We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Antica Fonte

Via Porta Buia, 18, 52100 Arezzo, Italy
+39 05 7528038
Improve this listing
Ranked #15 of 339 restaurants in Arezzo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
20 visitor photos
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Write a Review

281 reviews from our community

91% Recommend
    143
    114
    20
    3
    1
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Seattle
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

There are already a lot of reviews of this restaurant, so I normally wouldn't bother, but we just had dinner at Antica Fonte and it was fantastic. The outdoor seating area was perfect for a summer evening dinner, the waitstaff were friendly and helpful, and the food was excellent. The lemon and mint tagliatelle was fresh and flavorful and my... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, England
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

This Saturday was the night of a festival in Arezzo so we were a bit worried about finding a restaurant at such a busy time. Trip Advisor reviews led us here, particularly as it was described as slightly off the tourist track (by only a few minutes). We arrived a bit early for dinner, maybe 6:45, but we were promptly... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
crewkerne
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

After a few evenings eating at pizzarias, I was recommended by the hotel receptionist to Anticafonte. It's a bit off the main tourist drag, but only five minutes. And not another tourist in sight. I went there two nights in succession: on the first a local luminary was holding forth at the next table to some spell-bound acolytes and on... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rome, Italy
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

I love everything about this restaurant - ambience, food and wine, service - it's just simoly perfection! The owners even took time to chat with us and recommend to us the best they can offer. I love the antipasti - the liver pate - most especially. Pasta was also great - I happen to like two kinds on the menu... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Nashville
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

We attended the October Antique Fair in Arezzo and stumbled upon Osteria Anticafonte on our way back to our car. Their impressive collection of Trip Advisor and local award stickers on their window told us this must be a good choice so we went inside. They had just opened and we were the first table seated. We ordered wine, a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rome
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

We recently had lunch at Antica Fonte during the Arezzo antiques weekend in October. The restaurant came highly recommended by the owner of our B&B Cento Passi dal Duomo. We're glad we took his advice! We tried to get a table for Saturday night but didn't have reservations so we booked for lunch on Sunday. The menu is small but... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Barga, Italy
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

We had a great dinner experience. Feels like a true Italian family restaurant. The owner and chef stopped by to check on diners. Jean was extremely helpful with her dinner suggestions and it was a pleasure talking with her so she could practice her English. The food was terrific and the environment very wholesome and genuine.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Houston, Texas
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

My husband & I were attending a local cooking class. On our off night, we came here for an early dinner. At 6:30 PM, we were the only people in the place. Our Primi's & appetizers were nice. Our Secondi's were amazing. I had the pork wrapped in crispy bacon and it was fabulous. The cut was small, but it... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Racine, Wisconsin
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013 via mobile

We visited this wonderful restaurant on our first night in Arezzo. It was perfection. The food, the service, all tied together in a lovely atmosphere. Can't say enough about this wonderful restaurant.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Greensboro, North Carolina
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

A few blocks from the Continentale, this is an outstanding restaurant ran by a family. Friendly, clean, with fair prices, every dish we tried was outstanding. If visiting Arezzo don't miss it.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Antica Fonte also viewed

Arezzo, Province of Arezzo
Arezzo, Province of Arezzo
 
Arezzo, Province of Arezzo
Arezzo, Province of Arezzo
 
Arezzo, Province of Arezzo
Arezzo, Province of Arezzo
 
Arezzo, Province of Arezzo
Arezzo, Province of Arezzo
 
Arezzo, Province of Arezzo

Been to Antica Fonte? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Antica Fonte, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing