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Al Forte Alto

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Via Castel Penede,16, 38069 Nago, Italy
+39 0464 505566
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 65
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 11
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  • 9
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  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Gastronomy on Lake Garda

Enjoyed a gastronomic menu at this Austrian fortress on the hills overlooking Lake Garda at Nago. Notwithstanding the thick stone walls, a pleasant warm atmosphere has been created through a wooden floor, textiles and large chandeliers with authentic candle light. The many courses were served at an... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 27, 2015
LUC T
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Boechout, Belgium
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015 via mobile

We were 10 guys looking forward to our final dinner. We asked for champagne for aperitif and the waitress proposed Cristal. We clearly said that we do not plan on spending hundreds of euros per bottle. Next we ordered a local soave in 40 euro range. Then for the red wine we asked for a bottle costing 45 euro. They... More 

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

This restaurant was literally just round the corner from our hotel but even if it was not and would be well worth a visit. It is an old Austrian Fortress overlooking the hills of Lake Garda We had a set menu and so many courses which were all absolutely delicious Staff very friendly and welcoming and service excellent. Would definatley... More 

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IlTeam, Direttore at Al Forte Alto, responded to this review

Thank you very much! See you next time! Saluti More 

Boechout, Belgium
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120 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed a gastronomic menu at this Austrian fortress on the hills overlooking Lake Garda at Nago. Notwithstanding the thick stone walls, a pleasant warm atmosphere has been created through a wooden floor, textiles and large chandeliers with authentic candle light. The many courses were served at an enjoyable rythm. They contained a nice balance of fish, meats and vegetables, all... More 

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Thank LUC T
IlTeam, Direttore at Al Forte Alto, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. See you next time. Saluti More 

Prague, Czech Republic
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Great idea to rebuilt the old austrian border fortress to the restaurant. Very nice atmosphere, absolutelly beautiful view to Lago di Garda and the mountains around. But the best one, landed on your table. Chef Marcello Franceschi is a magician, who create from mostly local products and based on local recepies a unfogetable meals. Thank you, Marcello, it was a... More 

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IlTeam, Proprietario at Al Forte Alto, responded to this review

Caro Pavel! For us it is a pleasure to satisfy your palate. See you next time, Thanks for your review. More 

New Delhi, India
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79 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Had the privilege to have dinner at the restaurant.The restaurant is located in a historical fort.The ambience,food and the staff are par excellence.Food is great,plenty of choice for vegetarians.Great to see the personal involvement of Chef Marcello Franceschi .

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Bideford, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

Great position, looks absolutely wonderful but we only has a drink here as our hotel's food was just too good to miss. Not over expensive and it is worth the price of a drink (inexpensive) to see the old fort that contains this wonderful looking restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Castel Penede,16, 38069 Nago, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Trentino-Alto Adige  >  Province of Trento  >  Nago
  • Phone Number: +39 0464 505566

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

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