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Ristorante La Forgia Maurizio

Strada Provinciale, 45, 98050, Sicily, Italy
+39 334 766 0069
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (23 reviews)
“fish” (14 reviews)
Open Now
12:30 pm - 3:00 pmAll hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Strada Provinciale, 45, 98050, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 141 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Maurizio is very kind and want to please his guests. Food is really good (especially spaghetti all'eoliana). A great place to eat.

Thank President25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Maurizio is the perfect host. He is so authentic and warm. It felt like we were dining in his home. We sat outside. The service was perfect, attentive but not intrusive. When our friend asked for more spice, he turned around the picked a couple...More

Thank Khloe L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unique and special. Maurizio masterfully, and I add genially, blends Aeolian cuisine and taste with Indian and East spices. He floats around tables and makes sure that you enjoy and understand his creation and food poetry. The result is.. a unique and very special experience....More

Thank P G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Little restaurant on the Aeolian island of Vulcano. Italian food with a bit of an arab twist. That said, I went for the simple seafood linguine which was great. Nice choice of wine with assertive recommendation from Maurizio. We were on a sailing holiday so...More

Thank Martin W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great example of why people love to visit Italy. The food is an amazing fusion between arab and italian cuisines, which is very well true to the Sicilian/Eolian heritage. The staff is super friendly, even by Italian standards. The place is very cozy but...More

1  Thank Comradegeneral86
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We had the chance to taste one of the best pasta in Italy and to be served by the chef himself. He brought Indian flavors in a very subtle way into traditional Sicilian dishes without changing them. We had amazing mise en bouche and desserts,...More

Thank Aurelia C
Reviewed 23 July 2017

My friends and I made a booking for this restaurant which was lucky as when we arrived the only spare table was the one for the 3 of us. Firstly, the owner brought over a plate of antipasti for us to try and some homemade...More

Thank Jess W
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited Vulcano on a day trip on our honeymoon two years ago. We ate at Maurizio's and it inspired us to have a holiday on Vulcano. We returned to Maurizio's on the first night of our holiday this year and it...More

Thank MsJonita M
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

As a tourist I was looking for authentic Italian food but I couldn't find it at this restaurant the owner happens to be a fanatic of the Indi culture so everything in this restaurant revolves around it... I really love Indian food but in Italy...More

Thank Mariakopa
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Welcomed personally by Maurizio himself, it was a pleasure to eat dinner here. Only our first visit but we felt treated like old friends.

Thank 1974WestLondoner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 24 - USD 47
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strada Provinciale, 45, 98050, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Islands of Sicily  >  Aeolian Islands  >  Isola Vulcano
  • Phone Number: +39 334 766 0069
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