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La Frontiera

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Via Ancaranese | Entrare nel Garden Ecoservice, 63031 Castel di Lama, Italy
+39 0736 812686
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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

If you like meat, preferably raw, this is a great local place. Lovely cuts of meat, cooked or undercooked various ways, plus a good variety of local antipasti and wines. Do ask for their own salami. It's bright, noisy, very friendly and excellent value.

Thank Ben G
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77 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We eventually found this restaurant and decided to eat there one evening. This is definitely a family run affair with lots of locals eating in there as well-always a good sign I suppose. There was a menu with limited English but it didn't matter. I chose three courses but I didn't really know what they were. However they were all... More 

1 Thank phbatbjco
London, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Such a warm and friendly welcome awaits you at this superb restaurant. It is as if you are being invited into their home to join in with the family. The food is simply delicious. Every course was mouthwatering and so full of flavour.

1 Thank Pecanslice
Prague, Czech Republic
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Visited this place a couple of times before in different seasons, the hosts/owner and rest of family run the restaurant like a home where you really always feel welcome. The couple and other family members give you full attention all the time with a warm smile. Starters as homemade jams, different local lenses and beans, pecorino cheese, local fried and... More 

Thank Proffessionell
Carlton, England, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We visited this restaurant on our last trip to La Marche 5 years ago and we were not disappointed on our return. This is a good family run, welcoming place to eat, maybe not a place for a romantic meal but none the less recommended for that. Local pasta and meat dishes, served by friendly family members in a homely... More 

Thank Geoff N
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4 reviews
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

We live in the Netherlands but when we are on a holiday in Italy we try to make some time to go visit this fantastic restaurant. Very friendly owners. Eating here is always a feast. I dont want a menu but like to be surprised with the dishes of the day. Thank you so much.

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Thank Marco B
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2015

Had a great meal here, family run, it was like visiting someone house. TV on in corner family members eating in there. it is difficult to find. But you will not be disappointed.

Thank ChrisBrown1965
Gentili T, Proprietario at La Frontiera, responded to this review
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salve chris grazie per la positiva recensione..alla prossima vacanza... More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2014 via mobile

This family run restaurant is top quality. Whether looking for lunch or dinner, in a group or a couple.Fantastic service and great food at a good price!They specialise in pasta and meat dishes with lots of local cuisine.They have a speciality dish where they serve the meat on a sizzling platter so you can choose how long to keep it... More 

Thank GMandozzi
Gentili T, Proprietario at La Frontiera, responded to this review
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Ciao G.Mandozzi grazie per il suo 5 stelle....alla prossima vacanza se capita da queste parti....thanks More 

Castorano, Italy
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2014

My husband, son and I visited this restaurant June 4, 2014. It was recommended to us by our Fabro (iron worker), and we are so glad we took his advice! When we first walked in, we were greeted by the family and taken to our table. The service is fantastic, and the family members took the time to answer any... More 

Thank CastoranoLeMarche
Gentili T, Proprietario at La Frontiera, responded to this review
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Salve Castorano.....per noi è stato un vero piacere conoscervi...grazie a vostro figlio per la prima volta in vita nostra abbiamo... More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 10 August 2013

Definitely recommended! If you are passionate about food and looking for a delightful dining experience, this restaurant is the place to go. In a friendly and relaxed atmosphere you will be able to taste the local cuisine at its best: locally sourced porcini mushrooms, fresh pasta, truffles and delicious meats, cooked in a simple but creative way. Many dishes are... More 

Thank Erial79
Gentili T, Proprietario at La Frontiera, responded to this review
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Ciao Erial grazie infinite per la bella recensione...ci si vede al prossimo ritorno in Italia..grazie ancora!! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Ancaranese | Entrare nel Garden Ecoservice, 63031 Castel di Lama, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Marche  >  Province of Ascoli Piceno  >  Castel di Lama
  • Phone Number: +39 0736 812686

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