Terramia Ristorante
Terramia Ristorante

Terramia Ristorante

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://terramiaorlando.com/
  • Phone: 4077748466
  • Hours of Operation:
    Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 2:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Saturday: 5:30pm - 10:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Carte Blanche,Diners Club,Discover,JCB,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Italian
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Full Bar, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wine Bar

Getting there

  • Parking: Street Parking
A word from Terramia Ristorante
TerraMia presents contemporary Italian cuisine inspired by seasonal and regional simplicity. The executive chef creates elegant and classic Italian dishes presented with an innovative and modern twist.
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerVibrant Bar Scene
Terramia Ristorante reviews from OpenTable diners
33 reviews since April 22, 2014
Overall Rating4.3
  • Food4.4
    Service4.4
  • Ambiance4.2
    Noise LevelModerate
94% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
neighborhood gem (20)notable wine list (16)fit for foodies (13)special occasion (12)vibrant bar scene (12)romantic (9)great for outdoor dining (8)hot spot (8)great for lunch (5)great for brunch (4)good for groups (4)late-night find (3)kid-friendly (1)Show More
  • Best spaguetti alle vongoli EVER!
    GabiFleury
    Dined on 8/5/2014
    Amazing food, kind and efficient waiters. Great place! Deffinately recommended for lunch, dinner and special occasions. Must try the Spaguetti alle vongoli, best EVER!
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • tennisdr99VIP
    Dined on 7/17/2014
    We ate outside - it was quiet and pleasant. Had pizza and salad. Great service.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, hot spot, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Very Disappointing
    Anonymous
    Dined on 7/16/2014
    We went to Terra-Mia for my daughter's birthday. We were very disappointed with our dining experience. The service was absolutely terrible. Our server was not trained at all. We waited about 15 minutes to give our drink order. Two in our party ordered Lemonade. ABout 5 minutes she came back to tell us they don't have Lemonade. Then she told us they had grape juice only to find out they do not. She explained that she just started and wasn't familiar with what they carried. Then she proceeded to tell us the specials for the day. One of the specials was grouper but she said she didn't know how the chef was preparing it. We waited an hour and a half for our food. We would not go back and not recommend to anyone.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great Service and Food!
    lekamarie
    Dined on 7/15/2014
    We loved our dining experience. We went on a Tuesday night and they were busy for a Tuesday so I would highly recommend reservations!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Wonderful experience
    Mary840
    Dined on 6/17/2014
    This was the second time that we have taken clients to this restaurant. They have raved about the food and service. We will definitely use it again for company function. Our local crew will be going too.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2007
    Dined on 6/14/2014
    We were celebrating Father's Day and everything was excellent. The service was on point and the server was very helpful and professional. They had live music, a gentleman playing guitar and that was very nice. At first i was a little nervous as we were dining with my toddler; but they made us feel very comfortable and welcomed, and there were a couple of other families with young children.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Service ok food
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 6/9/2014
    Sat on the patio and it was very quiet and enjoyable. Our server was very attentive and personable. The hostess at the front desk was also very friendly. The service we received from them is the only reason i would go back there. The food was nothing to brag about. We ordered the flank steak and was told it would be cooked medium. What we received was well done with burnt edges. I made a comment to the waiter and he gave the impression that criticizing the food is not something you do there. We also had some pasta which was not bad at all. If i go back again, will probably get the pizza as i don't think the chef can mess it up. If you do want want a good atmosphere to have drinks with friends, this would be a good spot
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, great for lunch, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Food falls a bit short at the price
    CeeAre
    Dined on 6/6/2014
    I had the grouper special with pasta, $28.00. The fish was fresh and well prepared, but the entire dish was served cold...it had obviously sat at the pass longer than it should have. The pizza ordered by one of my companions was virtually inedible, an ubber salty mixture of anchovy paste and kalamata olives drenched in enough oil to drink it instead of chewing it. The oil would literally run off when a slice was lifted from the plate. Disappointing considering the upscale prices, and put a damper on the excellent service provided by a very professional staff.
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Always Welcoming
    julz
    Dined on 5/31/2014
    With some hesitation, I brought my elderly parents (90 and 93) to Terra Mia to taste the wonderful food. The staff was so unexpectedly (compared to other places) welcoming and accommodating. They made us all feel comfortable; friendly and helpful. I was so appreciated!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Nothing Better !
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008VIP
    Dined on 5/30/2014
    Our experience was just awesome. The food was amazing. Staff Excellent. We live 2500 miles from Terramia. Used Open Table to look for a good Italian restaurant north of Orlando. There was no disappointment all. Everything was over the top, and I think I can be a tough critic. Food recommendations were right on. Help with the Italian wine selection was honest and got us what we needed. Terramia will be our first choice in the Orlando area !
