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Nessun Dorma

Piazza Luca Signorelli 24, 52044, Cortona, Italy
+39 0575 62038
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“truffle” (16 reviews)
“rissoto” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (15 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Piazza Luca Signorelli 24, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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1 - 10 of 117 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We chose this restaurant based on it's location, outside dining and wonderful menu. It did not disappoint. The papardelle with wild boar sauce was mouthwatering delicious! The staff was excellent and one of the cooks showed us how the wild boar sauce was made. Everything...More

Thank Rita C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a wonderful lunch on the Piazza. Great food and service. We will be living above this restaurant next year and look forward to some wonderful meals there.

Thank benrosen
Reviewed 13 November 2017

The hosts were nice to serve food before siesta started. And all the food was very good, especially ribolata and lasagna. Carpaccio was sliced pretty thik but still was good. They have unusual interior in the basement which is worth seeing too.

Thank Ufa_traveller
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We tasted there some dishes never eaten before - gnocchi filled with soft pecorino cheese and carpaccio di porcini. Both excellent.

Thank Schnappy_12
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit to Cortona, we had been here several years ago and didn't have a good experience, so thought we would give it "another try"! We had lunch at Nessus Dorma - I had risotto with porcini, which was absolutely tasteless and...More

Thank Takapuna
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Food was average. Tricky to deal with the primo and seconding Plato... dishes do not arrive when expected. Carbonara and caprese was good. Service, so, so. Needed to intervene to get inside when it started to rain. Go there for the location!

Thank Carlos G
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We eat here at least once every time we're in Cortona. Eat outside on the patio and people watch or underground in the grotto and enjoy the intimate ambience. They do somethings better than others, but I've never had a truly bad meal here. Plus,...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We have lunch here every year when we make our annual visit. The food is great and there is almost something for everyone. We had to ask for lasagna for our son but they were able to arrange this. The only negative is that you...More

Thank MrWinther
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The worst meal in Italy. Four of us were eating but only three of us wanted starters. When the starters arrived my partners main meal also arrived. The waitress said she thought he would want to eat with us, he did but would have preferred...More

Thank Stuart S
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This is one of the worst meals I've had in Italy. The whole family of eight people were disappointed. Last year the same time it was fantastic now it was terrible. Please explain why you have changed so brutally in one year?

Thank Geir F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$43
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Luca Signorelli 24, 52044, Cortona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Arezzo  >  Cortona
  • Phone Number: +39 0575 62038
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We allure you with our elegant and stunning atmosphere but the food is why you won't want to leave! Traditional and seasonal dishes here mix with innovative and exiting ideas. Everything we do originates from the personal passion of the owner and the cook! Starting from the variety of game to fresh truffle. From the home made pasta to the home made cakes. Even the coffee is the very best: we are the proud owners of the only traditional steam coffe-machine in the area. As Maurizio (the owner) is also a sommelier his passion spreads of course also to the wine menu. If this wasn't enough Maurizio also e enjoys making his very own spirits of which you'll find a wide selection here.
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