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Il Focolare

Via Cretaio, Casamicciola Terme, Isola d'Ischia, Italy
+39 081 902944
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“antipasti” (6 reviews)
“rabbit” (12 reviews)
“coniglio” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Via Cretaio, Casamicciola Terme, Isola d'Ischia, Italy
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1 - 10 of 40 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This family run restaurant, tucked away in the hills on the north coast, offers a wonderful evening of fine Italian food and wine. The proprietor prides himself on offering the best in authentic local cuisine, including traditional rabbit, but does not caper to the touristy...More

Thank Jeremy Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

All I can say about this restaurant and the food is: BRAVO!! If you want authentic and traditional Italian food that is full of flavor, absolutely fresh and that uses local ingredients, then this place is a must for everyone who enjoys good food. The...More

2  Thank FeffaFeffa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited in October for my sisters Birthday. It was recommended and did not disappoint. The antipasti just kept coming and was absolutely delicious. We had the rabbit for main and again there was lots of it, it was absolute heaven. Well cooked and fresh ingredients....More

Thank T-linky
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Last night my girlfriend and I celebrated our two year anniversary by visiting this wonderful restaurant. We were a bit unsure if what to expect as the location is very out of the way and we were going purely on a recommendation from our hotel....More

Thank Stefan R
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Good Italian food, nice persons working there. The place was open even at ~ 1 p.m. When the most restaurants in Casamicciola were closed.

Thank Plamenka B
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

When we first arrived at the restaurant we immediately noticed the true Italian charm. All searing was outside on a covered deck surrounded by beautiful views and trees. We sat down and were immediately greeted by Ricardo the owner. He proceeded to take us to...More

Thank hebmar
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Call ahead! The rabbit is only by pre-order. I believe it takes hours to stew it properly. The chef comes out to chat and see your preferences for the other courses. Although there is a menu, three of the four of us ordered mostly from...More

Thank Heidi A
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Worth the taxi ride!!! Great Antipasti + Delicious Rabbit in Clay Pot. Not at all expensive, nice house wine. Extra plus: A charismatic chef, who is happy to tell you more about the history of Ischia.

Thank Zhuchen
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Family- run restaurant which makes slow food a serious business. We had a superb Coniglio all'Ischitana (rabbit cooked in the traditional way) after fantastic amuse-bouche cooked to perfection. Only regret was that we cannot eat too much because we wanted to try everything. An absolute...More

1  Thank Stefania S
Reviewed 9 September 2016

This restaurant was recommended to us by a friend in Milan however upon arrival we realised it had been featured on a travel tv programme we had seen featuring their house speciality, the rabbit. It is way up high in the mountains and the drive...More

1  Thank Shepigs
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Restaurant Details

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Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Cretaio, Casamicciola Terme, Isola d'Ischia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Isola d'Ischia  >  Casamicciola Terme
  • Phone Number: +39 081 902944
Description
Speciality: rabbit in aromatic herbs known for meat dishes
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