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion, neighborhood gem, hot spot, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Very Enjoyable
    Bosspilot
    Dined on 5/26/2014
    I chose the restaurant from searching online and then joining Open Table. Frankly the food, ambiance, service and wine selection was absolutely outstanding. I found it to closely resemble dining in Italy.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Hit and miss
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007
    Dined on 5/9/2014
    The drinks were great as was the ed wine my meal and the fellow of the couple with my wife and myself were great but the skirt steak salad entree the two women was unbeatable but was removed from the bill showing at least the professional waiter staff and the restaurant concern for content customers
    Special Features:
    vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Our favorite restaurant in Longwood
    luv2dine
    Dined on 5/9/2014
    Terramia in Longwood, best in the area for great food, fine wine selection, best service.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, special occasion, great for lunch, late-night find, neighborhood gem, hot spot, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Noise and restrooms
    David
    Dined on 5/3/2014
    Everything was great about this restaurant except that it has an extremely high noise level which may be due to tile and wood floors. Also, the men's room is for one person at a time. For a busy bar and restaurant, where lots of people are drinking, it would be nice if the rest room could at least be set up for two persons at a time. That would be a tremendous improvement. ,
    Special Features:
    Neighborhood Gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Ratings-Only Reviews
    Based on 19 ratings-only reviews submitted since April 22, 2014
    • Overall Rating4.4
    • Food4.4
    • Ambiance4.3
    • Service4.1
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • The following 100 reviews are from the Terramia Ristorante reviews archive.
  • Delicious
    Longwooddiners
    Dined on 4/19/2014
    We hadn't been to Terra Mia since they moved into the new building. Beautiful location. Excellent food. The service was wonderful.
    Special Features:
    Fit For Foodies, Romantic, special occasion, Neighborhood Gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • ALWAYS A WINNER
    GEO40
    Dined on 4/18/2014
    ANOTHER GREAT EXPERANCE AS ALWAYS...GREAT FOOD AT BOTH RESTAURANTS...BOTH OWNERS KNOW HOW TO TREAT THEIR GUESTS WITH WORLD CLASS DINING....A TRUE TASTE OF ITALY.
    Special Features:
    Romantic, special occasion, Great for Lunch, Late-Night Find
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Nice neighborhood lunch spot
    Holly
    Dined on 4/17/2014
    I've been to this restaurant 3 times. Each time the food was very good and our waiter was top notch. However, each time we arrived the woman who greets you at the front was unfriendly and never smiled. It made us feel unwelcome, but the food and wait staff keeps bringing us back.
    Special Features:
    Great for Lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Favorite
    chuck
    Dined on 4/16/2014
    Have been enjoying the wonderful food and ambiance at Terra Mia since its inception, and along with many friends consider it our go to restaurant. Rosario and Massimo are outstanding hosts and always make everyone feel like we're dining in their home. The bar is in the capable hands of Lisette who always sees to it that you have the best pour in our area. Chuck
    Special Features:
    Fit For Foodies, Good for Groups, special occasion, Great for Lunch, Neighborhood Gem, Vibrant Bar Scene, Notable Wine List
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great food ,excellent service......
    LMSPRS
    Dined on 3/29/2014
    Great food ,excellent service...........very enjoyable !
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, vibrant bar scene, romantic, late-night find, neighborhood gem, hot spot, great for lunch, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Noise level
    Matt
    Dined on 3/28/2014
    We were placed in the back with a party of seven and It was nearly deafening. No one could hear anyone speaking so we hurried up and eat to get the heck out of there. Something needs to be done about the acoustics.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • First vist, food was good
    mikec
    Dined on 3/26/2014
    First vist, food was good as was the service I'll be back !
    Special Features:
    great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Needs to work on service
    winetyme
    Dined on 3/19/2014
    We have been to this restaurant for private parties and always loved it! We recently decided to take the family for dinner and were not as thrilled this time around. The food was great but service was not.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Mixed feelings
    visitor
    Dined on 3/14/2014
    The food was okay, but I was a little disappointed. The Capers salad would have been good, however it was very heavily salted. The veal parmigiano was okay, but the sauce was somewhat bland. I was seated on the patio next to a group celebrating a birthday, which would have been fine, but one member of their party was quite loud. Smokers came out to smoke on the sidewalk, & unfortunately the tables were downwind, so they might as well have been smoking at my table. The server was great. I would be willing to give this place another try with different food.
