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All 182 Assisi Restaurants

Osteria Pozzo della Mensa

Via del Pozzo della Mensa, 06081 Assisi, Italy
+39 075 815209
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Ranked #95 of 182 Restaurants in Assisi
Price range: $18 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Vegetarian, Brasserie, Winery
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: One of the oldest Osteria in Assisi as early as 1921 opened and managed by Grandpa Luigi as well of a tavern table.Located in one of the most beautiful and characteristic streets of the historic center.Warm and hospitable atmosphere where you can taste and talk without the hustle of the time between a Roman column and pink stone arches of Assisi.Traditional Umbrian cuisine, revisited Medieval and Gluten freeExtend choice of dishes from the Umbrian peasant tradition, the medieval culture and small experiments dictated by the imagination and passion of the chef. Every day new proposals.
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Vienna, Austria
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179 reviews 179 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We tried to find some place to get a small lunch and found nice place. Except nice place there was nothing to find. We have ordered cheese plate for booth of us - the only good dish we had. As secondo we have ordered gnocchi - to much salt & to much sugar is a combination we have never had,... More

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York U K
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

This unique restaurant in a side street might be overlooked when walking up from the Cathedral di San Rufino. Seen through an archway the enticing restaurant awaits you and you will be fortunate if Tizziana is there to show you the way. Tables on either side of the narrow lane allow you to keep an eye on the kitchen but... More

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Wassenaar, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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52 reviews 52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Need I say more? Hidden in a narrow cobblestoned street we chose to dine outside on two separate evenings. The menu is in both Italian and English and there are nightly specials that are suited for a larger appetite. The mixed grill, included wild boar, chicken and beef and each piece was tender with melt in your mouth flavours. Vegetables... More

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Nelson, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014 via mobile

We stumbled across this tucked away little place and are very pleased we did. The first thing that struck us was that the menu was just that bit different from what we had encountered recently. So either traditional cuisine in Assisi is quite different from elsewhere in Tuscany, or this Osteria is giving things a bit of a twist. Whatever,... More

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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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43 reviews 43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

What a wonderful meal our tour group shared here in Assisi. This quaint little place off one of the narrow cobblestone streets welcomed our group with a 5 course meal that was excellent. The waiters were a joy and they helped to make our evening more special. Don't miss this place while in Assisi!!

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Cagnes-sur-Mer, France
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Our group of 13 people has been trying a different restaurant at each meal during our stay of six days in Assisi. After our meal at this restaurant, we all agreed that it was, by far, the best restaurant of all. Service was a bit slow for some of the dishes, but this was because each dish was prepared from... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

This is a newly opened restaurant and is clealy determined to be different to the others in Assisi. It achieves this by designing a menu different to all the others (which are very similar), ensuring the quality of the raw materials and final dishes and providing informative, flexible and efficient service. Our only critisism is that they must have English... More

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Palo Alto, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014 via mobile

We actually found the food to be quite good. A version of carbonara with some truffles and perorino di fossa was interesting and well done , as was a pasta with bottarga. However, despite the restaurant being less than half full, the service was too slow for even a leisurely dinner. It took a good half an hour to get... More

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Yavne
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

The food was ok, but the service was terrible. Took forever for the waiter to get to us, we didn't get the water we ordered, and we had to argue with the waiter to remove the water from the bill.

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Rome, Italy
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125 reviews 125 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014 via mobile

We were very pleased by our experience at this Osteria. The waiters were very helpful, attentive and patient. The food was very good, hearty, Umbrian cuisine. We enjoyed the gluten-free spaghetti cacio e pepe, an extremely tender roastbeef with roasted pine nuts and the savoury Umbrian sausages along with some lovely lamb skewers (because we couldn't make up our mind).... More

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Additional Information about Osteria Pozzo della Mensa

Address: Via del Pozzo della Mensa, 06081 Assisi, Italy
Phone Number: +39 075 815209
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Assisi
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 am - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 12:00 am - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 am - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 am - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 am - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:00 am - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 am - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 18 - 30
Cuisine: Italian, Vegetarian, Brasserie, Winery

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