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Il Cortile

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608 12th St, Paso Robles, CA 93446-2237 (Spring Street)
+1 805-226-0300
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Paso Robles, California
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Il Cortile is a wonderful restaurant. The waiter recommended a wine based on our criteria and it was perfect, and it didn't have a high price tag. I had a green salad and grilled salmon; my wife had the gnocchi, made from ricotta cheese instead of potatoes, with a side of vegetables. My order was delicious and I tasted my... More 

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Ribeirao Preto, SP
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305 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Pleasant atmosphere, large, good for dinner in small groups or romantic. Service good. Large wine list, average prices for high. The dishes were good, except some secondo piatto, like the fish and lamb, were not very good. It is worth

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La Palma, CA
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470 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

For some unknown reason my wife and I felt like having steaks in an Italian restaurant. They were very good, but expensive. However, I would get a pasta dish the next time I go to the restaurant. On a Wednesday night, the restaurant was very busy. I was told that you did not need reservations by the server at Jada,... More 

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San Diego, California
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135 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Whenever we visit Paso area, we make sure to have a delicious meal here. The staff is great, the food excellent in both quality and taste. You can bring your own bottle with a corkage fee. Try the fettuccini pasta with black truffle oil - excellent!

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Saddle River, New Jersey
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a business traveler, I've visited many world capitals and fine dining establishments. Il Cottone, in my opinion falls into a world class category. Outstanding food and service.... highly recommend it!

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Thomson, United States
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57 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited for Valentines day weekend and enjoyed our meals, wine and desserts. Food had great flavor and presentation, we definitely recommend this restaurant.

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California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Read the reviews - had already tried the other Italian restaurant in Paso (which was awesome) so decided to try Il Cortile. While it was good, I actually like the other one better. I had (Osso Bucco) upon the server's recommendation - good but not great. My husband had the lamb - very good. Service was great - we went... More 

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Arizona
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99 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here on the basis of TA reviews and they were spot on. Very professional service and nice wines by the glass. I had the braised pork shank and my wife the squid ink pasta with shellfish. Love both. This is a small but charming restaurant. Only minor issue that seemed out of place among all the professionalism was the... More 

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Sacramento, California
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great experience here in December. The food was delicious and we counted on our server for great recommendations. We splurged and did the carpaccio with black truffle and the pasta with white truffle and both were superb. The ambiance was very romantic and peaceful and every plate that and out of the kitchen looked fantastic. Great place for... More 

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Burlington, Connecticut
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85 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Since we didn't have a reservation we sat at the small bar which was fun because we had the bartenders nearly undivided attention but had access to the full menu and wine list. I had a branzino special and my husband had ravioli and both were perfect. Wonderful wine selection even by the glass.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$31 - $50
Cuisine
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 608 12th St, Paso Robles, CA 93446-2237
    (Spring Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Paso Robles
  • Phone Number: +1 805-226-0300

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?