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Osteria Del Vecchio Orologio

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Via Orologio Vecchio 25, 01100, Viterbo, Italy
+39 335 337 754
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7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Toronto, ON
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108 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

We booked to eat here from Canada and on arrival were greeted by the owner, who introduced himself and acknowledged he had replied to my prior email. The menu had changed a bit from what we had seen online, but he offered to make us some -off menu items. A pasta carbonara was superb. Then he servedme a slow fried... More 

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Rome, Italy
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

Being in the area I thought I know all good restaurants. But it was by a business partner from Rome who told me to visit this good restaurant. Close to Piazza d'Erbe in the old town of Viterbo a cosy restaurant. Fortunately I did reservation, even its not that small. The owner himself takes care of the service, the menue... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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87 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

A lovely venue, mixed with excellent food and great atmosphere makes this place a must-see in Viterbo. There is also a wide selection of vegetarian/vegan dishes whith ingredients of undoubtly top quality. The slow food menu is not expensive at all, if you consider everything is homemade and locally grown/produced. To me this restaurant deserves all the Michelin stars decorating... More 

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Ireland
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103 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

This restaurant has really good food and wonderful local wines. I have had pizza twice and meat once. The chicken wasn't great but steaks were very good. The mixed antipasto is wonderful - I really enjoyed the pizza. This is a 'slow food' restaurant and everything is local - the main wine on the tables are 15 euro but well... More 

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Thank Scott B
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

Part of the 'slow food' movement this is an excellent restaurant with wonderfully welcoming staff. Food is very reasonable (pizza and pasta around 10euros), wine is excellent and all sourced locally.

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Thank Katherine M
Bellingham, Washington
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

My second pizza in Viterbo suffered greatly in contrast with my first...why? The crust was tough as leather, the toppings tasted as stale as the crust. It was an effort to eat, even with sharp knife and fork. Nothing tasty about this, it was ugly to see, had an odd odor and tasted like it was made by someone who... More 

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Rome, Italy
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Arrived very late at lunch (15.00) , the staff was really kind, they find us a table we were 4 plus our little dog. food was really tasty as well as the wine, the service was perfect. fully reccomended , a must try is the "House Antipasto" and "cheese selection".

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

this is no osteria or trattoria, it's a bit on the fancy side, but the quality of the food fully justifies it. it offers a great atmosphere, spectacular wines, super selection of dishes and nibbles... we had an antipasto misto between the two of us, it was almost as big as two meals! you MUST try the aleatico rosso from... More 

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Gaeta
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Very solid place to eat in the heart of Viterbo. Good appetizers, pasta dishes, and meats as well. The service was exceptional. Our waiter was Sardinian and had a real handle on social skills and restaurant etiquette. The price was decent and I would go back for a second meal. I guess that is the ultimate test.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This was our last evening in viterbo and having eaten well until now, we were hoping for a good meal. This was not to be. We started with antipasto misto. This was poor and dominated by vegetables in a tempura batter. The batter was heavy, tasteless and the vegetables inside were overwhelmed. My husband had a pizza which was OK... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$27 - $47
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Orologio Vecchio 25, 01100, Viterbo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Viterbo  >  Viterbo
  • Phone Number: +39 335 337 754
Description
Al centro di Viterbo la nostra Osteria propone una cucina semplice, del territorio e genuina. La cucina viterbese si caratterizza per paste fresche come i lombrichelli, le fettuccine e i ripieni conditi con i prodotti di stagione. I secondi di carne allevata nei nostri allevamenti della tuscia ricalcano la tradizione contadina e la semplicita della cultura enogastonomica laziale. Ottima la pizza lievitata e maturata nelle 24 ore. Ricca la carta dei vini e delle birre che sta virando verso una proposta sempre piu regionale. Pane, paste e dolci fatti in casa

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