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La Lumera

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Course Bersarglieri 22-26-28 | Porta Pesa, Perugia, Italy
075 57 26 181
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Dining options: Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 95
    Excellent
  • 66
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A true taste of Umbria

Whenever I have visitors from out of town or from another country this is the place we go for dinner. The decor is warm and inviting,the service excellent,friendly atmosphere and in the summer there are tables set outside in a small adjacent street. All this plus mouthwatering dishes that are... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 1, 2015
Cocciolino2015
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Perugia, Italy
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Perugia, Italy
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78 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

Whenever I have visitors from out of town or from another country this is the place we go for dinner. The decor is warm and inviting,the service excellent,friendly atmosphere and in the summer there are tables set outside in a small adjacent street. All this plus mouthwatering dishes that are traditional with just a touch of novelty. What more could... More 

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glaqsgow
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

We were recommended this Osteria by our villa owner at Nuba.We booked our table and were met by the young co-owner who took us through the menu explaining every dish.We chose our food and the chef created some of the most beautiful food we had gtasgted in Italy.We were recommended lovely wine and at the end of the meal we... More 

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1 Thank kayleighd
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Excellent food and wonderful waiter/ chef who patiently explained the whole menu to all of us, several times. Warm friendly atmosphere and I was able to book over email from the uk. My Dad is a vegetarian and the chef made a special starter as there were no vegetarian options which my dad liked on the starter menu. All 11... More 

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Thank Charlie H
Italy
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78 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

If you are looking for an excellent meal, i strongly recommend this restaurant. They purposely serve some dishes/tastes which are a bit out of the ordinary, but pleasant. The price is fair, book in advance. I had the house wine, which is not of the highest quality but in line with its price. I will go back if in the... More 

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Shillingstone, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

After a hard days trip out in Umbrian sunshine on a Sunday had forgotten that many restos closed Sun pm .But Jenny remembered having seen this atmospheric place tucked away under Porta Pesa. It did not disappoint. The roast shoulder of pork stuffed with chestnuts was a winner, the starter of mixed bruschetta also very good red Montefalco. We didn't... More 

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2 Thank Ian E
Moscow, Russia
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32 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This osteria is regularly featured in Slow Food publications as one of the best places to eat in Perugia, and the place stays true to all ratings.

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Perugia, Italy
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

I went here with a group from school. The chef taught us how to make pasta and let us help! It was delicious. In addition to the pasta we made, which he put an Umbrian pork sauce on and a veggie one for the vegetarians, we had great appetizers like bread with cheese and mushrooms, a rice and lentil dish,... More 

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1 Thank Katie T
London, United Kingdom
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114 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

We had a decent mixed antipasti for two but the main courses of stinco di maiale and braciola di maiale were unbelievable. Some of the best pork I've ever had. The only disappointment was a lack of side dish options but maybe they had stuff off-menu. Service was good too.

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2 Thank Chris B
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

The best ingredients, creative combinations, skillful cooking. The kitchen for the customer who will not settle for thr banal.

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Thank AdamDa
Rosenau, France
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

Following a recommendation from a local, we tried out this restuarant. Not only cosy and charming, the service was excellent with a lovely varity of original local delights. Beautifully cooked with and served by a staff who delight in preparing good food. So good we had to return the following night

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Course Bersarglieri 22-26-28 | Porta Pesa, Perugia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Perugia
  • Phone Number: 075 57 26 181

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?