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“Freshest Seafood in Salerno!”
Review of L'Unico

L'Unico
Ranked #33 of 775 Restaurants in Salerno
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$68 - US$91
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
Description: Il ristorante e'ubicato nel centro storico di salerno di fronte alla chiesa di S.Giorgio,a pochi passi dalla cattedrale(il duomo).Il nostro menu'e' esposto all'esterno con una vasta scelta del pescato del giorno,tutto rigorosamente proveniente dalle paranze(barche)salernitane.Il ristorante dispone di una piazzetta all'esterno e di due salette all'interno ideali per pranzi o cene d'affari, feste private e pranzi o cene in comitiva.
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

We stumbled upon this restaurant in a little alley way and it was the best meal we had in Salerno. The owner took the time to explain the menu to us, as it changes every day. He also took time to discuss how he has a boat that catches fish twice a day, and how our seafood appetizer came off the boat that very afternoon. This place is off the beaten path and not touristy at all. Would absolutely recommend it to anyone who wants a nice, but inexpensive, quality seafood dinner!

Thank RebeccaZeuschner
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Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Arrived just before the rush and enjoyed a fabulous meal. Super fresh Clams, tagliatele squid Ragu, linguine with anchovies and rum bahbah to finish . All great. The menu, expertly translated and described was bursting with fresh fish dishes. All the dishes needed sampling and from my peeking of the food leaving the kitchen I should have tried more!. Great night. Many thanks to the team.

Thank David Claire K
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

where do i start?
The staff are all amazing! extremely helpful and kind - our host explained each dish in detail as to the way it is cooked and presented. you could genuinely see her love for the job.
The food is very fresh and perfectly cooked! Simple yet sophisticated enough!
prices are extremely fair
again i have to mention that the service is excellent

overall this place is the main reason i'd visit Salerno again soon!
booking recommended

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Thank AbelaG
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

After a week and a half of Italian dining, L'Unico was the first place to step up to the plate and blow our minds! Being greeted by a glass of Prosecco followed by a guided explanation of the 4-foot menu helped us settle right in. We started with the salt and pepper shrimp and the clams. Those two dishes were the definition of succulent! From there we had the anchovy linguine and the ragu. We finished that up with the baba and called it a night after a half liter of house red. Such a treat!

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Thank joshua e
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

We decided on this restaurant as a recommendation from our arbnb host and we are glad we went ! The service was great ! The owner himself explained the menu and offered us the fresh caught of the day - John Dori!! Amazing !!! He explained to us they go out twice a day to the sea for the freshest fish. We ate fish that had been caught two hours before our meal, and it was delicious.

The appetizers and pasta dishes are also fresh and incredibly flavorful. We had the octopus, the fish balls, linguini and clams, and fettuccini with catfish.

The owner gave us a very fair price on his catch of the day, and even gave us free liquor at the end of the meal. The personal touch to the service was greatly appreciated.

I recommend making a reservation if you know of your visit in advance.

Thank suave5
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