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La Lumera

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Course Bersarglieri 22-26-28 | Porta Pesa, Perugia, Italy
+39 075 572 6181
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London, United Kingdom
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118 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2013

We had a decent mixed antipasti for two but the main courses of stinco di maiale and braciola di maiale were unbelievable. Some of the best pork I've ever had. The only disappointment was a lack of side dish options but maybe they had stuff off-menu. Service was good too.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2013

The best ingredients, creative combinations, skillful cooking. The kitchen for the customer who will not settle for thr banal.

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Thank AdamDa
Rosenau, France
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2013

Following a recommendation from a local, we tried out this restuarant. Not only cosy and charming, the service was excellent with a lovely varity of original local delights. Beautifully cooked with and served by a staff who delight in preparing good food. So good we had to return the following night

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London, United Kingdom
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88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2013

Ate dinner here on a rainy Saturday evening. Just outside the city walls by Porta Pesa, but a gentle ten-minute stroll from the cathedral down the winding Via Bontempi off Piazza Piccinino. I have to say that I didn't notice any obvious tourist traps in Perugia (restaurant-wise) but, if there were, I agree with previous reviewers that this would be... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2012

After you pass through the center of town and skip all the Ristoranti touting a fixed price Menu Turistico, you will find La Lumera on Corso Bersaglieri. It is well worth the excursion. The day we arrived, the town was filled with Chocoholics indulging in every manner of chocolate product one can imagine. Since it was lunch time, every trattoria... More 

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Wigan, Lancashire
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91 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2012

We found this restaurant near our hotel (Hotel Perusia). We didn't notice it at first until we heard voices and saw some tables down the alleyway at the side. We sat at a table in the alleyway because it was too hot to sit inside. We were greeted by the chef who made us very welcome. The food was excellent... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2012

We (5)have just returned from Italy after a 2 week holiday. The meal we had at this resturant was the best food we had in the 2 weeks. Excellent. The service was also very friendly.

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california
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2012

The best resturant in perugia. Service was excellent and the food was above average. will be returning here on my next trip to perugia

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Washington State
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2011

We spent three weeks in Perugia and went to La Lumera several times. We were never disappointed. When all the locals go there you know it's good. La Lumera is a part of the Slow Food Movement and their local/slow food antipasta was wonderful. The food was fresh, local and delicious, I always find when you see people from the... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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12 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2010

We went to this restaurant because it was close to our hotel. The bread was AWFUL. It tasted like cardboard. The food was better-ish but I wouldn't go back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Course Bersarglieri 22-26-28 | Porta Pesa, Perugia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Perugia
  • Phone Number: +39 075 572 6181

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