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All 44 Maratea Restaurants

Taverna Rovita

Via Rovita 13, 85046 Maratea, Italy
+39 (0)973 876588
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Ranked #28 of 44 Restaurants in Maratea
Price range: $39 - $79
Cuisines: Italian, Pasta, Chowder
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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  • Italian first
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English first
London
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

We are here a few nights ago and despite the sweetness of the waitress - found the food to be very uninspiring - I even has to send back my antipasto - so unpleasant was it ( and I never do that !) I fear this is just another generic tourist restaurant in once beautiful now spoiled Maratea.

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Dallas, Texas, United States
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Small, traditional and casual local restaurant with a fantastic primi buffet featuring an assortment of delicious specialties which are arranged onto a sampler platter for the table. Generally the most flavorful and well executed meal in a traditional context that we had in Rome, Amalfi coast, or Maratea, Strangely, at least during Ferrogusto, most restaurants we tried were disappointing. For... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We stay in Maratea for few days of seaside and relax and we have been recommended this restaurant by some friends.. we ended to go there twice in 3 days. The food is very good and the quality of ingredients genuine and tasty. The choice of courses is good and no matter if you like meat or fish you will... More

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Norway
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Followed lonely planets recommendation on this one, and it was not wrong. Pretty little place with just a few tables. Good Italian food, we had different pastas and got the waiter to recommend the wine.Good choice. I can't help thinking that Italian restaurants could gain something when it comes to atmosphere just by dimming down the bright lights and lighting... More

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Belgrade Lakes, Maine
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This is a small, charming restaurant which delivers some really excellent dishes. Service was also excellent; our lovely waitress (who has studied to be a translator and speaks fine English), was always available, but never hovering. We started to order from the menu when the waitress explained that there were several seafood items that they didn't have that evening...that they... More

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San Juan, null, Puerto Rico
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Great ambiance. Good food. Small and very personal.Located in the center of the village. Would eat there every night

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West Sussex UK
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

This restaurant was recommended by two of the guests at our hotel as the place to eat in Maratea. The atmosphere and ambience was non-existant. The food was poor to ordinary and one plate had to be sent back as it was not cooked through. The speciality of the day was ordinary, small portions and very overpriced. Told the owner... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Had a good time in this little traditional restaurant ... The waitress spoke good English and we had enough veg options .

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Heidelberg, Germany
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

We enjoyed our meal here and would definitely recommend it. The calamari was great: huge pieces of octopus in a tasty tomato sauce. Also a nice house wine.

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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013 via mobile

Starter went overkill on the lemon. I like lemon, but omg, couldn't eat it. This place is a lemon. Asked for large portion of pasta, I offered to pay extra. But only available in standard sizes. The waitress got distracted on middle of conversation and left to attend to something. So rude. Forgot to bring wine. Sea bass main was... More

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