As I said before, I’ve found over the years that in Japan, and especially Shizuoka, that it is more fun to ask for a few appetizers with a couple of glasses of good wine at Italian Restaurants (mind you, the same would apply to Spanish Restaurants and izakayas!) than to go for the full course repeatedly in the same restaurant.
When a good and unpretentious restaurant like Acqua Di Fonte in Shizuoka City agrees to it, it is simply great fun!
Service: Excellent and very friendly
Facilities: very clean all around
Specialty: Central and south Italian-style cuisine. Very reasonables prices. Very reasonably-priced wines.
Non-smoking at tables and most of the counter!
Puree di Fave/Broad Beans Puree and home-made lard.
From left to right:
Strachiatella mozzareella cheese, “Shishito” chili pepper and tuna flakes and wild chickory, Egg-plant/Aubergine Terrine
Buanchala/Pork cheek and Salami.
Zucchini stuffed pork and seasoned with tomato sauce.
Looking forward to the next visit!
ACQUA DI FONTE Antica Osteria
420-0839 Shizuoka City, Aoi Ku, Takajo, 1-10-10, Pia Takajo, 1F
Tel. & Fax: 054-266-6440
Opening hours: 11:30~14:00, 18:00~22:00
Closed on Wednesdays and first Tuesday
Credit cards OK (Dinner only)
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