Top things to do in Castellabate & Around

Seafood in Castellabate & Around


Located across from the beach in the pretty southernmost part of Santa Maria, popular Arlecchino has picture windows overlooking the small sweep of sand. Packed to the gills at weekends, the restaurant primarily off…
Beach in Castellabate & Around

Castellabate Beach

Santa Maria’s golden sandy beach stretches for around 4km, which equals plenty of towel space on the sand, even in midsummer.San Marco’s Blue Flag beach is the natural continuation to the south. Here you'll find the…
Italian in Castellabate & Around


Follow the signs to La Piazzetta from the castle, via a short tunnel, and blink hard when you emerge at this movie-set marvel of a piazza, with its terraced restaurants, pastel-coloured houses and overflowing flower…
Italian in Castellabate & Around

Cantina Belvedere

North of Castellabate's castle, this restaurant clings limpet-like to the vertiginous cliff, guaranteeing great view of Santa Maria below. When you're not gazing at boats on the ocean, you can enjoy octopus carpacci…
Campanian in Castellabate & Around


Set opposite the charming town beach, epicure favourite Perbacco offers an expertly curated wine list and unconventional takes on local seafood specialities, like tortino di alici (anchovies with smoked cheese, crea…
Italian in Castellabate & Around

Il Capriccio

On the road to Perdifumo, this is a favourite local choice. An unassuming place with a terrace, Il Capriccio has a gracious host in owner Enxo. The menu runs the gamut from seafood classics such as zuppa di cozze (m…
Castle in Castellabate & Around

Castello dell'Abate

Approached from its coastal sidekick, Santa Maria di Castellabate, the summit of Castellabate is marked by the broad Belvedere di San Costabile, from where there are sweeping coastal views. Flanking this is the shel…
Seafood in Castellabate & Around

I Due Fratelli

Run by two brothers, this long-standing roadside restaurant is renowned for its top-notch seafood. Enjoy dishes such as risotto alla pescatora (fisher's risotto) and relaxing views from the panoramic terrace.