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Ristorante Il Frantoio

Via Giuseppe Garibaldi 45, 04022, Fondi, Italy
+39 0771 500035
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Oct 24, 2015
“Food quality matches unique location”
Aug 24, 2015
“Decipher the handwriting..”
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Italian, Mediterranean, European
$$ - $$$
Via Giuseppe Garibaldi 45, 04022, Fondi, Italy
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Reviewed October 24, 2015

The restaurant is located in an ancient oil mill - in the back room where we sat you can still see some of the original equipment. The inside is very charming and the staff very welcoming. The three of us had pasta dishes made in-house...More

Thank BrunoAP
Reviewed August 24, 2015 via mobile

Lovely restaurant both inside and in the courtyard, with very friendly staff and a traditional pizzas oven, however the menu is handwritten, which is a nice touch if you can read the handwriting, if I were them I'd try using a computer, and choose a...More

Reviewed June 9, 2014

After all the enthusiastic comments and a recommendation the other day from a fellow traveller I was less than impressed. The tonarelli pasta was borderline overcooked and it was swimming in oil. When we mentioned this we got a dismissive 'oil is good'. The setting...More

Thank drmkensington
Reviewed May 5, 2014

Pros: Excellent food. Superb wine. Very good service. A great building (where olive oil was once produced) with a large courtyard garden containing fruit trees. Good lighting and ambiance. Cons: Limited options for vegetarians. Music could be improved. Verdict: Recommended.

Thank DWR1967
Reviewed September 22, 2013

I had lunch in this restaurant and must say the food was delightful and the owner was charming and hospitable. I arrived a bit late and the family was obviously about to sit down to eat their own meal. However they made me welcome and...More

Thank Bakesy2013
Reviewed June 17, 2013 via mobile

Had diner here alone. Ordered fresh ravioli filled with spinach and ricotta cheese and covered with a delicious wallnut sauce. The a had filetto di manzo with truffels sauce. Highly tasteful. I drank a good botttle of Lamuri red wine from Sicily. Friendy proprietors. Had...More

Thank Nimbus71
Reviewed March 31, 2013

Simple menu opens into a world of fantastic food using local ingredients. Ambience rustic & romantic, converted mill provides a unique atmosphere. Welcoming owner whom takes his time to advise on dishes & local produce.

1  Thank corrado59
Reviewed March 8, 2013

We were visitng Fondi on a day trip from Rome. We had read some reviews on TA but had actually intended going to a different restaurant. However, we were struck by hunger and found ourselves on the same street at Il Frantoio (and far away...More

1  Thank LaranTours
Reviewed September 30, 2012

This restaurant located in the old town of Fondi and within walking distance of the castle is well worth a visit. Not only is the food and wine superb but the building is amazing. It is a converted mill and the character has been very...More

4  Thank foynesDurham
Reviewed September 22, 2012

Fantastic fresh food in a beautiful restaurant! We went as 2 couples and all had different dishes, the antipasti was incredible and we could not fault our mains from clam pasta, lamb, steak and wild boar, all delicious!

Thank Georgina C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Giuseppe Garibaldi 45, 04022, Fondi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Latina  >  Fondi
  • Phone Number: +39 0771 500035
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