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Viva lo Re

Corso Resina 261, 80056 Ercolano, Italy
+39 081 739 0207
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Corso Resina 261, 80056 Ercolano, Italy
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1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It'a a little place with great view about food. The design of restaurant, the quality of wine and the food was great. Perfect! Excelent!

Thank Ruxandra N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We discovered this little piece of Heaven at the beginning of our vacation, and had enjoyed it for the rest of our time. The staff are very friendly, although not all of them speak English, the food is amazing, it's traditional Italian food, something you...More

Thank Emil L
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We arrived at the restaurant on recommendation of a well known guide book, we were not made to feel welcome from the start and nearly walked away (shame we didn't). We were seated outside which was very noisy and air polluted by heavy traffic. Nobody...More

2  Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We were visiting Ercolano and staying in the Villa Batista, which is owned by the owners of this restaurant too. We went early as we arrived on Saturday thinking we might need to book. And we did. We had to book and come back an...More

Thank Maattmoo
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Excellent food, one of the best meals from our trip to the Amalfi Coast. Service was fantastic as well. The price cannot be beaten for the quality of the meal.

1  Thank RobinDDC
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Very nice restaurant for lunch or diner. Certainly not the typical Pizza restaurant. I enjoyed it very much

Thank mark S
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Owned by our hotel, Villa Battista, Lo Re was a cute trendy wine bar, blackboard menu and good food. Our feelings though if you are in Italy for the Italian experience this is NOT the place to go. You can eat in a trendy wine...More

Thank anna z
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is immense popular... And not without a reason.. The food is really good. There is a handwritten menu on a blackboard, which is Italian. Like in more restaurants we went in this regio not a bilingual menu, but it is a problem that...More

Thank Pieps2
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Walk a couple of hundred metres east from the Herculaneum exit and you'll find this little gem of a place, serving great food in a lovely atmospheric dining room. There was a comprehensive wine list, too. The day's menu is displayed on a chalk board...More

Thank Alistair G
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We are staying in Ercolano for only one night and wanted a good meal. We looked at Trip Advisor and decided to walk along the Main Street to Vivo lo Re. How pleased we are are that we did! The restaurant was empty when we...More

1  Thank Frissels
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
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19:00 - 23:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Resina 261, 80056 Ercolano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Ercolano
  • Phone Number: +39 081 739 0207
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