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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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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (23 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 4 February 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 29 January 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 3 November 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
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

A great little family run pasta restaurant in Umbertide. Delicious fresh pastas and a wide variety to choose from. Pastas made fresh by the 'Nonna' of the family. Desserts were also yummy - especially the torta Di nonna. A must if you're in the area....More

Thank Dave87_London
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

The rest of the party had a great meal. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the variety of starters and main meals chosen. I had the option of one starter and one main course. There was a comprehension of cross contamination but not that gluten products are in...More

Thank Christie G
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The food was excellent. The family shared a 'fiorentina' BBQ'd streak which is simply the best steak we have had in years. The service was very friendly and attentive. Atmosphere is very informal and laid back... booking advisable.

1  Thank Nicki R
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Make sure to book your table beforehand ! This restaurant is very popular. The food is genuine, local & delicious. The staff speaks English and has a good sense of humor. No waiting time. Definitely a place to experience when travelling in the neighborhood.

1  Thank Pierre L
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We have been coming here for +10 years during different seasons and we have never been disappointed. There is simply no reason not to pay this family-run genuine restaurant a visit: great meals with excellent service! Looking forward to at least +10 years more! Buon...More

2  Thank Pralinen
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Nonna Gelsa is a charming little restaurant in the tiny town of Niccone just outside Umbertide. You walk in to a room of warm pietra serena archways and are always greeted with a smile by Chiara, the owner/hostess. This is a family restaurant.Food is cooked...More

Thank lafattina
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The restaurant was full to the rafters, buzzing, cheerful and cosy. Chiara's a natural host, switching effortlessly from Italian to English, with service always friendly and excellent. Do try the vegetarian antipasto which is varied and interesting. We had the fresh linguine with an outstanding...More

Thank JohnSE10
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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
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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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