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“Very good meal in Umbria”

La Locanda di Desideria
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Ranked #5 of 13 Restaurants in Fabro
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$21 - US$32
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 9 October 2016

An informal restaurant with nice atmosphere very good staff. The food was very good and they did not rush us out as we lingered over the copious amounts of food and wine.

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Reviewed 28 September 2016

We learned of La Laconda di Desideria by chance as you rarely would pass by by coincidence. The surroundings are very nice and the restaurant room it self is incredible beautiful. The food is of high quality and reflects the area. The pastas are some of the best we have had for quite some time in Italy. The service was perfect and friendly even during this busy sunday lunch. Sparse possibility to sit outside, but then you will miss the view of the historic inside. Dishes are not advanced but well prepared. Price range offers good value for money. I am looking forward to bring some friends next time for a full dinner treat.

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Thank CarloWinther
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

reading other reviews we headed to this restaurant after eating the day before at Aroma in Fabro. it was 7.30 pm, only 2 tables and 8 people were there. the owner speaks no English and can be of no help. the menu is very poor. they had antipasti and other dishes of hors doevres put on a long table for 5 euros, but with plastic dishes... food was not to our liking at all. the prices were similar to Aroma, but they have to work real hard to resemble Aroma !

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Thank elishaim
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lalocandadiesideria, socio at La Locanda di Desideria, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2016
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Prendiamo atto di non essere piaciuti. non si può piacere a tutti. MA NOI SIAMO COSI. possiamo offrire una location vecchia di 600 anni, un menù tradotto in inglese con una sceltra tra 13 startes, 9 first course, 8 main course, 6 side dishes, 7 dessert, vini delle cantine locali e tra i migliori di umbria e Toscana.La nostra scuola viene dalla tradizione e dagli insegnamenti delle nonne e non dei grandi chef - usiamo i prodotti migliori a km zero e stagionali - noi facciamo arte povera di qualità assoluta! non nouvelle cuisine. l'ambiente è famigliare, accogliamo tutti MA NON VOGLIAMO ASSOMIGLIARE A ALTRI QUINDI NON ABBIAMO ALTRA STRADA DA FARE. visitateci solo se cercate ciò che possiamo offrire.

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Reviewed 28 June 2016

My wife's sister visits this area frequently so when asked to name any good restaurants this was her favourite. My and 2 other families stayed in Citta della Pieve and this was the best meal during our 8 day holiday. The restaurant is quite informal, has a lovely vaulted ceiling with a great array of good and fine wines stacked on the shelves. The host was extremely welcoming and catered for our every need, including the 5 kids! The steaks were fantastic! When I'm back in the area I will certainly visit her again.

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Thank Richard B
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Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We saw a sign to this restaurant whilst out driving; checked on the reviews in TripAdvisor; & decided to eat lunch there. What a pleasant surprise. A cool underground vault of a 500 century castle in a charming little hilltop village just above Fabro. Busy in the evenings (especially weekends when it is best to reserve a table), my husband & I were the only ones eating today. This gave us time to chat with the Cuban sous chef/ waiter, Adrian, & the Spanish chef, Jonni. Both delightful people & happy to suggest things. We had an excellent dish of homemade tagliatelle with black Tartufo from Fabro, followed by Jonni's new creation - Panna Cotta al Té which was lovely. Well worth coming back.

Thank S M
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