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Osteria Il Gallo nel Pozzo

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Piazza Umberto Primo 10, 06064 Panicale, Italy
+39 075 837285
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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Travelling as a group of six, we're always looking for a coffee, a bottle of wine and a nice lunch..... We found it!!

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Chesham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We were attracted by the concert in the Square, held on Wednesday evenings in July & August. We had a table outside and enjoyed the arias by talented singers. The food was good, though not spectacular. Wonderful Chianti Riserva. The service was friendly throughout but the stars were the singers.

Thank DaveChesham
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Called at last minute not expecting much but food, staff, location was excellent Wide range - vegetarian pastas with pine nuts, lamb and steak all favourites - had band in in square which made evening Kids loved it - we had a great time

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We stumbled across this restaurant by chance. It's very much restaurant rather than cafe (evident in the prices for anything other than pizza) but we enjoyed great local food including fish caught in Lake Trasimeno.

Thank William D
Medina, Ohio
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21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

The restaurant sits in a tiny medevial village high on a hill with small square. Great pizza and service for good prices. Fun to watch the local roaming pets hang out on the little square and people watch. Perfect lunch time spot as you are adventuring around the lake area.

Thank Jenni728
Granada, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Perfect position on the square and and a great pizza. They have a more extensive menu and on another occasion we enjoyed pasta, again very good, but to my taste the pizza was better. The house wine is very drinkable and the opportunity to people watch is great. We will be back

Thank Mike B
Helotes, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

After almost 13 years, we feel entitled to call this jewel of a village our second home and our twice a year "homecomings" would not be complete without heading straightaway to this, one of our most favorite family run osterias of all we have visited in Italy. And being self proclaimed "foodies", we have visited literally hundreds! So after our... More 

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Lecco, Italy
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2015

I won't say anything negative about the food because our pasta dishes were delicious. However, I must say that for the portions served, prices are a bit high (for a simple osteria).

Thank spygurl
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

Panicale is a great little town to visit and this restaurant is right on the main square. It was a beautiful day so we sat outside. The staff was a bit slow to welcome us but after that the service was fine. We selected a special bottle of wine from their extensive wine list. The appetizer of warm pecorino cheese... More 

Thank stappFlorida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

I stopped for a bowl of soup on a rainy cold day. The legume soup suggested by the owner wasn't on the menu. It was wonderful, rich and tasty with toasted bits of bread and olive oil. Delicious. But so was the price. I have been eating good soup in the region for some time now, so I expected a... 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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 32
Italian, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Umberto Primo 10, 06064 Panicale, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Panicale
  • Phone Number: +39 075 837285
The Osteria 'Il Gallo nel Pozzo' occupies the ground floor of an old aristocratic house situated in the heart of the historic centre of Panicale.The ambience is very welcoming, wooden beams, original exposed stonework mixed with plastered walls painted in a delicate shade of pastel orange, small tables mainly on a mezzanine floor which has views out onto the piazza, and soft background music.

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