We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Cucina degli Amici

Chowder, Soups
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Corso Umberto I 47, Pozzuoli, Italy
0039 0815269393
Website
Improve this listing
Add hours for La Cucina degli Amici and help diners know when to go.
+ Add hours
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Reservations

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 126 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 43
    Excellent
  • 40
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 13
    Poor
  • 14
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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
Eratolin
,
Lund, Sweden
Add Photo Write a Review

126 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Level Contributor
26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Palm Beach, Florida
Level Contributor
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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Montreal, Canada
Level Contributor
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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lund, Sweden
Level Contributor
118 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 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!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Maastricht, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
73 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Naples, Italy
Level Contributor
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!!

Was this review helpful? Yes
England
Level Contributor
37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Oahu, Hawaii
Level Contributor
49 reviews
28 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Alexandria, VA
Level Contributor
35 reviews
20 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed La Cucina degli Amici also viewed

Pozzuoli, Province of Naples
 
Pozzuoli, Province of Naples
Pozzuoli, Province of Naples
 

Been to La Cucina degli Amici? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

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: Chowder, Soups

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from La Cucina degli Amici staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?