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Trattoria La Palomba

Via Cipriano Macente 16, 05018, Orvieto, Italy
+39 0763 343395
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“wild boar” (26 reviews)
“truffle” (90 reviews)
“pasta” (72 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Via Cipriano Macente 16, 05018, Orvieto, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We took a side trip to the quaint town. Being February, very few places were open. I had read about this place on several blogs and decided to find it. Not very far from the beautiful church. The chatter coming when the door opened said...More

Thank sweetwhirled2003
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First I’d say I wish I could have brought home more of their house wine! The restaurant itself was a delightful collection of rooms. It makes it feel more homey and keeps the noise down. My wife and I cane near the end of winter...More

Thank JanLouisA
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

I recently went to an Italian restaurant in Chicago that had a "truffle menu" and it made me so sad. It was not even close to the lovely meal we had here. We had the best pasta dish here in October. It was perfect. I...More

Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We went twice to this excellent restaurant in Orvieto. Make sure you reserve ahead of time, as we were turned away the first night without a reservation, and many people were turned away as well when we were there. The food is excellent. try the...More

Thank Martine A
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Located in a quiet side street off a main square. Popular with tourists, but clearly a hit with regular local clientele including three priests. Wild boar pasta was a triumph, lamb too! Wonderful staff in a small, wood-panelled interior made our time fly by. Booking...More

Thank KWestcott
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We rented a cottage on a farm in Orvieto & our hosts recommended this restaurant to us as a place they visit regularly. We were not disappointed. The home made pasta is superb - we asked for "dividere" (to share) for our 1st course &...More

Thank Rossies
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Great meals and atmosphere. They accommodated our group of 13 for dinner with no problem. The pasta dishes were wonderful and authentic. Would definitely return. Make reservations. Our waiter Frederico did a wonderful job!!!!

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We went to La Palomba Trattoria after reading so many favourable Trip Advisor reviews. Initially when we first arrived, we were greeted at the door but then told to just wait outside for a few minutes which we thought wasn't very welcoming but shortly after...More

Thank tootsie1999
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Every time we come in the vicinity of Orvieto, when in Italy, we come here for lunch. Excellent and well priced wine List featuring the local wines.

Thank ciaoallan
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We followed the recommendation of many other contributors in Trip Advisor and selected this restaurant for dinner. A typical and traditional restaurant which combines the authentity, excellence and Italian hospitality. Without exaggerating, we enjoyed one of the best dinner of our holidays in this region....More

Thank Fred M
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11 October 2017|
Response from svact | Reviewed this property |
You can usually find a spot but it is not easy. Hopefully you have driven in Italy before, because they are absolutely nuts there. We had a drivers for a week and hit a couple of side mirrors, and a backpack. They do not... More
27 June 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
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19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
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12:30 - 14:30
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19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Cipriano Macente 16, 05018, Orvieto, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Umbria  >  Province of Terni  >  Orvieto
  • Phone Number: +39 0763 343395
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