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Bar L'Ancora Gelateria

Piazza Luigi Guercio Monsignor 5, 84048 Santa Maria di Castellabate, Castellabate, Italy
+39 338 946 6061
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“ice cream” (17 reviews)
“gelato” (4 reviews)
Opens in 3 min
All hours
Cafe, Italian
$$ - $$$
Piazza Luigi Guercio Monsignor 5, 84048 Santa Maria di Castellabate, Castellabate, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been going to l'Ancora for more than 20 years, each summer, a couple of times a week. The gelato is fantastic, I never had any better anywhere else in the world. In the last few years, the place has become even nicer, lovely...More

Thank daunia
caramellato, Proprietario at Bar L'Ancora Gelateria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had our wedding in Santa Maria di castellabate in July. In that occasion, we arranged an Italian buffet dinner the night before at L'Ancora. Domenico and his wife prepared the most delicious Italian buffet for us, and 72 guests. They reserved the entire terrace...More

Thank marl004
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely food and staff, very friendly and beautiful views and sunset. Gets very busy. Very well price.

Thank Martin M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This bar has a great sea view terrace where you can also see the amazing sunset over Capri and Amalfi coast. Good aperol spritz,p - they also do them for a take out to the beach - and good olives. Gelato also good!

Thank MaterialGirl1
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Had some wonderful evenings here. Great host and extremely accommodating to us Welsh folk who like a good sing and drink. Even though we altered his closing time on a few occasions 😂

Thank Darren J
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Had a brilliant time here, both during the day and night! Dominica was a fabulous host, and will meet all needs / requests - if you need any type of celebration / special occasion or just for a few drinks / ice cream, this is...More

Thank Aoibheann M
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Had some great nights in this fantastic bar. Cocktails to die for - my wife highly recommends 'The Hugo'. If you hit a busy night or get a few friends together, this place is quirky and has get atmosphere. It sits directly opposite the beach,...More

1  Thank Danny G
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Simply the best ice cream. Dozens of flavours, rich and creamy. Views over the beach. Good service from very pleasant female staff.

1  Thank Graham E
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Get it to go! The server did not explain that we would get three scoops for two flavors. So we ended up with an odd order. They also asked us to move seats as the sofa we were on "was new"?! Odd. Gelato was better...More

Thank JoeDBerlin
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We have been coming to Santa Maria for the past two years and we absolutely love this place! Only place we go to when we're there! This is certainly the best cocktail and ice cream place to go to! Their strawberry dacuquiri and mojito's are...More

2  Thank CiaraandGerard
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 05:00
08:00 - 05:00
08:00 - 05:00
08:00 - 05:00
08:00 - 05:00
08:00 - 05:00
08:00 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Luigi Guercio Monsignor 5, 84048 Santa Maria di Castellabate, Castellabate, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Salerno  >  Castellabate  >  Santa Maria di Castellabate
  • Phone Number: +39 338 946 6061
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