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Il Casale

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Vocabolo Cerreto 50, 06060 Paciano, Italy
+39 075 830465
11:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
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19:00 - 23:00
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

This restaurant is off the beaten track and had good reviews. I am sorry to say that although the food was quite good the service was about the worst I have ever had the misfortune to encounter. The waitress was pushy, racist, sexist and quite frankly rude. For example: nowhere else in the area did we have any problem asking... More 

Thank Prioncias
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62 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

To do this place justice but make people aware of the pitfalls is difficult. We were a party of 9 non-Italian speaking Brits. They had a lovely waitress who's English was very good. You have to order from the list of food, not the pictures. Even if you find the pictures listed - you won't necessarily get that food. For... More 

Thank mi1by
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Despite the reasonably good food, we felt tricked over the menu. We hoped for a better evening - disappointed at large.

Thank Ulrich S
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Nice place to eat with table on a verandah overlooking the lake at a distance and other fantastic views. Quite a difficult road to navigate in the dark on return to Paciano, but having travelled there in daylight it was easier. If you need pizza you have to ask before you arrive, Food is reasonable but nothing stood out as... More 

1 Thank alanmills405
Montreal, Canada
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218 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Last week we decided to dine here based on some TA reviews I read. So glad we did. First of all the view of the countryside and the Trasimeno Lake...just outstanding. Second, but most importantly, the food .... Tasty, well presented, a wide enough menu to please everyone. If you want pizza make sure you mention it when you call... More 

Thank Travelmax71
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We ate lunch here twice. On our first visit our server was so bubbly and helpful we just had to come back, and of course the food was very good, locallly sourced, and met our expectations. You will need a GPS/Sat Nav to get here.

1 Thank Delphinium123
Swanmore, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Very nice selection of good honest 'fresh home cooked food' Panoramic views from the terrace with excellent service from people who care! I live in Cortona which is a 45 minute drive. But I would look forward to driving here again. It was that good !!

1 Thank TonyandValW654321
Wilmington, Delaware
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

My traveling companions (my wife and a couple) were set to find some new eatery on the lakeshore just miles ahead. Being the driver - and hence "the captain" of our ship - I decided otherwise as we passed the last turn-off for Il Casale. A u-turn and a couple of kms of bumpy roads later, we surprised Giuseppina and... More 

Thank DavidStC
Geneva, Switzerland
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48 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Take your GPS when looking for this restaurant! However persevere because it is WELL worth eating here. Views to die for sitting on the terrace overlooking Lago Trasimeno whilst eating excellent down to earth Italian food. It was our first visit, but my husband & I will most definitely be back. We had cinghiale alla cacciatore (very succulent) with local... More 

1 Thank S M
Seattle, Washington
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84 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2016

What a fabulous find. Very authentic Italian food and very inviting. The chef and waiter both made it a special experience. Everything was great!

Thank Lori J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$33
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vocabolo Cerreto 50, 06060 Paciano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Paciano
  • Phone Number: +39 075 830465
Il Casale is situated on a hillside in the green heart of Umbria, immersed among the olive groves and oak woodland on the slopes of Mount Pausillo, looking out over the countryside around Lake Trasimeno. It is a delightful area, ideal for relaxing and enjoying the unspoilt landscape, and tasting traditional local dishes, prepared with natural ingredients, the menu changing with the seasons

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