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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
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Via Ghibellina 17, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days 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 yesterday

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 3 days 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 yesterday

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 4 days 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 yesterday

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 5 days 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 6 days 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 yesterday

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 yesterday

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 1 week 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 yesterday

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.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were able to get the last table on Sunday evening. The food was excellent, too many choices on the menu. The owner is a charming man, welcoming everybody. The staff speaks very good English, the menu's are in English. The chef has daily specials...More

Thank VydraNL
La Bucaccia M, Proprietario at La Bucaccia, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear VydraNL, Thank you very much for your nice compliments. Your opinion is very important to us. Hope to see you soon at our place and if there is something that we can do to make your staying here always better, let us know! Best...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is fantastic, wait staff was very attentive and the owner provides fantastic "entertainment". Favorite restaurant of our 10 days in Italy!

Thank Amanda K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was very good, and there were a good number of choices for vegetarians. The staff are very friendly and all spoke English.

Thank William H
La Bucaccia M, Proprietario at La Bucaccia, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear William H, Thank you very much for your nice words! It was a pleasure to serve you. Hope to see you soon! 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, Cash Only, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
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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