We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Le Macine

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Via Grisi 9, 84046, Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park, Ascea, Italy
+39 0974 972142
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

135 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 4: English reviews
Naples, Italy
Level Contributor
82 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016

We went with a group and had a set menu, 1 for fish and 1 for vegetarian. I can't eat fish and since a large number of the primi or appetizers were fish, I didn't get to eat a lot of them, but there was still plenty of food. The cheeses were so fresh, especially the ricotta. I had the... More 

Thank tree47
North Adams, MA
Level Contributor
129 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2014

I have eaten at this restaurant a few times while staying in Ascea. We have tried the seafood appetizer and the meat appetizer, also once, specialities of the Cilento. Usually a fish for the second course, nicely cut and deboned. In addition I have enjoyed grilled eggplant and salad as side dishes. The atmosphere is pleasant with good service and... More 

Thank wendyb11934
Hong Kong, null, Hong Kong
Level Contributor
13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2013

This is a nice place to dine. The decor is very catching and it has some romance to it, what spoils it is the big TV screen, but other guests may like it. The macine, which are actually two big stone wheels used to mill and squeeze the olives to make oil, are in the middle of the floor and... More 

Thank Armando O
Edmonton, Canada
Level Contributor
32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2013

Off season in Ascea meant that most restaurants were not open so I don't have many to compare it to, but this was definitely the best restaurant I was in while there. Incredible dining room with historic olive oil presses etc. Upscale decor for Ascea, with prices to match. Food was excellent though: the salad of fennel with fresh orange... More 

Thank Nancy2882

Travellers who viewed Le Macine also viewed

Ascea, Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park
Marina di Ascea, Ascea
Marina di Ascea, Ascea
Marina di Ascea, Ascea

Been to Le Macine? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Television
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Grisi 9, 84046, Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park, Ascea, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Salerno  >  Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park  >  Ascea
  • Phone Number: +39 0974 972142

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Le Macine staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?