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“Outstanding choice for a restaurant in Conca de Marini” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Le Bonta del Capo

Le Bonta del Capo
Via Primo Maggio, 14, 84010 Conca dei Marini, Italy
089 831515
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Price range: $34 - $61
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean, Chowder
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Melbourne, Australia
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 29 cities Reviews in 29 cities
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
“Outstanding choice for a restaurant in Conca de Marini”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

The food is indeed excellent - we had dinner there three times and lunch once. We were staying around 300m up the road at Locanda degli Agrumi, and this is the standout place to eat in the vicinity. Prices are reasonable for the quality of the food. Service is a mixed bag - depends on who you get as your waiter. We had 2 very good experiences with the service (on the first occasion the thoughtful waiter, made excellent recommendations and boned the whole fish my wife ordered expertly), and 2 were quite poor (I ordered the same fish - sea bass and it was not boned, I got no bread, no salt or pepper, wan't asked what I wanted to drink.

It's not worth going out of your way for, but if you're in upper Conca dei Marini, it's a good choice - and like everywhere on the Amalfi Coast, the views are sensational.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“A true gem on the Amalfi Coast”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013 via mobile

We had hired a private tour guide and his company had recommended a place for lunch. He recommended this restaurant and what a find. The staff was super friendly and attentive and the food was great! (And the prices were very reasonable!) the fish was fresh the pasta was delicious and I've never tasted anything like their lemon ricotta ravioli. The view was spectacular as well. Their lemoncello was really good as well. In summary fresh, delicious, reasonably prices food served by a warm and friendly staff in a location with a great view. Absolutely no complaints.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
“Excellent Food, Excellent View, Excellent Service”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

My wife and friends rented a villa in Conca Dei Marini. Not knowing where to eat (and partially trusting our taxi drivers recommendation) we decided to try Le Bonta del Capo. I must say, it was one of the best experiences we've had in Italy. The food was excellent. The staff funny, friendly and extremely warm. The chef even invited us back to make pizza with him later in the week. All in all, a great place to enjoy an afternoon or evening meal. Don't miss this place if you're any where close to Amalfi.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Perth, Australia
Top Contributor
90 reviews 90 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 42 cities Reviews in 42 cities
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
“Honest Italian food in lovely village setting”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013 via mobile

You know you're onto something good when there are more locals than tourists in a restaurant!
This place was recommended to us on two seperate occasions and we are so glad we took a walk to find it.
We managed to get a table without a reservation, but only because we arrived early. Definitely book as this place fills up very quickly.
A lovely family run operation, the food is honest Italian fare... Nothing fancy, but oh so tasty.
You must have the Frutti de Mare... Homemade pasta with local seafood... Out of this world!
The pizzas are also very good... Huge serves for a very good price.
If you are in the area, make the effort and have a meal here... You won't be disappointed!

Visited September 2013
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Henley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Do not miss if you are in the area”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

We dined here last week and are mad keen on good quality produce. This restaurant was the find of the holiday!! Not only was our waiter passionate about food and the restaurant specialities (which he took us through with great care and patience) but his help with our wine choices (Cardomone is a real must), the setting and the value for money make this restaurant a "must go to place". Highly recommend the baked fish in salt crust (whole large dourado at euros 10!!), but all the diners on my table had delicious carefully prepared dishes. Don't think you can go wrong

  • Visited September 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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