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Piazza Luca Signorelli 24, 52044, Cortona, Italy
+39 0575 62038
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7:30 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 12:00 am
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Konin, Poland
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2017

Probably they had some bad day. Food was good, but at home you can make the same. There are better places in Cortona to eat.

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Thank Martaaa87
Columbus, Ohio
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151 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful setting. My wife and I had dinner here one evening while staying a week in Cortona. We were on the early side since locals don't seem to go out till 8:00 or so. The food and service were great, but the dining room was exceptional.

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ontario
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36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

We ate here twice and we really enjoyed the experience. Most restaurants in Cortona had stopped serving food by 6pm so we were thrilled to find this place. It wasn't warm enough to eat outdoors so we ate downstairs in the warm and cozy grotto. Lots of food choices, excellent service and good prices.

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Ceprano, Italy
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87 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

We loved this place. I am a vegetarian and was very pleased to find that they had a separate vegetarian menu, although even the regular menu has a lot of veggie options. The menu includes very creative cuisine, beyond that which you typically find in an Italian restaurant. I had beet soup (there was a number of great soup choices)... More 

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St. Albert, Canada
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch. The gnocchi were the best we've had in Italy. Great service. House wine was nice over lunch. Ate outside in the piazza and enjoyed the view but inside looked lovely.

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Sarasota, Florida
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

This restaurant deep in a cave off the Piazza Signorelli in Cortona was a delight, both for the ambiance and the food. The stone walls and sconce lighting creates a warm, intimate dining experience without feeling crowded. Service was attentive and responsive, tho some courses were served out of sync diner-to-diner; I assume this was a function of the kitchen... More 

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Hopetoun, Australia
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48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

We called in for morning coffee as it was my first experience of Italian coffee it was all new to me I usually have a half shot long black so had the long Americana which was to my liking ,we also had a pastry cake.

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Pilanesberg National Park, South Africa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Lovely lunch. Our Waitress was full of enthusiasm and spoke very good english. All of the staff (all ladies) were friendly and welcoming. The food and wine was very good. No complaints. Very relaxing and away from the main piazza where the crowds are!

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Thank rcooper86
Berlin, Germany
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64 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

Our landlady recommended this place and we were delighted by service and food. We both had soup as a starter and then we tried risotto with walnuts and apples + ravioli with truffles. Everything was delicious. The place was packed so a reservation is useful.

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Thank ChristaEH12
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

The food is good. I mean, the ingredients are not industrialized, tomato sauce and other pasta fresh made. Friendly but not very organized service. A bit over priced but compensated by the out side ambiance.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$26 - $37
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Luca Signorelli 24, 52044, Cortona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Arezzo  >  Cortona
  • Phone Number: +39 0575 62038
Description
We allure you with our elegant and stunning atmosphere but the food is why you won't want to leave! Traditional and seasonal dishes here mix with innovative and exiting ideas. Everything we do originates from the personal passion of the owner and the cook! Starting from the variety of game to fresh truffle. From the home made pasta to the home made cakes. Even the coffee is the very best: we are the proud owners of the only traditional steam coffe-machine in the area. As Maurizio (the owner) is also a sommelier his passion spreads of course also to the wine menu. If this wasn't enough Maurizio also e enjoys making his very own spirits of which you'll find a wide selection here.

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