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Any recs ins Southern Umbria?

bropaul Jan 5, 2011 04:40 PM

Anyone have any suggestions for this area, say between Perugia and the border w/ Lazio? We'll be based in Orvieto and I have enough recommendations from this board for there. What I'm interested is in good local cooking as we drive around.

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    barberinibee Jan 6, 2011 10:34 AM

    I really enjoyed eating at Coccorone in Montefalco. The town is famous for its very strong and delicious red wine, Sagrantino, and the restaurant serves several stellar dishes incorporating the wine.


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      bropaul Jan 7, 2011 05:25 AM

      Looks great.

    2. Irene65 Jan 7, 2011 06:53 AM

      My tested recs:
      Il Boccone del Prete in Porano and we are still in Umbria.
      La Capracampa in Acquapendente - we are in Lazio but at a stone's throw from Tuscany and Umbria.


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        iamq Jan 9, 2011 07:29 AM

        Antica Hosteria de la Valle in Todi comes highly recommended by friends who have eaten there and from reviews I read here and other places.

        It is on our list for our upcoming trip in June for at least lunch and possibly dinner as well.

        Todi is not far from Orvieto.

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