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L'Alchimista

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Piazza del Comune 14, 06036, Montefalco, Italy
+39 0742 378558
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Wed - Mon 10:00 - 00:00
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San Diego, California
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41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I were taking a day trip from Assisi and Montefalco was highly recommended as a place to visit some wine shops. Since neither one of us knew much about the wines in this area, we wanted to go to the best place around. We had SUCH an amazing tasting and even bought a few bottles to enjoy... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

A lovely restaurant, right in the centre of Montefalco which offers seasonal, local cuisine, and delicious local Sagrantino di Montefalco wine. All four courses were, wine, desert wine, and coffee were delicious. They even let us bring our lovely little french bulldog, Amber, along with us too.

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Thank Matt S
London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

L'Alchimista is one of our favourite places to eat in Umbria, the region famous for its hearty food, which is as simple as it is delicious. With simplicity the trademark of the regional specialities, many of Umbria's restaurants that have attempted to go posh predictably failed to deliver. L'Alchimista is one of the happy few exceptions. Although not posh by... More 

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Thank Michael W
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14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Everything is incredible. Attention to details, excellent raw ingredients, good service. Gnocchi with Montefalco Sagrantino are absolutely over the expectations.

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Yerevan
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76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We loved this restaurant. Superb food and such a friendly service. Even the chef came up to say hello! We had pigeon for the main course which was superb - the breast melted in the mouth and the leg had a spectacular stuffing. Dessert was a pear and ice cream dish which was just divine. Best food of the holiday... More 

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McLean, Virginia
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36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Our friends who live in Montefalco eat here often. It's not surprising to see why. Each dish is expertly prepared and presented. Everything we ordered was incredible. My Chef friend has celiac disease and said the gluten free bread and pasta they prepared for him was the best he ever ate. Can't say enough about the food and price.

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Great Barrington, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Recommended to us by lovely folks in Pettino, we arrived in Montefalco around noon. Tables were already set invitingly outside on the piazza so we ducked our heads in & were greeted by a very pleasant woman who took our espresso order. We added to that a wonderful soup & inventive crostini plate. All was fresh, delicious & memorable. The... More 

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Morpeth
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Chose this restaurant as high scorer on TA as we were looking for a good value simple lunch in Montefalco and it certainly lived up to it's rating from our predecessors. We just went for a 1 course pasta meal and our various choices were both seasonal and had a bit of creativity. The venue is also an enoteca and... More 

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West Linn, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Best of the trip: my wife and I recently returned from a trip to Europe including stops in Rome, Paris, and the Chianti region. By far and away the best meals we had the entire trip where at L'alchimista,tucked away in the corner of the Piazza in the beautiful hill town of Montefalco in Umbria. We had eaten there before... More 

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london
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Delightful, tasty lunch. Fresh pasta and local dishes Not sure you can book but definitely worth trying On main square

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$39
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza del Comune 14, 06036, Montefalco, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Montefalco
  • Phone Number: +39 0742 378558

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?