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Ristorante La Forchetta

Borgo San Biagio 6d, 43121, Parma, Italy
+39 0521 208812
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (43 reviews)
“green pasta” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Borgo San Biagio 6d, 43121, Parma, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I struggle to write this. The food is good. Our experience was not. We were seated (a family of 7) in the inside of the restaurant and it was soooo hot even though they assured us they had the air on. Even the wait staff...More

Thank Lisa Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a table outside on a beautiful warm June evening ,the tables are quite small and there is not a lot of space between the tables, however that is the only slightly negative point. We had a very attentive waiter, who recommended a fabulous...More

Thank Gloria M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice terras, good food. Fish Correct pricing. Professional staff with personal treatment. Good value for money

Thank OscarFabGee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recomended by Federico from the hotel corte finzi. Very well located in the City center of Parma. The food very well prepared and all for the Parma tradition. I had the risotto with prosciutto and Parmigiano cream...delicious!!!!!More

Thank Leopoldo R
Gabriele A, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Ristorante La Forchetta, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Leopoldo, what a wonderful review to read! We are so delighted to read that your experience was unique and you appreciated so much all the dishes you ordered. We are really much looking forward to welcome you back soon, to taste many other specialties!...More

Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

While food in Italy is almost always good, this restaurant was great. Good service, amazing food and creative desserts. They serve local favorites and Italian standards. We will definitely return when we are in Parma.

1  Thank cshane7
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

We ate here two times. Yot get delicious food with some nice concepts (f.e. they serve parma cheese with an aceto balsamico crema and honey). Sea fruits were very good. Many guests eat the "sauté", a plastic bag with sea fruits, kind of vacuum steamed...More

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

We stumbled into this place without reservations. One of the nicest meals on our 4 day trip to Italy. 5 stars for food. 5 stars for friendly service. Nice ambiance. Great wine list. My shrimp and lobster in artichoke sauce and veg was one of...More

1  Thank Vsm09
Reviewed May 25, 2018

We decided to try La Forchette (who never responded to our request for a table the previous night) and took a table inside the very nice room. We shared a dish of prawns in a curry sauce that might have been too timid. My wife...More

Thank robin082
Reviewed May 14, 2018

Nine years ago my family and I travelled to Emilia Romagna primarily to learn about and enjoy the food. Our first stop was Parma. One of the first places we ate was La Forchetta. We had a wonderful experience then. When we returned this April...More

1  Thank GTBarron
Reviewed May 1, 2018

This was a casual encounter as we were walking by and had a look at the menu: it looked well written with interesting dishes, so we stopped for lunch to eat outside.Certainly this is not a top of the range restaurant but in its own...More

1  Thank Giulio C
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Response from Gabriele A | Property representative |
Dear guest from Minnesota, thank you so much for your message. Unfortunately the only way to reverse a table is a phone call, but no problem, our Staff will speak English! Please contact +390521208812 from 11:00 to 15:00... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
$28 - $57
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borgo San Biagio 6d, 43121, Parma, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Parma  >  Parma
  • Phone Number: +39 0521 208812
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La Forchetta" restaurant is situated in the heart of the old town centre of Parma, in one of the most beautiful and oldest buildings in the city, just a few steps from the Duomo and the Battistero. It is family-run and offers the finest of Parmesan cuisine as well as fish dishes, accompanied by the best wines. Tortelli stuffed with spinach and pumpkin, duchessa di Parma, braised veal cheeks, fish crudité, scallops in a salt and pepper crust, lobster tagliolini, tuna steaks and Catalan salad, are just a sample of the variety of our menu. Our bread and pasta are all home-made in the old-fashioned way and we are particularly careful in our choice of ingredients. It is also possible to eat outside. A visit to La Forchetta means enjoying a moment of pleasure, a delight to the taste buds, in the city of taste and fine cuisine!
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