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Villa Maiella

Localita Villa Maiella, 30, 66016 Guardiagrele, Italy
+39 0871 809319
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (4 reviews)
“burrata” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Localita Villa Maiella, 30, 66016 Guardiagrele, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is so amazing. As we walked into the restaurant, we were greeted and shown to our table. The owner came out to speak to our family and they were so wonderful. There were many small courses and each one was a bite of...More

1  Thank tinas670
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Ok Villa Maiella was definitely a gastronomic adventure with great service and attention. We were looked after by Pascal - the grandson of the original owners who explained it was really his grandmother who created the recipes that started their restaurant business in the 1960s....More

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 30 July 2018

We learned about this restaurant from reading an article about top chefs in Abruzzo, and our desire to visit their restaurants. This restaurant is one of only three restaurants in Abruzzo that have earned Michelin stars. This is also a JRE restaurant. While some of...More

Thank 408KeithM408
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This 1star Michelin restaurant is definitely worth a stop and a small detour if you are in the area. We had the fixed price menu for lunch. Gli Stagionati di Maiale Nero della Nostra Fattoria Pallotta cac’ e ove Zuppa di farro spezzato di Caprafico...More

Thank SusanP
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Four of us had the territorio menu. Tastes of the local specialities of Abruzzo. Start to finish it was excellent. Service top notch. Friendly and not stuffy. We chose our own wines and the waiter steered us to another wine, surprisingly it was less in...More

1  Thank shtinky
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

An outstanding meal here last night in every respect: welcome, service, atmosphere, style, and, of course,.... food! Every course was special: not over the top or trying too hard: just exceptionally well cooked food from excellent quality produce and a strong Abruzzo focus. Certainly not...More

Thank paulfrommelbourne
Reviewed 4 June 2018

We did know in advance the fame of the restaurant so the expectations were high. The local tasting menu was very interesting, mostly delicious, some of it good but not impressive. In almost all of the dishes some element was in form of a ball...More

Thank Ritva M
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Great local food. Great local wine. Impeccable service and amazing value for money! We stayed in the hotel and here two nights in a row. Both meals were highlights of our trip to Italy and this restaurant truly deserves it's Michelin star!

Thank CarloD400
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

A very interesting place. The food and the service were truly excellent. I would definitely go back..

Thank Stellina_and_Sole
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I said before and I'll said it again, if you want to experience michelin restaurant, you have to go to France, don't bother with Italy, Spain or any other countries, they just don't have it. I had anti pasty, followed by some chicory soup, followed...More

1  Thank Andrei R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
13:00 - 14:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Localita Villa Maiella, 30, 66016 Guardiagrele, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Abruzzo  >  Province of Chieti  >  Guardiagrele
  • Phone Number: +39 0871 809319
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