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Il Desco

Via Vidacilio 10, 63100, Ascoli Piceno, Italy
+39 0736 250757
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ravioli” (7 reviews)
“seafood” (5 reviews)
“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Vidacilio 10, 63100, Ascoli Piceno, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere and the ambiance is very cozy and elegant. The staff are very nice and accomodating. The service is a little bit fast but the food? Nothing special...

Thank Jenny O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Slightly sombre, quiet but polished atmosphere, food was magnificent. The pasta dishes in particular were excellent. Prices incredibly fair for the level of restaurant, service was a bit slow but perfectly friendly.

Thank libero7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Ascoli one evening with a friend and had a very nice dinner here. We shared some starters which very good, some fried local stuff, but nothing special. Then came the pasta - we tried the traditional ravioli with apples and nuts and the...More

Thank Wardrobechaos
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Elegant with a sophisticated menu. If you like simple food, move on. I had the Adriatic fried seafood dish and it was incredibly light, tasty, and with a great selection of fish and seafood. The wine options would make Bacchus go crazy. A bit pricy,...More

Thank CristianoDadamo
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Awesome beautiful location...very good food...great service...very elegant...great price..the owners are very sweet

Thank ItalyAgent
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Very delicious food! I recommand this restaurant very much! Also very cosy furniture and good helps from staff. High standard.

Thank squirlyke
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food and wine. Truly superb! The homemade pasta was to die for! It's worth a trip!

Thank Kristiaan P
Reviewed 22 June 2017

This is a very good restaurant. But having (currently) the top rank in Ascoli Piceno, one expects it to be perfect, or nearly so. We had a communication failure between servers in that a dish that we did not order appeared with the primo course....More

1  Thank bruno7250
Reviewed 9 June 2017

This restaurant was recommended to us by a local woman in Ascoli Piceno. It was a great recommendation. It was our 43 wedding anniversary. We did not have reservations and the restaurant was filling up but the owner was gracious and said she could seat...More

1  Thank June S
Reviewed 1 April 2017

All the food we ordered was incredible and a great example of the local foods, a great assortment of food. The atmosphere was beautiful and the service was great

Thank tinysar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$34 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Vidacilio 10, 63100, Ascoli Piceno, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Marche  >  Province of Ascoli Piceno  >  Ascoli Piceno
  • Phone Number: +39 0736 250757
  • E-mail
Centrally located in a mansion.Elegant but warm and cozy shabby chic style.Open for over a year and a half, offers traditional dishes of meat and fresh fish every day.Great attention to raw materials, cleaning and accurate service.Very good wine with predominant attention to the best local wineries.In summer you can eat in the 'open in a garden located inside the restaurant.
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