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“Always a pleasure to eat here”

Trattoria "La Torretta"
Ranked #7 of 173 Restaurants in Spoleto
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $18 - $36
Cuisines: Italian, Gastropub
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Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Business meetings, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Reviewed September 2, 2011

We have been going to La Torretta for a number of years whilst at our holiday home in the Valnerina. From the first vist when Stefano "The Man!" controlled a full house with style and efficiency, always having time for his customers. A lovely room with good, local cooking. A real find and well worth the Trip Advisor ratings it has.

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Reviewed July 29, 2011

La Torretta is located on a quiet square about halfway up the hill in Spoleto, There is a nice sidewalk seating area which makes dinner a pleasant experience. Food is good without being outstanding and the prices are not the cheapest in Spoleto but overall it's well worth a visit

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Reviewed June 27, 2011

Excellent food and service. Delicious pasta first courses - strangozzi alla spoletina and ravioli; and chicken and steak main courses also excellent. Meringue dessert was a dream.

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Reviewed April 27, 2011

We first discovered this lovely Trattoria in 2001, evocatively called "The Tower", or La Torretta. It's run by two charming and immaculately dressed gents, Elio and Stefano Salvucci. I'm guessing they are father and son.

You have to try the main dish "Lo sformatino di riso tartufato" (arboreo rice cooked in a broth, with butter, onion, truffle and mushrooms sauce, baked in a form and covered in a truffle sauce). This dish stayed in my memory, it was so rich and delicious, that it inspired us to go back to Spoleto 9 years later.

The restaurant is very close to the

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Thank UncleHeman
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Reviewed November 13, 2010

Trattoria la Torretta was another treat in our search for dishes typical of Umbria and Spoleto.

I had one typical Spoleto dish - Strangozzi alla Spoletina - fresh strangozzi pasta prepared Spoleto style.

My wife and I both had the Umbrian dessert - crescionda - prepared Spoleto style.

Our antipasto - gli Assagini della Casa (The Tastes of the House) - was a delightful assortment of wonderful tastes.

Our host and server, Signor Stefano Salvucci was terrific.

For a detailed description of this dinner, see my blog post at: http://viaggiviniecucine.blogspot.com/2010/11/trattoria-la-torretta-another-spoleto.html

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