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La Locanda del Capitano

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Via Roma 5 | Perugia Umbria, 06014 Montone, Italy
+39 075 930 6521
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Chatham, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016

We've eaten here many times and always loved the personal attention and quality cooking. However, while prices have generally gone down in this area compared to the UK (we've been visiting since 2001), here they have gone only upwards. I fear they are pricing themselves out in a very competitive part of Umbria. The food, however, remains good.

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

We have been coming here for seven or eight years now and it is always top of our list. The food was amazing as always, delicately balanced with maximum flavour, I have always found it hard to find somewhere better for flavour. The owner and chef Giancarlo is incredibly friendly and always happy to help with choices when we attend,... More 

Thank Tom-Baldock
Wrexham, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is different to all all others in Montone - unfair to compare - this is "proper" cooking, not just predominantly serving delicious Umbrian produce. We pre-booked for 21:00 on Saturday 6/8 - we were greeted by the "Executive Chef" by name as we arrived. A very nice touch - "perfect". We had booked a romantic outside table on... More 

Thank David J
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is in the Michelin guide so that should tell you something about the food. The food here is art! We had a lovely romantic meal here sitting outside in July. Yes it's expensive, but that is to be expected at this level.

Thank spiderkemp
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2016

My wife and I enjoyed an evening of fine dining with Giancarlo. All of our dinner meal was finely detailed and scrumptious. As with our prior experiences, the wine choices and variety were fantastic.

Thank David W
Perth, Australia
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2016

We had dined at La Laconda del Capitano in 2013 and described our meal then as one of the most, if not the most, memorable meal of our lives. We had said that arranging to re-visit the restaurant was almost a good enough reason for visiting Italy again. And we did re-visit Italy and stayed with friends near Montone. So... More 

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Agoura, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2016

Did not know what to expect when visiting Montone, a small charming mountain top village in northern Umbria. The restaurant/hotel was so charming, almost out of central casting. We had a table on lovely outdoor patio, owner/chef met us, poured Prosecco, and offered us the menu. The wait staff all spoke very good English, and nice soft jazz music in... More 

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Buckingham, England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

A Michelin star restaurant. Chef came out to greet diners. Good menu if you like fish and truffles. No vegetarian option on menu. Portions small, more of a taster menu size. No vegetables on offer on menu. Expected it to be a real treat, expectations were not met. Not value for money.

Thank Jan D
Adelaide, Australia
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84 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

My husband & I ate here one night during our fortnight in Montone. We opted for the beautiful outdoor terrace area which was both peaceful and atmospheric. The wine list was extensive and the menu - varied and interesting, showcasing contemporary twists on traditional Umbria cuisine. Although we did not stay at the Inn itself it did look quite delightful... More 

Thank DawnTaylor1960
Provo, Utah
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55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2016

Montone is a very small, very quiet town. We were on a tour that used this as a base for going out to other locations. The hotel was wonderful. Our room, on the top floor, had a wonderful view of the countryside. The room was very clean and comfortable. As a jumping off point, I highly recommend this hotel and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Roma 5 | Perugia Umbria, 06014 Montone, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Montone
  • Phone Number: +39 075 930 6521
Solo dieci camere.Volutamente piccola e raccolta La Locanda del Capitano si propone ad un tipo di clientela sicuramente non convenzionale, ma agli amanti del genere, offrendo dieci deliziose camere dotate di ogni comodita. Le camere sono arredate dai proprietari di casa con antichi pezzi di famiglia e fine artigianato locale.Dopo una giornata dedicata a scoprire il cuore verde d'Italia, una ritrovata sensazione di benessere nel salotto medioevale puro ed incontaminato. Con il venire delle belle giornate, le colazioni e le cene vengono servite nelle verande che offrono scorci unici dell'antico borgo.Only ten bedrooms.Restored to provide the traveller with an intimate peaceful respite, La Locanda del Capitano offers its clientele ten charming bedrooms, each with private bath and all modern comforts. The bedrooms have been personally furnished by the owners with antique family furniture as well as fine reproduction pieces made by local craftsmen. After one day of discovering Umbria, the green heart of Italy, a sense of wellbeing in the pristine and unspoiled medieval lounge.As days get longer and nicer, breakfast and dinner are served on the verandas, each with unique views of the old village.

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