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Via Porta Perlici 27, 06081, Assisi, Italy
+39 075 812284
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Rome, Italy
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not a place for romantic dinner - very loud and bright, but the food is amazing and the prices are more than affordable. Strangozzi al tartuffo (local pasta with truffle) was something very special. Semifreddo al pistachio (desert) is a must. 5 starts for food only, staff could be more polite.

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Thank Marina A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

We celebrated our daughter's birthday here. What a great evening! Food and service both perfect. Tagliatelle with Lemon and Semifreddo with pistachio not to be missed.

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Thank EngineThree
Saint Simons Island, Georgia
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36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016

We stopped in at La Rocca on our way down a steep incline after observing a spectacular view of the Umbrian landscape from Assisi. Unfortunately we soon realized we had come right before the restaurant was closing for the afternoon. However, we were seated. In a discreet way the waiter and staff made it clear time was not on our... More 

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Cowplain, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2015

We were the first diners to arrive on a mid-week evening and received a warm welcome. Our order, from an excellent menu, arrived promptly. Just as we started to eat a group of around 50 German teenagers, accompanied by several adults, arrived. For some reason we had been seated in the middle of this pre-booked group and the noise was... More 

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Stuttgart, Germany
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2015

Caprese with unripe tomatoes (in Italy!?) and dried oregano instead of fresh basil (certainly not an Umbrian speciality). The cheese tortellini were way too rare. Personnel was unfriendly, no eye contact, no question, no advice. There is nothing to be recommended, especially considering the fact that it is so easy to find mediocre Italian standard (which is so way beyond... More 

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New York City, New York
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2015

Had dinner here on a Sunday evening because my favorite restaurant in Assisi was closed. Many items on the menu had an asterisk next to them which meant that some of the ingredients in the dish may have been frozen. I did my best to avoid those items and order a mixed salad and tagliatelle with ragu. The food was... More 

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St Simons Island, GA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2014 via mobile

We arrived and were greeted with a warm friendly smile. We choose to dine on the outside top balcony and it was delightful! Every course topped the next...from the sausage & cheese antipasto, cheese fondu, sausage penne, lemon pasta, beef & pork and the pistachio ice cream were absolutely delicious! You can tell this is a local family run business... More 

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West Midlands, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2014

Just a lovely place,the climb can be a bit daunting but fab when you get there..not much to see once inside as this is a ruin but you can see the views and why they wanted to protect themselves..it's a nice trip..

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Traverse City, Michigan
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89 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2014

...Meal, setting, and service. And a big thanks to T-A too, because we first read about it here during our trip research. They have a specialty, Strangozzi al Tartufo, a traditional Umbrian dish of pasta and (lots of!) truffles. It was one of the best dishes we had during our month in Italy. And served to us outside on a... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2014 via mobile

Chance upon this restaurant while strolling around. The waiters were extremely friendly and helpful. Food was surprisingly good! Very good value and authentic. Must try...the veal fillet with truffle, porcini and thyme.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Porta Perlici 27, 06081, Assisi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Assisi
  • Phone Number: +39 075 812284

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