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“OMG! A gem on the Beach”
Review of Stella Maris

Stella Maris
Ranked #37 of 115 Restaurants in Amalfi
Price range: $26 - $53
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Good for: Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations
Reviewed October 6, 2014

My husband and live in a city with amazing food and yes, we are a bit of a "foodie" couple. We had eaten great food in Italy for two weeks and felt happy with just a simple lunch one afternoon. Much to our surprise we stopped into a beach restaurant not expecting much and found a truly upscale foodie restaurant with an urban feel. The waiter was extremely helpful in providing a wine and entree recommendation and we loved the food. We ordered a lovely large "maccaroni" pasta with garlic breadcrumbs, small potato pieces and a lemon sauce - it was light and flavorful. The local white wine was so good we are ordering a case of it to be shipped to us. All foodies - heads up, do not miss a visit to this place!

Thank Janet D
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Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

Like most of the Amalfi coast, it's just expensive, but here they clearly charge you more for the view.

It's set on the beach by the exceptionally busy and overbearing Amalfi Port and bus stops.

The staff didn't seem in too much of a rush to help either.

Humph

Thank nomadlad
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Reviewed September 28, 2014

The lovely little restaurant in on the water and the owner is almost always around and very helpful in making sure you get the best of what he offers! We ate here twice out of four nights and enjoyed them totally!

Thank Tom and Pat S
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Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

Watching the water while having a wonderful meal, could it get any better? Actually, yes... The service was very friendly and attentive. We appreciated that the owner took time to give us information and a demonstration of his retractable roof!

Thank LizabethRose
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Reviewed September 18, 2014

A really good restaurant for local food beautifully prepared, in Amalfi.
The son of the owner spoke to us before, during and after the meal to inform us of the local specialties and how is trying to predominantly cook specialties of the area.
We were a group of six, who all tried various dishes and we all agreed that every dish was excellent and that Stella Maris was not only very good value for money but more importantly, a restaurant uniquely attempting to keep Amalfi cuisine to the front.

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Thank Marc B
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