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Il Gallo e la Perla

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Via tavernelle84 | c/o il Vecchio Bottaio, 84043 Paestum, Capaccio-Paestum, Italy
+39 0828 199 0572
10:30 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
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18:00 - 00:00
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Naples, Campania, Italy
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165 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2015

we returned for a second indulgence in this wonderful restaurant. Relocated but still within walking distance of the temples. I recommend to you...

Thank JuliusVtravel
Naples, Italy
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121 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Restaurant is set back a bit from the road, which gives it a tranquil feeling. The lawn has lounge chairs that can be a good place for a relaxing cup of coffee or tea. The food is very good here, local selections prepared well and sometimes with a little bit of a twist. The octopus salad appetizers (insalata di polpo)... More 

Thank khstamper
Atlanta, GA
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64 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2015

Outstanding restaurant, food, service and ambiance is great, but my 5 rating comes from one dish -- the mixed seafood appetizer. Truly creative and beautifully presented and wonderful combination of flavors and texture.

Thank GAFoodie
Oakland, California
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103 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2014

My friends and I had a full meal (appetizer, pasta, fish, desert and wine) at this restaurant near the ruins. The food was very good and not expensive in comparison with Rome. The place is large and has outdoor and indoor tables.

Thank Janice A
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532 reviews
280 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2014

When they were opening up. Actually heading for another established spot that gets good reviews ... but it was (unexpectedly?) closed. So we wandered back to Il Gallo and asked to look at the menu. They had a private party in the gorgeous gardens out front ... but welcomed us into the resto. Nice local wine to start. Then shared... More 

Thank TO_Trips
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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54 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Great Food, good wine and reasonable prices! You may need to make a reservation or go early at 8 p.m.

Thank Andrea B
Bacoli, Italy
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2014

Garden, Terrace and lounge on the ruins, coolness of the vegetation, close by parking where you easily park and watch your car, this lace is all about welcoming the guest. Then the grading effect of the multiple levels of the dining hall, and finally, once comfortably seated, the exquisite menu cards, and the fire fly advices of the owners. We... More 

Thank Antoine W
Central Ohio
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128 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2014

This restaurant has a beautiful view out to one of the temples, strikingly lit up at night. The food we had, while not among the best that we had in Italy, was all good, fresh, and nicely presented. The locally produced mozzarella di buffalo is especially noteworthy. The service was friendly, and it was an overall pleasant evening. It was... More 

Thank ofamof
Oxford, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2014

We came here on the recommendation of staff at Il Granaio Dei Casabella and we weren't disappointed. You can enjoy a drink in the gardens before what was a very good and reasonably priced meal.

Thank Steve H
Missoula, Montana
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83 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2014

The atmosphere of the place was nice. It's in a perfect location to the ruins. We were enjoying the food of Italy immensely during our trip so we had high expectations coming to II Gallo e la Perla. We felt let down with the service, food quality and presentation. There was only one other couple in the place besides us... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$27 - US$43
Mediterranean, Italian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
10:30 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
10:30 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
10:30 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
10:30 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
10:30 - 15:30
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via tavernelle84 | c/o il Vecchio Bottaio, 84043 Paestum, Capaccio-Paestum, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Salerno  >  Capaccio-Paestum  >  Paestum
  • Phone Number: +39 0828 199 0572

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?