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Antico Ristorante Pagnanelli

Via A. Gramsci, 4 | Lago Castel Gandolfo, 00073 Castel Gandolfo, Italy
+39 06 936 0004
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
2 weeks ago
“Brilliant meal”
4 weeks ago
“The Best!”
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Via A. Gramsci, 4 | Lago Castel Gandolfo, 00073 Castel Gandolfo, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came her for dinner as a group of friends and were not disappointed. Although it was a Friday night the place wasn't busy at all and we were able to sit out on the balcony overlooking the lake. It was a really nice atmosphere....More

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When we visited Rome, we were attracted by the magnificent historical monument. But once we visited castel gandolfo, and especially this restaurant, we didnt want to leave. Magnificent view, great food, beautiful cave where you can taste anything you desire...

Thank Elias A
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We dined here as a party of four arriving at 7:30pm and the first thing that struck me was the number of staff on hand who pleasantly greeted us. We had reserved a balcony table overlooking the lake but as the weather had turned a...More

Thank tcpEire
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Ate in this restaurant as part of a group of thirty. We were treat to a 5 course meal that was simply fantastic, antipasti starter, 2 more pasta courses a meat main dish followed by dessert and coffee. A large amount of food to consume...More

Thank L45key
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Our guide Luciano took us there for lunch as we were doing the Castelli Romani tour. It was an experience. The restaurant is next to Lake Albano which means it has an excellent unobstructed view. The food was great and so was the service. We...More

Thank 688t_c
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We drove from Abruzzo to Castro gandolfo and used trip advisor to help us find somewhere for lunch that didn't close in 30 mins, it was 2.30! Top of the list when filtering child friendly was pagnanelli ! We were able to park across the...More

Thank BobbieJLpl
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Located in the village of Castel Gandolfo where Popes go to escape the heat of Rome in the summer, this beautiful restaurant sits high above the lake which affords wonderful views of the lake and surrounding communities. A beautiful restaurant that serves terrific food in...More

Thank Rob L
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We were taken to this restaurant by our Italian friends, and wow it was fabulous, The food was exquisite and lots of choice, The wine selection was unbelievable with 37000 bottles, some bottles signed by famous people, we were lucky we were allowed a tour...More

Thank philmacklin
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

This is one of the most famous and beautiful restaurant in Castel Gandolfo area. While there a visit to the cellar excavated into the tufaceus rock is a must. Both kind of dishes (meat or fish) are well prepared and during the season you can...More

Thank Alessandro A
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Brilliantly situated on the top of a hill, overlooking the large lake, I visit this dream location every time I'm in Rome. The menu is exceptional with superb cuisine and the two wine lists would keep you occupied for days. They have a Sassacaia worth...More

Thank 104Guinness1
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You can eat any time from 12.00 to 23.45? What is the last train going back from Castel Gandolfo to Rome?
20 March 2017|
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Response from RistorantePagnanelli | Property representative |
For lunch we start at 12.00 until 15.00 for dinner we start at 18.00 until 22.30. I think last train are at 23.00. Best Regards Matteo Mariani
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via A. Gramsci, 4 | Lago Castel Gandolfo, 00073 Castel Gandolfo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Rome  >  Castel Gandolfo
  • Phone Number: +39 06 936 0004
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