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Caffe Tuscher

Via Nazionale 43, 52040 Cortona, Italy
+39 0575 62053
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Ranked #17 of 84 restaurants in Cortona
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Cuisines: Italian, Bar, Café, Bistro
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Good for: Bar scene, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Bar Coffee Shop open tuesday to sunday 09,00 am to 09,00 pm during the winter 09,00 am to midnight in the summer - Kitchen open 10,00 am to 03,00 pm during the winter, to 05,00 pm in the summer - we serve Illy coffee Home made Pastry - English and Continental Breakfast - Aperitif Time with Buffet - Cocktails Wines & Sprits special selections - Outdoor tables on the main street
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Lexington, Kentucky
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

There is something almost snobby about Caffe Tuscher. It seems to have a higher pedigree than the other caffes in Cortona. My wife and I are spending a month here and decided to stop for a glass of Prosecco. We've been to most of the other caffes in town and wanted to try it. The price was very reasonable -... More

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Ridgewood, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014 via mobile

We have been visiting Cortona since 2001 and return at least twice a year. Tuscher's is always our place to stop in. We have found that they have maintained their high standard for .....excellent drinks, food, service and are always looking to add something new. You can't beat the wonderful little treats that are served with a late afternoon/pre dinner... More

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Charlevoix, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Cortona is a small, beautiful Tuscan city that is full of many, wonderful places to eat and drink. I live in Michigan, but decided to spend the winter in Cortona. Thus far I have visited fourteen restaurants and have nothing bad to say about any of them, but there is one place that keeps pulling me back: Cafe Tuscher! Everything... More

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Matthews, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

We travel to Cortona with our family every year and Tuschers is always, always, always a central hub for us. While it is a great spot for drinks (done perfectly by Massimo and Daniella) and to meet up with everyone, it is also an amazing place for a meal. You can hang out at the front bar area or have... More

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palmyra western australia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

We first discovered Caffe Tuscher some 7 years ago during our first trip to Cortona and met Massimo and Daniella who had opened it only a couple of years earlier. We were delighted to see this trip (Dec 2013) that they are still going strong and offering the best coffee (illy coffee), pastries, breakfasts and lunches in town. We enjoyed... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Extremely professional, warm and welcoming atmosphere! Excellent food, nibbles and cocktails together with a vast selection of Italian wines and the best selection of spirits.

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Reno, Nevada
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

We fell onto this spot one afternoon when it was raining. We ducked into to grab a sangria and split a pizza. The atmosphere is really nice and very relaxing. The sangria was really good and the pizza awesome. We returned the next day for a Rosso Antico cocktail which was crazy great. It was served with complimentary bruschettas. The... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

The advantage of this elegant cafe' in the centre of Cortona is the generosity with which drinks are accompanied by excellent 'crostini' and other special morsels, invariably good, intriguing and interesting. You can also choose to sit outside or inside, it is a friendly place, service is very good, and pets are welcome.

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Florence, Italy
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71 reviews 71 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

We love this restaurant bar for its friendliness combined with hipness, good food, and great drinks. Family run and really attractive inside with outside table in good weather it is in the center of town.

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Wilmette, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

There are certainly no shortage of caffes in Cortona. Most offering similar fare and experience. But, for something a little more unique and refined try Caffe Tuscher. It is conveniently located right on Via Nazionale. It is the ideal spot to sit outside and watch the Cortona parade go by. Service is completely un-intrusive and you can sit for hours... More

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