Restaurants

Top Choice Trattoria in Sorrento

Da Emilia

Founded in 1947 and still run by the same family, this is a friendly, fast-moving joint overlooking the fishing boats in Marina Grande. There’s a large informal dining room, complete with youthful photos of former p…
Top Choice Seafood in Sorrento

O'Puledrone

The best fish you eat in Sorrento might be one you caught, a viable proposition at this congenial joint on the harbour at Marina Grande run by a cooperative of local fishermen. Let them take you out on a three-hour …
Italian in Sorrento

Zi'Ntonio

Warm, buzzing and elegantly rustic, multilevel Zi'Ntonio draws everyone from local families and couples to clued-up out-of-towners. While earthy standouts include fried courgette flowers stuffed with buffalo mozzare…
Neapolitan in Sorrento

La Cantinaccia del Popolo

Festooned with garlic and with cured hams hanging from the ceiling, this down-to-earth favourite proves that top-notch produce and simplicity are the keys to culinary success. A case in point is the spaghetti al pom…
Neapolitan in Sorrento

O’Murzill

With just six gingham-clothed tables in what resembles a homely front room with the kitchen beyond, this restaurant looks as though it belongs in a small village rather than in the heart of Sorrento. The reassuringl…
Italian in Sorrento

Il Marzialino

With its striped blue-and-white walls and red-glass sconces, the Marzialino does a good impersonation of a Parisian bistro in the années folles. It calls itself a 'steakhouse/wine bar' making it a sure bet for fille…
Italian in Sorrento

Ristorante il Buco

Housed in a former monks’ wine cellar, this sophisticated restaurant offers far-from-monastic cuisine. The emphasis is on innovative regional cooking, so expect nuanced dishes like artisan pasta paired with seafood,…
Neapolitan in Sorrento

Acqu' e Sale

This so-called 'water and salt' restaurant with a dazzling blue-and-white interior is right next to the ferry terminal. Seafood here is worth getting excited about and it also offers fine Neapolitan-style pizzas wit…
Pizza in Sorrento

Pizzeria Da Franco

Casual Da Franco's long wooden tables are rarely short of customers, many of them here for the superlative pizza. Served in tin trays, it's made the Sorrento way, which means a crisper base than its Neapolitan count…
Italian in Sorrento

L’Antica Trattoria

Head to the upstairs terrace with its traditional tiles and trailing grape vines and you seem miles away from the alleyways outside. With a deserved reputation as the finest restaurant in town, this posh trattoria h…