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Via Porta Perlici 27, 06081, Assisi, Italy
39-075812284
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We celebrated our daughter's birthday here. What a great evening! Food and service both perfect. Tagliatelle with Lemon and Semifreddo with pistachio not to be missed.

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Saint Simons Island, Georgia
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

We stopped in at La Rocca on our way down a steep incline after observing a spectacular view of the Umbrian landscape from Assisi. Unfortunately we soon realized we had come right before the restaurant was closing for the afternoon. However, we were seated. In a discreet way the waiter and staff made it clear time was not on our... More 

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Cowplain, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

We were the first diners to arrive on a mid-week evening and received a warm welcome. Our order, from an excellent menu, arrived promptly. Just as we started to eat a group of around 50 German teenagers, accompanied by several adults, arrived. For some reason we had been seated in the middle of this pre-booked group and the noise was... More 

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Stuttgart, Germany
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18 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Caprese with unripe tomatoes (in Italy!?) and dried oregano instead of fresh basil (certainly not an Umbrian speciality). The cheese tortellini were way too rare. Personnel was unfriendly, no eye contact, no question, no advice. There is nothing to be recommended, especially considering the fact that it is so easy to find mediocre Italian standard (which is so way beyond... More 

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New York City, New York
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Had dinner here on a Sunday evening because my favorite restaurant in Assisi was closed. Many items on the menu had an asterisk next to them which meant that some of the ingredients in the dish may have been frozen. I did my best to avoid those items and order a mixed salad and tagliatelle with ragu. The food was... More 

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St Simons Island, GA
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19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 via mobile

We arrived and were greeted with a warm friendly smile. We choose to dine on the outside top balcony and it was delightful! Every course topped the next...from the sausage & cheese antipasto, cheese fondu, sausage penne, lemon pasta, beef & pork and the pistachio ice cream were absolutely delicious! You can tell this is a local family run business... More 

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West Midlands, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Just a lovely place,the climb can be a bit daunting but fab when you get there..not much to see once inside as this is a ruin but you can see the views and why they wanted to protect themselves..it's a nice trip..

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Traverse City, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

...Meal, setting, and service. And a big thanks to T-A too, because we first read about it here during our trip research. They have a specialty, Strangozzi al Tartufo, a traditional Umbrian dish of pasta and (lots of!) truffles. It was one of the best dishes we had during our month in Italy. And served to us outside on a... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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29 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014 via mobile

Chance upon this restaurant while strolling around. The waiters were extremely friendly and helpful. Food was surprisingly good! Very good value and authentic. Must try...the veal fillet with truffle, porcini and thyme.

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Sir Lowry's Pass, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

Off the beaten track and well worth finding. The restaurant was an unexpected joy and there were very few tourists around. A plus for us. Our waitress was so friendly and helpful. The food was excellent and the caraffe of wine great value. Only negative mark really was that the elderly owner just about chased us out (he may have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Porta Perlici 27, 06081, Assisi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Assisi
  • Phone Number: 39-075812284

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?