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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” (74 reviews)
“truffle fondue” (10 reviews)
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Via Giuseppe Maffei 2, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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Reviewed 4 April 2014 via mobile

We went to this restaurant to celebrate a friend's birthday. We started with a cheese truffle fondue as an antipasti that we shared. We all went for a primie which were all gorgeous pasta (the chestnut potatoe and pork pasta was very good). As a...More

Thank 786rabi786
Reviewed 24 March 2014

We've dined here 3-4 times. The first time we stayed in Cortona for a month in Sep/Oct 2011 while the second time was in Jun 2013. The food is scrumptious. Order a bottle of Champagne or Prosecco and ask to have the bottle opened by...More

Thank lorenzom604
Reviewed 16 February 2014

Great food, great wine, great staff - very reaonable prices. Ilenia and Maso (Masomillian) were 2 of the nicest wait staff I have ever come across. And not only are they lovely, they know the menu and wine list inside and out. The food here...More

Thank Anniepurchase
Reviewed 15 February 2014 via mobile

Excelent food, nice place and decor, and the happyness in Ilenia and Emiliano do The Osteria del Theatro one top restaurant in Toscano and Italy, I will be back !

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Fettunta, Proprietario at Osteria del Teatro, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2014

Thanks a million.

Reviewed 12 February 2014

Outstanding lunch ! That is all- amazing food and service Ps- loved the chocolate -can't wait to return

Thank glindathegood1
Reviewed 10 February 2014

Weather has been very wet in Tuscany in early February 2014, but this restaurant made our visit in Cortona, under the Tuscan rain, very special. The restaurant was quite busy despite the weekday (Monday) and terrible weather. Ferruccio welcomed us four with kindness and care...More

Thank Mywayforholidays
Reviewed 8 February 2014

A restaurant with all the charm of Italy and then some. Interesting fare served with all the attention one expects from a place of this calibre. No better place to have a delicious and relaxing meal. The decor - well what can I say -...More

Reviewed 20 January 2014

I go quite often to Chef Emiliano at Osteria del Teatro. It is a very pleasant place and a very charming host. The food is always top quality and honestly is worth the price they ask. Highly recommended in the area

Thank Denis Z
Reviewed 15 January 2014

My husband and I recently had lunch here when we visited Cortona. I'd read some great reviews about this restaurant so we thought we should try it and we certainly weren't disappointed. Besides the food being interesting and very good, the ambiance in the restaurant...More

Thank lok234
Reviewed 11 January 2014

This is an amazing place both in terms of its food and the ambience. It a wonderful genuine and authentic Italian experience. If you are in Cortona, don't miss out on it !

Thank Veniredenovo
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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$ 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
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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