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Trattoria Dardano

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24 Via Dardano, 52044, Cortona, Italy
+39 0575 601944
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Today
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
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Tampa, Florida
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was recommended this as "the" place to eat in the charming old city of Cortona! And it did not disappoint. My pasta special with wild boar was so unique and delicious. My family all thoroughly enjoyed their hot and fresh dishes and the service was outstanding. The proprietor Paolo and his staff make you feel like family the moment you... More 

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Thank Andy H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were referred by the family we were renting from. They said it was the place they went for traditional local food. It was friendly, homey & very good . Also reasonably priced!

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Thank Shirley Q
Flemington, New Jersey
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was initially turned off when I walked past here at lunch and saw a tour bus group. But several late evening walks passed it and noticing the local crowd intrigued me. I was not disappointed, the wild boar and house wine was perfect and a great value. I placed it mid-range since the food is not of the cheap... More 

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Thank William S
Tampa, Florida
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Both times I've been to Cortona, this is my first stop! For lunch or dinner, Trattoria Dardano has outstanding simple, authentic Tuscan cuisine. While Paolo (the wonderful owner) specializes in fresh grilled meats and vegetables, you cannot leave without trying his AMAZING homemade panna cotta (get the berry topping) I get one every day I'm in town!

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Thank Elizabeth C
Carlsbad, California
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

We ate lunch here and were very satisfied. This place was still busy during the slow season. It has a very local/family feel to it. The food was excellent, the house wine was great, and the price was very reasonable.

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Thank sean k
Sarasota, Florida
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133 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

We had read about this restaurant and we were able to get in without a reservation for lunch. All of the tables wee occupied. The food was delicious and the service was good.

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Thank ZeebruggeExplorer
Miami, Florida
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Really good food and ambiance! First time we ate here and enjoyed both the food and the service. If you can get a reservation.

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Thank Amrojas
Morgan Hill, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We walked around looking where we wanted to eat dinner and the restaurant was very busy, while the others nearby did not seem to be very busy, so we put our name in for a table, which they said would be about 20minutes. We walked around enjoying the night air and came back, since the table was not quite ready... More 

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Thank Gaylene A
Prague, Czech Republic
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

We very much enjoyed our dinner in Dardano restaurant. The taste was great and the prices were fair. I particularly recommend pasta with mushrooms and truffle. Also steaks are great!

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Thank 62Pavel
Thiviers, France
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Every time we visit Cortona we make a bee-line for Dardano's and have never been disappointed with the quality of their food or their friendly welcome. We look forward to our next visit next year!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Via Dardano, 52044, Cortona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Arezzo  >  Cortona
  • Phone Number: +39 0575 601944

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?