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Tubba Catubba

Corso Resina 302, 80056 Ercolano, Italy
+39 081 344 3503
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (11 reviews)
“by chance” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Corso Resina 302, 80056 Ercolano, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saw good reviews for this restaurant near Herculaneum. Bought Pizza as the owner said “good neopolitan pizza”. Unfortunately undercooked and decidedly average.

Thank samanthaward68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived at 15:00 and ended up the last people in there for lunch. not a problem. we were really looked after. Food excellent. All our dishes were really good. The crowning glory are their babas. You really must save some space for what were...More

Thank JonWS
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The appeareance is very good (family management, local and traditional food but revised in modern way....) but the substance is not. Very small portion with quite high price. Service almost non existing. Medium level in cooking; the offer was not so refined as pretended. My...More

Thank Emi1971
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

It's not easy finding somewhere to eat on your first night. We'd walked for a long way till we decided on this restaurant. The staff were friendly, their English wasn't great, but it was better than our Italian. The food was ok, we probably chose...More

Thank Spartacus1959
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We were here with a large group. The service was a little slow, perhaps because of our large group. Food was good and we enjoyed our lunch on our way to see Pompeii

Thank Knight66
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

A recommendation from our hotel backed up by TripAdvisor reviews it was too convenient not to try and so glad we did. As all reviews say this is a true locals restaurant but the complete language barrier adds to the local feel. Great service and...More

Thank Leon N
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We spent 2 evenings here and we would have come back for 3rd but they where closed on Sunday evenings. Its a locals place offering excellent home cooked food and local wine, we would highly recommend the sword fish and my young daughter fell in...More

1  Thank Siobhan D
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Found more by chance than choice Tubba Catubba has an interesting decor and is obviously a local rather than a tourist restaurant. Food ok (if a bit bitty), but service fine and prices average.

Thank sherlock1411
Reviewed 31 May 2017

This restaurant was a beautiful surprise. Despite the simple decoration, the food is absolutely delicious. The service was very good, with a lot of attention to detail and good suggestions. The desert was heaven. The price-quality is fantastic. If you are in the Ercolaneum area,...More

Thank TC R
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Brilliant service. Dishes full of flavour and excellent wine list. Take time to ask for the owners choice of best local wine and you'll get something exquisite at not much cost. Truly exceptional cooking and if you chat you'll no doubt,like us, get offered a...More

Thank Gareth H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Resina 302, 80056 Ercolano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Ercolano
  • Phone Number: +39 081 344 3503
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