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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
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea bass” (4 reviews)
“pre dessert” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Fusion, Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, 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 105 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

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 4 days ago

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 1 week ago

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 4 days ago

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

Reviewed 1 week ago

If you go to one restaurant while you are in Umbria, it should definitely be this one! Far and way, the best cuisine you will eat. The food is refined, fresh, exquisitely presented. Twin brothers are the award-winning chefs, while Samuele and his wife and...More

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

Thank you vey much again once again for your lunch in our restaurant and thank you for your wonderful review. I hope to see you soon again and I wish you the best for your new life in France. Kind regards, Samuele

Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Is this possible? Yes it is!!!! We have been going for many years and today was the best ever! Superb hare terraine... refined and beautiful... Followed by exquisite veal cooked at a very low temperature with three powdered vegetables... Amazingly skilled work by the chef!...More

Thank Austin L
SMLR78, Proprietario at Ristorante L'Antico Forziere, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2018

Thanks again, I'm very happy to know we satisfied you once again and I appreciated so much your review and your description about the lunch. I really hope to meeting you soon and I wish you the best for the beginning of the summer. Kind...More

Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

We spend 4 days in this wonderful hotel and ate three nights in the restaurant, this family run hotel is very nicely located and beautifully kept. We understand they are even planning more improvements this coming winter. It was still to cold to eat outside,...More

Thank ADRIAAN D
SMLR78, Proprietario at Ristorante L'Antico Forziere, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

Thank you very much once again, it was a great pleasure for me to welcome you in our house and we are very happy to know you appreciated so much your stay. I hope to meeting you again on your next trip in Umbria and...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Civilised atmosphere and warm welcome. The service was as ever impeccable. The food is inventive, imaginative and delicious . The presentation is superb. The quantities just right. Excellent wines. All very reasonably priced. Superb as always.

Thank AUSTIN l
SMLR78, Proprietario at Ristorante L'Antico Forziere, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you again for your wonderful review and thank you again to remember our restaurant every time you come in Umbria. I wish you the best for the next Christmas festivities and I really hope to meeting you soon. Kind regards, Samuele

Reviewed 8 October 2017

We ate at the restaurant as an optional excursion during our Globus tour. It was an outstanding meal in a wonderful picturesque restaurant. Everything was very well presented and the tastes were superb. We were so glad that we opted to take this optional excursion.More

Thank LGC_Me
SMLR78, Proprietario at Ristorante L'Antico Forziere, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you very much for your review and thank you very much to chose the excursion to Deruta with the Globus tour operator. I hope you will come back in the future in Umbria and I hope you will choose again our restaurant. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 27 September 2017

We made reservations and found our way there even though our GPS gave us a hard time discovering the restaurant on the "other" side of the road. It was the most formal restaurant we ate at in the area but it was perfect. Everything was...More

Thank Steven B
SMLR78, Proprietario at Ristorante L'Antico Forziere, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Thank you very much ror your review, we are very happy you appreciated so much our restaurant and our dishes. Maybe from New york will be not so easy to come back very soon but I hope when you will come back in Umbria you...More

Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Good food and wine. Friendly host speakes english. Make sure you have dessert. Looks good tastes great

Thank winny t
SMLR78, Proprietario at Ristorante L'Antico Forziere, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

Thank you very much for the review and the rating, I'm just sorry we did not receive your best rating and we hope to obtain it at your next visit. Kind regards, Samuele Rodella L'Antico Forziere

Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

This was a second visit for us, the first time was just for dinner which was so good that we booked accommodation so we could enjoy the restaurant properly. They have now, quite rightly, been awarded a place in the top 100 Italian Restaurants. There...More

Thank Michael E
Samuele R, Proprietario at Ristorante L'Antico Forziere, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

Thanks again for all, we were very happy to welcome you and your wife in our hotel and we are very happy you appreciated so much once again our restaurant. Thank you for your review, I really hope to meeting you again on your next...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$23 - US$35
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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 00:00
Friday
08:00 - 00:00
Saturday
08:00 - 00:00
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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