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Il Cantinone

Via Ritorta 6, 06123, Perugia, Italy
+39 075 573 4430
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (26 reviews)
“wild boar” (6 reviews)
“marmalade” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Via Ritorta 6, 06123, Perugia, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I’ve never eaten anything like the pesto that’s made and served here. The pesto has thyme, marjoram, basil, hazelnuts with walnuts crumbled on top. No garlic or cheese. The umbracelli pasta ( similar to spaghetti) is tossed with the pesto and it’s something that’s difficult...More

Thank RacSasLak
Reviewed 3 days ago

I loved this restaurant mainly because of the atmosphere. We stayed in a VRBO nearby, and wandered to Il Cantinone for a very late night dinner. It's pretty unassuming, but once you walk down the steps to go inside, you feel as though you've stepped...More

Thank Ginny H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This pleasant restaurant is tucked into a corner around the back of Palazzo di Priori, on a street that runs west from Piazza IV Novembre, in Perugia. It has 4 tables out in the street and a lot more space inside, in fact it is...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Perugia for a day and I thought there would be heaps of options. But most were either too touristy or pizzeria’s. We eventually found a place that had our type of food (simple pastas, meats, soups). Very attentive staff and place was...More

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 22 April 2018

We went there for lunch the first day there. Most amazing eggplant parmigiana I have ever eaten anywhere!!! Hated that I didn't get back to get more before leaving.

Thank dweyher
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Stayed in Perugia for a week and dined here 2 times. Traveling with total of 4 people and tried different things each time. Food was fabulous and moderately priced. Tonya was our waitress both times and she was such a joy. No one was disappointed...More

Thank msfrog70
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Visited here several times over the last few years, always in the summer. For the first time we are here later and visited the Chocolate Festival, which is wonderful but so busy. We did Not have a reservation but asked and were delighted to be...More

Thank debbiedevil
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

To be honest we tried to get into another restaurant but it was full and they recommend II Cantinone. We were not disappointed good food good service and didn't cost the earth. I would genuinely go back here again and recommend that you try. We...More

Thank Abby B
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Hidden away but well worth the search. By far the best meal we had over a few days in Perugia. Friendly staff helped perfect wine choice.Fungi ravioli,lamb chops with roast potatoes and zucchini sides and a delicious fig tart with a heavenly base. What a...More

Thank Su L
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Ate here twice during our stay in Perugia. The service was very friendly and fast and the food was tasty.

Thank Helene S
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Coral D
9 July 2017|
Response from debbiedevil | Reviewed this property |
They do have one in the restaurant, as well as several staff that speak excellent English, we've just visited again today. It's well worth a visit.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
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7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
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7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
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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