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Il Cortegiano

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Via Francesco Puccinotti 13, 61029 Urbino, Italy
+39 0722 320307
07:00 - 18:00
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Sun 09:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 18:00
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Lancashire, United Kingdom
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164 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in here for a light lunch, local flat bread and a salad, both excellent. The street seats look directly at the Ducal Palace and the Duomo - kind of hard to get any better.

Thank PandM_10
Venice, Italy
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

location is great, so i was aware to pay for that but for the rest, just few words... - how can be possible to serve spaghetti overcooked in the 2016 ?! (maybe because they were precooked, to save time, like they do in uk ?!?!) - the "fondutina" of parmesan it was mostly just kitchen cream (maybe they show the... More 

1 Thank paveita
Victoria, BC
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2016

After being told by the hostess to sit anywhere, the waitress rolled her eyes when we picked a corner table, presumably because it was set for more than two. This was the first pasta I've have in my 3 weeks in Italy that was not al dente; instead it was chewy. The creascia was good and the ambience was fine,... More 

Thank SteveandAnu
Bowral, Australia
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548 reviews
329 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 238 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

More impressive than you first think from the exterior. Totally charming with good service and an excellent lunch. A bonus is that the price is very reasonable. I don't know why there are £££ next to the listing as it is NOT expensive. We thoroughly enjoyed a treat of the speciality of the house (on the house!!) then I had... More 

Thank Joanne P
Greater London, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2015

A very traditional restaurant, well located by the Palazzo Ducale: as one of the earlier reviewers noted, it looks like a cafe, but is in fact a quite large restaurant with a wide ranging menu and friendly staff. Excellent use of truffles and local cheese, and the salads are enormous and very good value.

Thank jpolondon708
Bologna, Italy
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108 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2015

It´s one of the traditional restaurants, they get the salami and cheese from local producers, in fall they buy truffles and mushrooms from the local truffle hunter. Pasta is housemade, open wine. No outdoor sitting area

1 Thank myfoodiemap
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31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

We were here on a Sunday in August to have lunch. We ordered a salad, two spaghetti carbonara and two type of wrapped pancakes with tomato and mozzarella. The spaghetti was awesome. I have never tasted it better. The meals of my family were also good. The service of the staff was good and friendly. Only dissappointment were the rest... More 

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Hampshire, England
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62 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2015

Came across this delightful restaurant by accident. Opposite the cathedral it looks like a small cafe but extends through several rooms to a garden at the back shaded by umbrellas. Our pasta meals (recommend the cappelliti) were excellent as was the service. Great value especially as we were also given a small starter and dessert for free. Sadly it was... More 

Thank Vienna68
Tortona, Italy
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2,492 reviews
426 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,270 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2015

It was a pleasant surprise this bar, we could get away from the cold of a winter evening. The bar is located right in front of the cathedral, and sitting by the window you can relax yourself just by watching the artistic beauty of the church. About the bars I've had a great relaxation time, good coffee and very nice... More 

Thank Magellano81
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520 reviews
379 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2014

A great restaurant in the heart of Urbino with upscale food for an upscale crowd. You can eat casual in the bar or more formal in the dining room. The decor is relaxing and quiet with a decent amount of room. The tables are spaced well and the chairs are comfortable. The service was very courteous, prompt, and knowledgeable. The... More 

1 Thank BIG_VINX

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$22 - US$33
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Francesco Puccinotti 13, 61029 Urbino, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Marche  >  Province of Pesaro and Urbino  >  Urbino
  • Phone Number: +39 0722 320307
The most fantastic restaurant serving traditional Italian food. The best meal we had in this area.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?