Restaurants

Top Choice Italian in Pescocostanzo

Ristorante da Paolino

A bustling and popular little inn-restaurant in the heart of the village near Palazzo Fanzago; be sure to book ahead. Pasta dishes make full use of local seasonal ingredients such as truffles and chestnuts, and you …
Osteria in Sulmona

Pensavo Peggio

A restaurant with an ironic sense of humour – pensavo peggio means 'worse than I thought'. However, the food is top-notch at this atmospheric stone-walled cantina with open kitchen grill, and is served with breezy S…
Italian in Vasto & Around

Sunrise Agri Food

A friendly, slightly brash little place with swoon-worthy Adriatic views and delicious home cooking, including sumptuous risottos. To get here, follow the passeggiata (evening stroll) sign to the right of the Museo …
Trattoria in Scanno

Pizzeria Trattoria Vecchio Mulino

This old-school eatery is a good bet for a classic wood-fired pizza, lentil soups and pasta liberally sprinkled with local saffron. In summer the pretty street-side terrace provides a good perch from which to people…
Italian in Termoli

La Sacrestia

This is one of the better restaurants in the lively area between Corso Nazionale and Via Fratelli Brigida. Sit streetside or in the brick-vaulted interior and chow down on knockout pizza or fresh-off-the-boat seafoo…
Osteria in Pescara

Osteria La Lumaca

They take their food seriously at this warm wood-panelled restaurant. Particularly outstanding are the cured meats and ricotta, and the Abruzzo lamb. The fixed-price lunch menus are good value.
Trattoria in Campobasso

Trattoria La Grotta di Zi Concetta

For a spot of lunch, Trattoria La Grotta di Zi Concetta is an old-school trattoria serving delicious home-made pasta and superb meat dishes.
Italian in Parco Nazionale d'Abruzzo, Lazio e Molise

Il Duca degli Abruzzi

This handsome hotel-restaurant is located on a quiet square in Pescasseroli's centro storico. Everything is homemade: try the truffle pasta or potato gnocchi, and follow up with baked cod or grilled pork, washed dow…
Osteria in Isernia

Osteria O’Pizzaiuolo

For dinner hit Osteria O'Pizzaiuolo in the old town for epic cavatelli with sausage and broccoli or beef with black truffles