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La Bottega Dell'Oste

Via Dardano 10, 52044, Cortona, Italy
+39 0575 62153
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
25 Oct 2015
“Charming place with excellent steak and moderate pasta”
18 Aug 2015
“average food”
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Mediterranean, Italian
€€ - €€€
Via Dardano 10, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

Cortona on a Sunday is a busy place and we stumbled across this little gem. Delightful ambiance and a lovely server. The pasta dishes were nice but not fabulous with large portions....The steak was outstanding!

Thank Chuck S
Reviewed 18 August 2015

location is a bit out of the way - relative to other places in the touristic city center - in that it is somewhat-hidden on a small downsloping side street. that was exactly why we went - very few other people to contend with. and...More

Thank justarandomperson
robipoe, Proprietario at La Bottega Dell'Oste, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2015
Google Translation

Vi ringraziamo per essere stati nostri ospiti. La verdura sotto la tagliata non era stantia, ma semplicemente ammorbidita dall olio...More

Reviewed 11 April 2015

Easter day is not an easy one to find a place to eat in Cortona. We got there the day before and were lucky enough to find the last table available at Bottega dell'Oste, a place we know well from before and where we are...More

Thank edo_calia
Reviewed 30 December 2014

A nice restaurant in Cortona, Vicolo Mancini. Not easy to find, unless you notice the sign on Via Dardano, on the left heading north from Piazza Signorelli towards Porta Colonia (more or less halfway). We have been there several times, and will be there for...More

Thank edo_calia
Reviewed 4 October 2014 via mobile

I checked into my hotel and immediately walked to see if this, my favorite, restaurant was open. I had to wait 2 days but I was thrilled to see them open! I had yet another amazing meal. I just can't say enough great things about...More

Thank sunwineandpasta
Reviewed 4 October 2014

We really pride ourselves in finding spots off the beaten tourist track and this spot was marvelous. Serena, the waitress, was very helpful and courteous. Make sure you make the effort if want to eat authentic local food in a delightful setting within the wall...More

Thank Gofredo2014
Reviewed 20 August 2014

Service was nice, but the food quality was quite low. We had an antipasto plate with mixed salumi and cheese and pasta with tartufo as well as with funghi porcini. We wouldn't go there another time.

1  Thank ilgordon
Reviewed 9 August 2014

This restaurant is not hard to find, but it is a little off of Cortona's beaten path. We dined here on the strength of other Trip Advisor reviews and were not disappointed. We sat at one of the small, terraced tables across the narrow street...More

Thank MrFriday
Reviewed 4 August 2014

I write this one month after we ate at La Bottega Dell'Oste. I wanted to give my thoughts time to age; I did not want to be overwhelmed by the enthusiasm of the moment. Recently we spent nineteen days in Italy, including one week in...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 18 July 2014

I am surprised that I don't see more recent, positive reviews of this restaurant. We walked by during the day and the menu looked interesting and the setting really special. It is on a side road off of the Piazza Signorelli on corner with pretty...More

Thank LaurenandMichael
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$57
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Dardano 10, 52044, Cortona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Arezzo  >  Cortona
  • Phone Number: +39 0575 62153
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Hidden alleys of the old town among antique buildings of cortona, a small and romantic awaits you with traditional cuisine and a familiar atmosphere
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