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Ristorante Zio Sam

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Via Caposcannato 1, 80063 Piano di Sorrento, Italy
+39 081 533 3472
18:45 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:30
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Sun - Mon 18:45 - 23:30
Wed - Mon 12:00 - 15:30
Wed - Fri 18:45 - 23:30
Sat 18:45 - 00:00
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86 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Nice local restaurant, ok prices, nice staff and lots of food. We tried pasta, pizza, seafood and all was good (not great) and in very big portions! The staff was super nice and gave us all kind of appetizers – we had a lot of food before our orders were served. We were in a big group and had fun... More 

Thank Marcelinhakpy
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We couldnt have experienced more authentic italian food than we did at Zio Sam. The atmosphere, service and the total experience was outstanding. Needless to say this is why we ate there 3 out of our 5 days in italy. ALL the staff make you feel like family. We are definately returning on our next visit to this part of... More 

Thank shaynebennett33
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

If you in the area I cannot recommend this restaurant enough. Staff, views, food it has the lot. Very well priced (including the prosecco). If you want an off the track not in the middle of a busy town then go for this place. I would recommend the spaghetti alle vongole or what their version of this.

Thank bmanbones
Surrey, Canada
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

This warm, hospitable family run restaurant is probably a favourite with the locals. Reasonable prices coupled with high quality food and good, professional, friendly service gets 5 stars from me. We have eaten dinner twice here this week while renting a villa in piano di Sorrento. The menu is broad but typical Italian. Pizzas are good. Pastas are good. Special... More 

Thank laziesttraveler
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in here for lunch. We were treated to a traditional three-course Italian lunch with dessert. Everything was fresh out of the garden grown out back which we had a tour of after the meal. Everything here is fresh and local, including the style of cuisine. The owner checked in on us several times to make... More 

Thank Patrick M
Tumbulgum, New South Wales, Australia
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We stopped off on our way to Praiano for a meal at about 10.30pm. We were welcomed by Zio Sam himself. This restaurant is a family owned business, and the food is simply superb, and very reasonable. You will find this place on the road between Sorrento and Praiano, it is well advertised from the top of the road, but... More 

Thank Maria L
Riverview, Florida
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52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Our tour guide recommended this place. He said his family eats here a lot. We went for lunch and we were not disappointed. Food was excellent and the service was great. The best thing we ate was a stuffed with cheese zucchini flower deep fried and it was delicious! would definitely recommend this place.

Thank Brenda M
Orpington, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We had rented a villa a few miles away. The owner suggested he could recommend a local restaurant who would collect us and drop back to the villa. We decided to take a chance on the potential expense thinking that if we were hit with a big bill it would be a one off. Not recognising any wine on the... More 

Thank Keith U
Los Angeles, California
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100 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

This is an excellent authentic gem. We are staying around the corner, and due to the long drive in from Rome we were looking for someplace close by. The food was excellent, warm service, good vibe (locals and non). We recommend and would return.

Thank SKI_Road_Warrior
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Visited twice during our stay in Vico Equense, love this place. The food is incredible, and the whole experience was superb. Picked up from our hotel and dropped back after eating, staff go beyond expectations. Highly recommended

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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 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$50
Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
18:45 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:30
18:45 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:30
12:00 - 15:30
18:45 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:30
18:45 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:30
18:45 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:30
18:45 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Caposcannato 1, 80063 Piano di Sorrento, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Piano di Sorrento
  • Phone Number: +39 081 533 3472

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