I'm Italian living in the US and when I go back to my country I can't stand the touristy places. That's why while in Perugia I asked a friend and he said in the city center it's hard to find a good restaurant. Good meaning...More
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I had the pleasure of dining at Stella a couple of times, and in both occasions I had delicious local food- very carefully and lovely prepared- and superb wine. The Sommelier is very knowledge and he nicely advices on pairing food dishes with wine to...More
We were staying at the Castello di Monterone - just a mile or so up the road. The food at la Stella was really good. The pasta with yellow pepper sauce was one of the best dishes we had in Umbria during our 11 days...More
This restaurant managed 15 of us with little notice and we enjoyed a great meal with good local wine. No complaints and we were all very pleased at how reasonable the bill was.
Truly an outstanding, traditional Italian "slow cooking" meal. Started out with a cured meat plate followed by two great pasta dishes (don't remember the name of mine, but it was fusilli-type pasta with a puréed roasted yellow pepper cream sauce...outstanding). My lamb was superb. Excellent...More
The best food in the Perugia region. The staff coped with 1 group of 15 for dinner at short notice and provided a memorable meal; thee menu was carefully explained by Sylvia(?) and excellent wines recommended. Highly recommended but book; surprisingly it is very popular.
A restaurant for the locals off the beaten track near to Perugia. My partner and I dined here on a Monday evening - and it was very busy with many locals, including clearly many regulars. The menu is only in Italian, but Stella, the owner,...More
What a find! From the moment you arrive you're made to feel welcome. Sylvia was extremely helpful with the menu and explaining about the local foods and seafood. We could not have been more pleased with her and the passion she has for her food....More
While staying at Castello di Monterone, we looked for an alternative for dinner, and this spot jumped out at us from Trip Advisor. What a great treat! Mostly filled with Italians, the proprietress looked after us kindly and efficiently, explaining the menu to us and...More