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Tubba Catubba

Corso Resina 302, 80056 Ercolano, Italy
+39 081 344 3503
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (10 reviews)
“bread” (3 reviews)
“house wine” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Corso Resina 302, 80056 Ercolano, Italy
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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 10 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 10 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
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

After doing the ruins, this is the place to find. Not touristy. Simple, nice and tasty food. Well priced. Friendly staff and good service.

1  Thank Craig L
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We were staying nearby in Ercolano and had tried to visit this highly rated restaurant a couple of times during our stay. But two times the door was locked when the restaurant is advertised online as open, not sure if that is the internet fault...More

1  Thank Maattmoo
Reviewed 7 November 2016

If you visit Herculaneum the choice for food is not great. this family run business serves local dishes to locals. it is around the corner from the site and the food is prepared freshly on the spot. we had great pastas.

1  Thank FoodieSharon
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

This restaurant, which name I forget all the time, has a written menu.. Extraordinary. So you can study at ease on what you want. The waiter( I think owner? ) is very friendly and helpful. We drank a good wine( rosé ) and we had...More

1  Thank Pieps2
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
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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