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La Locanda del Cardinale

Piazza Vescovado 8, 06081, Assisi, Italy
+39 075 815245
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (6 reviews)
“risotto” (3 reviews)
“pork” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Piazza Vescovado 8, 06081, Assisi, Italy
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A real find. Looking to extend the wine cellar they found a near perfect Room from a Roman house. They then covered this area with glass so you sit over this area while having your meal. We chose the chefs surprise menu at €40 per...More

Thank lizmeikle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We celebrated here my nephew's baptism: the whole ground floor was booked, which offer a breathtaking location for any kind of special occasion - the glass floor offers a view of the ancient Roman Domus, there is a pleasant contrast between the stone walls and...More

Thank Martina G
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This restaurant was recommended to us without any description, so we were really awestruck by its interiors when we arrived. The floors are glass in order to showcase the excavated Roman ruins underneath, including an incredible Roman mosaic. The antiquity is highlighted by the contemporary...More

Thank Littlecabin
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This restaurant is situated over Roman ruins, with glass floors so you can see them while you eat. The setting and decor are beautiful, all stone and neutral colors. The menu a outstanding, with both traditional and creative selection s. While it is pricier than...More

Thank Lindastx
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This restaurant is a true gem, especially for those that love a historic ambiance or a creative high class menu. When this restaurant was remodeled they discovered ancient Roman ruins and these were excavated bringing to light beautiful mosaic floors and wall of a Nobile...More

Thank Jeremy W
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Food, staff and restaurant were all fabulous. This was the best Cacio e Pepe that I had on vacation.

1  Thank mmcronin52
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

As usual the ambience is great so we took two friends who have never been and the interior didn't fail to impress. We were suggested the fish specials for that day which turned out well however I felt we didn't do their creative skills the...More

1  Thank Gilly C
Reviewed 18 December 2016

The restaurant was a most gratifying surprise in Assisi! The receptionist at our hotel made the reservation (because of a local party, the city was crowded), and informed us about the Roman mosaics. I went without thinking much about it. There, the dining room left...More

1  Thank Juliana S
Reviewed 12 December 2016

I travel quite a lot and eat business dinners in many restaurants, so it takes a lot to get me excited about the experience. This restaurant is one of the very few that in my opinion, ranks as great. First of all the place itself...More

1  Thank ANZ101
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Great find introduced to me by a local guide. A really special lunch to enjoy over time and not be in a hurry. Service was perfect, timed well between courses and we asked the chef for his design of our tasting menu. Wouldn't do it...More

1  Thank susanievans
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Janice B
Is this restaurant open during the 22nd to 29th October and if so should we book in advance?
19 October 2016|
Response from Jean R | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea Janice, but we did make a reservation, although the restraint was quiet when we visited.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 45 - USD 90
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Vescovado 8, 06081, Assisi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Assisi
  • Phone Number: +39 075 815245
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