The Amalfi Coast restaurants

Top Choice Mediterranean in Sant’Agata sui due Golfi

Ristorante Don Alfonso 1890

Don Alsonso is as much an experience as a meal – and a world-class one at that. Not only is the food exquisite, creative and true to its Sorrentino roots; it’s also immaculately presented by genuinely friendly staff…
Top Choice Italian in Amalfi

Ristorante La Caravella

A restaurant of artists, art and artistry, Caravella once hosted Andy Warhol. No surprise that it doubles up as a de-facto gallery with frescoes, creative canvases and a ceramics collection. And then there's the foo…
Top Choice Italian in Positano

Donna Rosa

Once a humble trattoria, Donna Rosa is now considered an Amalfi Coast classic despite its out-of-the-way location in the village of Montepertuso. The reason? Jolly good food served by three generations of the origin…
Top Choice Italian in Positano

Casa Mele

Something of a rarity in this land of traditional trattorias, Casa Mele is one of those cool contemporary restaurants with a lengthy tasting menu and food presented as art – and theatre. The slick open kitchen is a …
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 Massa Lubrense

La Torre

Not quite in Massa, but almost, La Torre has its berth in Annuziata, an attractive little borgo on a hill overlooking the Gulf of Naples. Occupying a handsome old stone building next to a church, it specialises in ‘…
Top Choice Trattoria in Positano

C'era Una Volta

Calling like a siren to any cash-poor budget traveller who thought Positano was for celebs only, this heroically authentic trattoria at the top of town specialises in honest, down-to-earth Italian grub. No need to l…
Top Choice Desserts in Minori

Sal de Riso

Pasticceria? Yes. Cafe? Yes. Gelateria? Yes. Sal de Riso is all these things and more: an emporium of edible sweetness that will make your eyes pop out and your blood sugar shoot up in the same bite. The ample glass…
Top Choice Italian in Positano

Next2

Understated elegance meets subtle culinary twists at this contemporary set-up. Local and organic ingredients are put to impressive use in dishes such as grilled octopus with baked olives and crunchy biscuit bread, o…
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 …