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Il Solitario

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Via Giuseppe Orlandi, 96 - Anacapri - See map

Il Solitario

+39 081 8371382

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4/5 TripAdvisor Traveler Rating Based on 458 recensioni »
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Il Solitario Restaurants Anacapri

Traditional cuisine served in a hidden garden in the center of Anacapri

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Il Solitario

  1. The closet garden in the heart of Anacapri
  2. Delicious fresh homemade food
  3. A leisure informal atmosphere
  • Hours: 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm / 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
  • Closed: Tuesday
  • Annual closure: from 31 October 2016 to 23 March 2017

Il Solitario - Anacapri

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In Anacapri there is a local eatery which has been a favorite since opening in 1960 as just a humble osteria featuring local wine, cheese and cured meats, and gossip.
Since then, the Trattoria Il Solitario has become a favorite spot to sample the most authentic and traditional cooking on Capri in their quiet internal garden shaded by an immense ivy canopy and in a warm and welcoming island atmosphere.

From the simple plates of salami and cheese first served, to the stuffed peppers, ravioli, and eggplant parmesan, featured today: Il Solitario's dishes have become more filling but no less traditional over the years, keeping an eye on the authenticity and freshness of the ingredients. Not convinced? Well, let's just say that the daily fish special is only on the menu when Il Solitario finds fresh enough fish at that morning's fishermen's market.

Among the trattoria's guests, Pope Benedict XVI, visiting Capri while still Cardinal and, more recently, the Italian.American mayor of New York City, Bill de Blasio, have both enjoyed Il Solitario's welcoming atmosphere and comforting food.

Combining historic recipes from Anacapri and the traditional flavors of the island, Il Solitario's hostess Carmen is passionate about keeping the long traditional of Capri's local cuisine alive and making Il Solitario a restaurant landmark in Capri: a place with excellent food served at a fair price.

What former guests say about Il Solitario

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Il Solitario: TripAdvisor reviews®

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4/5 TripAdvisor Traveler Rating Based on 458 recensioni »

Ottima cucina...

4/5 29 June 2016

Tutto particolarmente buono; dal pane fatto in casa agli scialatielli allo scoglio, passando dalla frittura di pesce al souté di cozze. I prezzi nella media dell'isola. Un antipasto, un primo, due more »

Beautiful meal, excellent service

5/5 29 June 2016

A little piece of heaven, tucked away amongst a stunning array of flowers and trees and away from the crowds. We had the most wonderful evening laughing and talking with the staff, enjoying a tasty... more »

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5/5 29 June 2016

sono arrivato nel ristorante per caso, non è sulla strada ma poco discosto dalla via centrale. si mangia in un giardino, sotto l'ombra degli alberi. tutti i ristoranti di capri ed anacapri sono molto more »

Il Solitario: Location

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Wandering Anacapri's old town, the highest point on the island of Capri, is pure pleasure. The San Michele Church with its magnificent majolica floor, the historic Aragonese tower, now the Casa Rossa Museum, the main church, and the numerous tiny workshops, artisan boutiques, and stores lining the lanes are all steps from the tiny flowering alleyway which marks the entrance to the Trattoria Il Solitario: it doesn't get any more convenient than this!

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