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san Litardo,27, 06062, Citta della Pieve, Italy
0578 298978
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Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Good for: Special occasions
Description: The restaurant"Il capriccio"it's a nice stop near Città della...
The restaurant"Il capriccio"it's a nice stop near Città della Pieve (it's only two km far away from the historical center of the city).It has two big rooms,a large parking and a beautiful views of Lake Trasimeno.We preparing specialties from Tuscany and Umbria and also fish specialties.ITALIANo:IL CAPRICCIO ottima sosta prima di Città della pieve, offre una cucina Tosco-Umbra e specialità di pesce.Dispone di due ampie sale e un grande parcheggio; dove potrete ammirare una fantastica vista sul lago Trasimeno,posto dove era solito Pietro Vannucci a dipingere.
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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Excellent lunch that was good value

We happened upon il Capriccio when we took a different route to Città della Pieve. The restaurant specialises in fish or Umbrian dishes. The dining room is spacious with simple decor and nice natural light. The waitress was really welcoming and friendly. Wanting only a light lunch, we shared a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 4, 2015
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County Kilkenny, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

We happened upon il Capriccio when we took a different route to Città della Pieve. The restaurant specialises in fish or Umbrian dishes. The dining room is spacious with simple decor and nice natural light. The waitress was really welcoming and friendly. Wanting only a light lunch, we shared a mackerel starter that was delightful and perfectly fresh, the only... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

We visited Il Capriccio last week (3 times to be precise) while on holiday in the area. The first time we visited it was for lunch and we sat outside enjoying the sun. Our Italian is not very good at all but thankfully Lorenza (I think) spoke a little English as well as drawing a very good lobster! The portion... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

On the road between Citta Della Pieve and Chiusi, this was a pleasant place to have lunch. The room isn't particularly attractive but it's airy and spacious and the lunch menu offered lots of different temptations.

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Seaside, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

We enjoyed Il Capriccio very much on our visit in April 2013. Though it is known for it's fish dishes, we were able to have a fantastic vegetarian meal, no problem. The hostess was so helpful, and made us very comfortable. The dining room is bright and cheery, even on a rainy day, as we had the day we were... More 

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Siena, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

On the way from Montepulciano to Rome, ambling through the lovely countryside, we stopped here for lunch because we liked the look of the place and there was parking right across the road. It turned out to be a great choice. We had a lovely lunch, particularly good home-made pasta and a fine local white wine, for a very reasonable... More 

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Modesto, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2012

We have now eaten here three times and each time the food got better, and our groups got larger (and the wonderful owner got bigger--she was due to have her first baby the week after our last dinner there, and we didn't have a chance to visit post delivery to help her celebrate). Amazing anchovy appetizer and fresh whole fish... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2011

Afther a few years living in england ive come back home in Italy and i've been for a meal to this restaurant that i want to suggest to every one will come in this town in holiday....il capriccio it a nice friendly place....they serve specialities from umbria and tuscany and they also have an amazing fish menu'....the food test very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: san Litardo,27, 06062, Citta della Pieve, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Citta della Pieve
  • Phone Number: 0578 298978

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 57
  • Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions

Description

The restaurant"Il capriccio"it's a nice stop near Città della Pieve (it's only two km far away from the historical center of the city).It has two big rooms,a large parking and a beautiful views of Lake Trasimeno.We preparing specialties from Tuscany and Umbria and also fish specialties.ITALIANo:IL CAPRICCIO ottima sosta prima di Città della pieve, offre una cucina Tosco-Umbra e specialità di pesce.Dispone di due ampie sale e un grande parcheggio; dove potrete ammirare una fantastica vista sul lago Trasimeno,posto dove era solito Pietro Vannucci a dipingere.

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