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Taverna de li Caldora

Piazza Umberto Primo 13, 67030 Pacentro, Italy
+39 0864 41139
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
18 Apr 2017
“Never disappointed”
14 Apr 2017
“Lunch in Nonna's home town”
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Italian, Mediterranean
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Piazza Umberto Primo 13, 67030 Pacentro, Italy
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Reviews (533)
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Amazing restaurant offering a plethora of absolutely delicious regional dishes. Servings are generous, setting is elegant, view is breathtaking, staff are professional.

Thank mdds6
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic view on the terrace is the start to an amazing lunch. We had the antipasto which was a feast on its own. No menu, the waiter is the menu. What an experience, some dishes I wouldn't have chosen off a menu but you need...More

Thank borborbet
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

So manu starters...go there if you're very hungry.... Great place for eating in the center of pacentro

Thank Mauro F
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

It is a rare restaurant experience to be cooked for. As a shy person, the idea makes me downright uncomfortable. Armed with a bright smile & enthusiastic and broken Italian, we let a man cook for us. What followed was a delightful culinary embrace from...More

Thank Savannah B
Reviewed 17 September 2016

We weren't too sure what to expect with this restaurant considering it's in a very small town (where the singer Madonna was born) and on the side of a mountain. But we made the trek up and what a surprise. Carmen and his staff were...More

Thank navigator627
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Surely I have reviewed Caldora in the past. I went again this year & it never disappoints! Just name your favorite food and magically it appears in front of you at a great price! Truly one of the finest restaurants in Italy !!

Thank Toyia
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Wow, what a view from the huge terrace overlooking the surrounding hills with Sulmona in the distance. This was beautiful elegant dining with superb food and excellent service but not over the top prices. We enjoyed our main courses and desserts (just wish we could...More

Thank Rodger41
Reviewed 28 July 2016

I don't say that lightly. We were brought to the Taverna by a close family friend, Carlo, and his wife, AnnaMaria. Carmine and his staff were our hosts at the restaurant. I highly recommend letting the restaurant staff set the menu - it was incredible....More

Thank saukamp
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

My Aunty has taken us to this restaurant a number of times and it never fails. We absolutely love it. On our visits the restaurant changes a little there seems to be always a new addition. This time they have added a terrazzo which will...More

Thank Antonietta D
Reviewed 15 June 2016

I was taken to this restaurant by friends. I was very keen to go because I had heard how good this place is. Firstly, the location is fantastic. Pacentro is a small medieval town on the side of Majella mountain with a 12th century ruined...More

Thank Ed1304
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Bianca P
Does anyone know how I can make a reservation here?
13 March 2017|
Response from navigator627 | Reviewed this property |
The two times I ate there i phoned while I was in the country. Depending on the time of year they may only be open in the evening and therefore may only answer the phones starting early afternoon.
maria d
Salve vorrei prenotare un tavolo per domani a pranzo x 2 persone
22 January 2017|
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Response from peppema | Reviewed this property |
Non sono il gestore del locale, ho solo fatto una recensione un pò di tempo fà.
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maria d
Salve vorrei prenotare un tavolo per domani a pranzo x 2 persone
22 January 2017|
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Response from Michael G | Reviewed this property |
e molto consigliato
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 22 - US$ 45
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
13:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
13:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
13:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
13:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
13:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
13:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Umberto Primo 13, 67030 Pacentro, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Abruzzo  >  Province of L'Aquila  >  Pacentro
  • Phone Number: +39 0864 41139
  • E-mail