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La Casa di Francesca

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Localita Ferretto 24, Castiglione del Lago, Italy
+39 075 953396
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12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
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Nice, France
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75 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Six of us spent a lovely Sunday afternoon luncheon at La Casa di Francesca and all were delighted with the wide variety of delicious options available for the starter, the first course and the second. Since we were there in the autumn, the seasonal foods were abundant with creative presentations that delighted the entire party. I managed a starter that... More 

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Sebring, Florida
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

I can tell you this...Whatever you order it's going to be sooooo good! Francesca and Daniele haved nailed it. I love this restaurant and highly recommend it if you are in the area.

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Walnut Creek, California
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely lunch destination. Friends who visited a year ago recommended this out of the way restaurant. We arrived on a busy Tuesday National holiday- crowded and lively diners all here for a relaxed lunch experience. All was delicious except my grilled lamb which was difficult to cut and eat. Daniele brought us this recent harvest olive oil -delicious and a... More 

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Duck, North Carolina
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

On completing our tour of the olive mill, the tour company took us to La Casa di Francesca for lunch. Each of the four courses were outstanding and the service was top notch. The restaurant had a wonderful atmosphere. Would highly recommend to anyone traveling to the Cortona area to try La Casa di Francesca. I would definitely go back... More 

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Perugia, Italy
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

We dine at this locaiton 2 - 3 three times a year, the food is always very well presented with some dishes providing an explosion of ingredients, fab. There is a limited menu for non meat eaters and sometimes a delay in the main course service. Great quality price relationship. Lovely enviroment, relaxing and friendly.

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Hertfordshire
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

This holiday we ate at Francesca's twice, both times experiencing relaxed yet refined dining, with delicious food. The portions are generous, the food excellent with some unusual items to try for the adventurous. The steak is always great, the pasta fantastic and there is normally fish on the menu. The 'house' wines (served if you simply ask for red or... More 

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Paris, France
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

We went to this restaurant tonight. After we placed our order we received a tasty appetiser. We then got the starter, a variety of local specialties that were mostly good but marked the end of our positive experience. We then waited for >1 hour before receiving the first course (pasta) and I should note that the restaurant was not full... More 

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Ocean Springs,MS
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

A group of 9 arrived here for a 10 -3 Cooking class....warmly greeted by Daniele.....we were offered juice and espresso. We moved into the kitchen where we were greeted by Francesca....given a list of recipes, an personal instruction, we created a Zucchini dish, made homemade pasta, turkey roll and a chocolate mousse.....all made with fresh ingredients.....the class was relaxing and... More 

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Walnut Creek, California
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2015

A local friend introduced us to La Casa di Francesca for lunch. We fell in love with the place and the owners. Daniele & Francesca could not have made us feel more welcome and at home while providing the very best meal(s) we had during our two weeks in Italy. We loved it so much that we drove over an... More 

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County Kilkenny, Ireland
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79 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

During a wonderful dinner at La casa di Francesca, we noticed they had a cookery school. We booked this for a few days afterwards for the two of us. We chose a "meat lesson" from a choice of 4 different lessons. The kitchen is large, well equipped and spacious. We were shown how to cook a roast leg of lamb,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Monday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Thursday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Friday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Localita Ferretto 24, Castiglione del Lago, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Castiglione del Lago
  • Phone Number: +39 075 953396
Description
Restaurant with garden. You might do in here cooking classes at the Cooking school Trasimeno

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?