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Cortona Bistrot

Via Santa Margherita 13, 52044, Cortona, Italy
+39 0575 62957
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good23%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Soups, Mediterranean, Wine Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Santa Margherita 13, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago

No1 on tripadviser always a good recommendation. However on this occasion although the people were very nice the food was acceptable but not what I was expectingMore

Thank mhbeaune
Cortona B, Proprietario at Cortona Bistrot, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Customer.... why does not he describe what he ate and what he did not like? The comparison of judgments and points of view between customer and trader is always a growth for both, but so it seems as if she wanted to offend our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I landed in Italy a few days ago, and had honestly been a little underwhelmed with most of the restaurants we had checked out...UNTIL we came to Cortona Bistro. My husband and I are known by our friends and family to be...More

Thank Paula R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant is easy to find, it is very near Piazza Garibaldi and the main street. It is a small restaurant, with comfortable dining room, relaxed atmosphere, efficient service and reasonable prices. The food is excellent, expertly prepared and nicely presented. It was a perfect...More

Thank Borzov
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended by hotel reception at the monastery spa in Cortona. Small intimate venue ran by husband and wife team. Very friendly and great service. Baccala fish with polenta was excellent. Valdichiana no bread burger was tasty but not the best, needed more cooking. Not...More

Thank robert_brant
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sat outside despite the heat. A shade was there to cover but offered little benefit from the heat. A hot breeze offered minimal relief. The meat/cheese/fruit/vegetable tray for two was great BUT go for the desserts. We had the madcarpone with the rum and the...More

Thank marie b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best places I have been. Absolutely delicious. Can highly recommend this restaurant. Would go there again.

Thank uwej
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Wonderful and creative menu selection. Beautiful wines to match any dish. My wife and I ordered several things just to be able to many tastes.

Thank gmgraves
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Had passed this spot on several visits to Cortona, but never tried it until now. We had a great experience. Excellent service, good menu choices and well presented food. Portions were fine for us but might be small for mega eaters. A gastronomic high spot...More

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

After having already been travelling through Italy for almost 2 weeks, we were blown away by the quality of the food here! It was one of the most delicious meals of our entire trip. My husband and I shared the bruschetta and burrata to start...More

Thank Toronto_girl722
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

The Cortona Bistrot is a small, bustling restaurant. It has a lovely atmosphere and the service and food are very good. The wine we had, a Sauvignon Blanc, was excellent. Highly recommended.

Thank John G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$41
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santa Margherita 13, 52044, Cortona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Arezzo  >  Cortona
  • Phone Number: +39 0575 62957
  • E-mail
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