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La Tavernetta

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Via del Castello 53 | Poco Prima Palaghiaccio, 32043 Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy
+39 0436 868102
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Wed - Mon 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Barcelona, Spain
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cosy local restaurant, with friendly people and good food. Even if the menu is quite limited (except for the pizza), the quality of the food is good, and there are traditional dishes. A good and quiet place to eat outside Cortina main road.

Thank AnnaSJ15
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant with typical Italian dishes. One of the best pasta dishes I've ever had (the tavernetta penne).

Thank Aidan T
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Honestly the best place we found to eat in the chic little town of Cortina. We had a wonderful meal, authentic local ingredients prepared with care and beautifully presented by friendly and knowledge staff. A lovely experience overall. Don't miss out book it !

Thank Mary M
Boston, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

We spent two days in Cortina and this was by far the best place we ate. The staff was very friendly, the restaurant was comfortable, and the food was delicious - all for a very reasonable price. We're definitely going back next time we're in Cortina!

Thank Eric K
Holland, Michigan
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

A group or twenty friends had a fantastic four course lunch, with all-we-could-drink wine. The meal fulfilled my definition of the best: you have to put the fork down between bites so as to savor every separate flavor to the fullest. Besides the wonderful food our hostess was over the top friendly & accommodating. I wish I could return tomorrow!

Thank PJLindy
Tampere, Finland
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

Very good food, escargots, truffle crostini, pasta and gnocchi. Lovely service. Home made limocello was good. Dinner for two including 4 glass of wine 70€

Thank foodfrend
South Kingstown, Rhode Island
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

Cute, local restaurant with good pizza and local dishes. Staff was super helpful and spoke good English. Would definitely go back. They're closed on Tuesdays.

Thank LJL22
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016

recommended by hotel staff, got 10 % discount, very nice food and lovely decoration. service was quick and friendly

Thank Ashtown15
Milan, Italy
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5 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

Looked really nice, but the pasta was the worst we ever had after living in Italy over ten years. Gnocchi under cooked and like raw dough, the starters uneatable. If you go there order a pizza only.

Thank kajsa2016
Hellertown, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

This is a quiet and rather subdued place run by locals mostly for locals during off-season, which is when I visited. The chef owner is not on the must-try lists but he will manage to do a decent job on a mostly varied menu. The pizza I ate was a little soggy and non-descript, but we were with friends and... More 

Thank Marco B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
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Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Castello 53 | Poco Prima Palaghiaccio, 32043 Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Belluno  >  Cortina d'Ampezzo
  • Phone Number: +39 0436 868102

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?