Would you recommend eating at La Taverna, Perugia?

La Taverna

I would definitely recommend a meal at La Taverna when you’re in Perugia. This place is a real treat for food lovers.

La Taverna is located right in the heart of the city, tucked away in a side street. It’s an easy find and a must-visit place if you’re in the area. The restaurant has a cozy, rustic charm to it, making it a perfect spot for a leisurely lunch or a romantic dinner.

One of the things that set La Taverna apart is the genuine warmth and hospitality of the staff. The minute you walk in, you’ll be made to feel at home. The service is attentive and friendly, and the staff is always ready to help you with recommendations or any special dietary needs you might have.

The menu at La Taverna is a delightful mix of traditional Italian dishes with a twist. The chef uses fresh, locally sourced ingredients to prepare dishes that are simple yet bursting with flavor. The pasta here is homemade and perfectly al dente, and the meat dishes are cooked to perfection. You must try the truffle pasta if you’re there during the truffle season. It’s a divine experience. 

The wine list at La Taverna is also commendable. There’s a wide selection of local and international wines, and the staff is more than happy to help you choose the perfect pairing for your meal. Among the most popular wines of Perugia you can find: Montefalco Sagrantino Passito, Montefalco Rosso and Torgiano Rosso Riserva. And don’t forget to leave room for dessert. The tiramisu is a crowd favorite, and you won’t be disappointed.

La Taverna also offers an outdoor seating area, which is a lovely spot to dine in during warmer months. The view of the surrounding cityscape adds to the overall dining experience.

In short, La Taverna offers a memorable dining experience. It’s not just about the food, but also about the warm atmosphere, the excellent service, and the feeling of being welcomed into a little part of Perugia. So, yes, do make a point to eat at La Taverna when you’re in the city. It’s a decision you won’t regret!