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Relais Villa d'Amelia - Restaurant Damiano Nigro

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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US$80 - US$148
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

We were staying at the hotel for three nights and looked forward to this Michelin Restaurant as a highlight. Sadly it was not! To get to Damiano Nigro you walk through the 'sister' restaurant DaMa and are ushered upstairs to a beautiful alcove seating no...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rick L
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

This experience was a lovely surprise. Their one Michelin star will definitely not be for long as the level of effort, execution, flavours, quality of each dish are definitely beyond their current one star. Excellent portion sizing allows you to eat every morsel without filling...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Karin R
Relais_Villa_dAmelia, Direttore at Relais Villa d'Amelia - Restaurant Damiano Nigro, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Dear Karin, thank you so much for your review. We are happy you liked your experience at Damiano Nigro's Restaurant, a real asset for Villa d'Amelia. We actually hope to see you soon again at our place! Kind regards, Mauro Tezzo

Reviewed 29 August 2018

Me and my husband have eaten here two times in August 2017 and June 2018, both times were great. First time we had the tasting menu with wine paring which we enjoyed very much. The dishes are made from the produce that's in season in...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Katrine K
Relais_Villa_dAmelia, Direttore at Relais Villa d'Amelia - Restaurant Damiano Nigro, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Dear Katrine, thank you so much for your beautiful review. We are happy you had a good time here, and hope to have the opportunity to host you again in the future. Kindest regards, Mauro Tezzo

Reviewed 6 August 2018

Loved this restaurant! I chose the vegetarian set menu at 80 euros and my husband had the meat and fish set menu at 90 euros. The food was creative and beautifully presented and most importantly delicious! The watermelon, pepper, cucumber and salted chocolate salad was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SarahF714
Relais_Villa_dAmelia, Direttore at Relais Villa d'Amelia - Restaurant Damiano Nigro, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Dear Sarah, thank you for your detailed review and for sharing with the world your gourmet experience at the 1*Michelin Restaurant Damiano Nigro. It's so detailed that every time I read it, I feel like we are having dinner together! your experience is so yummily...More

Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing set menu dinner. Copious courses, several of which were ingenious and very delicious. Unwaveringly attentive service and lovely wine. One or two bizarre offerings (the lemon mouse with shrimp for the final desert plate - no, that is not a typo!)...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Y6522ZNdavidr
Relais_Villa_dAmelia, Direttore at Relais Villa d'Amelia - Restaurant Damiano Nigro, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Dear David, Thank you so much for your kind review! I know, some of the dishes have very special and creative pairings, they are a work of art! I’m glad you enjoyed these bizarre offerings and the service. We hope to welcome you back soon!...More

Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Perfect from start to end. Great service. Had 4 courses. So many canapes. Amuse Bouche.then lovely bread. Fois gra was delicious. Pasta dishes the same. Hazelnut tiramisu a must. Then a serve of petite Fois each plus chocolate and sugar dusted hazelnuts. Hot chocolate was...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank drichia
Relais_Villa_dAmelia, Direttore at Relais Villa d'Amelia - Restaurant Damiano Nigro, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Dear gourmet traveler, Thank you so much for your kind review, you’ve used amazing adjectives and lovely emotions do describe your gastronomic experience, wow! Best regards, Eva Codina

Reviewed 7 October 2017

There were many courses and such interesting choices . As we recollect, every course was special and this was a meal which would not disappoint !More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Thomas F
Relais_Villa_dAmelia, Direttore at Relais Villa d'Amelia - Restaurant Damiano Nigro, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Dear Thomas F, I’d like to thank you for a very short, but enthusiastic review! I’m pleased to read that your gastronomic experience in our restaurant was superb! and that you enjoyed both the meal and the service. This unique territory has a vast culinary...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

If you are near to Benevello than I recommend making the effort to have dinner at this excellent Michelin Restaurant. The wine list is extensive and the staff will help you to select a wine that balances your selected meals. Beautifully presented dishes with a...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Relais_Villa_dAmelia, Direttore at Relais Villa d'Amelia - Restaurant Damiano Nigro, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Dear gourmet traveler, thank you so much for such priceless heading! Our restaurant and kitchen staff put a lot of passion in their daily job and, as a result of their job, we are honored to read our guests’ experience beautifully explained in nice reviews,...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017

The setting is beautiful and the dining room is very attractive. The atmosphere is a bit formal as is the service, but not in a bad way. All the food was exceptional from the first amuse bouche to the dessert. As you would expect, they...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Relais_Villa_dAmelia, Direttore at Relais Villa d'Amelia - Restaurant Damiano Nigro, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Dear gourmet traveler, Thank you so much for your kind review. I’m pleased to see that not only once, but twice, you were able to enjoy our gastronomic restaurant and that your experience was exceptional from the beginning to the end! What else could we...More

Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed the food and wine. Staff were lovely and very professional. We were VERY impressed with a young 17 year old waiter - show sooooo much potential.More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank liztravel01
Relais_Villa_dAmelia, Direttore at Relais Villa d'Amelia - Restaurant Damiano Nigro, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Dear gourmet traveller, thank you sooooo much for a 5 star review, wow! Our staff, sometimes young as you’ve mentioned, really love their job and they put a lot of passion on their daily duties, they are the soul of Villa d’Amelia!. And of course...More

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