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La Carcara

Via Castello 1 | via castello N1, 84011, Amalfi, Italy
+39 089 830206
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“fresh fish” (12 reviews)
“pizza” (31 reviews)
“pork” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Castello 1 | via castello N1, 84011, Amalfi, Italy
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Reviewed July 21, 2015

A definite must if in Amalfi. Excellent food experience, enhanced by a welcoming staff, made this restaurant a memorable experience. We arrived and asked the chef/owner Gino to make it a dining experience, and so it was dish after dish. Impeccable service by Lucia (...More

Thank Paolo D
Reviewed July 15, 2015

We've been there in a first day of our stay in Pogerola. Food is tasty, but portions, in my opinion, smaller, than in other restaurants. Prices, on the other side, is bigger. First time in Italy - my wife got sick stomach on the next...More

Thank CherednichenkoAlex
Reviewed July 15, 2015

I went for a cooking lesson and couldn't believe what a wonderful meal we created from simple ingredients. Good fun and value. The food was authentic and delicious. They could do with some candles and improving the décor slightly. Would recommend a visit if you're...More

Thank Cheryl S
Reviewed July 2, 2015

It was great meal!!! We came with all family, 5 people. Tha crow was very kind and they give us brilliant service They was very creative and Mach the meal to our needs. It was unforgettable experience!!!

Thank or_men_teach
Reviewed June 28, 2015 via mobile

We discovered this place through tripadvisor and the reviews were accurate. It is everything you want from a traditional Italian trattoria. Fresh food, friendly service and great views. The hosts came to pick us up from our hotel which made the visit even easier. We...More

Thank Boysons
Reviewed June 14, 2015

Found this restaurant on a run up to the top of the hill, Went back for dinner that night with family of four plus two grandchildren. The staff was most friendly and the food was delicious. Avoid the crowds and enjoy a true local Amalfi...More

Thank bill r
Reviewed June 14, 2015

Awesome find. We were looking for a pastry shop around midday and after a few too many right hand turns we ended up in Pogerola right outside (up the hill from) Amalfi. While looking around, we found a Pizzeria that seemed to be full of...More

Thank SamanthaRotstein
Reviewed June 11, 2015

Wow! What a great restaurant! We were lucky enough to stay in Pogerola (up the hill from Amalfi) and found out from the owner of our B&B there was a restaurant near by called La Carcara that he highly recommended. My wife and I were...More

Thank BellaBaBa
Reviewed June 11, 2015

This is well worth the visit. A gem that is genuine quality Italian cooking reasonably priced without the tourist element. The simplicity, quality ingredients and family run business shines through. For example the bruschetta comprising white anchovy, tomatoes and olive oil was unbelievably flavoursome. The...More

Thank Igolfersmith
Reviewed June 8, 2015

We ate there twice and really like the food and reasonably priced menu. Better than some of the over-priced restaurants in the Amalfi core area. My only suggestion would be candles on the tables on the terrace area.

Thank MSandV
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $45
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Kids, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Castello 1 | via castello N1, 84011, Amalfi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Amalfi
  • Phone Number: +39 089 830206
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Nice time for couples and groups of friends. Fresh fish of the day and good meat. Wood oven pizza. Outdoor dining.
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