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“Great food, and people, went twice in one week”
Review of La Porcheria

La Porcheria
Ranked #3 of 44 Restaurants in Trecastagni
Price range: US$ 2 - US$ 8
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Reviewed 28 July 2018

This is a charming restaurant with terrific food and service. We had a large family which the owners/manager accommodated and made feel very welcome. Since we didn't speak any Italian, and their English wasn't great, we had a bit of trouble communicating at first. However they took their time with us, and made recommendations for us that were very delicious. My father in law, who does not eat pork, insisted that we return at the end of our trip as he enjoyed the food so much. The people who we met there were as kind and generous as everyone we met while in Sicily. If I ever get to go back, I will hope to stop in here to feast and say hello to people that helped make our vacation special.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Visited La Porcheria whilst staying nearby on a balmy summer’s evening, midweek - we didn’t book, arriving at 8pm to join a few other Brits who like to eat earlier. It filled up after 8:30, but no-one was turned away. The dining area is in a open courtyard, perfect for the time of year. We left ourselves largely in the hands of the lovely owner, who suggested two antipasti, two Primi (pasta dishes) and three Secondi (main course), all shared between the five of us (two adults, one grown up and two teenage children). Highlights were the selection of antipasti and the mixed grill - the house speciality is Sicilian Black Pork, which was excellent in all forms. Only misstep was the carbonara, which was a little scrambled and made with bacon rather than guanciale (ask any Roman and they would insist, and this place worships the pig!). We saw others eating pizza that looked substantial and good. Washed down with good house red, mopped up with nice local bread. Good vfm €85.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Whent there with my girlfriend. Excellent pork and nice appiticers. Vine was amazing and the staff top class.

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Anyone that wants to experience a truly exceptional one of a kind italian/Spanish cuisine this is a must visit! Vinicio (the owner) is a true legend in Italy and he will make you feel right at home!

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Martina V
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Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Very nice family restaurant. Our waiter arranged a perfect three course meal for us. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Jonas O
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