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Via Frate Gerardo Sasso, 9, 84010 Scala, Italy
+39 089 857304
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
1 week ago
“Tasty Sunday Lunch”
2 weeks ago
“Local dishes lovingly prepared”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Via Frate Gerardo Sasso, 9, 84010 Scala, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Driven to this restaurant by our guide for a late Sunday lunch. Lovely setting sitting outside, shared salad and overly main courses, arguably a bit too much for lunch. Staff very friendly and service/food good quality at reasonable price. Mini bus party arrival created a...More

1  Thank menors
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose to stay at Il Pinguino because my husband had seen a TV show with one of his favorite chefs, David Rocco, at Il Pinguino. We owe that TV show a LOT! The drive to Scala is beautiful and the views from Il Pinguino...More

1  Thank littlerocky5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice, family owned local Italian restaurant with a comfortable and clean B&B. We stayed 4 nights at this B&B, and ate every dinner there since we're really satisfied with what we eat. Özge & Bora Çalışkan

Thank Ozge D
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We ate here on Saturday and Sunday nights in the middle of January. This is one of the few, if not only, game in town in Ravello and La Scala at this most out of season of times. The service is great, with fluent English...More

Thank liverpool1023
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Staying along the Amalfi in middle of January and you realise what low season means - not much is open. However, we were more than happy to dine at Il Pinguino twice. Lovely service, great menu, delicious food, with the best cheesecake I have ever...More

Thank SwedenLondon
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We travelled to Italy for a friends wedding and stayed at Il Pinguino as well as eating there every night. The accommodation is modern and very comfortable with good showers, wifi and all that you need. The restaurant is excellent, authentic Italian food some of...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Had an absolutely lovely time at Il Pinguino, we ate here a couple times during our stay in Scala and would love to go back again. The staff were so welcoming and helpful, they really made our visit special. It won medals for the best...More

Thank Jennie S
Reviewed 2 January 2017

It was New Year's Day so I was a little skeptical of finding an open place for dinner in Scala but Il Pinguino filled the spot. I had driven by the B&B which I learned is quite reasonably priced but never considered there was a...More

Thank NKyAdventurer
Reviewed 24 December 2016

A relaxed, family-run restaurant. Amazing food and lovely people. We ate here four times during our stay in Scala - couldn't get enough. Would highly recommend the food and the ambience!

Thank TravellerA123
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Looking at photos of our trip to Amalfi in October brought back wonderful memories of the people, the place and the food. We visited Il Pinguino a few times in our stay and I really want to go back now. It is everything you want...More

Thank Molyvos22
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Cynthia P
I was wondering if you guys were open seven days a week? And are your opening times still 12:30 to 14:30 and 19:00 to 23:00? Thank you!
21 March 2017|
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Response from Clive1234x | Reviewed this property |
As I recall yes they are
Jennie U
Opening times
23 June 2015|
Response from walter o |
12.30 to 14.30 19 to 23
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$39
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Frate Gerardo Sasso, 9, 84010 Scala, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Scala
  • Phone Number: +39 089 857304
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