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Ristorante L'Antico Forziere

Strada esterna vicinale della Rocca 2 | Casalina, 06051, Deruta, Italy
+39 075 972 4314
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (4 reviews)
“tasting menu” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Fusion, Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€€€
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LOCATION
Strada esterna vicinale della Rocca 2 | Casalina, 06051, Deruta, Italy
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1 - 10 of 113 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

After a several hour shopping trek in Deruta, my husband and I asked a local shopkeeper for a lunch recommendation. He responded by asking us, "Do you have time or do you have to rush off?" We said we had time. He suggested L'Antico Forziere,...More

1  Thank SAQ2013
SMLR78, Proprietario at Ristorante L'Antico Forziere, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you again for the lunch in our restaurant and thank you very much for your wonderful review. We appreciated very much your beautiful words about our restaurant and we hope every time in Umbria you will always remember and reccomend L'Antico Forziere for a...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

This restaurant is a real bargain and the most complex of the 5 restaurants we visited while in the area. The building is beautiful as is the dining room. The waitstaff is very professional. I understand the comments that it should have a star -...More

Thank RobLaw47
SMLR78, Proprietario at Ristorante L'Antico Forziere, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you very much for your review, we are happy to know you appreciated our restaurant and we hope to have the pleasure to welcome you again in the future. I wish you the best for your holiday. Kind regards, Samuele

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We believe that this is our fifth visit to this wonderful restaurant, and each time we are surprised again by the magnificent offerings, the beauty of the platings including the dessert sculptures, and the warm welcome given by Samuele and his staff. The building and...More

1  Thank justjobe
SMLR78, Proprietario at Ristorante L'Antico Forziere, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much again once again for your wonderful review and thank you to remember every time in Umbria our restaurant for a meal. I really hope to meeting you again next year and I wish you the best for your holiday. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just had lunch at this delightful restaurant today- and this one of the reasons we went there - it was open when so many places in this town were not. We were thankful, however, if one was open- it was certainly because it is...More

Thank Kaydiver
SMLR78, Proprietario at Ristorante L'Antico Forziere, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much, it was a great pleasure to serve you personally the lunch and I'm very happy to know you apreciated so much our restaurant.I really hope to meeting you again in the future and I wish you the best for your holiday....More

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

One of the best restaurants that I have ever been to. Delicious and beautifully presented dishes. We were a party of ten so I had the chance to taste many dishes. All were truly wonderful. Don’t miss the desert sampler!More

Thank Orna F
SMLR78, Proprietario at Ristorante L'Antico Forziere, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thanks again for all, we really appreciated you came back a second time in three days for the dinner and we are very happy you appreciated everything so much. I really hope to meeting you again in the future and I hope you will always...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

I have written a prior review and have now returned to this hidden jewel just around the corner and under a bridge and ah heck get out your gps, this place is worth finding. Run by 3 brothers, the twins work the kitchen, the food...More

Thank Bruce r
SMLR78, Proprietario at Ristorante L'Antico Forziere, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you for your review and thank you for the wonderful words about us. I hope to meeting you again in Umbria and I hope you always recommend our region in the world for holidays for every season of the year. I wish you the...More

Reviewed 25 August 2018

The expertise, passion and art of creating a fine dining experience for their customers is very obvious at this family owned restaurant. After traveling to many restaurants between U.S and Europe, I would say that this is truly one of the best. Not easy to...More

Thank Leslie B
SMLR78, Proprietario at Ristorante L'Antico Forziere, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Thank you very much for your review and thank you very much for the experience you had in our restaurant, I hope you will come again in Umbria and I hope you will always remember L'Antico Forziere. I wish you the best and I wait...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018

The cuisine is world class. We only hope Michelin never get their hands on it or the prices would probably go up! Eat outside in the summer under a huge and brilliantly designed canopy or inside under candlelight. If you can only come once then...More

Thank Vivienne B
SMLR78, Proprietario at Ristorante L'Antico Forziere, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Thank you very much for your wonderful review. I'm very happy you appreciated our restaurant, we are really happy to read about your satisfaction and we are very proud to have found guests like you. We hope to welcome you again very soon and I...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018

We ate here in July 2018, having had a recommendation from friends. It’s tucked away up a country road but very close to the busy E45, on the road to Perugia. The food was incredibly good. From the delightful tomato, mozzarella and basil starter, served...More

Thank Stephen C
SMLR78, Proprietario at Ristorante L'Antico Forziere, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2018

Thanks again for your dinner in our restaurant, It was a pleasure for me to serve you personally in a very quite evening last Tuesday. I 'm very happy to read your review and I hope you also reccomend to your friends the Umbria region...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018

Went for lunch, just great food, great service, great presentation, very fair prices, well worth the visit whenever you are in Umbria. We have been going for over 10 years and has always been just outstanding.....Grazie.

Thank louie002
SMLR78, Proprietario at Ristorante L'Antico Forziere, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2018

Thanks again Louie for all, I hope to meeting you very soon and I wish the best for your parents. Samuele

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$35 - US$52
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Valet Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:30 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:30 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:30 - 14:00
20:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strada esterna vicinale della Rocca 2 | Casalina, 06051, Deruta, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Deruta
  • Phone Number: +39 075 972 4314
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Description
CLOSED ON MONDAY In their warm manner the Rodella family welcomes guests into this ancient building where huge beams, brick arches and wonderful views all lend a special atmosphere. Garden with its flowers and scents and the picturesque swimming pool overlook the wide Tiber River valley. Restaurant offers a blend of traditional and creative cooking resulting in mouth-watering dishes that complement perfectly the atmospheric dining room or the summer terrace for lunch or for dinner by candlelight.
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