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Il Cavatappi

Via Dei Granari 2, 01016, Tarquinia, Italy
+39 0766 842303
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Jun 9, 2018
“Always great food and staff..”
May 31, 2018
“Wow! What a lovely meal!”
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Dei Granari 2, 01016, Tarquinia, Italy
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Reviewed June 9, 2018

Ok, this is our 5th time to Tarquinia and also to this restaurant. We have gotten to know the owner and her staff. They are fantastic. They always remember us from the times before. The food is Italian and great. We are not foodies but...More

Thank bhardeman
Reviewed May 31, 2018

I was dining alone, and my BnB owner suggested a few places, this was the first one. I loved it. I had a prosciutto starter and it was seriously some of the best prosciutto I have ever had. I also had a beef dish that...More

Thank azoomi
Reviewed November 5, 2017

It was a Sunday in November, there was a vicious thunder storm so by the time it passed through it was already 1:30. We set out to find somewhere for a spot of lunch and found this open. Cavatappi (corkscrew) was a lucky find. It...More

Thank Shandie354
Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

Nice small restaurant with typical italian food. Many reviews on this place are somewhat overpromising. Not that it is not OK, but no more than that. One recommendation : avoid the housewine.

Thank Koen67
Reviewed October 4, 2016

In 10 weeks of travel we had some good meals but the standouts, could be counted on one hand. Il Cavatappi is one that counts. Everything from food, interaction, service and price, it ticked all boxes. The owner/waitress Tamara was fantastic and very easy to...More

Thank KTGP
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

We came to Il Cavatappi with three children aged 2-8 and four adults, and they managed to cater very well to all our needs. The children enjoyed their spaghetti while the grown ups had the best meat we have eaten for a long time. The...More

Thank Karin A
Reviewed October 25, 2015

This was not our first time here. We enjoy visiting Tarquinia when in Italy and always return. The food was excellent and the charm of the place just adds to our visit. The town is small and it is easy to find. There are a...More

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Reviewed October 5, 2015

Bonding rural tastes and the excellence of Maremma traditions, I found the cozy Cavatappi the perfect place to spend a few hours with very friends in one of the most beautiful roman villages ever. Cherished ingredients handled with care combined with real delightful local vines,...More

Thank Silvio F
Reviewed September 4, 2015

Was taken by a friend of the owner to this well hidden restaurant in the old centre of Tarquinia. Being a vegetarian they needed flexibilty from the menu and they succeded well. The charming owner helped me on alternatives and it was well prepared. The...More

Thank JeroenvanRoekel
Reviewed July 22, 2015

very hospitable, and characteristic menu with a twist. Highly recommend it especially if you appreciate meat based meal and great dessert.

Thank Francesco R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Dei Granari 2, 01016, Tarquinia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Viterbo  >  Tarquinia
  • Phone Number: +39 0766 842303
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