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Bibenda

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Vicolo Nepis, 9, 06081, Assisi, Italy
+39 075 815 5176
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Dublin, Ireland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2014

Love this place! A little hidden gem in Assisi. Cute place, great service, good pours, delicious wine tasting of the best local, italian and international wines. Plus they have tasty meats, cheeses and bruschetta you can order. What else can you ask for? Please don't change, I'll be back again and again!

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2014 via mobile

After three years I return to see my good friend Nila - what can I say the hospitality is even warmer - the white wines cooler- the reds perfect - this is "the" place to visit in Assisi

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Thank Tankbank
San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2014

My boyfriend and I went here on a very hot day and our experience was marvelous. Better than our expectations! We ordered a bottle of French Cab from Bordeaux. Our server was a very sweet, blonde girl. She did a wonderful job at recommending everything we ordered. We got the local cheese platter. It was super delicious. The service was... More 

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Cape Town
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2014

Oh my, in our last night in magical Assisi my friend and I found Bibenda for a final nightcap. Dear Nila who became a friend in the short time we were there plied us with wines from the area together with interesting history of their origins. It is a romantic place with background music playing ballads of the 30's and... More 

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Bendigo, Australia
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18 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2014

Under the arch in via Nepis we discovered the wonderful wine bar Bibenda where the most helpful lady Nila explained to us the history of the wine Peccorino which was most interesting. There is also an option to have a selection of proscuitto and cheeses to compliment whichever wine you choose.The weather was extremely hot and sitting in the archway... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2014 via mobile

Bibenda is one of those gems you come across once in a while. Nestled in one of the streets close to the piazza in wonderful Assisi, it will leave you with fond memories. Nila, the owner and host makes you feel very relaxed and welcome. She's extremely knowledgeable about wines and local specialities and will tell as you as much... More 

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Thank Rich-Love111
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2014

We were already familiar with Bibenda when we made our return visit late last night and, because we had enjoyed it so much before, it was the very first place that we went to after checking into our hotel. Nila greeted us like long lost friends and it wasn't long before we were enjoying a glass of wine together catching... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2014

This place is awesome. Loved my experience so much the first time that I went right back the very next evening! The staff is totally accessible and amazingly open to having a dialogue about their wine list. This is how wine service should be. I had delicious wine and a cheese plate for € 9,50. Love it!

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Thank Linda R
Zurich, Switzerland
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2014

Myself and my wife visited Assisi last week and ended up going to this wine bar three times. The setting was very good and it was very intimate and relaxing. The wines are outstanding and the service very good indeed. Try the meats and cheeses! It was our little relaxation spot away from the crowd. Thank you.

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Thank Esther W
Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2014

we had a glass of wine here, very nice service from the friendly owner. however, the prices for the wines to buy are quite steep, no local wines under 20 euros/bottle. good for a glass, not so much for the bottles :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vicolo Nepis, 9, 06081, Assisi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Assisi
  • Phone Number: +39 075 815 5176
Description
Book your WINE, CHOCOLATE, OLIVE OIL TASTING now, Taste your esperience! The rustic-chic WINE BAR BIBENDA ASSISI is relaxing and warm atmosphere to enjoy your stay in Assisi. Here you could taste ASSISI and UMBRIA WINE produced by top wineries pared with tasting plates of the very best artisanal food : OLIVE OIL, COLD MEAT and CHEESES like wild boar, deer salami or black pork, well-aged cheeses, such as Canestrato from ASSISI (that cheese recently won the title of "BEST PECORINO CHEESE" at a major European competition). Doesn't that all sound yummy? We offer a CERTIFICATE INTENSIVE SOMMELIER COURSE and WINE TASTING ASSISI and UMBRIA WINE to individuals or groups in ENGLISH or RUSSIAN.

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