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Le Metamorfosi

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Viale Giacomo Matteotti | 67039 Sulmona, Sulmona, Italy
+39 0864 32570
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Salem, Massachusetts
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575 reviews
373 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

People who don't want to talk to their dinner companions can watch what's projected on the wall. We chose to talk instead and tried to ignore the sci-fi disaster flick. Service was good but the food was only fair. Nothing memorable.

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Newbridge, Ireland
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We first ate here a two years ago and Massimo said it was named metamorfosi because you went in thin and came out fat! Nothing has changed , the food is still fantastic and great value for money. Everything is fresh and cooked to order .

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Pune
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Not too good, stodgy, pasta dishes available here. A trifle depressing with no other customers and an invasive, melodramatic TV programme going to at full volume

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New Delhi, India
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81 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Had an excellent 4 course lunch here with an unending array of antipasti! Delicious and interesting food on offer here.

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Rome, Italy
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

My husband's great uncle brought us here for a meal. Massimo was wonderful in catering to all of us. The food was fresh, honest, and plentiful. A great meal!

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Salem, Massachusetts
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015

Massimo is the best! He goes out of his way to wow diners with simple, honest regional food. His pizzas are to doe for . . .

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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339 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2015

Metamorfosi is one of my favorite restaurants in Sulmona. Massimo is a great cook, and I don't think we've had a bad meal there. Try the risotto... or the lamb.... or the sausage.... or the pasta... or the pizza. Everyone I bring there has enjoyed it.

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Thank Moonette
California
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

Best of all, the owner, Massimo. The local tipical plates are tasty and authentic...I recommend the mixed antipasto as it has so many different tastes of foods and is quite filling. The pizzas are wonderful as is the arrosticini and other secondo plates. Massimo is the best pizza maker, and is most generous and kind. I ate there several times,... More 

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Salem, Massachusetts
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2014

I've been to Metamorfosi twice, late at night, and was pleasantly surprised both times by the quality and quantity of the food. It's not fast, but it's always superior. Best of all, Massimo lets you take the left-overs home! Grazie!

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Montreal, Canada
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2014 via mobile

I was in my father's native birth place, and had the chance to eat at Le Metamorfosi in Sulmona, it was the most amazing food experience ever, Massimo is the greatest chef, the food tasted better than expected. GRAZIE MASSIMO!!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Giacomo Matteotti | 67039 Sulmona, Sulmona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Abruzzo  >  Province of L'Aquila  >  Sulmona
  • Phone Number: +39 0864 32570

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