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Trattoria La Bussola

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Annibale Barca, 88841 Le Castella, Isola di Capo Rizzuto, Italy
+39 329 276 9164
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Fresh local products prepared well. The pasta was very delicious and homemade. The staff was very friendly.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2014 via mobile

Went on trip advisers advice and should be a must for any visitor visiting Le Castella. It might be worth taking a phrase book as English is limited. Set menus for 4 including 1litre of natural wine and a beer and water110 euros. Food all freshly prepared and we were made to fell really welcome. Only fish on the menu... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2014 via mobile

Very good restaurant. In a little seaside town, doing things a little different to the rest of the touristy and seaside offerings in La Castella. We had appetisers and then a main (secondo) and wine which came to €55 total for 2, no menu or prices as mentioned by other receivers. it's not expensive nor excessively cheap. Definitely the best... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2013 via mobile

We went twice in a few days. Quite incredible food. No menu and no need as it's what came off the boat in the morning. Multiple anti pasti. Pasta courses then fish semi fredo and fennel liquor. If I lived in Calabria I would go every day !! Oh and it's cheap a chips.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2013

My husband and I stopped by this restaurant attracted by good reviews on trip advisor. The place is nice and clean, very traditional and warm. However, there is something that I hate when you go to these kind of places: there is no menu with prices since the excuse is "we tell you what we can offer on the basis... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Annibale Barca, 88841 Le Castella, Isola di Capo Rizzuto, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Calabria  >  Province of Crotone  >  Isola di Capo Rizzuto  >  Le Castella
  • Phone Number: +39 329 276 9164
Description
Only fresh fish and top quality directly from our boats.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?