    Special Features:
    good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • I tried the squid ink pasta
    Foodie
    Dined on 3/14/2014
    I tried the squid ink pasta and my husband tried the fish for the day which is halibut. The food was very fresh!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Local Restaurant
    david
    Dined on 3/10/2014
    Recently had a business lunch at Terramia Ristorante. Great place. Very good food, quite and upscale. Could not have asked for anything better. Will definitely be back!!!!
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem, great for lunch, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Almost Perfect
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 3/7/2014
    Great Italian Food. Fantastic Service. Great Wine Selection. Well Priced.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Exceptional Food, Wine and Service
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008
    Dined on 2/28/2014
    Absolutely my favorite Italian restaurant in Orlando area. The pasta and appetizers were delicious, and the wait staff attentive.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Outstanding Value
    BDLD
    Dined on 2/26/2014
    Food and dining experience outstanding, all at a reasonable price!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Wonderful
    Pauline
    Dined on 2/14/2014
    Always enjoy dining at Terramia! The food is fabulous and pricing is very affordable....which keeps us going back. The restaurant looks upscale so it's nice that you get that romantic feel for dinner without the heavy price tag. The service is great and makes you feel at home. One of my top favorites in town!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, notable wine list, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Everybody loves Italian food!
    BigGoomba
    Dined on 2/14/2014
    A nice upgrade from the usual Italian restaurant, Terramia restaurant sports a diverse menu (pizza, paninni sandwiches, full dinner entees, great desserts, impressive wine list, full bar) in a bustling but warm and inviting layout. Well informed and attentive wait staff provided great service on a busy Valentine's Day. Their old location, just around the block, seemed a little more intimate, probably due to the lower ceilings, darker color scheme, and general feel, but the newer location is vibrant and comfortable. Service , as mentioned was excellent, we did not feel at all rushed, even though our group arrived at staggered times due to local traffic. Certainly ranks highly among local Italian restaurants, and is worthy of repeat.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great neighborhood restaurant......
    LMSPRS
    Dined on 2/14/2014
    Great neighborhood restaurant......with excellent service and very good food.
    Special Features:
    vibrant bar scene, romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Dissappointed
    Elcondido
    Dined on 2/14/2014
    Had great expectations, place looks great and seems to have a good following. Food was dissapointing and poorly plated. Wife had a chicken dish that had very little flavor and was plopped on the plate. I had short ribs which were very tendor but the sauce was overly salty.
    Special Features:
    vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Very Nice
    Mark
    Dined on 2/14/2014
    Took my girlfriend there for Valentines day dinner and it was very nice and romantic we both had a great time
    Special Features:
    romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • New Digs
    naplesfoodieVIP
    Dined on 2/8/2014
    With a move just around the block it appears that they are trying to be more like their Lake Mary location. I missed the nice intimate setting and the menu from their old location. New location is too bright and way to loud. Food and service is still outstanding.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • awsome Italian food
    Love2eatalot
    Dined on 2/7/2014
    Quick and simple.....The best Italian I've ever had in Florida. The sauces are fresh and light and I will definitely be going back more and more
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Nice Place
    RazlDazl
    Dined on 2/7/2014
    Food is great but not cheap. Everything is made in house except a dessert or two. Appitizer are large enough to share. They have an outside patio but it was raining when we went. Really enjoyed it. Next time we will go during the week to try out happy hour.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Place!!
    sued
    Dined on 2/6/2014
    4 girlfriends decided to give the Terramia on Douglas Avenue a try instead of our usual one in Lake Mary. What a nice change. It was bigger obviously than the location in Lake Mary and was pretty crowded for a Tuesday night. While it was pretty loud we still could have conversations without shouting. The food was outstanding (as usual) and like always left with a box of leftovers in hand. Terramia is probably one of the only restaurants that I can say that the food is always consistence and the service is always great!!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Still the best around
    JJOrlando
    Dined on 1/31/2014
    Terra Mia continues to be a neighborhood gem in Longwood/Altamonte Springs. A pleasant change from the chain restaurants along SR 436, the food, service and ambiance are unequaled.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Well worth the drive
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 1/3/2014
    We drove over an hour on the recommendation of a friend. We were not disappointed, the food was amazing. The service was great, attentative but not overbearing . Would recommend this restaurant to anyone.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Seating
    Surprised
    Dined on 12/31/2013
    The last 2 times we have been there, we have been seated immediately next to the service areas where waiters and waitresses pick up additional silverware, etc. Very disruptive to totall enjoyment of their fine foods and wines. We will refuse next time.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem, hot spot, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.