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La Fontelina

I via Faraglioni, Capri, Island of Capri, Italy
+39 081 837 0845
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (91 reviews)
“pasta” (23 reviews)
“clams” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
I via Faraglioni, Capri, Island of Capri, Italy
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1 - 10 of 292 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of my all time favourite places to eat lunch in Capri....although getting a table can be difficult. you are right on the wing of the Faraglioni. The views are the best ever! Spectacular. You could sit all day sipping sangria just staring out at...More

Thank Skiingk
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

A stunning lunch spot and one of the highlights of our trip. Good food and service. Views cannot be beaten.

Thank JaneyWayney
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We arrived by boat for the most wonderful lunch! The service was great, we had the most delightful man waiting on us with a great smile. He had worked there for more than 30 years and obviously loved his job! The warm sea air and...More

Thank Beth H
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Had a fabulous lunch and wound up sitting next to Michael Cain who was in town for a movie. Super cool spot but be forewarned the climb is steep going back up sonot for those with walking issues etc. Reserve seating ahead of time to...More

Thank Kelly R
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Great location . Unfortunately, the restaurant staff were very rude bordering on being hostile. This was my only bad experience in Capri and in Italy generally. So, I guess it's just one bad apple out of a manificent orchard. A better option would be to...More

Thank kirri2014
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The was a reasonable choice for a lunch amidst the crowded afternoon rush of people. The wait staff are very interactive - code word for aggressive to have you join them.

Thank MaryEllen K
Reviewed 29 September 2017

The general rule with these beach clubs is that you book and pay for sunbeds and a restaurant booking as a "package" so that you spend the day there - this is the best idea to get the most from the venue. The restaurants at...More

1  Thank Charlie C
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

This is a must! Is it expensive? YES, is it worth it? YES do this once because you will not regret! You MUST have a reservation - arrive around 11:30 I like to walk there and once you do this you'll see what I mean...More

Thank Donnatodd4
Reviewed 27 September 2017

A rocky beach with style and good food! You can only reach this place from Marina Picola by boat or you can walk (climb) down from Punta Tragara Hotel. Once there you will not regret it! Don't try to climb up though, unless you are...More

Thank Theodore L
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

About half an hour walk from Capri center, along pleasant and well kept footpaths, but quite a gradual descent at the end. The restaurant is the usual sea side construction, with terraces to the sea, quite pleasant and weather permitting nice for a swim. Open...More

Thank CecilGgibley
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babs441
4 June 2017|
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Response from Pitterrier | Reviewed this property |
It's all about reservations. Just tell them what you want and the staff will handle it. I wouldn't stress, the whole idea is to relax and the Fontelina staff will handle everything.
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444melody
9 May 2017|
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Response from Pitterrier | Reviewed this property |
I don't think that possible because of the limited amount of time you have and La Fontelina is not equipped for sip and dip excursions. Changing facilities and swimming areas are for guests that reserve space.
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DGray123
23 August 2016|
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Response from Redrab1980 | Reviewed this property |
Book La Fontelina in advance via your hotel. Pulalli wine bar ic excellent value. Paulino Lemontrees excellent. Don't know re other questions
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: I via Faraglioni, Capri, Island of Capri, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Island of Capri  >  Capri
  • Phone Number: +39 081 837 0845
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