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Via della Pace 5, 05018, Orvieto, Italy
+39 0763 344663
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Tue 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thu - Tue 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Thu - Sat 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As we walked by this charming restaurant we spotted the special Trip Advisor sticker with a very high designation on the door so we made it a point to find it again after our sightseeing in Orvieto. Although it was not such an easy feat given the labyrinth of streets, it was well worth the effort. We were warmly greeted... More 

Thank Katherine S
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice trattoria on the north side more local than tourist. Had pork cheeks in basalmic for antipasto a good first course of pasta with truffles hmmmm. Very nice staff though English not their best but managed. Buon appetito!

Thank Tom N
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

I am afraid that we will see this kind of restaurants slowly disappear. The food is very good, you can taste the time, effort and passion. Not commercial, the "nonna's" just want to share their food. Be kind and remember this endangered species.

Thank Robin D
Montreal, Canada
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117 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016

We enjoyed an early meal after a long day's travel, and even though we were the only table in the place (we arrived a little earlier than our 7:30 intention) this is no negative reflection on the food. The menu doesn't offer a lot of choice, but ample for most. We sampled 2 pasta dishes (one with truffle, one with... More 

Thank not-a-redshirt
Prescott, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

We ate at this restaurant today and had an excellent experience. The owner spent a lot of time explaining the different choices and making suggestions. There were 6 of us and we were all pleased with our food. The truffle pasta was delicious. The home made cheeses were tasty, and the unique ravioli made with cacao was a big hit.... More 

Thank Victois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely late lunch at this fine and very charming ristorante. The owner and chef were very kind ladies who provided warm and friendly service and atmosphere with wonderful food and excellent local wines. Definitely try the cheese platter appetizer as it is very special in house made Sheeps cheese. My fresh porcini pasta was exactly perfect and... More 

Thank andrea b
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

The very friendly owner made some off-the-menu suggestions which allowed us to discover the best carpaccio (with manzo that ripened for 2 months in fine herbs) ever. And the kids, who were very welcome, loved their dishes!

Thank StevenLeuven
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

We came here looking for a real Italian experience - based on TA reviews this looked like the place. We had lived in Italy for several years a few years ago, so know some Italian (this is a very, very Italian family run restaurant, with little English speaking available). If you know a little Italian it is a little more... More 

Thank sbh858
Dorking, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2016

The owner described the dishes to us and recommended we try their home made cheeses which were unique and superb. The pig cheeks were delicious. And, the ravioli was superb -could have eaten double! The home made peach ice cream was an excellent end to the meal.

Thank dabb2015
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2016

They may not speak English but the food speaks for itself. Amazing home made cheese, glorious cuts of salami and overall an amazing find for local "no pretense" all real food. We had the best time and are ever so grateful to the team there for a great lunch.

Thank Sebastien N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $50
Italian, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Pace 5, 05018, Orvieto, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Terni  >  Orvieto
  • Phone Number: +39 0763 344663
Specialised in old traditional regional recipes, which were almost lost.Specializzato in antiche ricette storiche del territorio che si erano ormai perse.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?