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Mammà

Restaurant €€€ Taste

Via Madre Serafina, 11 - Capri - See map

Mammà

+ 39 081 8377472

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www.ristorantemamma.com

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Family-friendly Romantic
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Mammà Restaurants Capri

Food with soul, just like Mom used to make

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Mammà

  1. Michelin starred chef Salvatore La Ragione
  2. The "menù degustazione" tasting menu
  3. A bright terrace looking over the Bay of Naples
  • Hours: Lunch: noon - 3:30 Dinner: 7:30pm - 1:00am
  • Open every day

Mammà

Salvatore La Ragione

(Chef)

Mi alzo tutti i giorni alle 6.30 per andare al mercato a scegliere i prodotti migliori e cucinarli. Proprio come farebbe mammà!

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Mammà - Capri

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A terrace overlooking the Bay of Naples, the turquoise tones of the sea and sky, and a Michelin-starred cuisine: welcome to Mammà, restaurant of chefs Gennaro Esposito and Salvatore La Ragione, newly recognized by Michelin.

The restaurant opened its doors in 2013 on the site of the historic Ristorante da Gemma, in the heart of the center of Capri town. Already by 2015, Mammà received its first Michelin star.

Chef Gennaro Esposito's culinary philosophy is based on dishes made with soul, just like mom used to make, featuring ingredients delivered fresh each day. There are no cold storage or freezers in this kitchen; mornings begin with a trip to the market to carefully select the ingredients for that morning's menu, along with freshly made bread.

The staff is especially attentive, but informal and welcoming, and across from the restaurant, guests can visit the wine cellar and the lounge for a pre-meal cocktail or post-meal espresso.

We suggest you take a look at the menù and listen to your server's presentation carefully, but follow the advice of head waiter Antonio for your selection. As it says on the chalkboard of the house rules: No one knows better than we do the best dishes of the day...trust us!

Mammà: the specialites

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Tagliatella di seppia con insalate di verdure

Mammà Capri

Tagliatella di seppia con insalate di verdure

La tagliatella di seppia con insalate di verdure primaverili è un tributo alla freschezza che il porticato contemporaneo di Mammà richiama appena si varca la soglia di ingresso.

Potato "gnocchi" with seafood

Mammà Capri

Potato "gnocchi" with seafood

Potato "gnocchi" (fresh pasta) filled with ricotta cheese, basil and seafood sauce.

Spaghetti with vesuvian tomatoes

Mammà Capri

Spaghetti with vesuvian tomatoes

The famous "Spaghetti n.12" made with Pomodorino del Vesuvio. A very simple dish that highlights the flavor of tomatoes.

Dried figs risotto with basil pesti and salt cod

Mammà Capri

Dried figs risotto with basil pesti and salt cod

A Northen dish with all the flavours and the fragrances of Southern Italy

Slice of daily fish

Mammà Capri

Slice of daily fish

Slice of daily fish with potatoes, capers, and "nocerino" springs onions, low temperature cooked.

What former guests say about Mammà

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Mammà: TripAdvisor reviews®

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4/5 TripAdvisor Traveler Rating Based on 204 recensioni »

Amazing view

4/5 1 November 2015

We have found this 1 Michelin star restaurant by chance and there were places, even though we didn't have reservation. The view of the sunset was amazing, the food was very nice also. I loved the... more »

Swish

4/5 26 October 2015

We had been looking for this restaurant’s predecessor which was listed in a guidebook but seems to have been taken over and/or had a major revamp into what is now an extremely flash and smart looking... more »

Wonderful food

5/5 9 October 2015

Of all the resty we visited on Capri Mamma was the best. The service is perfect and the view even better. Although we didn't order appetizers the chief prepared a special appetizer for us. We also... more »

Mammà: insider review

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Camilla

(ItalyTraveller Copywriter&Editor)

Cucina gourmet e panorama da sogno: gli ingredienti per una serata perfetta...

Se siete in cerca di un posto romantico, panoramico e dove si mangi divinamente bene, l'indirizzo giusto è Mammà. La sala si trova su una grande terrazza coperta e riparata dal vento da un grande vetrata che dà l'impressione quasi di essere all'aperto. Nelle calde serate estive si può anche cenare sui tavolini messi all'aperto. Lo sguardo va dal Monte Solaro al Campanile della Piazzetta con il mare davanti. Vi consiglio di arrivare non troppo tardi per godervi le luci del tramonto.

Ma non fatevi distrarre troppo dal panorama: da Mammà si viene soprattutto per la cucina stellata dello chef Salvatore La Ragione, stella Michelin nel 2015 e pupillo di Gennaro Esposito che detta la linea del ristorante. Leggete pure il menù, ma poi lasciatevi consigliare e suggerire un percorso guidato tra i sapori "di mammà". Non ve ne pentirete!

Mammà: Location

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The Ristorante Mammà is on Via Madre Serafina, just steps from the Piazzetta di Capri in the town's historic center along the road towards Santa Teresa.

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