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Ristorante La Forgia

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Via Umberto Primo 1, 89861 Tropea, Italy
+39 0963 61466
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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

We ate in this restaurant last night and experienced the worst customer service in Italy. The waitress was so passive and indifferent that it was almost funny. We ordered a big bottle of water which was thrown on the table without glasses, maybe she thought we had brought our own! She was very unhappy when we asked her for some... More 

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Moscow
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67 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

It is located not so far from the beach. The food was nice, but portions are not very big and perfect. Didn't like the staff - very slow and not very attentive.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

My family and i have eaten here twice and we have only been here 2 nights beautiful authentic food and service is friendly. All the way from Melbourbe Australia. Joe,Belinda,Samia,Marcus & Richie

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Darlington
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2015 via mobile

My wife and I usurped this restaurant as there was little choice at the time of day we went. The waitress looked as though she did not want to be there. Food was almost thrown on the table. She hardly spoke let alone smiled. The food was mediocre by Italian standards. The cost was outrageous for a shared starter and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2013

With so many restaurants to choose from when you are in Tropea, we were very lucky to find this wonderful, friendly family restaurant, with excellent food and service.

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Cahors, France
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2013

Beautiful creamy prawn and courgette risotto which was piping hot. The spaghetti alla carbonara was also good. Popular restaurant with attentive english speaking service

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London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2013

You must book in advance, this is a real treat. Beautifully cooked food, and intimate atmospheric restaurant room.

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Beaudesert, Australia
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99 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2013

We recently enjoyed lunch at La Forgia in Tropea. My husband declared the risotto to be the best he had tasted - creamy and delicious. From memory, it was shrimp and zucchini. I had spaghetti and the local red onions, which although pleasant, was nothing out of the ordinary. The staff were courteous and dealt well with our lack of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Umberto Primo 1, 89861 Tropea, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Calabria  >  Province of Vibo Valentia  >  Tropea
  • Phone Number: +39 0963 61466

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