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Il Cantuccio

Via Dante Alighieri 32, 22031 Albavilla, Italy
+39 031 628736
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“hidden gem” (3 reviews)
“wine list” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Via Dante Alighieri 32, 22031 Albavilla, Italy
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Had dinner in June, food was great, very fresh, although menu is rather limited. Somehow overpriced, especially the wines, I recommend to go for the experience, but I wouldn't rush back.

Thank giovanniarnaboldi
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Always very good, with a touch of real gentleman. Refined dishes and presented in a flawlessly way. WINES & Service @ the Top. Thank you again. Maxbugatti.

Thank Massimo B
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Very good restaurant for plates & service. Chef Elli & Staff always with smtg new. First class food and Wines. IF you are near ALBAVILLA You can’t miss this Restaurant. THANKS to All of You. Maxbugatti.

Thank Massimo B
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

I have been fortunate to experience some lovely restaurants in my life, all over the world, and without doubt this is amongst the very best. Situated in a small town, this charming restaurant serves the highest quality dishes, and world class wines. The ambience of...More

Thank Glenn P
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Fresh Italian. One of the tastiest experience ever. The chef is soooo welcoming and the staff is is professional and helpful

Thank Assia R
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This restaurant offered the best food we ate in Italy (We visited Rome, Tuscany, Florence, Venice, and Como). Albavilla is just outside of Como. The food was outstanding, the service was impeccable, and the staff was excellent. It will be very difficult for you to...More

Thank Nmena
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

From the start to finish, this quaint hidden gem is a must see! The warm feeling of Italy as soon as you hit the door, I was greeted by friendly staff and the Chef! Very pleasant and accommodating! Immediatly, I was served a little starter...sent...More

Thank Sybil127
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Chef Mauro's food is a piece on heaven for foodies! The food is always a pleasure , same with the small yet very well served restaurant. It is worth the trip! We go there once a year when we come to Cernobbio in August.

Thank Maria G
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

By far the best quality of food, the best service and the best wines and on top of this a very fair price. Many thanks for this fantastic meal.

Thank FixatorJ
Reviewed 9 December 2016

welcoming and impeccable service environment. we were literally pampered by the chef Mauro Elli and by the service employees

Thank Maurizio O
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Dante Alighieri 32, 22031 Albavilla, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Como  >  Albavilla
  • Phone Number: +39 031 628736
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