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Ristorante El Comanchero

Loc. Piazzanella 247/a, Cortona, Italy
+39 0575 601214
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (3 reviews)
“the owner” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
Loc. Piazzanella 247/a, Cortona, Italy
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Outside of Cortona on a windy road! We were looking for this restaurant and took google maps. We kept thinking “this can’t be right”! Kept going up and up and luckily didn’t meet a car coming down; road is very narrow. It to a place...More

Thank Vlk-707
Reviewed 7 December 2017

You need to ask the locals to find this unique restaurant. The owner dresses like a cowboy with beautiful owls that he shows to customers. The food is magnificent and I have never has Florentine steak THIS good!! In fact everything else was simply great...

Thank Winardi1
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I'm actuall surprised this restaurant is even on TripAdvisor. If you are fortunate enough to find this place you are in for a meal of a lifetime. It's a family affair at this amazing little hideaway. Known for their meat dishes, the true authenticity of...More

Thank gossack
Reviewed 19 April 2017

El Commenchero's is a great place to enjoy trueTuscan food. We have been often, usually as part of a large group- Boxing Day, festas or gatherings to celebrate birthdays or other events and always we have had a marvellous experience. First the food- Excellent and...More

Thank Rowan R
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is secretly located, usually catering to those expert locals that have come to know about it by word of mouth. The owner is a charismatic gentleman as well as an experienced adventurer with a cowboy dresscode. The meat quality is among the best...More

Thank AlessioBariviera
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Great food, views, and service. We had eat here twice and had a wonderful time and dinning experience. If I could give it 6 stars I would.

Thank David B
Reviewed 27 January 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is great. If you visit Cortona and want delicious TUSCAN food with a whole new twist then this is the place to go! As the restaurant filled it became one big, happy party. They certainly know how to cook and have fun. Huge...More

Thank Tpoppi47
Reviewed 24 September 2013

My daughter lived in Cortona and recommended this restaurant. She said it was the best meal she had in Italy . . . How could a Wild West themed restaurant in Tuscany possibly do that? Well she was right! This family owned restaurant has the...More

2  Thank Runningen
Reviewed 14 February 2013

There are many authentically Tuscan experiences, but there's only one El Comanchero! We didn't even find it the first 2 years we came because it's truly a local's place. We visit Cortona 2-3 times a year and this is our First Night restaurant on every...More

1  Thank BellaDOCG
Reviewed 8 January 2013

We travel to Cortona 2 to 3 times a year, and when we return the very first restaurant we visit is Comanchero. Nestled outside the main walls, it is well worth the short ride down to the Locanda Piazzanella 10 where it is located about...More

Thank Frank_Martin_3rd
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Loc. Piazzanella 247/a, Cortona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Arezzo  >  Cortona
  • Phone Number: +39 0575 601214
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Ristorante in stile american saloon, completamente in legno, arredato con la passione dei proprietari, ovvero l'era degli Indiani e i Cowboys ecc... Ambiente grande all'interno, e dotato di 2 splendide terrazze panoramiche all'esterno per il periodo estivo. Specializzati nella cucina tipica toscana, con aggiunta di alcuni piatti speciali, su tutti la carne di Bisonte, e segreto di Bellota, e cultori della Bistecca. Il proprietario, Franco, ...personaggio da conoscere. NB.gradita e consigliata la prenotazione
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