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La Trota

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Via Sorgenti Santa Susanna 33 | Rivodutri, Rieti, 02010 Rivodutri, Italy
+39 0746 685078
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
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19:30 - 22:00
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Warm welcome and good service is the most pleasant surprise in this out-of-nowhere family run restaurant. My wife and i were driving from Cascia to Rome in December. Very few restaurants were opened on the way back. We were extremely hungry and after checking TripAdvisor, this restaurant seemed to have got a good rating and was the closest. It was... More 

1 Thank Gaby M
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82 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2016

What I love most about this restaurant is what they do not do. They are not trying to be creative because of creativity itself, but because they want to make perfect versions of the best Italian food. And you can taste their love of real good Italian food. The flavors and textures they can make using traditional Italian ingredients! Impressive,... More 

Thank Rob J
New York City, New York
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49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Been there many times and many times I was surrounded by ambassadors and gourmet people. The experience is probably one of the best in the entire country. The service is, well a two Michelin stars service! Carta dei vini e cantina second to no one. To try: trout sausages

Thank John G
2 reviews
Reviewed 7 June 2015

Wonderfully treated. The set menu with river fish is a must. Service outstanding. Nearby visit Labro a middle age small town only 10 km away.

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Thank Giandomenico R
Kabul, Afghanistan
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58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2014

I travel a great deal, but can't recall where I have experienced such a disappointing blend of pretense and minimalist servings with such price. The menu is certainly interestingly innovative, and as such there is creativity there. However, my wife and I - choosing different dishes - could hardly discuss them afterwards: the servings tend towards the miniscule, and whilst... More 

3 Thank TheJockDiplomat
Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
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298 reviews
287 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2014 via mobile

It has been a long time ago since I was at a restaurant with two Michelin stars but it was well worth the money. It is clear that the Trip advisor rating system can't apply to this high category of restaurants so don't compare it with my other ratings. I have added some photo's to give an impression since it... More 

1 Thank Herman S
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198 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2014

This was by some way the gastronomic highlight of our trip to Lazio and Umbria. There was never any question whether it was worth the 2 hour drive from Perugia. We went for the river and lake fish menu which was imaginative and perfectly executed: carp, trout and pike perch all made an appearance. The highlight though was the dessert:... More 

Thank rexie
Trenton, New Jersey
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165 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2013

This exceptional restaurant in a bucolic location: the hilltop medieval town of Rivodutri is nearby, and it is just a few meters from the "sorgente" (source) of a stream of water of astonishing clarity as it runs past the restaurant, on toward the Nera river and ultimately the Tiber. La Trota is fairly remote -- over an hour and a... More 

Thank trentonmakes
Rome, Italy
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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2013

I had a pleasure of interviewing Maurizio Serva and meeting his brother, the cook. Maurizio is great to talk to, a natural born storyteller. His brother is a gret cook, together they are one of the best: the way they transform the traditional into something new is amazing because they remain on the right side of the tradition. They still... More 

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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2013 via mobile

I was never a fan of the river fish, and i have never visited this beatiful restaurant before. Now that i have been there i changed my mind over the river fish: this kind of fish has a dignity, a taste and personality, but must be treated by capable hands, able to exalt its characteristics. This is what i found... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Sorgenti Santa Susanna 33 | Rivodutri, Rieti, 02010 Rivodutri, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Rieti  >  Rivodutri
  • Phone Number: +39 0746 685078

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?