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“Amazing Italian cuisine on the outskirts of Gesualdo”
Review of La Pergola

La Pergola
Ranked #1 of 12 Restaurants in Gesualdo
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: USD 28 - USD 35
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We have just had a fabulous lunch at this wonderful restaurant tucked away in a beautiful location. You will fare better if you can get by in Italian, but there is much goodwill so give it a go! Amazing authentic and delicious food, just melt in the mouth. Fabulous antipasti and I particularly enjoyed the pasta with salt cod - so different but real depth of flavour. Next time I will go for the tasting menu. A real treat - a very enjoyable experience

Thank Therese759
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

Great food, mainly form organic prime-quality ingredients. Well presented, imaginative, tasty. Both traditional and 'new' dishes. No problems for vegans and vegetarians. The chef is very flexible.

Thank Luciana P
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

The food here is something you would expect from a Michelin star restaurant. The owner/chef is incredibly kind and the surroundings are incredible. It's a terrific experience.

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Thank Sarah P
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Reviewed 10 May 2016

A little isolated, but it's worth the trip. Exquisite local food (from Irpinia) with a touch of innovation. I really appreciated the whole menu, in particular a starter with bread, broccoli, a kind of local pecorino cheese and a dry pepper, a celery soup with fried codfish, a pasta with potatoes, chard and ginger. Great wines from the area.
Staff polite and always available. They have tables outside too, it will be for the next time.

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Thank Anthony M
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Reviewed 17 January 2014

What a lovely meal. We were taken to the ancient town of Gesualdo by friends and were taken to this amazing restaurant which really takes some finding as it is a little out of town. What followed was a multi course degustation menu made with great care from truly local ingredients. One of the best meals I have had in Italy washed down with excellent local wine produced by the owner. Highlight was the delicate carpaccio served on a smooth potato truffle puree garnished with a creamy burrata like cheese and shavings of local truffle and green olive oil. I took a picture so enjoy!! The trio of starters with a beautiful roasted pepper coulis was also exceptional.

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Thank Forti
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