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Il Bistrot - Zibu 2.0

Via Leopoldo Grilli 63 | Piazza Marconi, 06019, Umbertide, Italy
+39 075 941 1952
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Via Leopoldo Grilli 63 | Piazza Marconi, 06019, Umbertide, Italy
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 9 August 2017

I was very hopeful about this spot --with friendly service and lively clientele, but the food was really quite bad. A lot of fried stuff. Even the salad was tasteless.

Thank woggles67
Reviewed 3 May 2017

A smart restaurant with excellent modern Italian food and beautiful vaulted ceiling. Lamb scottaditto was delicious, mixed hors d'oevres a meal on their own!

Thank Celia B
Reviewed 23 September 2016

An elegant restaurant - beautiful old brick vaulted ceiling - serving simple but sophisticated food. The mixed antipasti is very generous. Lovely lamb scottaditto and of course excellent pasta.

Thank MissLavish26
Reviewed 7 May 2016

Quite busy and two staff members could not cope. Food was pretty poor really , reheated we felt , very dry pork , meat balls tasted very funny , sauce even worse.

9  Thank johnwilkes190758
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

Had a nice meal here recently. Restaurant is decorated and furnished tastefully. Food is interesting. Recommend as a starter the cheese brûlée not so much the fish baccala tempura which was disappointing. The main courses are predominantly meat so if you like your steak or...More

Thank 1879fulham
Reviewed 25 October 2015

I live here in Umberide and had visited Zibu at least three times in 2014, finally concluding that the food just was not up to snuff and resolving not to return. Recently I was told they had a new chef so we decided to give...More

Thank shtinky
Reviewed 13 October 2015

We had two dinners there, both excellent standard and good value, with friendly service.. Portions can be large..

Thank SilverbackScotland
Reviewed 1 September 2015

This was our first visit to Zibu this year having eaten there some time ago. The menu had changed completely moving away from more traditional Umbrian dishes to more sophisticated dishes. The carpaccio of fish as a starter was excellent, the cold cuts were very...More

Thank ContadinoDiVino
Reviewed 5 July 2015

We were recommended this restaurant by friends when we stayed in Umbertide. The food, price and service were all first class. Wish we had been able to go back there for another night but ran out of time and money! The proprietor spoke English very...More

Thank libbygibby
Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

On our first night in Umbria, we had a perfect meal at Zibu, which had been recommended by a knowledgeable local chef. And she was right! The food was terrific; fresh, locally sourced, delicious and beautifully presented. And served with friendly, but not invasive style...More

Thank NYCJake
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Leopoldo Grilli 63 | Piazza Marconi, 06019, Umbertide, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Perugia  >  Umbertide
  • Phone Number: +39 075 941 1952
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Restaurant in the historic center of Umbertide. The goal of the young and enterprising chef Lorenzo Cantoni and his young partners (Mario Rosi Zeno and Lorenzo Ricci) is, in a difficult moment like this, raise an important activity in the historical center of Umbertide. Inspired by the tradition of slow food high Umbria. The restaurant will also be characterized by the organization of events and initiatives of a cultural, gastronomical and other, trying to become a focal point for the revitalization of a city, that today more than ever needs young people who return to bet on the future.
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