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Preludio

Via Guelfa 11, 52044, Cortona, Italy
+39 0575 630104
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (14 reviews)
“grilled salad” (4 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Via Guelfa 11, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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1 - 10 of 284 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Referred here by staff at Villa Marsili. Friendly servers and well prepared and fine food.. Came back for our last dinner in Cortona..Reasonably priced. Had one of the best filets with red wine reduction ever. House wines were good and inexpensive..

1  Thank Steve23451
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Amazing food and experience. The quality and presentation were exquisite. A must if you’re in Cortona.

1  Thank Cia0Am0re
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere and service was very welcoming. When we came in they offered a free amuse bouche. The service was great throughout. My wife and I had a couple of appetizers and three pasta dishes which were absolutely delicious. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Lorenz S
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We haven't had one bad meal while vacationing in Tuscany, but sharing our last Italian lunch at Preludio was the absolute best. Warm and generous welcome with a complimentary glass of Prosecco and small antipasto to start, we shared great fresh tortellini with salmon and...More

Thank petitclosinfo
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

My husband & I loved this restaurant in 2015 & returned this year. Once again they did not disappoint! We were wowed!! Incredible food presented beautifully & with so many flavors. They are a class act; from the decor to the welcome glass of prosecco...More

2  Thank SBH62
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Great experience start from the way you get the food, the service and most important the test. Every dish was a great success. Highly recommended.

1  Thank ncohen55
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We were recommend to come here by friends and we were not disappointed. The food was fantastic with incredible presentation. The menu and wine list was extensive. Service was tremendous. We would highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Carmel M
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We went here during our stay in Castiglion Fiorentino, which is a half hour way. Cortona is a gorgeous town and this restaurant is in the heart of it. Not only is the location perfect, but the so was the food and the service. After...More

1  Thank conabster
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We were lucky last week on a saturday in Cortona. There were two of the four places available on the cosy terrace at Preludio. The reception by the very friendly waiter was great, prosecco and amuses, we loved it! Then the ordered food, very nice,...More

Thank Willem H
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We loved every part of Il Preludio. All the food was amazing, with special credits to the homemade tiramisu. The service was very warm and detailled. And the atmosphere is very calm and relaxing. If we ever return to Cortona we won't hesitate to repeat!

Thank Dieter V
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Hi yes there are taxis we booked them through our hotel or try FRANCESCO +393450559815 FILIPO +393477809768 ENZO+393358196313 We were in a wedding party these were the drivers we all used hope this helps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Guelfa 11, 52044, Cortona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Arezzo  >  Cortona
  • Phone Number: +39 0575 630104
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