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Oliva e l'Ingegnere

Via San Pietro 66, 04023 Formia, Italy
+39 0771 771597
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
5 Jul 2018
“Tasty Food and Good service”
25 Aug 2017
“To have a good goal”
Closes in 7 min
Italian, Mediterranean, Contemporary, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Via San Pietro 66, 04023 Formia, Italy
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Very Good Food and excellent wines! No menu in English but with Google Translator and waiter's help We managed to choose excellent dishes! Restaurant is small and cosy!

Thank SannaP368
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Excellent staff! Modern way to cook with good ingredients. Tasteful with lots of love in the cooking. None of us in the family (5) were disappointed. Visited two evenings. Thank you for giving us our stay in Formia memorable.

Thank Mona L
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

This little restaurant is my favorite one in these parts. The staff was caring, knowledgeable, efficient, and patient. I had one baby sleeping the the sheek pillows that lined the bench seating of our table and the other younger running around or crying when sitting....More

Thank Ambassador171185
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

This is our second visit in 1 week. The food is delicious and lots of variety. And everyone is so friendly.

Thank Lauraandcam
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We visited this place a quiet Thursday night. It was a very good and authentic experience. Even through the host isn't speaking English we quickly felt that this was the right place to be. The menu is absolutely worth talking about and the owners do...More

1  Thank nettips
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We found this place through trip advisor...and booked via the app. On arrival we were welcomed and our table was laid out ready for us. The restaurant was very quiet much like the others we visited during our trip. Our meal was outstanding! Roberto (server,...More

1  Thank Michael D
Reviewed 12 September 2016

You must visit this restaurant frequented by the locals if you are near Formia! Food is AMAZING ... of the highest quality. Try the mixed starter ...a treat for the taste buds. All the dishes we tried on our two visits were delicious. The desserts...More

1  Thank happyjackie197
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Had 2 dinners and a lunch. The mixed starter di terra is great, pick your wine from the shelf and all food is really tasty and different. Add to all that the music selection, we loved it.

1  Thank Johnblade65112
Reviewed 23 July 2014

I had a wonderful night out with my mom in a beautiful atmosphere. Annalisa the owner always manages to surprise us by creating unusual dishes but taste excellent in the great Italian tradition.

1  Thank Luigi G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 23 - USD 52
Italian, Mediterranean, Contemporary, Seafood
Brunch, After-hours, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:45 pm - 3:00 pm
7:45 pm - 12:00 am
7:45 pm - 12:00 am
7:45 pm - 12:00 am
7:45 pm - 12:00 am
12:45 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Pietro 66, 04023 Formia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Latina  >  Formia
  • Phone Number: +39 0771 771597
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