A guide to the best restaurants in Ravello

Slightly inland from the stunning Amalfi coast, but with spectacular views over the sea, holidays in Ravello are exciting and contemporary. As Ravello is a stone’s throw away from the coast, you’ll have the opportunity to pick from a great selection of seafood dishes when eating here. The town is home to two Michelin starred restaurants. As well as the fresh seafood, you’ll find lamb and a fantastic array of vegetables in any of the restaurants, and drinking the local ‘limoncello’ is practically obligatory.

Michelin-starred excellence at Il Flauto di Pan

For a celebratory treat or just simply pushing out the boat, Il Flauto di Pan is the place to come. Situated in the Villa Cimbrone, this awesome restaurant presents the very best of the region’s cooking with style and swagger. From the octopus first course, through to the heavenly delights of lemon parfait, the food here is magical. The wine list is exciting too.

Romantic sea views at Belvedere restaurant

Seafood for starters is always refreshing, and the Belvedere adds artistry and presentation to some wonderful local products. Overlooking the sea you can enjoy a tasty beef fillet or delicious homemade pasta dishes. The puddings are too tempting for words.

Foodie pleasures at Ristorante Vittoria

Open for both lunch and evening meals, dining at Ristorante Vittoria is a genuine pleasure. The stuffed courgette flowers are delicious and the immaculately presented octopus starter is stunning. These are just a few of the dishes from the extensive menu. With moderate prices and gorgeous gooey puddings, a meal at Ristorante Vittoria is a real treat.

Magical sea views at Bella Vista Sul Mare

Eating here is akin to eating on a film set, such are the extraordinary views over the bay. The menu at Bella Vista Sul Mare is heavenly, from the delicious mazancolle shrimps cooked in brandy, to veal escalope with porcini mushrooms followed by oodles of lemon deliciousness for pudding.

Wonderful seafood at La Vecchia Cantina

At La Vecchia Cantina, you can tuck into a tasty crab and pasta dish or simply relish a simple dish of clams washed down with a bottle of the house wine. With moderate prices and a family friendly atmosphere this restaurant is always popular.

Pizzas are tops at Caffe Calce i Giardini

Looking for a tasty place for a snack that’s open all day? The Caffe Calce i Giardini serves delicious salads and pizzas at reasonable prices. With generous proportions and a variety of pizza toppings to choose from, this restaurant is a wonderful option for a light meal.

Plentiful pasta at Cumpa Cosimo

You’ll find a wide range of pasta on offer at Cumpa Cosima, as well as delicious fresh fish, salads and brightly coloured, tasty starters. This family-run restaurant is often busy so it’s a good idea to reserve a seat. The homemade pastries are dangerous they’re so scrumptious.

Beautiful presentation and food at Al Ristoro del Moro

Cooking is elevated to an art form at Al Ristoro del Moro and each of the dishes are as beautifully presented as the quality of the ingredients they contain. Serving a wide range of regional wines, as well as some of the best local produce, this restaurant consistently commands rave reviews from both the public and professional restaurant reviewers.

Awesome food and views at Da Salvatore

Commanding some of the best views in Ravello, a meal at Da Salvatore is always going to be a treat. The stuffed squid is beautiful, as are the other dishes. If you’re looking sample a genuine Mediterranean menu, then this restaurant should be on your ‘to do’ list.

Pizza presence at Mimi bar Pizzeria

The fantastic pizza was invented only an hour’s drive away in Naples, and if you come to Mimi Pizzeria you’ll see why this dish is so popular. With an imaginative range of generous toppings Mimi’s serves this ultimate snack both day and night.