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“Died and gone to heaven many times.”

Ristorante Da Teresa
Ranked #63 of 106 Restaurants in Amalfi
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
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Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Died and gone to heaven many times.”
Reviewed August 5, 2013

Another place that Jamie Oliver should visit. Here you sit immediately above the sea and you MUST eat seafood.
Ask in broken Italian or English for seaweed balls and accuighe (anchovy) with mozzarella. All that as a starter. If you are very nice and ask their advice without requesting a menu, you will probably get much more on top. Then I strongly recommend the spaghetti a la Vongole in bianco. One alternative is a plate of cottze [mussels]. They also do a perfectly ridiculous spaghetti with fresh lobster and this has quite frankly shocked family friends. I have tried other plates and they are all divine, but why ask for meat and other mountain dishes when you're on the sea? The food here is better than I have had anywhere on this coast in 30 years and frankly better than anything I have eaten over the same period in London. I have been eating here in summer for very many years and I am entirely confident in these comments. As another reviewer has said, ask for white wine in a brocca, with peaches. This is actually good wine and works perfectly with the food. It delivers a perfect dessert at the end of a meal. Make sure you have previously hired (€10 for the long day) beach beds to sleep on afterwards and buy a coffee before you leave. This will be an experience you remember for many years.

Visited July 2013
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Sotogrande, Spain
Level 5 Contributor
80 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
“Outstandingly Brilliant”
Reviewed July 25, 2013

Ok - here we go .....

The whole experience was fabulous. Being picked up by the (free) boat to a wonderful location.

Mario, the owner greeted us like old friends. All a bit reminiscent of the great Chiriguitos in Spain. The food was beyond wonderful, fresh, served with love.

As a seasoned traveller, trip advisor bag 'n' all - this is an experience NOT to be missed.


  • Visited July 2013
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Thank SotoPD
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Level 5 Contributor
36 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Amazing, amazing !! So fresh, so authentic, home cooking!”
Reviewed June 4, 2013

We arrived by boat, that we had hired for a day of sight seeing up and down the coast. The boat docked us here for lunch after a swim in the lovely surrounding beach area. We were wet, with bathing suits, and tshirts, flip flops, and they welcomed us like VIPs. The food was unbelievable ... wine with fruit swimming in it, amazing pasta and salads, and these big huge lemons as decor on the table. They gave me one to take with me when I left as they could see how thrilled i was to see such organic freshness right at our table. One of our most memorable stops for lunch ever ... just beautiful, yet simple, and delicious!! Still dreaming of that place, day, lunch!

  • Visited July 2012
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Thank MarieKenny
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Brisbane, Australia
Level 5 Contributor
59 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“Great food & service, Absolute waterfront location”
Reviewed November 10, 2012

We arrived in our own hire boat (from Amalfi Marine) & one of the staff came out in a dinghy to help us moor before taking us to the restaurant jetty. That is definitely the cool way to do lunch on the Amalfi coast !
We intentionlly arrived early (12:30) to avoid the weekend tourist crush, and had the restaurant & staff to ourselves. Wonderful views from our waterfront balcony table, attentive service, and superb seafood. We had been to a few other restaurants on previous days, between Amalfi & Positano, in our boat - and this was the better of them.
Fortunately we were well into our main meal before the tourist ferries started arriving to disgorge wave after wave of hungry tourists ! The atmosphere & service took a bit of a dive from that point on, so we decided to escape back to our boat & were ferried back by the friendly restaurant 'boat boy'. Our tip? - if you can, get there early to really enjoy this great restaurant.

  • Visited October 2012
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Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Simply Incredible”
Reviewed July 29, 2012 via mobile

You will never find a restaurant quite like this. Right off of the water on the unparalled beauty of the Amalfi coast. The food was to die for. Seafood fresher than you could imagine and wonderful pasta dishes. Perhaps the most memorable part of the meal was the perfect white wine with ripe peaches inside to soak up the flavor. The kind of food of food and atmosphere that you can't even dream about

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