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Ristorante San Giovanni

via S. Maria - Fraz. Pontone, 84010 Scala, Italy
+39 089 872582
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (32 reviews)
“gnocchi” (13 reviews)
“pizza” (35 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
via S. Maria - Fraz. Pontone, 84010 Scala, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This fabulous family-run restaurant was recommended by our tour guide and driver Vittorio of Rosata Private Tour. We had delicious pizza (marinara suitable for vegans), loads of sides, amazing homemade local cake (something lemony and an Easter special) and bold Espresso. Loved. It.

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Ravello on a tour of the Amalfi coast. Make the time to visit Ravello, but more on that in another review. Our driver suggested we visit this little Gem on our way back toward Amalfi. I thought oh boy, what or where is...More

Thank jplovescycling
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Our driver Angelo Stinka brought us this ristorante for lunch. It was such a delight. The service was wonderful, the views breathtaking and the pizza topped it off. The pizza was so good. Then we finished it off with some limoncello! Do take the time...More

Thank gary19522017
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Walking from Ravello to Amalfi via Pontone, excellent family restaurant with extended shady garden dining area with panoramic views plus very pleasant main restaurant. Food, wine, service excellent.

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Perfect for a lunch break while hiking the trails of Amalfi, Ravello and Scala's beautiful neighborhoods or a delicious quiet dinner after a long day of sight seeing. Also the best antipasti of my trip!

Thank Allison K
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We loved our lunch here. It was the perfect stop after a long day of hiking. The view is incredible! We enjoyed the clam pasta, pizza, and wine.

Thank blueelephant2011
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We stayed in Pontone on our trip so decided to try out the local restaurant instead of trecking down the 100 steps to Amalfi for dinner. So glad we did! The food is spectacular. REAL home cooking. No tourist-trap dishes here. Silvio and family were...More

Thank Salvatore B
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Our second visit to this great restaurant! The food is absolutely fabulous! A large group of us (16) went for dinner....we asked the owner to choose several dishes and surprise us all and bring them to the table! Each dish was excellent... This has to...More

Thank skinnycotswolds
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

The gnocchi are indeed superb! So is the Caprese, and the pizza, good service, gorgeous outdoor terraza Grate lunch!!!!

Thank Beatriz Y
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is a lovely family run restaurant with views of the Amalfi coast. Good friendly service. Great pizza and pasta...... and don't forget the complimentary limoncello :)

Thank Mike K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: via S. Maria - Fraz. Pontone, 84010 Scala, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Scala
  • Phone Number: +39 089 872582
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