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La Locanda del Cardinale

Piazza Vescovado 8, 06081, Assisi, Italy
+39 075 815245
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (6 reviews)
“pork” (5 reviews)
“risotto” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Piazza Vescovado 8, 06081, Assisi, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Ciao! We have returned to Locanda this year for our 1 year anniversary. My wife and I were happily married on the beautiful glass dining floor that sits above the Ancient Roman ruins you see in the dining area. Enea and his world class and...More

1  Thank pitcherb
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A great example of good and sophisticated food with a charmy environment. The underneeth roman domus protected by the glass floor makes this place unique

1  Thank Giuseppe B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took my wife here for a special meal and I was not let down. The restaurant is spectacular with a glass floor overlooking a reclaimed original roman mosaic floor dating back to 70BC. Pretty unbelievable and mesmerising. We took the "Blind Tasting" menu and was...More

1  Thank Dave S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is hard to explain, you just have to go there and experience it for yourself . At the moment you walk in, you are in awe. What a setting, Roman, Medieval and Renaissance weaved together in this building . The glass floor covers...More

1  Thank aliceNL_11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having dinner looking at Roman ruins through a glass floor is truly a unique experience. Add delicious food and gracious service and you have an incredible experience. It was expensive, but well worth it. My wife and I had the Chief's choice. We especially enjoyed...More

2  Thank 1HappyTravellerr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous! I was with a party of 12. Each course was delicious. The pork was the highlight of the meal - perfectly cooked, well seasoned, excellent pairing of sides. Appetizer of fava bean purée and greens was a lovely surprise. The owner came out to...More

2  Thank MomIn01742
Reviewed 3 July 2017

How else can you describe sitting on glass above the floor of a 2,000 year old Roman home and having beautiful food and wine in Umbria? We had a part of 6, and an early dinner at 7:00, so the restaurant was completely empty, which...More

Thank j4aker
Reviewed 3 June 2017

A real find. Looking to extend the wine cellar they found a near perfect Room from a Roman house. They then covered this area with glass so you sit over this area while having your meal. We chose the chefs surprise menu at €40 per...More

Thank lizmeikle
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We celebrated here my nephew's baptism: the whole ground floor was booked, which offer a breathtaking location for any kind of special occasion - the glass floor offers a view of the ancient Roman Domus, there is a pleasant contrast between the stone walls and...More

Thank Martina G
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This restaurant was recommended to us without any description, so we were really awestruck by its interiors when we arrived. The floors are glass in order to showcase the excavated Roman ruins underneath, including an incredible Roman mosaic. The antiquity is highlighted by the contemporary...More

Thank Littlecabin
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Janice B
19 October 2016|
Response from Jean R | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea Janice, but we did make a reservation, although the restraint was quiet when we visited.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$48 - US$96
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
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19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
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12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Vescovado 8, 06081, Assisi, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Assisi
  • Phone Number: +39 075 815245
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