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Palazzo Ranucci Restaurant

Via della Torretta 8, 01017 Tuscania, Italy
+39 0761 434394
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
3 Jul 2017
“Awesome. A very best restaurant”
14 Jan 2016
“New management- food not as good”
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Italian, Mediterranean
€€ - €€€
Via della Torretta 8, 01017 Tuscania, Italy
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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We have been delighted by the creativity of the chef and the quality of the food. Every dish is an experience of taste and design. The menu of the day featured mainly fish and the chef prepared a special vegetarian menu only for me that...More

Thank xmassss
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Having been here many, many times, we were gutted 3 years ago when the place closed. About 2 years ago it reopened, under new management, a catering company. If you are going by old guidebooks (like Fred Plotkin's Italy for teh Gourmet Traveller) you should...More

Thank Hello_Bamboo
Reviewed 9 October 2015

We have visited Tuscania twice in the past on our way up to Saturnia from Rome. On those prior visits we very much enjoyed dining at Palazzo Ranucci, a restaurant which local people told us was the best in town. On this last visit we...More

Thank dantefortysix
Reviewed 30 December 2013

My study abroad experience was summed up perfectly by the meal and companions, when we visited this restaurant. We sat on the top terrace and were treated to a perfect May evening. The view from our table was the old ruins and San Pietro in...More

Thank SaSpenSquare
Reviewed 22 July 2012

Up the stairs from the unassuming entrance lies a large terrace perfect for outdoor dining. From your table you'll be able to see Monte Fiascone, Viterbo and the Ciminis while eating some good local cuisine. One reviewer suggested that they should turn the radio off,...More

Thank Johansoh
Reviewed 16 July 2012

It's my American's assumption that a reasonably-priced restaurant with a fantastic view will have mediocre food--but that's not a safe assumption in Italy! This place is one we will return to when guests visit, because the menu and the view together will make a memorable...More

Thank LongTimeTraveler_11
Reviewed 13 July 2012

As others have written the summer terrace overlooking the old town is quite beautiful and cool on hot summer evenings. Staff are friendly although they could turn the radio off, it provides background noise but is not pleasant. Food is well prepared and while the...More

Thank David N
Reviewed 22 January 2012

Definitely recommend... Standard here us way above the average italian restaurant. Elegant and easy, refined and tasty. Price quality is exceptional.

Thank kdotkdotkdot
Reviewed 24 September 2011

Beautiful atmosphere on the rooftop terrace. Menu not very extensive and very expensive for the area. My wife and I shared a starter, a plate of pasta each (which was a very small serving), and we shared a tagliata which was reasonable well cooked. We...More

Thank mattox27
Reviewed 28 June 2011

Palazzo Ranucci pleasantly impressed from the start; we came in around 7:30 pm, when it was nearly empty, so we got the best table; in about an hour and a half, the whole place was full, and the dinner proceeded in a marvelous enlivened atmosphere....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Torretta 8, 01017 Tuscania, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Viterbo  >  Tuscania
  • Phone Number: +39 0761 434394
Elegance, simplicity, a place of refined good taste, meticulous attention to detail: the Palazzo Ranucci Tuscania reopens its doors in the heart of the country, between the ancient walls of the seventeenth century. The top of the stairs reserve a wonderful terrace, renowned for its breathtaking views, a real unexpected gem that will accompany your tastings. Our chef will select the best products of Italian cuisine traditional cooking of meat and fish, but always respecting the binomial with creativity. The restaurant is open every evening with the exception of Tuesdays.
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