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Ristorante Scacco Matto

Salita de Seta 29, 88054 Sersale, Italy
+39 333 733 4160
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Salita de Seta 29, 88054 Sersale, Italy
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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We had a very enjoyable meal in Ristorante Scacco Matto. The food was delicious, and we could not have asked for more. I would definitely recommend this restaurant.

Thank Tonje P
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

In this village restaurant everybody feels like a king. for a few euros he gets great food. owner Mario and his family behaves like a royal visit to everyone. everyone should have a good meal at scacco matto weigh. good work Mario

Thank designer-avvocato
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We returned to this amazing restaurant one year after our first time. It is worth the cost of a ticket from Dubai. We were a group of 15 from all over Italy. The quality of the food is amazing. The owner and his wife are...More

Thank Cristiano R
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

The local food is simple and perfectly delicious. Their specialty are the funghi ... delicious Be sure to have the antipasti an assortment of local treats. Small establishment so i would book ahead in high season. They are also aware of gluten restrictions and accommodated...More

Thank Pat T
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

I am Italian, spending holidays in Calabria with friends and family. Recommended by friends, we went to Scacco Matto restaurant after a morning spent at Campanaro waterfalls. Family run restaurant, everything is home made: pasta, porcini mushrooms... One of the best value for money places...More

Thank Cristiano R
Reviewed 23 May 2016

We have been fortunate to visit the great Calabrian restaurant in the village of Sersale some years ago. We went there again on this visit with relatives & we're not disappointed with the local food, no menus, just what Mario & his wife decide to...More

Thank Paddy1954
Reviewed 12 February 2016

My wife and I have been to the restaurant on a number of occasions and it never disappoints. The starter is made up of numerous plates of typical Calabrese cuisine always including seasonal dishes and is consistently excellent. The pasta dishes are always of high...More

Thank Dave R
Reviewed 27 June 2015

Right. First thing - do book a table - we didn't and we almost missed out on an amazing experience. Luckily the owner, Mario, went to amazing lengths to somehow accommodate us - even though he was already quite full. Second thing - come hungry....More

Thank Sierkovitz
Reviewed 20 June 2015

Genuine local produce served with care and passion. Really doesn't get much better than this! Fantastico

Thank Pollymoor
Reviewed 26 September 2014

This little restaurant in the mountain village of Sersale is without doubt one of the best we have visited in our European travels. We were advised to book to avoid missing out & went for lunch at 1.00pm, before the local rush. Very small with...More

Thank Paddy1954
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Salita de Seta 29, 88054 Sersale, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Calabria  >  Province of Catanzaro  >  Sersale
  • Phone Number: +39 333 733 4160
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