Top things to do in Capri Town

Top Choice Italian in Capri Town

È Divino

Proudly eccentric (what other restaurant has a bed in its dining room?), this diligent purveyor of Slow Food is a precious secret to those who know it. Whether dining among lemon trees in the garden or among antique…
Top Choice Fashion & Accessories in Capri Town

La Parisienne

First opened in 1906 (yes, that is not a misprint!), and best known for introducing Capri pants in the 1960s – famously worn by Audrey Hepburn, who bought them here – La Parisienne can run you up a made-to-measure p…
Top Choice Seafood in Capri Town

Il Geranio

Time to pop the question or quell those pre-departure blues? The terrace at this sophisticated spot offers heart-stealing views over the pine trees to Isole Faraglioni. Seafood is the speciality, particularly the sa…
Monastery in Capri Town

Certosa di San Giacomo

Founded in 1363, this substantial monastery is generally considered to be the finest remaining example of Caprese architecture and today houses a school, a library, a temporary exhibition space and a museum with som…
Gardens in Capri Town

Giardini di Augusto

As their name suggests, these gardens near the Certosa di San Giacomo were founded by Emperor Augustus. Rising in a series of flowered terraces, they lead to a lookout point offering breathtaking views over to the I…
Piazza in Capri Town

Piazza Umberto I

Located beneath the 17th-century clock tower and framed by see-and-be-seen cafes, this showy, open-air salon is central to your Capri experience, especially in the evening when the main activity in these parts is dr…
Trattoria in Capri Town

La Capannina

Dating back to 1931, this is the island’s most famous traditional trattoria and a long-time favourite on the celebrity circuit. Set up to look like a Hollywood version of a rustic resturant – pink tablecloths, pink …
Neapolitan in Capri Town

Al Grottino

Expect a queue here. Dating from 1937, Al Grottino was a VIP spot in the '50s and '60s (check out the photos in the window), and it continues to lure locals and visitors with traditional Neapolitan dishes like ravio…
Cosmetics in Capri Town

Carthusia I Profumi di Capri

Allegedly, Capri’s famous floral perfume was established in 1380 by the prior of the Certosa di San Giacomo. Caught unawares by a royal visit, he displayed the island’s most beautiful flowers for the queen. Changing…
Fast Food in Capri Town

Raffaele Buonacore

Ideal for a quick takeaway, this popular, down-to-earth snack bar does a roaring trade in savoury and sweet treats. Hit the spot with panini (sandwiches), stuffed peppers, waffles and the legendary ice cream. Hard t…