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Tubba Catubba

Corso Resina 302, 80056 Ercolano, Italy
+39 081 344 3503
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (10 reviews)
“house wine” (5 reviews)
“small menu” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Corso Resina 302, 80056 Ercolano, Italy
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1 - 10 of 45 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant was a beautiful surprise. Despite the simple decoration, the food is absolutely delicious. The service was very good, with a lot of attention to detail and good suggestions. The desert was heaven. The price-quality is fantastic. If you are in the Ercolaneum area,...More

Thank TC R
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Brilliant service. Dishes full of flavour and excellent wine list. Take time to ask for the owners choice of best local wine and you'll get something exquisite at not much cost. Truly exceptional cooking and if you chat you'll no doubt,like us, get offered a...More

Thank Gareth H
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

After doing the ruins, this is the place to find. Not touristy. Simple, nice and tasty food. Well priced. Friendly staff and good service.

1  Thank Craig L
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We were staying nearby in Ercolano and had tried to visit this highly rated restaurant a couple of times during our stay. But two times the door was locked when the restaurant is advertised online as open, not sure if that is the internet fault...More

1  Thank Maattmoo
Reviewed 8 November 2016

If you visit Herculaneum the choice for food is not great. this family run business serves local dishes to locals. it is around the corner from the site and the food is prepared freshly on the spot. we had great pastas.

1  Thank FoodieSharon
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

This restaurant, which name I forget all the time, has a written menu.. Extraordinary. So you can study at ease on what you want. The waiter( I think owner? ) is very friendly and helpful. We drank a good wine( rosé ) and we had...More

1  Thank Pieps2
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Whilst staying in the hotel down the road, we decided that instead of walking into the town, we would eat here. We were greeted by a gentleman and seated, and drinks and food orders were taken quickly. Despite having no English translation, the wife translated...More

Thank emily972016
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We went there as a family on two occasions for lunch. The quality of service depended heavily on your waiter/ess. The first time the waitress we had was very helpful. The second time the waiter was unhelpful and verging on unfriendly. Generally, food was of...More

1  Thank Graham M
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We went to this place with high expectations based on all the good reviews. However, we were bitterly disappointed. The waiter is unhelpful and unfriendly to say the least . The house wine is the cheapest wine and tastes like it has been watered it...More

1  Thank BR007
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Spotted Tubba Catubba on our first day (which was a Saturday) and we ate there on a lunchtime. As is common in Italy most restaurants that serve fresh food produce are mostly closed on Mondays and sometimes Sunday's when the food markets are closed. We...More

Thank Gnashery
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Resina 302, 80056 Ercolano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Ercolano
  • Phone Number: +39 081 344 3503
  • E-mail
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