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Zafferano Pievese

Via Icilio Vanni 1, 06062, Citta della Pieve, Italy
+39 0578 298063
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (16 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
Closes in 27 min
19:00 - 22:30All hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Via Icilio Vanni 1, 06062, Citta della Pieve, Italy
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1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They set up a table on the lawn on the warm evening we were there. Lots of activities around us...families, groups and other couples. The menu is sophisticated, traditional and delicious.

Thank sandeepants
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I ate here with friends during a holiday in Citta and it was my favourite meal of the week. The outside of the restaurant is beautiful and unique, with lots of fairy lights etc creating character. Our waiter spoke good English, unlike some other places...More

Thank Georgia M
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We ate at Zefferano's three evenings this week sampling their pizza, pasta and meat dishes (they certainly have the best selection of dishes in the town). Their starters are immaculate and certainly deserve their Michelin Star title. I personally thought their pizzas were the best...More

Thank SooziQ4353
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We were lucky enough to stay at Hotel Vannucci so Zafferano Pievese was right downstairs. We ate here every night during our 4 night stay. Why? because it was AMAZING. Delicious fresh made pasta dishes and daily specials made with fresh local ingredients, if not...More

Thank suethetraveler2017
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

I was in Citta Della Pieve for only one night, and luckily for me and my friend that we find out one of the best restaurant of all the small city. We had the same starter a marvellous tartare, and for main we had a...More

Thank Emmanuele M
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Our second visit to the Ristorante Zafferano Pievese at Hotel Vanucci coincided with Città delle Pieve's, 'Festa del Zafferano', 21-23 ottobre. The town had several stalls selling products using locally grown saffron. Excellent fresh bread, baked on the premises. We enjoyed the saffron risotto, grilled...More

Thank Damiano C
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We ate here to celebrate my sister in law's 50th birthday. The food was truly amazing, all 5 courses were cooked and presented to perfection.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Very friendly staff, excellent food and wine, nice decor. I had the crab pasta and it was delicious.

Thank Jocelyne S
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

A lovely visit with friends for dinner. Awesome wine list and so reasonable best of our 10 days in Italy! Great food , good choice on the menu with a lot of specials. Everything was delicious. Highly recommended great staff.

Thank Tinkerbell216
Reviewed 29 August 2016

This is a nice restaurant with friendly staff. On sunny evenings you can eat out in the garden. They have a large choice of dishes.

Thank G1915
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$55
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Icilio Vanni 1, 06062, Citta della Pieve, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Citta della Pieve
  • Phone Number: +39 0578 298063
  • E-mail
Hotel Vannucci’s Zafferano Pievese Restaurant captures the heart and soul of authentic Umbrian and Tuscan cuisine.
Chef Vito and his team create special dishes based on traditional recipes and fresh local ingredients. The Restaurant’s menu offers a rich choice of grilled meats, fish, speciality pizzas and home made pastas and desserts.
Be assured of a warm welcome and attentive service at Zafferano Pievese. The waiting staff, overseen by Orlando, are committed to making your culinary experience memorable. To complement your meal, Orlando will guide you in your choice of wine from some 300 wines stored in Hotel Vannucci’s beautiful brick-domed cellar.
When the sun is shining, join us for al fresco dining on the Restaurant’s covered terrace in Hotel Vannucci’s beautiful walled garden.
In colder weather, enjoy a romantic, candle-lit dinner around the hearth of of Zafferano Pievese’s wood burning fireplace.
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