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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%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Strada Provinciale, 45, 98050, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

Arrived in the early mornings to Vulcano island for a nice summit hike...After this fantastic trail we were looking for a great local food experience and luckily we reached Maurizio without really researching any place. It was a fantastic experience by all means : Amazing...More

Thank Ronald D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing food and service by Maurizio! We ordered the chef’s menu and it was perfect! Simple and tasting sicilian food!

Thank Gabriel B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We expected something pretty special, based on the TA reviews - but it wasn’t! The service was very attentive, perhaps overly so - the owner felt like an exam scrutiniser monitoring our meal. They gave us some free amuse bouche, which was nice. However the...More

Thank Greg548
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for lunch on a recommendation from the people we were renting our flat from. One of the best recommendations we’ve ever had! The food was incredible, with some delicious and unusual tastes and flavours. The owner was a great character and looked...More

Thank Pavster3
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Excellent food, full of flavour. Owner Maurizo very friendly also his waiter. Definitely will go back next time we visit.

Thank teresarago
Reviewed 24 October 2017

best restaurant in vulcano (and probably in Sicily).we had swordfish and squids,and it was just delicious! the owner is very kind and he spent time with the guests, explaining how he makes all the different dishes. the attention to details is really high.definetely comin back!

Thank danielebattaglia86
Reviewed 22 October 2017 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 10 October 2017 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 1 October 2017 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 23 September 2017

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
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 23 - USD 47
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, 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
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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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