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Mezza Luna

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Piazza Dei Ranieri, Orvieto, Italy
+39 0763 341234
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140 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I travel around Italy and I know quite few places to have great Carbonara! This for me is the Best in Italy and of course in the all World!!! Tasty, crispy, generous portioned and as usual Fantastica!!!! Try it to have a culinary Dream become reality!!!!

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Thank Luca B
Hod Hasharon, Israel
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Both the food and the service were very good. The waiter was nothing like other reviews had mentioned! He was perfectly nice, calm and the food arrived very quickly.

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Thank noamosh
Brentwood TN
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198 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Outstanding local family restaurant. We went there for their Carbonara dish and it did not disappoint! Given the crowds, I think we were lucky to get in.

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Thank Noleman
Ludlow, Vermont
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This is our 4th trip to Orvieto - lucky us - and we never miss an opportunity to go here at least once. They are famous for their Carbonara dish which is outstanding - al dente pasta, pancetta, olive oil, etc. They have many other excellent pasta dishes and one of the best things about this place is you can... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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113 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

It was good to know from other reviews that booking was a good idea - which it certainly was. Whilst there many people were turned away. It has real authentic local cuisine - all delicious. The decor is very typical. We hope to go again before we leave Orvieto!

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Thank Jill H
England
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112 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

A place of real charm. We were recommend this place by someone with extensive knowledge of restaurants in the town. He had one choice and one choice alone and this was Mezze Luna. We were lucky to get a lunch booking but we were so grateful. The menu is not extensive, they seem to cook food that they excel at... More 

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Thank Ketan P
Huntsville, Alabama
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91 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Mezza Luna is a great place for Happy Hour, especially since they offer Happy Hour on Saturday which a lot of places don't. Absolutely LOVE their Homemade Chips and Caramelized Onion Dip (5.00 on bar menu) and reasonable and good tasting house wine (HH price is $5/glass). Ask the bartender for a taste before settling on a glass, as they... More 

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Woolwich, USA
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Very good and affordable meal. Only problem is to be able to get a table without reservation. Always full it took me three tries to be able to find a place. Relatively small place but very pleasant with excellent service. I had Bruschetta, Tagliatelle Funghi Porcini both delicious and a glass of house red wine for only E12!!!!

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New York City, New York
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Located right beside a beautiful overlook, Mezza Luna is a bit difficult to find, but worth the effort. The room is warm and friendly. The staff are friendly and helpful. It definitely had the air of a "local" establishment and group; the crowd seemed like mostly families from the town. Abundant and delicious Carbonara was the dish. You won't leave... More 

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Aurora, Illinois
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73 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Small restaurant, 10 tables or so just around the corner from our hotel Palazzo Piccolomini. Recommended by our tour guide and bus driver. Not touristy at all. It seemed all locals dining there. Owner and staff were howling and yelling at a soccer match on small TV in kitchen added to the genuine local feel. The Carbonara is outstanding. Prices... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Dei Ranieri, Orvieto, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Terni  >  Orvieto
  • Phone Number: +39 0763 341234

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