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Il Machiavelli restaurant e lounge

Via Vittorio Emanuele 15, 80045 Pompeii, Italy
+39 081 850 5367
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beef tartare” (4 reviews)
“tasting menu” (6 reviews)
“tripe” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Vittorio Emanuele 15, 80045 Pompeii, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

After a visit to the ruins of Pompeij we wanted to fill our stomachs with some food .... it became ALOT of food in the form of a 5-course menu that was absolutely stunning. I recommend everyone to visit this amazing restautang and enjoy their...More

Thank Mats M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We chose to eat at this restaurant because of the great reviews. The reviews were correct, the restaurant was great. We each had the chef's tasting menu. The food was great. The service was great. Giuseppe was our waiter. This is a great restaurant.

Thank cuso92
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are going to Pompeii, be sure to visit this restaurant. Wonderful and cozy design. And most importantly - delicious cuisine! All dishes are very tasty and well decorated. Wonderful wine list and wonderful service! We were pleasantly surprised

Thank Vladimir M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great lobster which the chef helped us to clean, it was a great service and lovelly taste, thank you so much!

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with my brother and we had a very high quality dinner. Simply put the food, wine and service were outstanding for a very reasonable price. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend it.

Thank Greatdayz
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I ate here last night and everything was excellent. The service was top notch and the food was adventurous and delicious. The three bread choices were interesting and scrumptious -- Fiorelli bread (who knew?). I had the Bottoni filled with potatoes and provola with and...More

Thank dibij
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Part of my 14 day tour of Italy we were treated to a meal Machiavelli restaurant e lounge and what a great night food wine and music to sing along with another night to remember A class all round.

Reviewed 10 June 2017

From other reviews we had high hopes of this place but they were not realised. They serve a traditional menu which for all I know may be within the chef's capabilities but they try for fine dining with a range of tasting menu options. If...More

Thank Ashfield531
Alfredo86napoli, Proprietario at Il Machiavelli restaurant e lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

I'm sorry our restaurant did not meet your taste, but I want to make some clarifications. First of all on Friday night there were 26 covered and that evening they were all foreigners, things that a tourist place , like Pompei, can happen, especially If...More

Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

A visit to this restaurant formed part of my wife's birthday celebrations, following a visit to the famous Pompeii site. We were not disappointed. The menu, although seemingly limited, offers great options. The ingredients are local and the dishes well executed. I enjoyed, yes enjoyed,...More

Thank duffers007
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Wonderful food served by Giuseppe and Alexandro. There were surprises throughout the evening. I will not give the secrets away but just delightful. Thoughtful to the extend of having a pashmina on hand if you felt chilly. We chose from the a la carte menu...More

Thank LiveForNow9
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Andrea Noelle D
22 August 2016|
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Response from Alfredo86napoli | Property representative |
Dear Andrea, We will be glad to give you further information , you can contact us to our website or our email. Thank you to choised our restaurant for your lunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$52
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
19:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:00
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19:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:00
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19:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Vittorio Emanuele 15, 80045 Pompeii, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Pompeii
  • Phone Number: +39 081 850 5367
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