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Trattoria La Lanterna

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Via Roma, 26, 01019 Vetralla, Italy
+39 0761093540
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Today
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
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Sun - Thu 19:30 - 23:00
Sun - Sat 12:30 - 15:00
Fri 19:30 - 23:30
Sat 19:30 - 00:00
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

The new management at La Lanterna deserves compliments for providing good traditional food and pleasant service at unbelievably fair prices. Lunch for two (antipasti, secondi, contorni, acqua, vino e caffe') came to just €16. The locale itself is small and - not surprisingly - proving to be very popular. It may be a good idea to book a table!

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Thank Todd C
Rome, Italy
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2016

We dined at this small restaurant after a relaxing visit to the Terme dei papi. Despite the certificate of the excellence from TA, we felt slightly uncomfortable as we were seated. The place was filled with hideous decorational ornaments and they were playing a HEAVY METAL MUSIC in the spaker the entire time. Even an Italian couple behind us said... More 

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LOREDANA P, Proprietario at Trattoria La Lanterna, responded to this review
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Gentili Signori, siamo veramente dispiaciuti che Vi siate trovati male nella nostra piccola trattoria e ci dispiace che il nostro... More 

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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2014 via mobile

Would highly recommend the "tagliata" in this tiny restaurant in Vetralla. It is not often in this area where people tend to cook their beef to death that the concept of "rare" comes across as such. The service was also warm and friendly. Compliments to our young waiter and host. The one drawback might have been the bill: 8 euros... More 

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Carlsbad, California, United States
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2014

Friends who live in Vetralla (Fulvio and Mary Jane) suggested we dine at La Lanterna so off we went. What a delightful evening. A truly local establishment, the owner's sons served us and she cooked. And oh, what a cook she is. Incredibly fresh and delicious pasta bolognese, salad, wine…just tasty, fresh, home Italian cooking. This is a small restaurant... More 

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Milton, Massachusetts
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2012

We are eating at many wonderful places in Italy during our two-year work stint, but this may be the best of all. And at reasonable prices as well, makes it a worthwhile detour. We learned about it from a local, always a good sign. Its dining room is simple, but the favors that come from the kitchen are astounding. I... More 

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Tonsberg, Norway
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2011

We had dinner (on our weddig annivarsary actually) here in august and enjoyed every part of it. Both food and service were excellent, personal and very friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 43
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Monday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Thursday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Friday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:30
Saturday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Roma, 26, 01019 Vetralla, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Province of Viterbo  >  Vetralla
  • Phone Number: +39 0761093540

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?