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Gran Caffe Gambrinus

Via Chiaia, 1, 80132, Naples, Italy
+39 081 417582
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“cakes” (52 reviews)
“pastry” (45 reviews)
“gelato” (44 reviews)
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Italian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Via Chiaia, 1, 80132, Naples, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place trades on its reputation and opulent surroundings. However the service is poor. We waited nearly 30 minutes for a basic order of tea and cakes to arrive and saw it sat on the counter for at least 5 minutes meaning the tea was...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were told we must visit Gambrinus, it is an institution in Naples and whilst not looking for a sit down stay, we took the recommendation and visited. Unfortunately, and this was our mistake, our timing was mid afternoon when the Caffe was overwhelmed with...More

Thank bsandrs
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stopped for a cocktail and the savoury snacks they brought with it was enough for a light lunch. It's on a busy corner right by lots of interesting sites. Can also recommend the espresso nocciola. Too addictive for words!

Thank Helen L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Combine slow service with 7 euro for a beer / 12 euro for cocktail and you know that you are on a terrace where the waiters feel more important than the clients and that the terrace is located on a spot to be seen. If...More

Thank WallyHolland
Reviewed 4 days ago

This cafe is the perfect stop for a mid morning or mid afternoon coffee and pastry. I stopped off here mid afternoon to sample the Cannoli and Sfogliatelle and have a quick Espresso at the bar having seen its impressive decor while wandering past. As...More

Thank T0mmy101
Reviewed 5 days ago

After hearing great reviews about this place, i just had to try it. İt didn`t disappoint. İ had napoli`s most famous pastry the sfogliatelle with a cappuccino .. Highly enjoyed it and the prices are quite reasonable too. The service was good considering it being...More

Thank tamer748
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you love coffee and pastries and people watching ever! Gorgeous ancient cafe where the writer's and artists used to hang out!

Thank leetrentadue
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just next to the Piazza del Plebiscito and the Palazzo Reale, this is the perfect place to stop for a coffee and a pastry or even a light lunch. There is a covered terrace on the pavement outside which is where we sat although there...More

Thank Sally F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We heard a lot about this place and our guide to Capri also recommended that since we are staying close to via Toledo we must eat here. It's a beautiful cafe with a nice dining area on the street where you can sit and enjoy...More

Thank Historystory
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bowled over by this coffee shop. We walked round to the left of the people drinking coffee at the bar into a most exquisite seated dining room. Beautifully decorated. We were too early for lunch so opted for coffees and cakes. The cakes being a...More

Thank Ian M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Chiaia, 1, 80132, Naples, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Naples>  > San Ferdinando
  • Neighbourhood: San Ferdinando
  • Phone Number: +39 081 417582
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