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Il Cantinone

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Via Ritorta 6, 06123, Perugia, Italy
+39 075 573 4430
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Tuesday
Closed
Hours:
Wed - Mon 12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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130 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We returned to this restaurant after visiting on a very hot summers day in Perugia. The weather had changed but thankfully nothing else. The welcoming family owners were a delight and the house red wine was an instant hit as it was from a private producer in Montefalco, a lovely grippy Montefalco Rosso. We had steaming bowls of tagliatelle in... More 

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Thank Johndot_12
New Jersey
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148 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

Monday night reservations, sat in the back room, less crowded but not as pretty as main dining room. Service was good, nice wine list, had steak, a bit tough, and Wild Boar. Roasted vegetables side was very good, potatoes were amazing. Didn't really meet our expectations, but still a nice meal.

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Thank Jane P
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Stopped in for lunch and had a great treat. Actually when we asked for a table the place was soooooooo quiet we thought that we had made a mistake but 15 mins later the place was full. Might be a good idea to book in advance. Really enjoyed the Gran padano soufflé and the wild boar stew. Wine service and... More 

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Thank lumdecalps
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166 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely space, good service, very nice salads. Nice location. Pizza was ho-hum. So I think it is worth another visit. We just chose wrong.

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Thank Timothy D
Lviv
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Nice place. Tenderloin with black truffles was amazing. Close to piazza IV Novembre. In the heart of Perugia.

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Thank Andriy S
Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Outstanding home cooked food, excellent value for money, lovely friendly service,historical setting ( ask the owners ) and the owners are top shelf people. We stayed in Perugia for 5 nights and went there every night. This restaurant is the complete package !

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Thank 100Denis
Auckland, New Zealand
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Great restaurant located just out of the centre of town. The dishes were very tasty especially the veal which was really tender. Finally the dessert was also exquisite which had ricotta and chocolate.

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Thank Mohan95
Seattle, Washington
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119 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Sited in an interesting 14thC building off 4th of November plaza, and pleasant for a light lunch. But on return for dinner, somewhat disappointing. Spotty service, food undistinguished. They need better training for staff, a better chef.

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Thank Fletch W
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Found this great place just near the fountain tucked away. Excellent service, very friendly and food great. Wild boar very good,must have been cooked slow. Housewine great. Surroundings clean,tidy and pleasing to eye. Definitely recommend.

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Thank Phil B
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
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160 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We quickly got a table on a Wednesday night around 8:30pm without reservations yet sat in the back area with less Italian ambiance. An English menu was available & servers spoke reasonably clear English. Our meal was delicious from appetizer to dessert. House red wine not impressive. Overall price very reasonable.

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Thank Dustin B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Monday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Ritorta 6, 06123, Perugia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Perugia
  • Phone Number: +39 075 573 4430

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