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Trattoria San Gennaro

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Via Gennaro Capriglione 99, 84010 Praiano, Italy
+39 089 874293
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were lucky enough that our villa was situated directly behind this restaurant so we ate there for many dinners! They always accommodated our large group and the chef always sent a fresh octopus over to our table when we sat down! The pizza, caprese, lasagna, and octopus is to die for! And the owner and servers are wonderful -... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have visited here number of times over the past few years with my Mom who adored both tbe food and the family who run this restaurant. Such a warm welcome and the food is just fabulous. Great pizza and delicious pasta dishes. This is a must visit spot on a trip to Priano. No airs and graces, just tasty... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017

We have eaten at this trattoria several times on trips to Praiano. For the most part, we have been there for lunch and had the pizza. It's delicious as is the arugula salad. The view is lovely and, depending on the weather, you can eat inside or out. They serve complimentary liqueurs such as limoncello. * Again, this site only... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

We are here twice during our 6 day stay in Praeno after 4 days in Rome. We thought the pizza was the best that we had in Italy. Perfect amount of toppings and sauce. The service was friendly and quick. The portions of the caprese and arribbiata were large. The house wine is also very good.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

We went here the first night in Praiano. The service was friendly and they picked us up and dropped us off after dinner. The food was good but not great and in Italy you should expect great.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

We are at this restaurant our first night in Praino. It was recommended by a local we met walking in the village. The food was very good and prices were fair. I had the pasta puttenesca which was wonderful - one of the best meals I had in Italy. The seafood Del Mar was excellent. We had a nice meal... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

Loved this place. This was the first stop after checking into our hotel. Great view and one of my favorite pizza places visited on my two week trip.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

This was a fantastic little find!! I was surprised it wasn't rated higher on TA as the pizza was the best I have tasted in Italy, cooked in a wood oven and with just the right amount of topping! At eight euros it was by far more reasonable than other, higher priced. The service was good and relaxed despite two... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

We tried several restaurants in Praiano and Positano. Trattoria San Gennaro by far surpassed them all. Pizza, Spaghetti Bolanese and Linguini were superb.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

We were on a tour and our guide stopped off at this restaurant for lunch. My initial thought was that it looks a little in need of some TLC although the location and view was beautiful. I ordered shrimp and zucchini pasta and was probably the best pasta I ate in my entire Italy trip - absolutely delicious! Portions are... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Gennaro Capriglione 99, 84010 Praiano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Praiano
  • Phone Number: +39 089 874293

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?