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Il Sacello

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Il Sacello restaurant in city centre of Maratea. Homemade dishes from culinary tradition of Basilicata region, wonderful garden for outdoor dining, wine cellar, lunch from 12:30 to 14:30, dinner from 19:30 to 22:30.
Dinner, After-hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
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All reviews tournedos homemade pasta beautiful setting great food and service great restaurant atmosphere
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Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

We feel can describe this restaurant as a secret gem due to the position and the quality of food an service they offer. there are not words that can explain the atmosphere you can enjoy while eating here, the only way is to test it....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank TaiJiFitness
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Great restaurant, very relaxed, in a most beautiful setting. Food, wine and service all excellent. Very friendly staff. Tagliata is amazing

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank nicolapender
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Probably the best food in Maratea but up many stairs at back of old town, great views of mountains. Part of a very nice small hotel.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank TonyinOz
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the linked hotel and decided to eat here. It was an excellent choice. We shared an anti pasto, and a primo piatta. These were octopus and homemade pasta respectively. They were very well cooked and presented. Perhaps most importantly, they were both...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank GreyPound_9
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We were staying at the hotel and had two delicious evening meals here. The salads and vegetables were extremely fresh, with excellent pasta, fish and meat courses and delicious local wines. Service was friendly and attentive. My only minor complaint was not being given more...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Felice H
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is a hidden gem. The service is exceptional, very friendly and helpful. The food is delicious, imaginative, fun and different. The wine superb. We are both vegetarian and had a great dinner. We got extra bread, home made and fresh, and extra cookies...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank KathiSchreberi
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Eating at Sacello was a perfect choice: we were listening so good about this restaurant in Maratea and we wanted to try. As starter, we ordered the Lucan salumi: very particular taste, very good. Then, the Sea bass for me and swordfish for my wife:...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank andriytarasenko
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Hotel restaurants often get a bad rap especially in the U.S. even in our travels throughout Europe, they are not always the best choice for us but yet very so often we find an exception to this rule. We ate at Il Sacello on our...More

Date of visit: September 2015
1  Thank alsal
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

When you visit Italy you expect to get delicious food and the food here at our hotel certainly didn't disappoint, if anything it exceeded our expectations. From the beautiful local black pig through to the delicious wines and home made bread we felt this was...More

Date of visit: September 2015
1  Thank seannaholland
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Very good food at a very reasonable price with excellent service and veery comprehensive wine list. Good setting. Much above anywhere else we tried.

Date of visit: September 2015
1  Thank David R
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