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Enthusiasts of good traditional food are in the right place in Umbria. Lake Trasimeno offers plenty of great eating options from delicious artisan pizza to both seafood and lakefish delicacies, all accompanied by the stunning backdrop of the lake.  Local produce of note includes award winning olive oils from the surrounding hills, fresh line caught lake fish, delicious homemade liquors, legume grown on the fertile banks of the lake, locally produced saffron and the famous Torta al Testo from ‘ Maria ‘.  Here is a list of a few of our favourites.

San Feliciano

Osteria Rosso di Sera

Perfect to either pick up takeaway pizzas and eat them on the terrace of the Lakehouse or eat in and enjoy the amazing views, bustling atmosphere, great food and wine.

Walk 19 mins, drive 2 mins

Pizzeria / Restaurant Zero 7 Cinque

Excellent restaurant and pizzeria on the other side of San Feliciano. They have an interesting selection of craft beers and both internal / external seating.

Walk 28 mins, drive 4 mins

Gelateria Polo Nord

One of the best gelateria’s in Umbria, definitely worth a visit and very popular with locals in the summer. Vegetarian and Vegan options available.

Via F.lli Papini, 18, San Felciano
Walk 21 mins, drive 3 mins

Pizzeria / Restaurant Giramondo

Excellent restaurant and pizzeria on the other side of San Feliciano. They have an interesting selection of craft beers and both internal / external seating.

Walk 8 mins

Faliero / Torta d’la Maria

This Perugian institution gets really busy and serves arguably the best Torta al Testo in Umbria. Be early or be prepared to wait. It is good value and enjoy watching your food prepared in front of you.

Drive 11mins (8.1 km)

Passignano, Magione and Castiglione del Lago

Trattoria del Pescatore

Traditional Nonna style cooking of Umbrian fish and meat dishes and with a manager who shares a likeness to Andrea Pirlo (ex captain of Italy FC/Juventus ) this ticks all the boxes. Vegetarian friendly and one street back from the lake with a history of happy customers dating back 70 years.

Drive 13 mins, 11km

Ristorante Al Sottobosco

This great neighbourhood restaurant is family run and serves great quality local food at reasonable prices. Perhaps not the most attractive locale, but the warmth of the welcome makes up for that. Be warned that the antipasti portions are extremely generous.

Drive 13 mins, 12 km

Ristorante L’umbricello Del Coccio

Amazing little restaurant. Very nice inside and out on the terrace, with a seasonal variety of things to choose from. Portions are hearty and you will definitely not leave hungry! Staff are friendly and add to an already very enjoyable experience.

Drive 20 mins, 15.2 km

Ristorante Sottovento

Upmarket both seafood and lake fish restaurant with views over the lake, this is the big occasion restaurant. Enjoy aspirational cooking and attentive service.

Drive 11 mins, 11km

I Cento Passi - Officina di Pizza

Consistently the best burgers in the area. Excellent pizzas, craft beers and good service. Fun space and good for families, or that’s what all the local Italian’s believe.

Drive 9 mins (6.1 km)

Ristorante Mona Lisa

Authentic Italian Trattoria with good service and delicious local food. Staff go out of their way to be helpful and the perfect place for a post market lunch in the middle of the beautiful medieval town.

Drive 28 mins, 31 km
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