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Il Timone

Via Generale Clark n 29/35, 84131 Salerno, Italy
+39 089 335111
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
28 Apr 2017
“Good seafood”
21 Jul 2017
“Awful place, mediocre food. Give it a miss.”
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Generale Clark n 29/35, 84131 Salerno, Italy
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

Went on the off chance of finding a nice restaurant. Externally it looks presentable. Inside their is no ambience and the place is hollow. The two worn out waitresses appear miserable. I assume the manager has a grey ponytail. He stands and does very little....More

Thank TBDK
Reviewed 29 April 2017

While spending the night at the nearby Novotel, I made the short walk to Il Timone. This is, as others say, a seafood restaurant, with fresh seafood and nice presentation. I enjoyed the octopus salad (chopped octopus with olive oil and lemon, what else do...More

1  Thank DiploJohn
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

First of all, it's basically fish restaurant. You won't find any esoteric dishes, neither strange food. It's all about the typical Italian fish and seafood. And everything is prepared in a good way. Very fresh and tasty food. While having dinner we have seen a...More

Thank Vincenzo S
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Decided to try this restaurant after reading the reviews of how good this place was.. What a let down. Terrible service and equally terrible food. Would not recommend this place to a dog. We were staying at the nearby Novotel and their restaurant food is...More

2  Thank Luigi150
xperias8, Direttore at Il Timone, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2016
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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

This is a Michelin restaurant with local price! It is specialised in seafood. The food and service were excellent. Though the place is out of town. Unless you are staying in nearby Novotel hotel, it is not easily reachable. We would definitely eat here again.

Thank J_in_Rome
Reviewed 29 September 2015

We were blown away by this neighborhood restaurant frequented by a business crowd and locals. Charming décor and ambiance. Impeccable service. The food was sublime; fresh caught local seafood and pasta perfectly done, beautiful presentation, outrageous deserts, don’t miss the Baba and Sfogliatella! Loved the...More

2  Thank MiamiBeachFLTraveler
Reviewed 11 October 2013

My wife and I have been going to this restaurant for many many years. If you like fish, then this is for you. The food is top quality, and you will want to return over and over again. There is absolutely nothing to fault this...More

Thank peterzobel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 56
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Generale Clark n 29/35, 84131 Salerno, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Amalfi Coast  >  Salerno
  • Phone Number: +39 089 335111
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