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Locanda di Nonna Gelsa

Via Caduti di Penetola, 31 | Niccone, 06019, Umbertide, Italy
+39 075 941 0699
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (22 reviews)
“antipasti” (11 reviews)
“lamb chops” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Caduti di Penetola, 31 | Niccone, 06019, Umbertide, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

From entry to exit, the granddaughter of Nonna Gelsa - Chiara - paid close and friendly attention to us and our culinary desires. The antipasto del Nonna was large and a nice variety. One of us had the coniglio arrabbiata, the other tagliata pepe verde;...More

Thank TuscanWino
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch at this lovely family run restaurant. It was one of the recommended restaurants in our rental visitor book. It was the real deal! Friendly service and delicious food awaited us. A most relaxed atmosphere in a charming garden setting Our meal was...More

Thank Lauren H
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

A nice small restaurant that features amazing antipastos and good specials. A perfect restaurant for a large group. Locals definitely dine here. We enjoyed the pasta and grilled meats too. A nice place if you are in the area.

Thank SavvyNYC1
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

We have been coming to this place for years now. The menu stays the same, and thank you for that! It's one of our absolute favourites anywhere. Remember to listen hard for the today's specials. Very often worth a try. English is spoken and credit...More

Thank BacioDenmark
Reviewed July 4, 2018

We are English and have our holiday home here, so have been spending the summers here for over six years. Each time we visit we mainly eat at Nonna Gelsa as this is the best restaurant for miles. Chiara, the owner and her wonderful right...More

1  Thank BazOxon
Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

After a 6 year hiatus from visiting the Niccone Valley, we rented a house not far from Umbertide. The day after we arrived, we had to return to my favorite restaurant in the area. I was pleasantly surprised when Chiara recognized me and my wife....More

Thank nigelbulldog
Reviewed April 12, 2018

We went for lunch on a rainy spring day. We were the only table. I wanted to love Nonna Gelsa but I can’t say I did. But it was OK for lunch. Umbrian to the max. A nice bottle of wine, a shared antipasti and...More

Thank shtinky
Reviewed February 4, 2018

Visited this restaurant several times the last few years. Chiara and her husband brings very good food on the table. All from the region and the season! Good quality products, with slow cooking. Last time I ate the Tagiliatella and Caniglio: so pure in taste....More

Thank Keuter A
Reviewed January 29, 2018

Came here for Saturday lunch a few weeks back. On a cold wet day wasn't expecting much but was pleasantly surprised as there were a number of other diners there creating a nice atmosphere and the restaurant was warm from the lovely log fire,. Food...More

Thank 1879fulham
Reviewed November 3, 2017

We first ate at Nonna's in 2002 when we rented a villa nearby for a month. We went several times during that month. In 2012 we stayed in Tuscany and drove 2 hours to return to Nonna's for lunch - delicious and exactly as we...More

Thank Kayandtom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Caduti di Penetola, 31 | Niccone, 06019, Umbertide, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Umbertide
  • Phone Number: +39 075 941 0699
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