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La Cucina degli Amici

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Corso Umberto I 47, Pozzuoli, Italy
0039 0815269393
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Great tomato salad!

Food in Pozzuoli is good in average, no big bad surprises. The tomato salad in this restaurant is highly recommended!

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 12, 2013
Lund, Sweden
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English first
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

We where around pozzuoli for a suggestion of fresh and nice seafood and we stopped at this restaurant waiter do not bring any menus and sound like he would tell us what to eat....with pressure suggestion unlikely we excepted his suggestion after telling him we do not want to much antipasti because I want to enjoy after a small taste... More 

Thank Ben A
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40 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

In the mother land of famous Sofia Lauren you will expect great food but at this restaurant food is outstanding. The service is impeccable packed with plenty of fitness that are rare in this neck of the world. Gennaro the owner is a great host and his wine suggestion nailed the perfect taste. Very pleased to reccomend this restaurant.

Thank Alexander O
Palm Beach, Florida
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48 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We stopped by this restaurant well before Italian lunchtime because we were leaving town and wanted a small bite before going. This was a really lucky choice. We had wonderful bruschetta, a fresh and delicious mixed salad and a half bottle of very nice white wine. The staff were so attentive, in spite of the fact that we ordered practically... More 

Thank sherrypalmbeach
Montreal, Canada
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We were so pleased to find out that the owner Massimo offers a huge selection of gluten free dishes, including bread, pasta and even dessert. Our friend was presented with an amazing platter of varied antipasti all gluten free -- a real treat for her. The quality of all the food was very impressive. The dish Pasta degli Amici was... More 

Thank Sophie R
Lund, Sweden
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128 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

Food in Pozzuoli is good in average, no big bad surprises. The tomato salad in this restaurant is highly recommended!

Thank Eratolin
Maastricht, The Netherlands
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72 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2012

Having lunch in the sunshine on the terrace (wearing our jackets, it was a bit chilly !) just before Christmas really was a great experience. We had antipasti (selection by the house), very teasteful, fresh seafood just caught that morning in Pozzuoli. Then we had a great dish of pasta (arrabiata and vongole), for sure the pasta was one of... More 

Thank BiagiodiMaratea
Naples, Italy
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2012

You have to try delicious food. You don't have to order any "italian" dish...Ask for suggestion!! They eat little octopus in tomato soup, fried little fishes, clams...so many different things to taste!!

Thank GaiaRaffa
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

I'd done a lot of research into restaurants before our day trip to Pozzuoli and, on first impressions, it looked like I'd chosen a winner. Lovely outdoor seating area overlooking the sea front and the colourful ceramics on the table were a nice touch. Things rapidly went downhill. Service was brisk, efficient, unsmiling and frankly unwelcoming. Having failed to learn... More 

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Oahu, Hawaii
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57 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2012

The extremely professional staff and the incredible food make this a must eat in my book. When anyone comes to town I take them here. You can certainly find cheaper fare either direction on the via, but you won't match the experience or the quality of the food. Like any place on the via, parking can be a challenge so... More 

Thank ap4iowast
Alexandria, VA
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2011

Serves traditional Neapolitan food and seems to always be well frequented. The staff is friendly (and speak English) even when the restaurant is at capacitiy. This restaurant offers some of the best and most extensive frutti di mare. Almost a whole meal in itself. Parking is nearby, but during the summer months a spot may be harder to find. Tables... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Corso Umberto I 47, Pozzuoli, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Pozzuoli
  • Phone Number: 0039 0815269393

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Chowder, Soups


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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?