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Ristorante La Quintessa

Via Spiaggia del Lago, 20/B, 00040 Castel Gandolfo, Italy
+39 06 9380 2029
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“cacio e pepe” (2 reviews)
“charcuterie” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Via Spiaggia del Lago, 20/B, 00040 Castel Gandolfo, Italy
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1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Place is nice and somehow old-fashioned Furniture is incredibly beautiful Starters are very well served and good Both fish and meat are well cooked I suggest meat "tagliata di manzo"

Thank GiancarloAP
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch but needed to leave as the wait staff never came to the table to take our order. Restaurant only appeared to have 4 other tables and plenty of staff.

Thank Stephenie C
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Food was tasty and fast service (maybe even too fast) Good pizzas, specially margarita. We could definitely visit again.

Thank 234tiinah
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Loved my visit here - great food and wonderful service, perfect after a day at Lago Albano. The antipasto plate is a must :)

Thank sleepingbaghag
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Lovely location, but the food is not always of good quality. The staff was friendly and careful at the beginning of the meal (the first course was great) and absolutely distant when they took back the main course (that was a disgusting lamb, hard as...More

1  Thank Liliana-maldiroma
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Really cosy place nearby the lake of Castel Gandolfo. Old fashioned style with some recreation of roman statues. The food has become much better as the time passed by. You can go from pizza to lobster and all is served very well, really suggested in...More

1  Thank Dust T
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Ok, I'm not going to bother with an in-depth review. Let's just say that this place is lovely, we demolished our food, we had excellent service and we would go back in a heartbeat. Here's what to order: - Fried octopus (lightly battered, cooked delicately,...More

Thank GoldVader
Reviewed 16 November 2015

I went to Lago Albano some weeks ago and we booked this place for lunch. First of all, the place looks fantastic: gorgeous decoration, nicely located by the lake, very charming all in all. Then the food arrived. I had ordered some starter, which was...More

Thank Jorge C
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch on a long road trip. Food was good and friendly staff. Enjoyed the stop and the view of the lake. Would recommend

Thank Ross P
Reviewed 13 September 2015

We drove to Lago Albano which is stunning and decided to avoid the ominous dark clouds by popping into the nearest restaurant which, very fortunately for us, turned out to be La Quintessa. Wow!! The food was amazing - each course was delicious!! The waitress...More

Thank Balloolah
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Spiaggia del Lago, 20/B, 00040 Castel Gandolfo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Rome  >  Castel Gandolfo
  • Phone Number: +39 06 9380 2029
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