We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Il Cantinone

Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Via Ritorta 6, 06123, Perugia, Italy
+39 075 573 4430
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Closed now
See all hours
Wed - Mon 12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

850 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 114: English reviews
Sun City, Arizona
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious selection of pasta and soup. Good wine selection. Made for a classy lunch with great service and an English menu.

Thank mainephil
Khalkis, Greece
Level Contributor
104 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

we had dinner after a very tiring day on the road and we were so glad to finally find it! We were in search of a good, pizza italiana, and we found the perfect one. Thin and crispy as we prefer it, with delicious ingredients, speck,provolone, vegetables, and all these not heavy but extremely yummy. We also tried a local... More 

Thank Victoria K
Salisbury, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
133 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We returned to this restaurant after visiting on a very hot summers day in Perugia. The weather had changed but thankfully nothing else. The welcoming family owners were a delight and the house red wine was an instant hit as it was from a private producer in Montefalco, a lovely grippy Montefalco Rosso. We had steaming bowls of tagliatelle in... More 

Thank Johndot_12
New Jersey
Level Contributor
155 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Monday night reservations, sat in the back room, less crowded but not as pretty as main dining room. Service was good, nice wine list, had steak, a bit tough, and Wild Boar. Roasted vegetables side was very good, potatoes were amazing. Didn't really meet our expectations, but still a nice meal.

Thank Jane P
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
64 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Stopped in for lunch and had a great treat. Actually when we asked for a table the place was soooooooo quiet we thought that we had made a mistake but 15 mins later the place was full. Might be a good idea to book in advance. Really enjoyed the Gran padano soufflé and the wild boar stew. Wine service and... More 

Thank lumdecalps
Woodstock, New York
Level Contributor
168 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely space, good service, very nice salads. Nice location. Pizza was ho-hum. So I think it is worth another visit. We just chose wrong.

Thank Timothy D
Level Contributor
20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Nice place. Tenderloin with black truffles was amazing. Close to piazza IV Novembre. In the heart of Perugia.

Thank Andriy S
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Outstanding home cooked food, excellent value for money, lovely friendly service,historical setting ( ask the owners ) and the owners are top shelf people. We stayed in Perugia for 5 nights and went there every night. This restaurant is the complete package !

Thank 100Denis
Auckland, New Zealand
Level Contributor
31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Great restaurant located just out of the centre of town. The dishes were very tasty especially the veal which was really tender. Finally the dessert was also exquisite which had ricotta and chocolate.

Thank Mohan95
Seattle, Washington
Level Contributor
126 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Sited in an interesting 14thC building off 4th of November plaza, and pleasant for a light lunch. But on return for dinner, somewhat disappointing. Spotty service, food undistinguished. They need better training for staff, a better chef.

Thank Fletch W

Travellers who viewed Il Cantinone also viewed

Perugia, Province of Perugia
Perugia, Province of Perugia
Perugia, Province of Perugia
Perugia, Province of Perugia

Been to Il Cantinone? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Ritorta 6, 06123, Perugia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Perugia
  • Phone Number: +39 075 573 4430

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Il Cantinone and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Il Cantinone staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?