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Buca di San Francesco

Vicolo Eugenio Brizi 1 | Via A. Cristofani 26, 06081, Assisi, Italy
+39 075 812204
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Vicolo Eugenio Brizi 1 | Via A. Cristofani 26, 06081, Assisi, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We ended up in this restaurant more or less by coincidence, on the recommendation of a local. We were very happy to have found it. This is a classic Italian restaurant. They serve classic food and the service is great. We were most impressed by...More

Thank Lotsofpeppers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

outstanding food, wine, and service. Beautiful setting. make you feel like a welcome family guest. Wine list is incredibly varied from inexpensive to hard to find bottles

Thank John C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came across this restaurant while walking around the streets of Assisi, after catching a glimpse of their charming garden terrace and then reading all the positive reviews on trip advisor we decided to return for supper that evening. We were able to get a...More

Thank adamore
Reviewed 17 May 2018

My wife and I came across this jewel of a restaurant, the Buca of San Francesco Via E Brizi 1- A Cristofani 26, in Assisi after a walk around the ancient town. There was a tantalising glimpse from the street of a secluded and shaded...More

Thank garyhodge28
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We walked in to an empty room a few minutes after opening (we are Americans after all) and by the time our wine was served the place was humming with locals, always a good sign. Professional, friendly staff guided us to their Easter truffle ravioli...More

Thank dwm123
Reviewed 28 January 2018

We found this place while walking by, since it was near our hotel. It had good reviews and we decided to have dinner. When we returned, it was dark and we were the first customers of the evening. As other customers entered, we realized we...More

Thank hopes702
Reviewed 18 December 2017

We enjoyed a wonderful dinner at Buca di San Francesco during our visit to Assisi last year, and we returned again this year. As before, the ambiance was elegant, the service was warm, friendly, and professional, and the food was delicious. Highly recommended for a...More

Thank MZS7
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Gracious host, attentive wait staff, delicious food! Beautiful place...a restaurant one should definitely eat at when in Assisi. They even have a lift at the front entrance for persons challenged by the steps.

Thank Kate S
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Returning to Buca you find the ams staff and the same excellence. This out of the way dinning experience will not disappoint. The pasta alla Norcina was spectacular as was eating outside on a sunny October Saturday!

Thank Mike N
Reviewed 29 September 2017

I was walking around the amazing town of Assisi when this place showed up on google maps. Took the chance and glad I did! First course was pasta with sausage then had the lamb. Lamb was amazing, well-cooked and tender. It is not as 'gamey'...More

Thank 211Rocky
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vicolo Eugenio Brizi 1 | Via A. Cristofani 26, 06081, Assisi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Assisi
  • Phone Number: +39 075 812204
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