Sign Up
Newsletter Signup
Free Fodor's Newsletter

Subscribe today for weekly travel inspiration, tips, and special offers.

Passport: Your weekly travel wrap-up
Today's Departure: Your daily dose of travel inspiration

Umbria and the Marches Restaurants

Antica Trattoria San Lorenzo

  • Piazza Danti 19-A Map It
  • Perugia

Updated 03/27/2015

Fodor's Review

Brick vaults are not the only distinguishing feature of this small, popular eatery next to the Duomo, as both the food and the service are outstanding. Particular attention is paid to adapting traditional Umbrian cuisine to the modern palate. There's also a nice variety of seafood dishes on the menu. The trenette alla farina di noce con pesce di mare (flat noodles made with walnut flour topped with fresh fish) is a real treat.

Restaurant Information


Piazza Danti 19-A, Perugia, Umbria, 06122, Italy

Map It



Restaurant Details:

  • Closed Sun.

Updated 03/27/2015


Map View

Map of

What's Nearby

  • Restaurants
  • Sights
  • Hotels

See all restaurants in Umbria and the Marches

Fodorite Reviews

Average Rating
  • Décor

  • Service

  • Value

Aug 23, 2008

just not right

I visited the Antica Trattoria on a Wednesday lunchtime. I had skipped the morning session of the conference I was attending and wanted to sample some nice Umbrian food in a beautiful setting. The place may have the potential to be atmospheric but there was no other customer but me at that time, which did not help to create an ambiance. Moreover, the kitchen had its own radio and I had to simultaneously listen to the music in the main room and the

kitchen's line. The food: I has a tartare as a starter followed by a pasta dish. The tartare was terrible; fish was cut in an absolutely unprofessional way, with big chunks of salmon and another unidentified species. Tasteless and very very poorly executed. Pasta was significantly better prepared but lacked any interesting flavours. I find the whole experience terribly pretentious and lacking both quality ingredients and culinary skill. This is even more so when taking into account the prices this restaurant commands. I was charged 5 € for the most unremarkable pane and 4 € for a bottle of water I did not request. The only remarkable item was a fantastic house wine at a very reasonable 5 euros. Coffee was appalling, which is unforgivable in Italy. I am very sorry to have to write such a bad review for a family run business but you cannot charge this type of prices for such a mediocre performance. A very dissatisfying experience.

Read More

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?







No Thanks

Love To Travel?

Get FREE e-mail communications from Fodor's Travel, covering must-see travel destinations, expert trip planning advice, and travel inspiration to fuel your passion.

How we use your email

Thank You

Now sit back, relax, and check your inbox to start planning your next travel adventure.

Please tell us more about the type of travel you're interested in. Check all that apply.