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La Carcara

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Via Castello 1 | via castello N1, 84011, Amalfi, Italy
+39 089 830206
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Queens, New York
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3 reviews
Reviewed 11 February 2017

This restaurant is awesome. Great food, reasonable prices, friendly service. We really enjoyed our dinner and the location has beautiful views.

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Thank ems621
Melbourne, Australia
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We had a delicious meal here. Pizza with a crispy thin base and delicious topping and homemade pasta with sausage which was absolutely excellent. All served with a glass of the local red wine - and not too expensive. Would highly recommend.

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Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We were taken to La Carrara by our sainted friend Raphael. And how we praised him. Lucia runs a tight ship, great staff, fabulous food , consistent service .A functional interior , no frills, is easily overlooked because everything else is pretty damm good. Our team of six silver foxes dined there 3 times , it was such good value... More 

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Thank MarkPGloucestershire
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grazie mille per la recensione e la vostra preferenza verso di noi durante il vostro sogiorno a Pogerola More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

If you are expecting simple food, this is the place to go. If you are a fin gourmet stay away. This is a local average place serving local food without any special twist. The antipasti we had was not super, the mozzarella with hard and tasteless. Portions were rather small (we are big eaters especially my gf) the carafe of... More 

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Thank laurentp66
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Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing home made food. Everything tastes fresh and flavourful. They even came to pick us up from the hotel because it was a bit of a long walk. Seems like it is a family run place and they are extremely friendly and polite. Definitely a must when in Amalfi.

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Thank Kostas B
Glasgow
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112 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

After walking up from amalfi we were looking forward to a tasty lunch and we weren't disappointed. We were seated in the outside eating area with lovely views over the valley. We had spaghetti (puttanesca) to start and a selection of grilled vegetables which were lovely. We both opted for a simple pizza marinara and at 3.50 euros each was... More 

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Thank purpletravller
Swords, Ireland
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Brilliant pizza,excellent value ,fantastic family run place ,some great views and good beer . Simple as that

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Thank Gazmcc84
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is tucked around the corner near the church but is worth finding Traditional Italian family run, great service and brilliant with the kids Go for the fish of the day , absolutely delicious . Prices like , everywhere in Pogerola , are far less than elsewhere. We look forward to returning next year Mike Simpson

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Saint Cloud, Florida
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Asked hotel for recommendation of an informal restaurant w Mediterranean, Italian and Seafood and this was a perfect recommendation. The owner's son picked us up at the hotel and sped up the mountain (Mario Andretti) to the village above Amalfi. We ordered salad, vegetables, mussels w homemade pasta and then the mussels were so good we ordered another plate of... More 

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Thank cindycampbelltaylor2
Nashville, Tennessee
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We stayed in the loverly town of Pogerola and ate hear numerous times. Excellent dinner menu and pizza!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$43
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Castello 1 | via castello N1, 84011, Amalfi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Amalfi
  • Phone Number: +39 089 830206
Description
Nice time for couples and groups of friends. Fresh fish of the day and good meat. Wood oven pizza. Outdoor dining.

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