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Il Ristoro degli Elfi

Via Delle Aie 18, 67020 Santo Stefano di Sessanio, Italy
+39 340 481 9763
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“pasta” (13 reviews)
“lamb” (4 reviews)
“truffle” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Delle Aie 18, 67020 Santo Stefano di Sessanio, Italy
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Reviewed March 6, 2018

In the jewel town os Santo Stefano you will find this wonderful family operated establishment. The town is known for their Lentil Soap...a must to experience and the pasta " all chitarra" with mushrooms is perfectly prepared, a traditional pasta dish in the Abruzzi area.

Thank Franz R
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

We were staying at Sextantio hotel nearby and went here whilst exploring the area. Pasta was great, meat was very good. We got a table easy and with no fuss. The menu was in both Italian and English. We recommended this to some other tourists...More

Thank SiJoeThePenguin
Reviewed September 7, 2017

we have visited Santa di Stefano on many occasions, but it is only on our last 2 visits that we have found this wonderful little restaurant. It is situated on the edge of town, on a car park....but it is a clean, quirky, good food...More

Thank toffee290
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

Very tasty spaghetti with cheese and truffles. Average ravioli with tomatoe sause served with pecorino cheese and parmesan cheese. Good wine ala casa and a variety of different beers given the location fare up in the mountains. Cute Aperol Spritz bottles :) Nice staff.

Thank BaroloBoys
Reviewed February 19, 2017

During my short stay in Santo Stefano di Sessanio, I have eaten twice at this lovely restaurant, and twice I was equally amazed by the good, healthy and home-made dishes as by the prices. The house wine was a tasty Montepulciano d'Abruzzo. Dinner was delightful:...More

Thank Carl K
Reviewed January 30, 2017

I share my opinion with my parents who just reported to have eaten in this restaurant today. I tried it in the past. We come from the same Italian region (Abruzzo), so we can really appreciate the quality of local food. In our view, the...More

Thank Silvia P
Reviewed January 17, 2017

I ate here a few times for lunch. The pastas that I enjoyed were very good, the house wines were also quite good, and the prices are very reasonable.

Thank susantJ3172BY
Reviewed January 7, 2017

good food, friendly hosts, nice interior, lot to read ;-), fair prices, local guests, nice cat ;-) Absolutly advisable!! Thank you, Georg

Thank Dregelies
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant serves local food in a wonderful atmosphere with much charm and care. The owner - also the staff - where very friendly and served honest and good food for a very reasonable price.

Thank Montagnola
Reviewed November 2, 2016

Home-made prosciutto, home-grown lentils, old school service. Even the house white wine was something special. It's not fancy, but it is truly excellent.

Thank kb0wes
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Delle Aie 18, 67020 Santo Stefano di Sessanio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Abruzzo  >  Province of L'Aquila  >  Santo Stefano di Sessanio
  • Phone Number: +39 340 481 9763
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