Museo dell'Accademia Etrusca
The plain facade of 13th-century Palazzo Casali was added to the original building in the 17th century. Inside, this fascinating museum...
Little is left of the original Romanesque character of Cortona's cathedral, rebuilt several times in a less-than-felicitous fashion....
Caffè degli Artisti
This vintage cafe on Cortona's pedestrian main street is wonderful for mellowing out over an aromatic pot of white, black or green leaf...
Taverna Pane e Vino
Simple seasonal dishes are the trademark of this vaulted cellar, a hot spot with local bon vivants who come here to indulge in their...
Via Ghibellina 17 · interesting places nearby
La Bucaccia information
Cortona's finest address, this gourmet gem is at home in the old medieval stable of a Renaissance palazzo. Cuisine is Tuscan and Cortonese – much meat and handmade pasta (chestnut ravioli!) – and the cheese course is superb, thanks to owner Romano Magi who ripens his own. Reservations essential.
Dedicated gourmets won't be able to resist the six pecorino types to taste with fruit sauces, salsas and honeys.