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Ristorante La Stozza

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Via del Ceraso 7, 67046 Ovindoli, Italy
+39 0863 705633
12:30 - 00:00
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New York City, New York
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

each time we go ( when we can get a reservation) it's as good as the last time: superior. Everything is 5*. Very fun, great wine list ( where we first discovered Fontefico wine), specialty is goose breast: believe me and just order it, as well as cinghiale, deer, other meats. Not inexpensive but not overpriced either.

Thank grspainter
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24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We were on our way home to Rome and decided to pass through Ovindoli for dinner. Upon seeing the reviews for La Stozza, I knew we had to eat here. I called an hour before our arrival and they fit us in last minute. The service was wonderful...kind waiters full of local pride and information on the food and area.... More 

1 Thank Martino F
London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2016

We were looked after very well from the moment in which we entered. The food was all very good and un-expensive. The "inferi"wine, a montepulciano, was the best one that I never had in abruzzo.

Thank Stegoforo
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2016

What an amazing experience in La Stozza, the service was quick, polite and attentive. The food was the best one that I never experienced in Abruzzo, in 10 years of holidays. The prices are very reasonable and the wine list is fairly priced. After dinner the chef-owner will have a chat with you and will offer a local liqueur. You... More 

Thank stegoforo1
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

We were in this restaurant on the first night of christmas. The food was great, everything we eat was absolutly tasty and fresh. The staff was very nice and courteous! We will came back in this place for sure! Thank for your kindness La Stozza!:)

Thank Andrea P
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Amazing amazing amazing. We showed up at 4pm on a Friday without a reservation and the chef/owner was just arriving at the restaurant. (Usually dinner starts at 9pm) Although they were booked out for the entire evening he offered to seat us and cook and serve us himself. I have never experienced such kindness from a chef/owner. The dinner was... More 

Thank alexander h
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2014 via mobile

Really a surprise. .. great pasta with tartufi porcini and patate... great cervo appetizer . amazing... and great value...

Thank merchant_of_purple
Rome, Italy
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2013

We ate at La Stozza last week during a weekend ski trip...Only one word:Amazing! Osvaldo and his staff serve up delicious local dishes and are on hand to answer any questions about the area or recommend wine, they even helped us find a mechanic for our car! The restaurant is cozy and they even have the antlers of a Jackalope... More 

Thank Hanya H
Pescina, Italy
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2013

Although I made a reservation via e-mail, the owners were too busy cooking and serving (this a good thing ;) ) and not used to reading mail. So if you go, phone them! Some of them speak English. I was on a business trip to Italy and I took a shot at going there without a confirmed reservation (alone). There... More 

1 Thank Arnoud R
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2013

Excellent restaurant in Ovindoli in the Abruzzo mountains - black truffles are a speciality. We have been here several times with my husband's parents and every time have had the warmest of welcomes and excellent food made with the freshest of products. The nice thing is all customers are welcomed this way whether they are regulars or the first time.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$37 - US$80
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Ceraso 7, 67046 Ovindoli, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Abruzzo  >  Province of L'Aquila  >  Ovindoli
  • Phone Number: +39 0863 705633

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