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Ristorante Il Cantastorie

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Via Enrico de Marinis 9 | Occidentale Km49, 84019 Vietri sul Mare, Italy
+39 089 761284
Sun 11:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 23:00
Tue - Fri 19:00 - 23:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 15:30
Sat 19:00 - 23:45
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Tel Aviv District, Israel
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

We spend Christmas Eve dinner, it was the best evening of our trip. Great food, high quality of ingredients. The service is the highlight, caring and professional and extremely friendly. We will come back for sure!

1 Thank Asaf140
Tel Aviv, Israel
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Best Christmas ever! We had our Christmas dinner here, the food was superb, the service was excellent. The chef was so kind, explaining each dish, even made special GF dishes for one of our party members. We will be back! Thank you for an amazing dinner!

1 Thank Dafna75
Kent, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Fabulous restaurant owner cannot do enough for you. A joy to dine there, certainly the best in Vietri Sur Mare - go!

Thank Lizzie P
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 October 2016

A pleasant environment and staff. We were pleased with our experience and would recommend it for what we believe to be typical southern Italian cooking.

1 Thank hbjkmarsh
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Chef spoke English and had to take a picture with the helpful chef. We took the menu option. Starter was huge for an Asian stomach which consist of 1 bowl of prawns and cuttlefish! 1 bowl barley risotto 1 bowl of something which I can't remember. All tasted great! The fried anchovies were great! And Italian fried fish ball which... More 

Thank wolfbaby
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

We went to this restaurant on Wednesday night , the restaurant is very cozy and clean. The food is wonderful , amazing , if you are searching for the original food of the "costiera amalfitana" this is the right place. Top value also for the staff , efficient , fast and very friendly with the customer. We recommend this place... More 

Thank Paolo R
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56 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2015

The restaurant was a little off the main area of town and not very flashy from the outside but it was nice and cozy inside. The service was very good and we were able to get seconds of the pasta dish. The primo was a lemon pasta with clams and it was excellent. Again, we found the staff very friendly... More 

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Seattle, Washington, United States
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103 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2015

Went there with a large group, menu already chosen, good. Highlight was singing by our guide and a waiter and a waitress of traditional songs, with a sweet child looking on behind the cashier's desk.

Thank Jonis7
London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

If you're looking for real Italian food and hospitality just slightly away from tourist areas, then this is without doubt the place. After all, this is an Italian restaurant, with Italian family, and everyone here will be local Italian people - no tourists. Here you must embrace the Italian way of life and enjoy real Italian food and people. The... More 

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Warren, PA
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66 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2015

Our tour group took over the restaurant one evening, and we had a grand time. In spite of the large group, the staff kept the dishes coming--very tasty and hot. A guitar player was on hand to sing some Neopolitan songs, making for a lively evening.

Thank BluegrassGuy06

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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
Average prices
US$16 - US$54
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Buffet, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Enrico de Marinis 9 | Occidentale Km49, 84019 Vietri sul Mare, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Vietri sul Mare
  • Phone Number: +39 089 761284
"RISTORANTE IL Cantastorie" restaurant was born from the experience of the chef who, with his passion for ancient flavors and the old traditions, has helped to enhance and rediscover the recipes of Mediterranean culinary culture. The warm and friendly atmosphere of the local, accompanied by impeccable and professional servive of caterers will make each event unforgettable. Waiting for you to receive smiles, courtesy and human warmth.Il ristorante "La Locanda del Cantastorie" nasce dall'esperienza dello chef che, con la sua passione per gli antichi sapori e le vecchie tradizioni, ha saputo valorizzare e riscoprire le ricette della cultura culinaria Mediterranea. La calda e accogliente atmosfera del locale, accompagnata dal servizio impeccabile e professionale dei ristoratori, renderanno ogni evento indimenticabile. Ad attendervi riceverete sorrisi, cortesia e calore umano.

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