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Antica Trattoria Alla Fortuna

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Via Marina 12, 34073 Grado, Italy
+39 0431 85343
Fri - Wed 12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
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Brussels, Belgium
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Over the years we must have been to nearly half of all the restaurants in Grado (and there are a lot of them), but this place is, in our opinion, truly outstanding in terms of the creativity and artistic presentation of highly imaginative fish dishes. While there is a 'traditional' fish menu, we normally opt for the taster menu, which... More 

Thank Martin T
Lausanne, Switzerland
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Paolo opened a great restaurant: food by chef Gunter is simply amazing and the atmosphere is elegant and warm. Be sure to have a pasta and a "Savor": delicious is not enough! I simply ADORE Alla Fortuna!

Thank Leprottinis
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Nice location AT a busy shopping street at the edge of the old town. A little different then most of the trattoria's in Grado. Dishes served at a slightly higher level. Classic Italian dishes with an upgrade. Nice selection of wines from €28 and up. Prices are a little bit higher than most of the trattoria's but it is defenitly... More 

Thank Alexander S
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

Good location, inviting atmosphere, promising menu... HOWEVER, unfortunately, the looks don't fit the service! Order: fish balls on eggplant mouse with red peppers (around 20€) and the "traditional" 4 courses menu (35€). Beverages: water, black tea and a glas of white wine. We were served by two waiters, one of them didn't seem to care much for our well being.... More 

Thank Alexander W
Venice, Italy
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161 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2013 via mobile

But, good is something else. First issue it's about the behavior of the waiters people because i think people need to know when someone is really crap and unpolite. And if they will lose business because my review; i think it is what they deserve if employing such a kind of fellows. Now, about the food: few good and something... More 

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allafortuna, Proprietario at Antica Trattoria Alla Fortuna, responded to this review

Dear Sir, We received three calls for your reservation: the first time You were not able to tell at what time and how many people would come. Then another call to fix time and diners: from three to five people within 21:30 – 21:45, that’ s ok. Around 21:30 we got another call that announced that You were late, precisely,... More 

New Haven, Connecticut
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330 reviews
281 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2013 via mobile

Good wine selection, nice setting, excellent service. Just relax and enjoy. The octopus is truly remarkable. The cheviche they give you as a free appetizer is just great. Dessert selection is varied and all food is presented with a lot of attention to detail.

Thank pieroinusa
Warsaw, Poland
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122 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2012

Worth a visit. Very proper. Good service. Food made and presented in a creative way. Octopus Boreto with black (seppia) polenta should become a classic dish of modern cuisine.

Thank Piotr G
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2012

Simply fantastic: all the food is great. Fish is tender and tasted si good. One different emotion eavry sigle tested.

Thank Lucia5505
Sydney, Australia
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2012

A little pricier than many around Grado, but service is spot on and the atmosphere is great. Superb crudo - an assortment of ultra fresh feeling, brightly flavoured seafood that comes as a very sizeable antipasti. Prawns antipasti is pretty good too, a little heavy on balsamic for the sweet meat. Vongole is superb with spaghetti and the bluefish mixed... More 

Thank mikerism101
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2011

We went to Antica Alla Fortuna on advice of previous tripadvisor reviews and we were not disappointed. Although we were the only diners there it was a great experience. The food, presentation, taste and smell is something special for the senses. Our waiter was very professional. The Chef came out and introduced himself @ the end of the meal. Treat... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Marina 12, 34073 Grado, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Friuli Venezia Giulia  >  Province of Gorizia  >  Grado
  • Phone Number: +39 0431 85343

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