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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” (76 reviews)
“truffle fondue” (10 reviews)
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Via Giuseppe Maffei 2, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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Reviewed 10 June 2014

Fabulous restaurant. Ask for their special Campari spritzer to start off your meal. Do not expect to get up from the table hungry! The waiter couldn't have been more helpful and gave excellent advice about the choice of wine.

Thank Alasdair G
Reviewed 6 June 2014

Our experience at this restaurant was great, and we would travel back just to eat here again. We ate indoors in the lovely great room. The menu was incredibly diverse which we appreciate. We ate tortelloni stuffed with braised beef with sweet onion sauce from...More

Thank aventine
Reviewed 1 June 2014

We had very good dinner and lunch in the restaurant, the personal was friendly and we had an "agreeable" time, caring. Good wine recommendations. It was alround enjoyable. dont miss to visit the restrooms..... Enjoy

Thank Bernd W
Reviewed 26 May 2014

My husband and I ate dinner twice while we were staying near Cortona and thoroughly enjoyed the experience both times. This is a lovely and relaxed restaurant with excellent Tuscan food, a great wine list and a staff both helpful and delightful. It's a "don't...More

Thank DoctorSNewJersey
Reviewed 25 May 2014

After a wonderful wine tasting in the Palazzo, this was the perfect place for our group to dine. Food and service capped our first night in Cortona perfectly!

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 20 May 2014

Typical and well done Tuscan food, with careful and friendly service. The trio of soups was fine and served with freshly poured olive oil. My pici with beef ragout was hearty but not out of this world, while the seasonal tagliatelle with asparagus and prosciutto...More

Thank boybanker
Reviewed 19 May 2014

Delicious dinner enjoying one of few tables outside in this Cortona restaurant: simple although great food, amazing pasta, very good ravioli with butter and sage, nicely prepared grilled lamb - all in, a great venue, not to miss in Cortona.

Thank Scipion-Paris
Reviewed 19 May 2014

Osteria del Teatro is a very good restaurant in Cortona and the food is always great. It is traditional tuscan fare The wine dinners organised by Marco Molisini are a highlight

Thank Rowan R
Reviewed 13 May 2014

Osteria del Teatro is always one of our first stops when dining in Cortona and no visit to this lovely city would be complete without dinner here. Illenia, wife of the chef/owner Emiliano Rossi, is the most welcoming and delightful host in all of Cortona...More

Thank PDXBayouBoy
Reviewed 12 May 2014 via mobile

Another wonderful meal in Cortona! We were impressed with the diverse menu that included wild game choices and the local Chianina beef. We enjoyed ordering one item from each of the courses to share so that we could try more and not be stuffed after...More

Thank Keely R
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Response from Fettunta | Property representative |
wednesdays is closed
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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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 17 - US$ 41
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
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups, Romantic
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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