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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” (24 reviews)
“antipasti” (9 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Strada Provinciale, 45, 98050, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 143 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 19 September 2017

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 24 - USD 49
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
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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