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La Carcara

Via Castello 1 | via castello N1, 84011, Amalfi, Italy
+39 089 830206
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (13 reviews)
“pizza” (35 reviews)
“skewers” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Castello 1 | via castello N1, 84011, Amalfi, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a delightful experience we had dining at this cozy family style restaurant on our trip to Amalfi Coast. We were staying in Pogerola for about a week and soon after discovering La Carcara we realized we would come back every day for dinner there....More

Thank JfourJ
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Spent a wonderful morning at La Carcara’s learning a little bit about Italian cooking . Only 3 of us making tasty prawn & smoked cheese skewers, pasta, & more. The Lemon pudding was superb ...managed to eat the lot ..no problemo !

Thank Margaretg672
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

This is a family owned restaurant a short drive up the mountain from Amalfi and well worth it!! My husband and I stayed a few minutes from there and Umberto was more than happy to shuttle us both ways with a smile. We were in...More

Thank Ashleyniemes
Reviewed 10 September 2018

This restaurant is a family owned business in the quaint, mountain village of Pogerola in Amalfi. The food is outrageously delicious. The pizza is to die for as are all the other dishes. All types of Italian food is offered. Of course, the pasta is...More

Thank Ernie G
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

This restaurant advertises as a pizza restaurant, which is why we went. But it turned out that they offer much more. Nevertheless we had pizzas which were excellent. My first course, a skewer of fried prawn and smoked cheese, was excellent. We both had the...More

Thank richard_and_robbie
Reviewed 5 September 2018

This restaurant is located away from tourist areas, we went there because the security at the hotel where we stayed recommended it to us. One of the owners of the restaurant came to pick us up and he also took us back to the hotel...More

1  Thank Elvira R
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We wished that we had found out about this hidden gem earlier than our last night on the coast, because we definitely would have been back on a daily basis! Everything about this restaurant was amazing - customer service, atmosphere, fresh and delicious food, and...More

Thank J-canada2
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We were recommended to this restaurant by a fellow guest at our hotel. We have now eaten there twice as the food is outstanding. The restaurant is run by a family: mother, father (the chef) and both children help out. They will even send a...More

Thank Jenni K
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

I do not often write reviews as I must be pushed beyond my wildest expectations in order to take the time to write. La Cacara is like finding an oasis in the desert. This is my first time in Italy but growing up in NYC...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is well worth the bus ride from Amalfi! Hidden in the cliff side is a terrific restaurant run by the most welcoming family in Italy. The view from the outdoor patio is a breathtaking panorama of the surrounding mountains. This family run business...More

Thank rileythompson00
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Castello 1 | via castello N1, 84011, Amalfi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Salerno  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Amalfi
  • Phone Number: +39 089 830206
  • E-mail
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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