Welcome on the website of "Santa Rughe" restaurant pizzeria, located in Gavoi Nuoro. Our restaurant is looking forward to showing you excellent products, local culinary traditions and a true passion for food. Located in the heart of Barbagia, Sardinia, "Santa Rughe" is a restaurant pizzeria. This typical restaurant is famous for its special taste, beauty and friendly service. Santa Rughe boasts delicious appetizers, first and second courses, side dishes, desserts and coffee. Thanks to passion and wisdom, in our restaurant everything is high-quality, and we take great care of every single detail.
Santa Rughe is located in an ancient building, in the inland village of Nuoro, Sardinia. You will be welcomed by a rustic and friendly atmosphere, in Barbagia-style. The amazing location, to the feet of the Gennargentu massif, is worth a visit! The main features of our restaurant pizzeria, in Gavoi, Nuoro, are: welcoming atmosphere, professional service and the flavors of the Sardinian cuisine. In particular, our place combines new recipes with local dishes coming from the "Gavoese" and "Barbaricina" tradition. Santa Rughe guarantees high quality food and a charming atmosphere. Our restaurant is perfect to taste excellent food and have a good time. Santa Rughe is the only place where you will be able to try new traditional products and enjoy the Lake of Gusana. This artificial lake is perfectly in harmony with the forested plateau of Fonni.
Santa Rughe, restaurant pizzeria in Gavoi, Nuoro, rents private accommodation as well. We are waiting for you to have a wonderful vacation surrounded by mountains and friendly people from Gavoi, Sardinia. Our facilities are located by the Lake of Gusana, and we offer comfortable rooms, rich Italian-style breakfast and high-class service. Our efforts have been rewarded and, nowadays Santa Rughe is a benchmark in the Sardinia territory. This is the perfect occasion to discover the wonderful land of Barbagia, which is known for breathtaking landscapes, nature, history and outdoor sports (ski, mountain bike). In the evening, in order to relax and enjoy your time, we will be delighted to have you at our restaurant pizzeria in Gavoi, Nuoro.
Local specialties and excellent wines
Restaurant pizzeria in Gavoi, Nuoro, has a special menu. Our receipts are the ideal mix between high-quality ingredients and creativity. Santa Rughe's dishes are simply, delicious and boast top-quality ingredients. This description may go on and on, but the best idea would be to taste our unique products. Here are some examples: ravioli with cheese and wild boar sauce, gnocchetti with fresh ricotta, saffron and mint, or "s'erbuzu", which is a seasonal soup made of wild herbs. Different types of pizzas, cooked in a wood-burning oven, are offered to those who simply love pizza. And last but not least we offer an excellent selection of wines, both regional and national ones. Thanks to our passion for excellent food, we gained people's trust and many awards from prestigious gastronomic guides, as Slow Food. In "Osterie d'Italia 2016", Santa Rughe owns the snail symbol with the following explanation: “For its great attention to traditional cuisine, careful research of new products and the charming atmosphere". What else should we say? Santa Rughe staff is waiting for you.