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Top Choice Wine Bar in Lago Trasimeno

L'Angolo del Buon Gustaio

The most consistently packed spot along Castiglione del Lago's main drag and for good reason. Ricardo, armed with a wealth of wine knowledge, assembles epic taglieri (cheese and charcuterie plates with onion jam) an…
Top Choice Trattoria in Lago Trasimeno

DivinPeccato

Chef Nicola works culinary magic at this wonderful trattoria, well worth the 27km trek southeast of Castiglione del Lago. The menu fizzes with seasonal oomph – the Red Cannara onion starter baked with Parmesan and t…
Umbrian in Lago Trasimeno

Ristorante Monna Lisa

You can imagine Mona Lisa giving a wry smile of approval to the food served at this intimate, art-strewn restaurant in the heart of town. You, too, will be smiling about specialities like fagiolina, carpaccio of wil…
Palace in Lago Trasimeno

Palazzo della Corgna

Castiglione del Lago’s attractions include the Palazzo della Corgna, a 16th-century ducal palace housing frescoes by Giovanni Antonio Pandolfi Mealli and Salvio Savini. A covered passageway connects the palace with …
Umbrian in Lago Trasimeno

La Cantina

Sunset is the prime time for lake-viewing from the flowery terrace of this old-town restaurant, housed in a converted 17th-century olive mill. A fire warms the brick-vaulted interior in the cooler months. It does wo…
Craft Beer in Lago Trasimeno

25MQ

This small corner craft-beer haven draws an alternative local crowd. There are four taps and a decent selection of Belgian, American and English IPAs, sours and the like. The few tables perched on the small piazza m…