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Osteria del Buonconvento

Via Bernardino Donnorso 5, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
+39 081 878 3219
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (58 reviews)
“dough balls” (3 reviews)
“fillet steak” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Bernardino Donnorso 5, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's easy to pass this osteria by as signage quite discreet. We are in old library which was nicest setting. Food good but service and ambience better. Enjoyable dining experience right in heart of city.

Thank margoBromleyKent
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great restaurant wether you want to eat alfresco or inside, we loved it here the staff were great, food very good loved the Triumph of fish, that was my favourite. The little treats you get before your meal are a delightful, loved the cheesy doughballs....More

Thank Myra B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is such a strange little restaurant in an old library and you get the feeling that you have dreamt being there. Great atmosphere inside and do not be put off by high class silver service dining as this has a very wide ranging menu...More

Thank Neal G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous food, fabulous staff, fabulous prices. The best meal I have had this week in Sorrento . Try it you'll love it. Value for money tip....... the tourist lunch @ 15 euros. Magic

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From NY, very picky about food. This place was stupendous! Fabulous food, service, atmosphere, loved every second.

Thank roberthargrave26
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and superb service. Aubergine bake starter was amazing. We had risotto and pork steak both lovely. Didn't have room for dessert but coffee was really good. The best meal we've had in Sorrento so far.

Thank Sue L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a little out of the way unless you're staying at the Hotel Continental although it's only five minutes from the main square. We ate here twice because we enjoyed the quiet atmosphere and service with and excellent menu to choose from. It's also...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Setting excellent, service good although a bit erratic.i.e. We already had wine and water poured before the welcome proseco. Food disappointing, portion big quality not so good. Not expensive but lacking in quality. Filled you up with pre dinner warm bread and (dough balls) but...More

Thank Anne L
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

The food was okay. The outstanding feature in this restaurant is it's first room, before going down the stairs. Formerly a church. Unfortunately, the atmosphere at the day we have been there was really negative. The owner was shouting at its waiters and complaining with...More

Thank volcovietti
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

This place is incredible, excellent service, excellent food, reasonably priced food for such quality! Been 3 times in 1 week.

Thank Wendy A
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22 August 2016|
Response from John C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Teresa, I am sorry but I don't know the answer to your question. Maybe if you email the restaurant they will answer you. Regards John
Patti S
17 June 2016|
Response from Robert MB B B | Reviewed this property |
This is a regular Italian restaurant.....not just for tourists. I don't live there but it should be open most of the time. I checked google maps it and it was open when the camera drove by. It is not American... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Bernardino Donnorso 5, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Sorrento
  • Phone Number: +39 081 878 3219
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