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Ristorante Grotta Palazzese

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Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Mediterranean, Italian, Seafood
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It had good food and the view was unbelievable but I found the service was not that good. It’s very expensive and the waiters had bit of a attitude. 35 Euros for a beer.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Chucksingh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I made reservations for noon (the earliest) we were there at 11:45am waiting. (They charge €75 PER PERSON if you cancel) and no one even showed up to open the restaurant until 12:15pm??.. we were seated and it was STUNNING. I mean you cannot beat...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank littlejewlia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location of this place is so beautiful, the views of the sea and the setting makes it worth visiting. They work on fixed menu and the food is no where comparable to the place and price. Full marks for the location and place, but...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank S D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The worst experience ever for a restaurant where the menu has the prices like in a Michelin star restaurant. The view is breathtaking! The location is unique! But to have a lovely evening you need a little more then that. The staff was not friendly,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
4  Thank 5imona
Reviewed November 4, 2018

I would not visit Pogliano just to visit this restaurant. An OK service and food at EXTREMELY high prices. Lots of fuss for nothing.

Date of visit: June 2018
2  Thank Roam58724676047
Reviewed November 4, 2018

The setting of this restaurant is magnificent. It is located in a cave nestled within a cliffside overlooking the sea. Gorgeous and romantic. However, the food is overrated, overpriced, and mediocre. The menu has nothing distinctive or great to justify the fixed price of 120...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Yorg30
Reviewed October 29, 2018

Booked this restaurant November 2017 [yes 2017] for a dinner reservation for October 4th 2018 for my wife's birthday - one of the big ones ! Multiple emails in an attempt to secure a table at the edge was agreed on the basis 'we will...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank KiwiBruce2018
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

This was our penultimate evening of our holiday and we had made the table booking months in advance, which you will need to do. You have to wear smart casual clothing, no shorts or flip flops. We were so lucky to get a table by...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank applegate69
Reviewed October 26, 2018

In the area on a trip looking at churches, villages etc etc. Bored after two days of tramping around in the intense heat. Never to be repeated. Went here for a meal. Super setting but the menu was disappointing in being very limited although the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Arthur B
Reviewed October 25, 2018

I have wanted to go here for years and never got round to it. This September we did. I saw the magazine articles, their website etc. Did I fall in love with the food, or even look at the food - no. It was the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Suzanne H
September 26, 2018|
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Response from Niamh1969 | Reviewed this property |
No extra charge. There’s a designated car park and a free shuttle to the door of the restaurant.
August 22, 2018|
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Response from 912pascala | Reviewed this property |
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Renan B
July 1, 2018|
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Response from Yokasta | Reviewed this property |
The prefix menu minimum 130 Euros without drinks. If you want to order a la cart is a minimum on two course which is the same.
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