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La Trota

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Via S. Susanna, 33 | Rivodutri di Rieti, 02010 Rivodutri, Italy
39 0746 685078
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Romance
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 164
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  • 17
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
The Perfect Storm

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... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed October 31, 2014
TheJockDiplomat
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Kabul, Afghanistan
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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183 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Kabul, Afghanistan
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 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 

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Top Contributor
136 reviews 136 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 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 

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London
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150 reviews 150 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 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 

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Trenton, New Jersey
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66 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 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 

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Rome, Italy
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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 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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Italy
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 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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Roma
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5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2012

My last vist to La Trota was exactly as the several previous ones: perfect! There is no other word to describe excellent, deeply inventive yet traditional, fully satisfying cuisine, unobtrusive, yet timely, attentive and authentically welcoming service, in a word, a real experience! I visited many starred restaurants and La Trota is the only one I keep going back. So... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via S. Susanna, 33 | Rivodutri di Rieti, 02010 Rivodutri, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Rieti  >  Rivodutri
  • Phone Number: 39 0746 685078

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

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