at Osteria Da Carmela, responded to this review

Dear Vandelots, thank you very much for your review, we hope that you'll come back as soon as possible in Naples and in Osteria da Carmela. Regards More 

Louisville, Kentucky
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Every time we are in Naples we go to Osteria da Carmela & are never dissapointed. It a small, intimate place near the Archaeological Museum. Service has always been excellent & there has never been a language barrier. You get to see the food on plates before you select.. I've never been disappointed ordering their fish. Bill Allison

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Rosario G, Proprietario at Osteria Da Carmela, responded to this review

Thank you Bill Allison! We hope to see you soon! Sincerely More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$22 - US$32
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:45 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:45
11:45 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:45
11:45 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:45
11:45 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:45
11:45 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:45
11:45 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Conte di Ruvo 11/12, 80135, Naples, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Naples>  > Pendino
  • Neighbourhood: Pendino
  • Phone Number: +39 081 549 9738
The restaurant, in the heart of the ancient Naples offers a rich menu from the traditional Neapolitan cuisine; the atmosphere is really relaxing and the place, with its elegant lines and features, is really nice. After all, Neapolitan cuisine is famous and beloved, like Neapolitan songs all over the world.

"We love what we do!"

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