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Trattoria Pallotta

Vicolo della Volta Pinta n. 3, Assisi, Italy
075 812 649
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Ranked #29 of 179 Restaurants in Assisi
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: In the Piazza Del Comune, right in front of the Temple of Minerva, you pass an arch known as “Volta Pinta” with the marvellous grotesques painted by Raffaellino Del Colle in the sixteenth century. Trattoria Pallotta is discretely set apart, at the end.The simple decor will make you feel the familial warmth. Before being seated at your table, ask to visit the cellar that was discovered during the renovation works. Here you will find many regional labels as well as a small selection of national wines, some of which are served by the glass.Margherita looks after the preparation of the meals, using prime local produce and will always offer you new seasonal dishes, staying faithful to the tradition.
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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Perhaps we went on a bad night but I'm at a loss to understand why this restaurant rates so highly with other reviewers. The portions are huge but the food is very crude and treated with no particular skill or artistry. The mixed grill I had for my main course was particularly poor. It looked like an enormous amount on... More

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Laredo, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We had read reviews and Trattoria Pallotta was top of my list to visit while in Assisi. We went for a late lunch and were able to get a table without a reservation, although they were full. I sensed I was in the right place when I saw the beautiful little dog sitting on the bar stool as we entered,... More

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Berkshire, England
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105 reviews 105 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We tried to dine here on a Thursday evening, but they were busy so we booked for the following evening. We had a very enjoyable meal with nothing to complain about. I had the bruschetta antipasti, I loved the way that it was served with a fresh fig. The pasta and the main courses were delicious. It's a very pleasant... More

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Laroque-des-Albères
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36 reviews 36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

La Pallotta is the best table in Assisi, just across from the ancient temple of Minerva, and downstairs (look for a recessed entrance). I wish I had thought to stay there, but I did the hotels in April and the restos later. I wish I had thought to do the whole trip by train as a car can be a... More

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Arlington, Virginia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Dined here during our stay in Assisi. Comfortable and somewhat elegant place but meals were expensive and did not knock me out compared to other small places discovered during our travels. Perhaps it is due to the high tourist traffic being right off the main square. Passable but not noteworthy.

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Cape Town
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

My friend and I booked at this restaurant on the recommendation of the concierge at our hotel. The restaurant is tucked away behind an archway off the busy and central square of Piazza del Comune opposite the beautiful Roman Temple of Minerva. We walked in and was placed at a table in a a bit of a thoroughfare. After giving... More

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Cambridge, England
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I always visit this charming family-run restaurant when i am in Assisi. The food is simple Umbrian fare served by delightful people in a convivial setting. It's also very well situated near to the main town square.

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High River, Canada
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109 reviews 109 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

Recommended by our hotel & it was a great choice. We has the prosciutto antipasto, excellent quality. I also had a lovely soap to go with my braised pork chops. All perfectly cooked. My husband also had the soup and the ravioli of the day. We thoroughly enjoyed our meals. The owner chose very nice wine and we even had... More

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Asheville
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49 reviews 49 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Very busy restaurant on the day we went for lunch. Service was not necessarily that slow, but it was more that they seemed to not really care whether or not we had chosen their business for our lunch, and conveyed an air of inpateince with us as tourists. Perhaps the several people attednign to us were just busy or having... More

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Rome, Italy
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68 reviews 68 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This Hotel/Trattoria is right in the historic centre of Assisi and serves a mixed crowd of pilgrims, tourists, and locals. On two floors with an elevator for disabled guests, it has an interesting menu and its offering is valuable. The Hotel is located at Via San Rufino 6 and is not wheelchair accessible, but is quaint and affordable. Greek-style showers... More

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