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Osteria del Teatro

Via Giuseppe Maffei 2, 52044, Cortona, Italy
+39 0575 630556
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (58 reviews)
“steak” (33 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Via Giuseppe Maffei 2, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We sat outside on the balcony for lunch and inside for dinner Unfortunately during lunch cars travel up the narrow road beside you the school is immediately opposite so if you are turned off by lunchtime chatter sit inside I found the chatter quite enjoyable...More

Thank Yvon M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With the great trip advisor reviews and recommendation from the people we rented our place from in Cortona, I was expecting this to be the top Cortona place for the week we were in town. It wasn't. Both filet of beef dishes were uninteresting and...More

Thank PortlandTravlin_man
Reviewed 1 week ago

During our short trip to Cortona we were there twice, enchanted by the delicious food (filetto di baccalà simply perfect), the kindness of the staff (very charming, polite and attentive to small details) and the fantastic atmosphere. In particular they were very kind and friendly...More

Thank 20alf17
Reviewed 1 week ago

The decor of the restaurant is full of charm and style ,the three rooms each with its own special style.The warm and welcoming atmosphere immediately puts you at ease ready to what you hope will be a delicous meal.For once your hopes will be fulfilled.The...More

Thank patmacksmile
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Possibly our favourite restaurant in the whole of Italy. Quirky and fun, not expensive, but great food, great wine (try the Cortona Syrah Red), great room and atmosphere, great staff. Our third visit and consistently brilliant.

Thank Englishmanabroad-51
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a pleasure to have dinner at Osteria del Teatro. Situated in a small by street, you need to know the place else you can easily miss out on a nice lunch or dinner. On weekends it's a good idea to make a reservation....More

Thank Kasper_Falke_Jensen
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant of fine dining, very famous and reservation is needed. The cuisine is delicious and the service is good. Wine menu is very diverse.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great dinner. Can't imagine going to Cortona and not eating here. Good and prices couldn't have been any better

Thank shannontloy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow - this restaurant does food and service extremely well ! I think this was one of the best meals we had in Cortona. It's upmarket and the staff are inviting and accommodating. It was a full house when we visited with no free tables...More

Thank laprug81
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have nothing to complain. Our food was perfect. We ordered the seasonal appetizer, pasta, and steak. We loved them all. Appetizers were fabulous. Could not say one was better than another. Pasta was perfectly cooked and the meat sauce was even better. And the...More

Thank J L
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Response from Fettunta | Property representative |
wednesdays is closed
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20 August 2016|
Response from Emiliano R | Property representative |
dear sirs, you can wear whatever you want in our restaurant, you are free to feel comfortable in any way. thanks, see you soon
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17 August 2016|
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sorry, no- Have you tried contacting them through a website (using Google translate)?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 42
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Giuseppe Maffei 2, 52044, Cortona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Arezzo  >  Cortona
  • Phone Number: +39 0575 630556
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Since 1994 Osteria del Teatro welcomes you with politeness and professionalism, offering typical Tuscan cuisine with a selection of tasty dishes. It is a restaurant in Cortona, Italy, charming and genuine, owned by Emiliano Rossi, experienced and friendly chef. For a good lunch in Cortona or a romantic dinner visit our restaurant to discover the exquisite Cortona cooking pleasures! Our restaurant trattoria in Cortona allows you to enjoy tasty and sought-after dishes from Cortona in a unique setting: a 6th century building totally renovated and restored to original splendor. Three different settings welcome you in an elegant and very exclusive atmosphere: the first room reclaiming the typical features of the ancient inns of Tuscany, the second is characterized by a cozy contest, the third is enriched by precious frescoes which make your dinner or your lunch in Cortona intimate and romantic
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