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Il Banjo

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Via Lungomare Palmasera 10, 08022 Cala Gonone, Dorgali, Sardinia, Italy
+39 078493748
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New York City, New York
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had a great meal here! Made reservations and had dinner outside, overlooking the boardwalk and beach. The food was delicious and well priced. The pasta was great and so was the seafood. Please go here :) Very romantic

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Thank Heather G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Great restaurant, for sure it is the best in town. Good price and delecious food. One of the best ever tried. Uno tra i migliori ristoranti mai provati della Sardegna. Di sicuro in città è il top.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Seemed to have a lot of potential but let itself down in a couple of places, such as the wierd sauce which drowned the fish and slow service.

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Thank Tom N
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate dinner 3 times at this restaurant. Food is tasty and hearty. Portion sizes are big. The quality of restaurants generally in Cala Gonone leave much to be desired, but this place serves up quality and delicious food. Recommend the pizzas and the grilled fresh fish.

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Thank Gen M
Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate 3 times at Il Banjo as we could not fault the food... It is a family friendly simple restaurant that does Italian food the way it should be done. Unfortunately as 2 Aussies who grew up by the ocean we were disappointed in the other restaurants we visited in Cala Gonone, mostly with the seafood so we had... More 

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East Kilbride, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was in last night (17th) for some Pizza. My wife had the spaghetti carbonara and she said it was amazing. I had their 4 cheese pizza which was amazing to. Kids had margheritta which they loved. Lots of places to choose from in Cala Gonone but you should go here AR least once. Girl at my Hertz car rental desk... More 

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Thank masterchef1872
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a dinner here 3 times upon our stay in Cala Gonone. The atmosphere and the quality is great. I recommend fresh pasta with mussels.

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Thank Aldona S
Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to eat earlier and we found this restaurant opening at 17:30👍We didn't regret! The plates we ordered were very tasty and big , the prices really fair considering the plates and the service was also great. Warmly recommended!

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Thank KarinANDJud
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate there and it was very good.. The food that long time to come though but if u are not in the hirry is fine. The value of peoce is also very good we had starter, main dish, wine and water, dessert and coffee for 50 euros.

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Thank Mariah C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It opened at 17:30 (couldn't find that anywhere). And we sat down on the lovely terras. They served bread together with the usual round crunchy stuff and both were already tasting better than we have had so far. Then we got the traditional bruschetta, which was really really exquisite. My boyfriend took a pizza with artichoke and olives and champions,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Lungomare Palmasera 10, 08022 Cala Gonone, Dorgali, Sardinia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sardinia  >  Province of Nuoro  >  Dorgali  >  Cala Gonone
  • Phone Number: +39 078493748

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