Where to Eat

L'antico Borgo

Rich in history and culture, where ancient structures are nobly combined with the refinement of the hilly landscape, Gerace represents an important point for the tourist geography of Calabria.
Centuries of historywhich define the influence this City has had on the territory can be easily captured in a “snapshot”, as Gerace whit its rich and polyhedral culture epitomizes the past of the whole Region.

Restaurant Pizzeria La Tavernetta

At about 4 km from the center of Gerace, near the Baths of Antonimina, the restaurant, since 1976, offers its customers the typical dishes of local and regional level, choosing accurately and fresh ingredients of the territory. Among Recommended dishes, antipasti of cured meats and cheeses area, bruschetta, stuffed vegetables and grilled vegetables, pancakes, zeppoline, croutons, nduja; different homemade pasta and seasoned with wild boar sauce, goat, mushrooms, lamb, fish and fruit rapier seafood, vegetables and field greens, vegetables and vegetable seconds game dishes, meats and fish cooked in various ways. The location is also a pizzeria and has a privee room, a room more with large stone fireplace and a beautiful covered veranda use in summer. The environment and 'family, and simple welcoming, the average price for a full meal is about 20 to 30 €. 
 
 Recommended by various guide books, the restaurant is closed for Tuesdays weekly rest.
C/da Azzuria, 112 -89040 – Gerace (RC ) Strada Prov.le E 80 Locri –Antonimina
Tel. 0964 65 6020
E-Mail la-tavernetta@libero.it

Restaurant Il Normanno

Located between the narrow streets of Gerace, a small, cozy restaurant that recalls the ancient tradition of Norman. You can enjoy seafood, traditional dishes of the old kitchen.
Via Quattro Novembre 5 - 89040 Gerace (RC)
Cel. 349 8083470 - Cel. 320 9407830

Pub Birreria Coco Light

It is located at the top of Gerace, famous for its hospitality 'and its home cooking Calabrese, this pub and' the place to spend a nice evening. Located 400 meters above sea level, overlooking the surrounding valley, allows you to enjoy the atmosphere, insienme music, good beers from around the world and fruity wines of the beautiful region of Calabria. Open for lunch and dinner. Book in advance. Groups welcome, at discount prices.
P.zza Cav.Vittorio Veneto (P.zza Castello,1) - 89040 Gerace(RC)
Tel. 349 3213770

Agriturismo Le Macine

Situato a Gerace (Reggio Calabria), in c.da Barbàra. Sorge sulle colline a circa 5 km da Locri Epizefiri. Il Casale del ‘700, anticamente adibito a frantoio, si immerge tra i bagliori argentei di uliveti secolari e di vitigni di uve sangiovese e negrello. Il salone restaurato dell’antico Casale offre un ampio spazio per pranzi, cene, ricevimenti e cocktail. Nel giardino antistante il Casale è possibile svolgere eventi, godendo dell’incantato paesaggio e della tranquillità del verde circostante. Si potranno apprezzare i prodotti tipici della cucina calabrese, preparati con cura e con prodotti naturali, e degustare vini tra dizionali. L’agriturismo produce, rispettando le antiche tradizioni, olio extra vergine, vino rosso “Don Vincenzo”, salumi, sott’olio, formaggi, marmellate e liquori. La carne, di prima qualità, proviene da allevamenti locali.
Tel. e Fax. 0964.356492
Mail le.macine@hotmail.it

Restaurant Pizzeria Il Lupo Cattivo

A short distance from Gerace, located in a picturesque landscape, among centuries old olive trees, is the restaurant - pizzeria "The Big Bad Wolf. " Originally an old mill, retains all the charm of the place: in a 'timeless atmosphere, enjoy local cuisine and national level, without having to give up a young and dynamic environment. For lovers of good food, the starters will be indispensable in the house, with cold meats, local cheeses and pancakes and pasta dishes based on pasta made by hand, according to ancient recipes from Calabria. The grilled fish from the nearby Ionian Sea, will enchant you with their fresh flavor. And finally, for fans "of the eternal" pizza, "The Big Bad Wolf" will win you over with its specialties.
C/da Cavuria 69 - 89040 Gerace (RC)
Tel. 0964355143

Lo Sparviero

Located near Piazza del Tocco, one of the oldest buildings of Gerace is a cozy restaurant with vaulted ceilings and tiled floors, family. Among the proposals from the regional cuisine, it is reported, salami and homemade fresh pasta, fried vegetables, dried cod to some 'odorless, mixed grill.
Via L. Cadorna 3 - 89040 Gerace (RC)
Tel. 0964 356826

Restaurant Pizzeria A Squella

The place was an old mill: this comes from the word 'A' Squella. Inside, today, there are the millstones that make the purely local character. Located in the heart of Gerace, in the province of Reggio Calabria, enjoys a panoramic view of green mountains and the sea view. The restaurant is easily accessible. It has a capacity of 100 seats inside and 60 outside and has air conditioning. You can taste the pizza oven and a typical Calabrian cuisine (typical starters, starters and homemade) and in summer menu including seafood. For groups and school tours, menus are available at fixed prices. The restaurant also organizes birthday parties, baptisms, first communions and small ceremonies.
Via Della Della Resistenza 8 - 89040 Gerace (RC)
Tel. 0964 356086

Ristorante Pizzeria La Terrazza

Ci troviamo a Gerace il paese delle cento chiese, molto caratteristico sul versante Ionico della provincia di Reggio Calabria. Nell'antico borgo sorge sorge da un'esperienza ventennale il ristorante "La Terrazza", situato lungo la SS 111 per Gioia Tauro ad appena 9 km dalla SS 106...Il ristorante "La Terrazza" offre a tutti i suoi clienti ospitalità, frutto della gestione famigliare e specialità culinarie per tutti i palati, dalla carne alla brace ala pesce ai funghi porcini direttamente dalle nostre montagne, ai salumi di produzione propria, fino alla pasta fresca fatta in casa; tutto di prima qualità e scelto con cura e attenzione... La nostra cucina è aperta tutti i giorni tranne il martedì
Via Nazionale, 2 - 89040 - Gerace RC
Tel. 0964 356739

Ristorante La Leggenda del Leone

Nel cuore del centro storico di Gerace c'è una Leggenda.Tra pietra e pietra, si odono, a volte, suoni; si avvertono fragranze mai dimenticate, forse mai conosciute, spesso desiderate. C'è un posto a Gerace dove gli antichi Leoni si risvegliano per raccontare leggende, per suggerire piaceri sconosciuti. In posto dove è bello stare insieme, dove ogni giorno può avvenire una scoperta. La scoperta di un'antica Leggenda. Vieni a scoprire la leggenda. Vi sono leggende che non si raccontano ma che vivono tra gli antichi sassi, sotto le antiche volte.

Restaurant Pizzeria La Tribula

Characteristic restaurant located on the road-Antonimina Locri, in the village of Gerace Merici 2Km from the spa Antonimina. Among the main features is the chance to sample the house beer, the sailors have, in fact, is the only reality for the production of craft beer in the district of Locri. You can also enjoy a good meal, including the rooster cooked over coals of wood and coal, with the system slightly spicy Brazilian churrasco. On request you can have the T-shirt with the logo of the pub.
Contrada Merici - 89040 Gerace(RC)
Tel. 0964 356887