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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” (69 reviews)
“foie gras” (12 reviews)
“fondue” (13 reviews)
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Via Giuseppe Maffei 2, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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Reviewed 2 July 2013

have been to Cortona many times over the years and in this fantastic Tuscan village without doubt Osteria del Teatro is my home-from-home. The owners are incredible and the food nevere ever disappoints. I would thoroughly recommend the tartare and the antipasti are to die...More

Thank Malc1289
Reviewed 1 July 2013

This became our favorite restaurant in the area, going back to it on our last night in Tuscany. Had remarkable seasonal and regional dishes with friendly, helpful service. Went for lunch and had ravioli with with a walnut pesto which was tremendous and dinner was...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2013

Ate some excellent antipasti, followed by well prepared steak with a prune sauce for me and succulent guinea fowl for her. Great selection of local as well as Italian regional wines. We had a Syrah from Cortona which had character-and not expensive.

Thank Witshub
Reviewed 27 June 2013

We love this restaurant and eat here two or three times each visit. They remember us from visit to visit and spoil us. As one who is gluten intolerant, it is always easy to find something delicious I can enjoy, including pastas, breads, etc. And...More

Thank TheBarefootContessa
Fettunta, Proprietario at Osteria del Teatro, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2013

Thanks for the review and we are really happy that you love it here - we love having you every time and for sure our gluten free menu is always being updated. Emiliano

Reviewed 26 June 2013

First time in Miami and I fell in love with this place, they truly treat you like royalty from the moment you walk in til you leave. The food is delicious and the owner is a very wonderful welcoming man. He was there the first...More

Thank Maranjellys R
Reviewed 24 June 2013

We visited del Teatro for dinner and were not disappointed. It was great to have wait staff that were genuinely enthusiastic and cared about our experience, a contrast to our experience at Antica Pieve the night before. We shared the cheese fondue with truffle for...More

Thank Evan H
Reviewed 14 June 2013

We were attracted to this osteria when out for a stroll of Cortona sidestreets. What a great find! The ambience is fabulous and the food matches it. I had a pecorino stuffed fennel bulb that I will never forget. Actually went back the next day...More

Thank CarpeVino
Reviewed 12 June 2013

I have already visited this restaurant twice and I must say, I have never eaten so well elsewhere. The staff are very friendly and the food is beyond superior. Make sure to order the delicious tartufo and pecorino fondue for starters and do try some...More

Thank Tmizzi
Reviewed 7 June 2013

Great food, and a very knowledgable sommelier who selected the perfect to accompany our lunch. We sat on the balcony surrounded with flowers - a dream!

Thank Jenise B
Reviewed 5 June 2013

super food, friendly attentive service. they do not mind at all if you share plates. doesn't get any better.

Thank leebean
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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|
Response from preglad |
sorry, no- Have you tried contacting them through a website (using Google translate)?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • 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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
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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