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La Fontelina

I via Faraglioni, Capri, Island of Capri, Italy
+39 081 837 0845
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“lunch” (82 reviews)
“pasta” (18 reviews)
“fresh fish” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
I via Faraglioni, Capri, Island of Capri, Italy
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Reviewed September 19, 2014

La Fontelina is one of several private beach clubs on Capri where you can pay an entrance fee in order to take advantage of the on-the-water location, the club facilities, and their dining room. The restaurant itself I have no complaints about -- the food...More

19  Thank 88RedBalloons
Reviewed September 18, 2014

My wife and I took a day visit to the delightful and beautiful island of Capri on the 15th September, 2014. We first enjoyed some very good pizza and a pleasant walk to the garden of the Emperor Augustus where we enjoyed some wonderful views....More

4  Thank Nigel S
Reviewed September 8, 2014

Let's face it - Capri is going to be expensive, so I'm not marking the beach club down for this, but you do need to consider this value vs service received. However when I've read 'mattresses being thrown on rocks' I thought this must have...More

1  Thank Lee C
Reviewed August 29, 2014

Every summer we spend a few lunches at Fontelina. The staff always welcomes us back as if we are family. The food is divine and the setting is perfect. Definitely a must if you go to Capri. Take the walk down and boat back. Fun!

Thank JoanneJerzil
Reviewed August 25, 2014

This was absolutely spectacular. Remember, you MUST make a reservation. The food was delicious, the view incredible, the swimming in the sea there was exquisite. Yes it is expensive but there is no where else you can experience this in the world. I cannot wait...More

Thank Amanda K
Reviewed August 25, 2014

My wife and I wanted somewhere to relax and enjoy the "beach". This was exactly what we were looking for. It's a little pricey, but it wasn't over crowded. The walk was a bit more than we expected, but the Sangria made us forget about...More

Thank CurtRollTide
Reviewed August 11, 2014

Made reservation for a "sunbed" Arrived and asked to pay 64 euros for a mattress thrown on some rocks with no view. Was told that the regulars get all the good spots with a lot of attitude. Do not waste your money or time -...More

8  Thank Shawn G
Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

Out standing under every point of view. Food, service, location : everything talks about luxury. The best place to be in Capri surfing the day. If you try it once, you don't ho anywhere else. Love it!!!!!

1  Thank Mia B
Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

We ate and spent the day at the "beach" and had a blast. I wrote "beach" because you don't actually get sand but rocks which makes it different. Our lunch was delicious with great service and they have us a great chair and mattress on...More

1  Thank djim79
Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

We had an amazing view from the restaurant with fantastic service and a Vongole pasta much better than Il Riccio. Also the beach took great care of us with a front view setup - stunning. This is la grande dame and the place to be...More

1  Thank jmittle
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June 4, 2017|
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Response from Pitterrier | Reviewed this property |
It's all about reservations. Just tell them what you want and the staff will handle it. I wouldn't stress, the whole idea is to relax and the Fontelina staff will handle everything.
May 9, 2017|
Response from Pitterrier | Reviewed this property |
I don't think that possible because of the limited amount of time you have and La Fontelina is not equipped for sip and dip excursions. Changing facilities and swimming areas are for guests that reserve space.
August 22, 2016|
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Response from Redrab1980 | Reviewed this property |
Book La Fontelina in advance via your hotel. Pulalli wine bar ic excellent value. Paulino Lemontrees excellent. Don't know re other questions
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view, Special occasions, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: I via Faraglioni, Capri, Island of Capri, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Island of Capri  >  Capri
  • Phone Number: +39 081 837 0845
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