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Ristorante del Mercato

Piazza del Mercato 29, 06049 Spoleto, Italy
3493185739
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Ranked #11 of 126 Restaurants in Spoleto
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $26 - $60
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean
Good for: Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Sussex, UK
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64 reviews 64 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 via mobile

Visiting Spoleto for the first time we picked del Mercato on TA and booked by phone the day before. We were all delighted with the choice and enjoyed a great celebratory lunch outside with a good people watching table. Food highlights were the stuffed zucchini flowers, the truffle trilogy, the strangozzi and the trout with a very reasonable bottle of... More

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Rome
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43 reviews 43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

The "tourist central" location and decor of the terrace seating gave the impression of just one more standard tourist restaurants, but we decided to give it a try on the basis of good tripadvisor buzz and sore feet. What we ate was actually quite surprising, even the presentation of such standard local fare as strangozzi alla spoletina was subtle rather... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This place looks like basically any other restaurant on basically any other piazza. We stopped in for dinner mostly because it was close to where we were staying and it seemed lively at 10:30 or so. Lively is perhaps an understatement: the place was clearly understaffed, but everyone involved was working their butts off so we waited patiently. The food... More

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Denver, Colorado
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We stopped in for a quick bite while revisiting Spoleto. The food here is excellent. And the best wine was inexpensive. Folks good cooking is not hard to do. And they show they can do good cooking very well. Please come and enjoy a bite at this restaurant.

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

This restaurant is in the most lively part of Spoletto. We went there twice during our short stay and although it was not as busy as a nearby restaurant, it was consistently good food of good value with pleasant service.

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Edinburgh
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44 reviews 44 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

This has a great location in the Piazza Mercato so you can do plenty of people watching! The food is good and they make a real effort with presentation and service.

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London, United Kingdom
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76 reviews 76 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

Great place offering food which is typical to the region and not over complicated. There are a number of other establishments which were offering all kinds of off the wall menus, but this place kept it reasonably simple and truth be told, we struggled to agree on what to eat. The menu was that good we wanted to try it... More

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Rome, Italy
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

We stumbled upon thos restaurant when it was completely open. We thought we'd give it a chance and were very pleasantly surprised. Delicious food.

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Spoleto, Italy
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56 reviews 56 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

The restaurant is located right in the beautiful Piazza Mercato in Spoleto. The overall feeling of Ristoranto del Mercato is one of refined, elegant cuisine without the often excessive price tag. The service is friendly, the food is tasty and ample in the portion sizes. The restoranto uses all local products in their cuisine, I would recommend Ristoranto del Mercato... More

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

This restaurant was recommended by our vacation apartment owner and did not disappoint. Good food, good service at reasonable prices. A speciality of the region seems to be this slightly flat, sometime twisted (hand cut) pasta called strangozzi and is often served as Strangozzi a la Spoletino. It was very good here (a light tomato sauce with chilli flakes -spicy... More

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