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Osteria del Teatro

Via Giuseppe Maffei 2, 52044, Cortona, Italy
+39 0575 630556
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Via Giuseppe Maffei 2, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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Reviewed 18 June 2014

This is an absolute "must do" when you visit the beautiful city of Cortona. "Only" 500 different bottels of wine on the wine list and some of the finest Italian dishes on the menu. The location is great and the service is warme and very...More

Date of visit: June 2014
Thank PaulKerkhof
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.

Date of visit: June 2014
Thank AlasdairG_13
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

Date of visit: June 2014
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

Date of visit: May 2014
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

Date of visit: May 2014
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!

Date of visit: May 2014
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

Date of visit: May 2014
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.

Date of visit: May 2014
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

Date of visit: May 2014
Thank rowanr1955
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

Date of visit: April 2014
Thank PDXBayouBoy
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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
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 17 - US$ 40
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, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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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