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Via Pietro da Cortona 29, 52044 Mercatale, Cortona, Italy
+39 0575 619029
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“cannelloni” (9 reviews)
“melon” (13 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean
££ - £££
Via Pietro da Cortona 29, 52044 Mercatale, Cortona, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a Well hidden gem. We went with our two kids age 2 and 4. There is No menu. Mimmi just cooks. We ended up with 4 dishes. All very delicious. The portions comes in sizes for kids. We felt very welcome and allmost...More

Thank Kristian N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I rented a villa in the local area for two weeks and we dined here twice. Lovely atmosphere supported by a great team and service. What is really nice about this restaurant is that there is no menu. On arrival you are...More

Thank keitharmstrong
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No menu, just a choice from what they are cooking that night. Friendly and warm service, we had a jug of local red wine, melon and wonderful local charcuterie, three pastas, my favourite was the one with mushrooms but the ravioli was great too. Tiramisu,...More

Thank garethc486
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Set in a beautiful country location. The chef / owner is a lovely gentle man who will bend over backwards to ensure you feel looked after. His English is very good. I had the Lasagna my wife the Cannelloni. The owners knowledge on local wine...More

Thank snocone1
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

This is a restaurant in the tiny town of Mercatale. There is no menu - you have options from whatever is being cooked that day. The service was very good - the good tasty but not outstanding. Important to note that they do not accept...More

Thank Barakf
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Family-style restaurant serving a set menu. The antipasti, particularly the melon, was outstanding. The pasta dishes were good, but I found the pasta cooked a bit beyond al dente. Lasagna was good, but nothing special. The noodles in fresh mushroom sauce were intensely flavored and...More

Thank TominZurich
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Our family and friends came for a wonderfull authentic Italian dinner. Served in traditional style there was a lot to eat and the food was magnificent Very quiet at this time of the year, on a weeknight we just thought maybe a little background music...More

Thank robin p
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We knew we had found a simple little gem when the wine list consisted of white red or rose . A lunch of the dishes of the day, simple, very tasty, and very good value. The highlight being a courgette and courgette flower tagliatelle which...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This was recommended to us by a friend some years ago, …. and since the first time we came to Umbrie, we went there each time we came to Italy, and we’ve never been disappointed. Located in the small town of Mercatale, almost in the...More

Thank ThierryD_2602
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Its hidden so you need to find it first but once there we were greeted by a lovely lady who encouraged us in despite it not being quite open! The kids wanted pizza and pizza wasn't on the menu but every thing on the plates...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$28 - US$56
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Pietro da Cortona 29, 52044 Mercatale, Cortona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Arezzo  >  Cortona  >  Mercatale
  • Phone Number: +39 0575 619029
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At Mimmi's you can taste delicious pasta dishes, roast meat cooked in a wood fired oven, meat grilled over an open fire, vegetables from our garden, "dolci della casa", accompanied by good wines. At Mimmi's you will find a friendly and expansive atmosphere and genuine Tuscan and Umbrian cookery. To avoid disappointment it is advisable to book a table. Mimmi also offers lessons in making her delicious pasta dishes.
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