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La Cambusa

P.zza Martiri Liberta, 23829 Varenna, Italy
+39 0341 815229
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good19%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible16%
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“lunch” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (2 reviews)
“boat” (2 reviews)
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P.zza Martiri Liberta, 23829 Varenna, Italy
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Had little time in Varenna so chose this cafe because of its location on the keyside for the ferry. The coffee was like instant, which is like an insult to Italians who are renown for the quality of their coffee. Snack was tasteless and served...More

Thank Paul S
BarLaCambusa, Owner at La Cambusa, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

After reading this review we are sure to affirm that the cafe you visited is not our business. We are not on the keyside for the ferry. Please, Mr Paul, we ask you to give your review to the place you visited. Thank you

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Arriving into Varenna by train and sorting our accommodation out etc left us hot and bothered and not keen on going out to find somewhere to eat. While my wife stayed behind in the room I left to find some food to bring back, I...More

Thank Axle_Twix
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Wanted a little lunch to go while we village hopped on the boat back to Como. Right next to the dock and the sandwiches we bought were tasty and made quickly. 4 stars for being exactly what we wanted at the moment.

Thank CJunker
Reviewed 13 August 2016

At the end of a long day, we just wanted something sweet. This place was so nice to let us occupy a table of our choice, knowing that we were only going to order ice cream. They didn't rush us, and we loved watching the...More

Thank annarc6
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Large (0.4L) draft Italian beer 2.8€ - ideal whilst waiting for the boat. Very handy location in the harbour from where you can get various ferries and boats across the lake.

Thank NorthWalesKath
Reviewed 13 May 2016

We only stopped in this place to get some ice cream that they call "Baccio" it was deliciously prepared and we enjoyed this place since it was quiet, prices seemed ok and it was clean as we could see. (visited 2015)

Thank bryanmantezoni
Reviewed 5 October 2015

We stayed in an apartment above La Cambusa. so this cafe/ bar was our first stop and the service and friendliness was great. We enjoyed heading down with our coffee cups in the morning to grab an expresso "to go" and after a day out...More

2  Thank Deejay2012
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Im usually afraid to order something that says 'American' on it, but I was super hundry one morning after I got off the ferry from Menaggio to catch a train to Milan. The menu wasnt expensive, and the American breakfast looked pretty good. Turns put...More

Thank KittyMartini
Reviewed 15 July 2015

Came in here for our first lunch in Varenna and our best option was pizza. The service was polite and our food lovely although my Americana pizza had bacon and chips on it. Not really sure what was going on there.

Thank SteveS1970
Reviewed 19 March 2015

Try the desserts, they are really nice!! The cheesecake was a delicious surprise!! And the staff are very friendly too :))

Thank Bárbara V
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Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: P.zza Martiri Liberta, 23829 Varenna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Varenna
  • Phone Number: +39 0341 815229
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