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Chalet Nonna Carmela

Via Spinesante N 32, 80075 Forio, Isola d'Ischia, Italy
+39 081 989222
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
4 days ago
“Just the ticket for a beach-side lunch”
25 Jul 2017
“Just a fabulous restaurant in a great location on a lovely beach”
Open Now
08:30 - 19:00All hours
Seafood, Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Via Spinesante N 32, 80075 Forio, Isola d'Ischia, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Friendly beach side restaurant on Spiaggia la Chiaia. Huge portions of fresh, flavoursome home cooking with views across the bay to Forio harbour. Our favourites included the substantial bruschetta and the mammoth melon and prosciutto. You may well over-order on your first visit... but whatever;...More

Thank AC1964
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Just a fabulous restaurant in a great location on a lovely beach. The staff are super-friendly and accommodating. The mussels in tomato soup and the grilled squid and fantastic and really good value for money. Nothing detrimental to say about this place. Super clean, lovely...More

Thank RalphJParkin
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We have been coming to Forio for the last 10 years and year 1 we found Nonna Carmela. It surely is the best beach on this part of the island. The restaurant provides excellent food ... it is by a long shot the best place...More

Thank AnneDonoghue
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We ate here several times- from outside it looks rather like a standard beach shack joint, but the food is much better. The dining room- tardis like- is larger than one would imagine from outside, and the views of the sunset over the bay are...More

Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

This little gem is an amazing eatery in the heart of forio. It's a perfect place to enjoy a proper Italian food. Perfect for family and couples. Facing the beach and had a lovely atmosphere. Staffs were very friendly. Will come back again.

Thank Cassandra W
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Vito the lifeguard is a very kind and caring gentleman and he provides assistance to disabled people to gain access to the beach amongst multiple other activities. The restaurant as run by Paolo and Mario the cook is always busy and the food is always...More

Thank mclaughlin_peter
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

We have been coming here for a few years. We use the beach and are always welcomed by Vito the charming, ever watchful lifeguard. We take our lunch in Nonna Carmela and no matter how busy or stressed he is Paolo is always charming and...More

Thank mclaughlin_peter
Reviewed 14 May 2014 via mobile

The sand is cleaned twice a day. You can eat on the beach or inside. WC. Shower. Food is perfect and atmosphere is very warm. No shic, if you need it. Bruschetta with tomatoes is unbelievable tasty. Coffee, croissants are perfect. Calamari and shrimps on...More

Thank VikTorry
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$10 - US$48
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
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Open Hours
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Spinesante N 32, 80075 Forio, Isola d'Ischia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Isola d'Ischia  >  Forio
  • Phone Number: +39 081 989222
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