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Frate Cosimo

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Via R. Bosco, 782 | Localita' Preazzano di Vico Equense, Vico Equense, Italy
081 8024781
11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Mon - Tue 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thu - Fri 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat - Sun 11:30 am - 1:00 am
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Dublin, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We got fab food at a great price! They even produced an English menu! The food was excellent quality. Service was traditional Italian...slow! The meal was topped off with limencello!

Thank Gillysmurph
Preston, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016

We went this restaurant as it was very near to where we were staying. I can only say that if you have a large appetite then this the place for you. They do metre and half metre pizzas, with a range of toppings.

Thank Edwin E
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2015

Delicious food! The chef is the cousin of one of the hotel staff members from the hotel we were staying at! A bit of a drive up the mountain but well worth it. The food was fresh and so tasty! Would definitely go back again!

Thank MrsKhn
Southampton, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2015

We were recommended to go to this restaurant by the owner of the B&B we stayed at, we decided to go as it was just around the corner from where we stayed after a long day out. We went in at 8pm and were the only ones there till about 8:30pm. Our waitress was very nice and friendly. The food... More 

1 Thank BasiaSoton
Bangkok, Thailand
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100 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

A little gem of a restaurant which lies in the heart of the village. Empty until about 8.30 the restaurant slowly fills up with locals. We are here three times and were never disappointed. There is little sophisticated about this place, but the staff are friendly and the food is fresh and tasty. The prices are really cheap - wine... More 

Thank mikebkk
Tromso, Norway
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117 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2014

This restaurant was recommended by the owner of our B&B, and after reading the reviews on tripadvisor, we decided to try. We were eager to try typical rural food and we were not disappointed. The food was excellent ! The service is good and you have a good selection of the typical food. Definitely a must!

Thank AFreviews
Munich, Germany
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2013

Staying inVico Equense, we asked the b&b owner for somewhere to eat nearby. We were delighted to find a family-run restaurant with delicious simple Italian food and welcoming service. So good we went back a couple of times for more and even ordered ´pizza by the metre' to take back home. Rustic and homely with great flavours.

1 Thank Samantha V
Houston, Texas
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2013

No-brainer: if restaurant packed with locals, join the crowd. Just a few houses down from the B&B, this place is a great option if you don't want to go all the way into down.

Thank JoeandVirginia
Easton, PA
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2013

While staying at Astapiana Villa Giusso, there's no better place to venture out for an evening meal than Frate Cosimo. Our waiters delighted us with their service and recommendations, and the food was excellent. Would absolutely return and highly recommend.

Thank Bianca-e-Giacomo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean
Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via R. Bosco, 782 | Localita' Preazzano di Vico Equense, Vico Equense, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Vico Equense
  • Phone Number: 081 8024781

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?