The Restaurant is open from Tuesday to Sunday

Lunch: 12.45  pm – 2.oo pm

Dinner: 7.45 pm – 9.00 pm


One of the best restaurant in Abruzzo, a guarantee if you are looking for a cosy and typical restaurant in the province of Teramo. Even if you arrive from further away, it is worth driving a few more miles and going up the gentle hill of Civitella del Tronto in order to discover a restaurant serving gourmet Abruzzo food, where passion and research go hand-in-hand since 1880.

With a small contamination of the Marche food tradition, the menu of the typical Abruzzo cuisine,  is a combination of the strong and generous tastes of the ancient local recipes and the lightness and creativity of a young staff which is so much inspired by the several visitors who come here attracted by the good name of Zunica’s gourmet cuisine.

In summer you can enjoy the delicious culinary proposals from tables arranged on the main square just outside the restaurant. In winter the space called “il grottino” is the perfect place for discreet rendez-vous and dinners by candlelit. If you are satisfied with the dinner and the hamlet you could also decide to spend the night and enjoy the relax in one of the Hotel rooms .

The charm of Civitella is completely revealed at the first light, when from the windows you have a full view of the panorama which embrace all the valley, from the Gran Sasso to the Adriatic Sea.

If you just know the big room on the first floor which is full of light and gently enhanced by Mark Kostabi’s paintings on the walls, who is, by the way, a good friend of the owner, then, il Grottino will surprise you.

This is a more intimate space, a friendlier environment, more informal but not too much, you feel as at home, nevertheless details are flawless. When reserved for a couple it can be a real guarantee of romance.