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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%
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Via Ghibellina 17, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We dined here by chance while staying in Cortona, and it turned out to be one of our best dinner experiences on our whole trip! One evening we had no dinner reservation, so we decided to stroll the streets and see what we could find...More

Thank Leigh R
Reviewed 5 days ago

We booked this restaurant before we came out to Tuscany knowing we'd be in Cortona for dinner on a certain date (it was packed out when we were there so would recommend booking ahead too). The inside of the restaurant is beautifully lit and a...More

Thank WillMarks
Reviewed 6 days ago

We have enjoyed La Bucaccia many times during the past four years. The food is very special without being pretentious. Romano and team make each meal a treat. We highly recommend.

Thank Brett H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great restaurant interior with old wood beams and rock walls. Food was very good, with the beef cheeks and braised pork shank taking top spots.

Thank PortlandTravlin_man
La Bucaccia M, Proprietario at La Bucaccia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear PortlandTravlin_man It was a pleasure to have you at our place. Thank you very much for your nice words. Hope to see you soon. Best regards, Magi, Romano e all staff

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a Sunday lunch at La Bucaccia one week ago and still rave about the fantastic ingredients used for a typical Tuscan cuisine. The food was amazing, the service delightful and very good wine list.More

Thank Marc T
La Bucaccia M, Proprietario at La Bucaccia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Marc T Thank you very much for your nice compliment. For us, it's been always a pleasure to give to our guests more than a simple meal. It's very important to us to make people happy. We hope to come back soon! Best regards,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

La Bucaccia is a Michelin rated restaurant located a couple of streets away (5-6 minute walk), from Cortona’s main sites. It opens at 7.30 pm for dinner and we were lucky to pass by an hour earlier and reserved the last available table outside. Apart...More

Thank RHxpert
La Bucaccia M, Proprietario at La Bucaccia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear RHxpert It's being always a pleasure to give our best to our costumers. We are glad that you have enjoyed your dinner with us. We really apreciated your kind words. We hope to see you soon! Best regards! Magi, Romano e all staff

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here based on the high ratings on this forum. What a disappointment. Very old-school restaurant with an overly friendly owner who schmoozes and a captain who recites the daily specials from rote as if he is can barely be bothered. We both had...More

Thank Karole S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are from nyc And have not been super impressed by restaurants in Italy. This place changed our mind. We ate here the first night (note make a reservation - we barely got in) and it was so good we immediately booked for our last...More

Thank wilson p
La Bucaccia M, Proprietario at La Bucaccia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Wilson p, Thank you very much for your nice words. It's been always a pleasure to make the best for our guests. We hope to see you soon at our house. If there is something special that you want next time, let us know!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am a San Francisco native who has lived in Chicago for the past 6 years and has been around Italy a few times. Needless to say, I spend a lot of my time having quality meals. This place was wonderful- amazing waitstaff, expansive regional...More

Thank Michelle L
La Bucaccia M, Proprietario at La Bucaccia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Michelle L We are very glad thay you have enjoyed you time in our restaurant. For us it's been always a pleasure to give more than a simple meal to our guests, but a nice gastronomic experience. For that, everything is made carefully and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food, great wines, fabulous service and atmospheric interior. A great choice for lunch or dinner in Cortona. Be sure to book as walking in does not work here.

Thank Travelller938
La Bucaccia M, Proprietario at La Bucaccia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Travelller938, We really apreciated your nice words. It was a pleasure to serve you! Hope you to come back soon to La Bucaccia! Best regards, Magi, Romano and all Staff.

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Margaret Ann B
22 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
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$38 - US$42
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, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
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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