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Ristorante Cafe Cortina

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30715 W 10 Mile Rd, Farmington Hills, MI 48336-2605
(248) 474-3033
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Birmingham, Michigan
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65 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Celebrated the wife's birthday here. It was my second visit, her first. First, we sat outside on the patio. The atmosphere was ideal, despite the heat. The lighting, the lanterns, they even lit the outdoor fireplace. Wonderful! Next, the wine list. We started with Prosecco (why not?) and moved to the wine list. The wine list was extensive without being... More 

Thank James C
West Bloomfield, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

My husband and I dined at Cafe Cortina on June 4, 2016. It was the perfect location and choice to celebrate. Great ambiance, excellence service and divine food. We loved the shrimp appetizer, the calamari appetizer, the swordfish and bronzino entrees. The pasta sauce is the very best. Wine selection was outstanding and we finished it with fig gelato. An... More 

Thank dee577
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

We held a luncheon after getting married. It was too pricey to reserve for a reception but the ambiance is very good . The food is extremely pricey. Best to come here for dessert and after dinner drink.

1 Thank Lisameng
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful dinner last night. Tim took care of me. When I couldn't decide between the three specials, he offered me a sampler dinner with all of them. I also had a sampler of two desserts. One of the things I love about this restaurant is how fresh everything tastes. I was even impressed by the freshness of the... More 

Thank James D
Farmington Hills, MI
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016

This is a beauiful and cozy place. The staff very attentive until our food arrived. The food did not live up to the hype and it was over the top expensive. Pay close attention to your bill. We were being charged for 3 glasses of wine that we did not order. The waiter apologized but it did not seem sincere.

Thank Deborah L
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016 via mobile

The worst Italian restaurant I've ever been too. From start to finish this place was just terrible. When you pay top dollar you better get top dollar food I could of went to Olive Garden and it would of been better. I come from a Sicilian family that knows food and been to Italy more than a handful of times.... More 

Thank Giuseppe P
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2016 via mobile

I don't like to disparage those who are trying hard, but I also don't like to over pay for average. Staff was polite and accommodating. Drinks were small and well hidden behind large quantities of ice. Good selection of wine was priced reasonably however. Food servings were of ample size but I felt like I was eating out of a... More 

Thank Robert L
Detroit, Michigan
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2016

This unassuming (from the outside) restaurant on Ten Mile near Orchard Lake has a forty year history of excellence. While the inside of the restaurant is beautiful and elegant, I like the patio with fireplace. Surprisingly quiet and secluded. Molly Abraham gave them a five star review in July of 2015. While the prices are higher than some would look... More 

Thank Veriance
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

Wow! Am I in Rome or Farmington Hills? My girlfriends and I celebrated my friend's 50th birthday here. Although the prices are quite high, you truly feel as if you're in Italy. The décor is extravagant and the pasta is homemade and incredible. My compliments to the chef on preparing a fantastic meal for all of us.

1 Thank Donna L
Farmington Hills, Michigan
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97 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

At Cafe Cortina, there is romantic dining, business group dining, even a private room for a function. The food is molto Italiano, service excellent. The only thing stopping me from a five star rating is the price. Don't let it stop you from going- just go slightly forewarned. And enjoy!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30715 W 10 Mile Rd, Farmington Hills, MI 48336-2605
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Farmington Hills
  • Phone Number: (248) 474-3033

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