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Ristorante il Follaro

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Lungomare Caboto 624, 04024 Gaeta, Italy
+39 0771 189420
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Amazing restaurant fresh fish and amazing ingredients. Great for families or couples. Chef David's attention to detail and his love of good is an inspiration to all.

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Thank Peter S
Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

What a perfect way to end our visit to Gaeta. Amazing atmosphere just inside the old city gates leading to Old Town Gaeta. Sipping a fantastic house red, looking at the water, and eating some of the best home made pasta I've ever had = an experience I won't forget and a place I'll visit next time I'm in town!... More 

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Thank nataliekopp
Powys, United Kingdom
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

Used this restaurant on our first night as we were staying at the hotel next door. Set away from the main eating areas we were plesently surprised. The food was excellent, mostly sea food but they did serve a very good beef and vegetable dish. The waitress was very friendly and the service was good. The restaurant looked a little... More 

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Thank Sharon42016
Cape Coral, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

We had the pleasure of having our peiple wedding anniversary dinner for 25 at Il Follaro. The incredibly talented chef and also someone that we consider our friend, Davide, presented us with a celebration meal that we will never forget! We have dined at Il Follaro in the past when visiting Italy from the United States and Davide was our... More 

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Thank Dianne P
Perth, Australia
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64 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2015

First the negatives. Only one beer on offer, and that was a 33cl, no 66cl options. No meat on offer, only seafood. The pluses The beer is Nastro, so it's a good beer anyway. The wine list is extensive and not all that expensive for some things you might have been wanting to try. The food was exquisite. I had... More 

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Breda, The Netherlands
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2015

We arrived after lunch time in the hotel next door and had to eat something before diner. We shared a starter and first course that were dishes out of our comfort zone. We really enjoyed the food that was served and the waitress that was very capable of speaking English.

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Thank DancingStephanie
Tivoli, Italy
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69 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2015

I was with my big family in Gaeta for a lazy Sunday, just checked reviews on Trip Advisor and the Follaro was the closest where we were. We were accommodated closed by the entrance door (and this was not much appreciated but the restaurant was almost full for a first holy communion reception. Table cloths was not white as you... More 

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Thank MGC2203
York, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2015

an amazing array of local specialities, all carefully explained by the chef Davide. Smoked swordfish was superb

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Thank b c
Halifax, Canada
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61 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2015

We ate here two ngihts in a row while in Gaeta. Chef Davide was very good at explaining what was in season, and the local dishes on offer. the menu was creative, with the smoked swordfish being a stand out whether it was featured in in pasta or on its own in an appetizer. They are happy to recommend great... More 

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Thank Cheryl C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2014 via mobile

Il Follaro offers a great and inspired selection of local dishes with the magic touch of Maestro Davide Orlando. He adds love, imagination and the best ingredients and creates amazing and tasty plates which would make you come back an want to taste more! Such an original selection of antipasti (starters) - from sword fish and chocolate to the famous... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lungomare Caboto 624, 04024 Gaeta, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Latina  >  Gaeta
  • Phone Number: +39 0771 189420

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?