Al Grottino Restaurants Capri

Al Grottino

Restaurant €€

Via Longano, 27 - Capri View on the map
Al Grottino Restaurants Capri

Historic eats and island treats

Al Grottino - Historic eats and island treats

  1. Homemade pasta
  2. The 15th century building in which is located
  3. The exquisite seafood flavour cocotte

Schedule

  • Hours: Lunch from 11:30 a.m. Dinner from 6:30 p.m.
  • Open daily
  • Annual closure: from 2 November 2017 to 31 March 2018

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by Al Grottino

Gianfranco Arbace

(Proprietario)

We've been preparing the most beloved traditional dishes from the Island of Capri and Naples for over 80 years.

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Contact Al Grottino directly

Contact Al Grottino directly

Al Grottino - Capri

Situated in the historic center of Capri, just steps away from the legendary Piazzetta, Restaurant Al Grottino is one of Capri's finest traditional eateries.

History in the making

Created within the walls of a 15th century edifice, characterized by old stone arches and cross vaulted ceilings, ever since it first opened its doors to hungry holidaymakers Al Grottino has been a favourite haunt of those looking for good honest food and wine and a charming setting in which to savor it.

Mentioned in all of the most authoritative international gastronomic guides, Restaurant Al Grottino is famous for its delicious Neapolitan cuisine and traditional island dishes, all of which prepared using only the freshest of seasonal ingredients.

A family passion

For over 80 years, Al Grottino has been run by members of the Arbace family, whose passion for quality food and fine service has made the restaurant one of the most popular on the whole island of Capri, as testified by the many photos of past and present customers which adorn the dining room walls.
During the warm summer months, it's particularly pleasant to relax over a meal in Il Grottino's air conditioned dining room.

Arbace family is the owner also of Pulalli restaurant, on the clocktower in the famous Piazzetta di Capri

Al Grottino: the specialites

"Cocotte" of scialatielli tossed with seafood

Al Grottino Capri

"Cocotte" of scialatielli tossed with seafood

Fresh handmade scialatielli pasta tossed with shellfish and lobster and served in a "cocotte"

House Gnocchetti

Al Grottino Capri

House Gnocchetti

A classic, traditional dish of small, handmade gnocchi tossed with cherry tomatoes, fresh mozzarella cheese, and basil.

Scialatielli with Zucchini Flowers and Shrimp

Al Grottino Capri

Scialatielli with Zucchini Flowers and Shrimp

A simple combination highlighting quality local ingredients is the secret to this handmade fresh pasta dish.

Al Grottino: TripAdvisor reviews®

4/5 TripAdvisor Traveler Rating Based on 534 recensioni »

Great Italian Pasta

5/5 1 September 2017

Friends who come to Capri every year for 24 years told us it was their favorite In Capri. Went 2 nights in a row. Small, not fancy, family run, good value for Capri. Friends were right. Amazing Home... more »

Adorable and excellent

5/5 19 August 2017

Really good food (especially octopus carpaccio ) and the service is excellent ! Much appreciated and Highly recommended !!! more »

So Good We Ate There Twice

5/5 18 August 2017

Small comfortable family owned restaurant just off the main square in Capri town. The food was superb. Extensive menu is just a starting point. Variations to suit our taste were offered and served up... more »

Al Grottino: Location

Restaurant Al Grottino is located in the heart of the historic center of Capri, just 50 meters away from the famous Piazzetta, in one of the island's most enchanting little lanes.

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