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Ristorante Alberto

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Via C. Colombo , 8, Ischia, Isola d'Ischia, Italy
+39 081 981259
12:00 - 15:00
19:45 - 22:45
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19:45 - 22:45
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117 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

The restaurant itself is well located by the beach overlooking the sea, but the food was very salty and far too expensive, e.g. I ordered the pasta with prawns which was off the menu and cost 22 euros, needless to say I complained because of the price and also because it was overcooked. Avoid this restaurant like the plague!

Thank JanusLondon
GianniMa, Proprietario at Ristorante Alberto, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. She has read the (printed with extra large) menu, which is translated into English and Russian. You have chosen a pasta with shellfish, Norway Lobster. In the menu, the Norway Lobster cost more than the prawns. But we have added in your bill lower price, € 22. When they brought your pasta with Norway Lobster, you asked the... More 

Istanbul, Turkey
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510 reviews
409 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Dining on a palafitte, suspended over the sea, tastefully decorated, enjoy a very innovative menu. Pasta mussel and chocolate or more classic clam spaghetti. I recommend Alberto fish fillet and to finish caprese cake. @foodpasha

Thank Corrado_foodpasha
GianniMa, Proprietario at Ristorante Alberto, responded to this review

Kind Foodpasha. Thank you very much for the time you dedicated to us. His words fill us with joy. thank you for having stressed our creativity in the dishes, which with its flavors remain in Ischia, in the taste of tradition. Thanks so much Kind regards Giovanni Mattera & Staff More 

Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 15 September 2016

The title says it all. The Island itself is stunning, a "go to" secret of the Italians, but the setting for this restaurant is really stunning. NO FREEZER, they dont believe any high quality restaurant produce should be kept in one. Dont worry about being too formal if you dont want too, and get their when the Italians eat at... More 

Thank aaoxl3
GianniMa, Proprietario at Ristorante Alberto, responded to this review

Kind Aaoxl. Heartfelt thanks for her, wonderful review. We are happy to read his words. :) Thanks so much Kind regards Giovanni Mattera & Staff More 

Reading, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is right over the sea so has an unbelievable view. We did book and request a table on the edge however were given one in the center of the restaurant which was a little disappointing. The restaurant was smart and the food was good, although the 'white fish flakes' in my pasta were more like mush than flakes.... More 

Thank RM1989
GianniMa, Proprietario at Ristorante Alberto, responded to this review

Kind RM Thank you for your appreciation. We give the tables on the window at all. She did not find the table on the window. For a simple reason. The table had been booked by other clients, and before her. I'd be a fool not to give free tables for customers who book me. Moreover we explain to the time... More 

London, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Found this place on a day trip to Ischia from the mainland as it had been recommended. Décor and presentation of the food was excellent - very stylish. Food quality and portion size very good. The main advantage was the open windows on three sides providing a lovely breeze from the sea which is all round. Slightly eccentric service from... More 

Thank Urban_Fox_58
GianniMa, Proprietario at Ristorante Alberto, responded to this review

Kind Fox Thanks for the time that he has spent. Thank you for your beautiful words, give us great joy. Kind regards More 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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103 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

This is not only a restaurant for upscale dining but also a beach club serving for lunch, as well. We were there for a dinner. Interior decoration was all well except for very bright lighting. Our table was cright on the beach side (the tilted windows as you'd see on their website) and the crushing waves's sound were all with... More 

Thank TraveloGuro
GianniMa, Proprietario at Ristorante Alberto, responded to this review

Dear travelogue. thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are excited and happy, from your beautiful words. Thanks from the heart Best regards Giovanni Mattera & Staff More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Delicious meal with ok service. Our server seemed young and a bit unsure of herself. The owner/manager was at her side/our table to clarify & correct. The food & atmosphere were more than enough to compensate for the mediocre service (slow with a couple minor spills).

Thank SherryLilyLynn
GianniMa, Proprietario at Ristorante Alberto, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Sherry Thank you so much for your nice words. Best regards Giovanni Mattera & staff More 

Waterford, Ireland
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Food was quite good. We were there the night of the Italy- Germany match. Was therefore not very busy. Service was very poor by all staff, friendly though. I ordered a starter special of white fish Tartare, I should have asked for the price. Was charged €38.50 for it. Also, when bill arrived we were charged for 2 bottles of... More 

Thank Tramoretiffin
GianniMa, Proprietario at Ristorante Alberto, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Tramoretiffin. Thanks for the compliments, for the location the food quality. I thank you very much. But his statement about wine is very harsh and offensive. for raw fish (or tartar) we do have customers choose fish, specifically to give an account of the cost to the customer, since the menu is marked k1 white fish, € 85.... More 

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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was our first dining experience in Ischia. We were welcomed by friendly staff who squeezed us in without a reservation. The food was excellent, presentation, taste, everything! We will definitely be returning.

Thank Gary A
GianniMa, Proprietario at Ristorante Alberto, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Gary A. Thank you so much for choosing us as the first test of Ischia cuisine. Your beautiful words donate us so much joy and energy in continuing work on this line. Thank you wholeheartedly. sorry for my english Giovanni Mattera & Staff More 

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94 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

All the guide books mention this restaurant. It has a great location and view and is smart. The food is excellent. It is pricey and probably worth doing once if only to see why it was such a favourite of Anthony Minghella, Kate Moss, Gwyneth Paltrow etc. The seafood is excellent.

Thank blueskychaser
GianniMa, Proprietario at Ristorante Alberto, responded to this review

Dear Mr. blueskychaser Thanks very much for your beautiful words. It is no coincidence that good soul Minghella and Ms. Paltrow came every night during the filming of the film The Talented Mr. Ripley. Not only them ( kate Moss, Winona Ryder, Jude law, Matt Damon and many other actors ) .... for a whole month we had the honor... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 28 - USD 67
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:45 - 22:45
12:00 - 15:00
19:45 - 22:45
12:00 - 15:00
19:45 - 22:45
12:00 - 15:00
19:45 - 22:45
12:00 - 15:00
19:45 - 22:45
12:00 - 15:00
19:45 - 22:45
12:00 - 15:00
19:45 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via C. Colombo , 8, Ischia, Isola d'Ischia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Isola d'Ischia  >  Ischia
  • Phone Number: +39 081 981259

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