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
If you’re trading snow for sand this December, the southern coastal old town of Galle, Sri Lanka is the ideal place to spend Christmas or your winter holidays in. Read our latest blog to find out what Galle has to offer you during this festive season.Read more
The preservation of the environment and implementing sustainable practices are at the core of AQUA Forte. Backed by APRI Enterprise Lanka, our parent company, each of us understands the significant role we play in the world and thereby the importance of preserving our natural environment.Read more
A vibrant menu filled with unique authentic Italian dishes, an exquisite collection of Italian wines & etchings by the famous Italian artist, Walter Valentini are all brought together to create a unique dining experience in the heart of Galle Fort.Read more