Elegant and refined, AQUA Forte is an authentic Italian restaurant in Galle Fort, Sri Lanka.
From the artistic etchings that adorn our walls to the homemade breads, ravioli, lasagne and more, prepared using quality ingredients and traditional recipes, every aspect of our restaurant is designed to take you on a journey to Italy from the moment you walk through our arched doorway.
Roberto Vicario is the Head Chef and Managing Director at AQUA Forte. Combining his love for food and his passion for the culinary arts, Roberto pursued his dream of creating his own restaurant, with a promise to deliver authentic Italian cuisine in Sri Lanka!
Learn the art and science of food and wine pairings and other culinary secrets.Read more
Made using the best ingredients, each dish is carefully prepared to delight your senses.Read more
Indulge in a variety of red, white, sparkling or dessert wines and spirits from Italy.Read more
From artisanal handmade copperware to homemade pastas, a unique dining experience awaits.Read more
Enjoy a romantic evening with fine wines after a day of exploring.Read more
Artistic etchings decorate the beautiful walls of our restored Dutch colonial house.Read more
Bearing a resemblance to a charming European village, Galle Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is the perfect setting for AQUA Forte. Explore the fort’s ancient attractions and museums or partake in a variety of excursions around Galle.Find out more
Galle has become a haven for many a traveller, as its heritage, along with its exotic beauty always entice. The result being an influx of travellers from around the world coming to explore the Galle Fort and the relaxing beaches of Unawatuna.Read more
Read our blog to find out which herbs and spices that we can’t cook without, that adds a burst of flavour into our delectable dishes.Read more
Read our latest blog for a guide on choosing the perfect restaurant for your special date and how you could sweep your partner off their feet by taking them on a gastronomic journey of Italy at AQUA Forte.Read more
Italian culture has seeped into the world’s tapestry and influenced architecture, art, food and more. Read our blog post to discover depictions of Italian culture in Sri Lanka.Read more