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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%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (69 reviews)
“foie gras” (12 reviews)
“fondue” (13 reviews)
Opens in 27 min
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Via Giuseppe Maffei 2, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

My partner and I went to Teatro for dinner on recommendation by a friend, and it was a delicious meal! During the summer, this restaurant is hard to get reservations for. We had to wait for about an hour and then something became available. The...More

Thank jg325
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed this restaurant very much. Very nice service and the food was delicious! Would recommend and return. Sitting outside is a nice treat!

Thank Sheryl W
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

We had previously visited this restaurant during our honeymoon at Cortona, twenty one years ago. Then it was in the building opposite and the food was outstanding. So a return visit was essential. It exceeded our very high expectations. Booking in the high months appears...More

Thank alanroberts619
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Wonderful and Delicious! Beautiful Restaurant! I recommend ordering every course and you will not regret it! The amount of passion and superb quality shines in every dish! A 'must' when visiting Cortona!

Thank DelBrenna D
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We found this restaurant on TripAdvisor and per it’s reviews had to try it out. There were four of us and we decided to share a few dishes. Each dish was absolutely delicious and we left with mouths tingling with different flavors.

Thank audrey5bells
Reviewed 9 October 2017

I have to admit the the restaurant is very charming with warm service but the food is average at best. We started with the fondue with black truffles which was just ok. Personally, I would never order it again. I then had the pasta with...More

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 6 October 2017

This is a VERY popular place and the food was good, but there are better in Cortona. Because it is so popular, it tends to be crowded and very noisy. The menu is very traditional and as I said good.

Thank Joe V
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We drove up to Cortona and parked in the square. After an hour or so, asked the bar manager if the car was OK there when we went to dinner. Big grimace, no you need a permit and you probably already have a ticket because...More

Thank Luemoo
Reviewed 23 September 2017 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 17 September 2017 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
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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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Fenella M
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$ 43
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, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
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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