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“A special place to eat”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Preludio

Preludio
Ranked #2 of 99 Restaurants in Cortona
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
London
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“A special place to eat”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2013

Tucked away in the corner of Cortona is this wonderful restaurant where we go to eat time after time when we are in Umbria/ Toscana.
Their Risotto is to die for and so is their pasta with truffle. Not to forget the sweet treats for desert!!
We love this restaurant...
A great wine list too.
If you are anywhere near Cortona, do go to Preludio, you will not regret it!

  • Visited September 2013
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“An exceptional experience”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2013

The best restaurant experience - ever !!

Amazing service, high quality and very interesting food together with superb personal attention made our evening exceptional and memorable - not one of our party of 5 had a negative comment to make.

The atmosphere was very special made all the more so by the friendliness of the staff; Uri and Lorento have our special thanks.

  • Visited September 2013
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“Hidden gem”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2013

WOW, around the world a time or two, have to say this was a memorable lunch. Food, service, atmosphere, and experience are most certainly noteworthy. Surprised to find myself giving a lunch review, but so extraordinary I had to take the time. Outstanding menu based on local ingredients and superb local wine selection. You will not be disappointed if you try this restaurant.

  • Visited September 2013
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“Delicious food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2013

Preludio is one of our favorite restsurants in Tuscany. We loved the fact that the menu was built around the best region had to offer - local ingredients were the star of amolst every dish. Extensive wine list to accompany delightful, beautifully presented, modern take on italian food. Our dinner was made even better by a frendly and knowledgeable waiter who could answer all our questions... Thank you Preludio for the best meal you gave us!!!

  • Visited August 2013
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Reading, United Kingdom
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“Fine Italian Dining”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2013

Takes Italian cooking to a new level, classical Italian dishes with a twist. A must if you're staying in Cortona. One of the best meals we've ever had.

  • Visited August 2013
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