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Via la Cima Gosparini 164, 06060 Lisciano Niccone, Italy
+39 075 844119
09:15 - 23:00
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Hopetoun, Australia
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76 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I have called in here twice for coffee the views to the lake is absolutely breathetaking and the peaceful setting is so rewarding.

Thank 475Pam
Monroe, New York
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Visited this hilltop trattoria- breathtaking view - service was relaxed- didn't order properly but enjoyed our spare meal. We'd love to return for a proper meal

Thank awags88
Stoke by Nayland, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Went to this restaurant mainly for the wonderful panoramic views of Lake Trasimeno. The views are indeed great. The food was decent.

Thank Roo M
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

The view of the valley and Trasimeno lake from the terrace is worth the trip. We were not lucky with the service: slow despite there were only a handful of customers and rude when we pointed out that 45 minutes wait for an appetizer is excessive and that the pasta ("bici") was not cooked enough - not just "al dente"... More 

Thank stefano s
Newbury, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Sit on the balcony as you will enjoy great views overlooking Lake Tresimino. Traditional Italian food with plenty of choice. Friendly staff.

Thank FalklandCottage
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Unusual place, as it has a little store for essentials, a bar and a restaurant with superb views. We only ate here once in the evening, but had coffees and pastries which were great. The staff were very friendly and efficient.

Thank SheilaBournemouth
London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 20 October 2015

We stayed at a great villa nearby - Villa Forconi, in September 2015 and stopped at Lo Scoiattolo several times, for morning coffee and a delicious pastry, for several meals and once just for a cocktail in the evening. We liked it mainly for its great views over Lake Trasimeno but found the family who run it very friendly. The... More 

Thank Sean M
Tuoro sul Trasimeno, Italy
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70 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2015

the setting is enough to tempt anyone, with views across the lake and to the mountains, equally stunning by day or night. On previous visits we have enjoyed the pasta dishes because of their tastiness and attention to local detail. Recently we had secondi of vitello which were on the tough side and not as tasty as we would have... More 

Thank mecharles
Berkeley, CA
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99 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2015

A local roadhouse in the middle of the road between Tuoro and Mercatale, it is a hangout for all the locals so the ambiance is not much but the local flavor is wonderful. Excellent gnocchi but the rest of the pastas are only so-so. The pizza is excellent but for some crazy reason, they only make it on Thursdays.

Thank cornelljhr
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed our evening here. Our children delighted in the view and despite my eldests' disappointment that there was no pizza on the menu (yay!) the menu has great variety. The wild boar gnocchi was amazing. Only thing that let them down was the service. They were very attentive to begin with, (we were the first to order at 7.15pm)... More 

Thank 676claref

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:15 - 23:00
09:15 - 23:00
09:15 - 23:00
09:15 - 23:00
09:15 - 23:00
09:15 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via la Cima Gosparini 164, 06060 Lisciano Niccone, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Lisciano Niccone
  • Phone Number: +39 075 844119

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