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La Bucaccia

Via Ghibellina 17, 52044, Cortona, Italy
+39 0575 606039
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (91 reviews)
“steak” (42 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Via Ghibellina 17, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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11 - 20 of 846 reviews

Reviewed 18 May 2017

My wife & I were looking forward to this restaurant, as it'd had mostly good reviews. We visited on Sat. lunchtime (busy) to book for the following evening. The proprietor said he'd squeeze us in for 7.00pm Sun., but we'd be outside. We arrived Sun....More

1  Thank EddieDell
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We ate supper here on Apr. 1, 2017. We were lucky to be able to get in on short notice (made our reservation about an hour in advance). I believe that normally you need to make reservations earlier, because it is very popular. We had...More

Thank PewTraveller
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Sorry, but at age 59 I find it patronizing to have some strange man pinch my cheek and call me blondie. At the time I let it go, but in retrospect wish I had said something. He was overbearing to the wait staff and several...More

2  Thank Chris G
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Went there for lunch. Was a little concerned that it would be too touristy, and yes, it was popular with tourists but unlike many, the restaurant has kept to quality Tuscan food. Excellent service, food and very good wine list.

1  Thank Greg P
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Locally raised beef and locally grown vegetables skillfully prepared, beautifully plated and served with a locally produced wine. The meal was amazing (see pictures). Don't skip the homemade pasta made with local flour, white wine and no eggs! I asked the owner what I should...More

1  Thank Home-Hotel-Manager
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

One week later and I'm still speechless about this amazing place! Here we go... Made same day reservations for 7:30. Walked in and was graciously greeted by everyone that saw us, including a gentleman that resembled an owner. Sipped on a bottle of amazing brunello....More

2  Thank KTA35
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We went to this restaurant twice during our 5 days stay near Cortona. All dishes were very good, great wine and ambience. It's a small place and very popular with tourists, so reservations are highly recommended.

1  Thank Jane L
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We ate here on our last night in Italy. We selected the pre-fixed dinner, which was 4 courses, all excellent, at a great price of 29€ pp. Its on a steep slope off the main piazza but worth it.

1  Thank gus1959
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Best experience ever, perfect food, perfect service. The owner/manager was incredible and we enjoyed the whole stay. We can definetly recomend.

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

My family had the good fortune to dine here tonight. Our experience was extraordinary in every respect. The owner greeted us as if we were guests in his home. What a charming and elegant man! A true host and superb ambassador for his business. We...More

1  Thank Brent B
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Margaret Ann B
Do you serve luncheon?
21 June 2016|
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Response from Maemaly | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they do. It is a very small environment, and the food seems more suitable to dinner.
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Bobbie S
What time is your first seating in the evening?
26 August 2015|
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Response from La_Bucaccia | Property representative |
Hi , the first seating in the evening is at 19:00.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$36 - US$39
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Accepts Discover
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Ghibellina 17, 52044, Cortona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Arezzo  >  Cortona
  • Phone Number: +39 0575 606039
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