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Piazza Bellinzaghi 4, 22012 Cernobbio, Italy
+39 390 314 7824
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

A beautiful place to visit in the evening, the courtyard feels like a secret garden, hidden away and difficult to spot. A tranquil bar with nice wines and good service made it a highlight of our visit to Cernobbio.

Thank Andy S
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55 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Had a lunch there; caprese (average) and a pizza (also average). But the beer was cold and the view is awesome. They always serve pizzas, but at more regular hours serve other food.

Thank Michael W
New York
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Ate here twice. A good selection of salads if you want to eat lighter. Also some sandwiches. Only a few tables but other seating at couches. Staff does not speak much English but are extremely helpful and friendly

Santa Fe, New Mexico
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Lovely setting just outside the gates of Cernobbio. An unusual outdoor romantic Cocktail setting..ideal for North Americans who find that hard to find in Italy. The appetizers served with cocktails are fantastic. The setting romantic and comfortable.

Thank Anita87506
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Great place for a glass of wine in the afternoon. Impossible to get any service for dinner, so we had to walk out.

Thank Robin233
Portolla Valley, CA
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2014

We went with a group of 5 couples on a busy Sunday night. The outdoor seating in the piazza jammed, so we were seated in the upstairs dining room, which was very quiet, though the ambiance is quite nice. The food was excellent, especially the pizza and the home-made pasta, but our waiter was very stand-offish, to the point of... More 

Thank FredPV
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48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2014

Didn't get a chance toI eat at their caffe but we decided to buy some takeaways from their store and to have a picnic instead. Lovely pastas that were heated up on request. Also received plastic cutlery and cups to complete our picnic. So friendly too that we almost had to remind them to let us pay! Wish we had... More 

Thank SunayanaSasikumar
Moscow, Russia
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2014

A wonderful place to spend an evening over a glass of wine. The staff incl the owner as we understood are very nice and helpful, treating you to a franciacorta as an aperitivo. Very good selection of good Italian wine by glass and at reasonable prices, though they also have some pricey stuff. The place itself is very nicely situated,... More 

Thank Laura A
Houston, Texas
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2014

We stayed in the beautiful village of Cernobbio and appreciate the warmth and friendliness of its people. We dropped in La Piazzetta Cafè for breakfast one day and that was the most beautiful breakfast in Italy! First of all it was a wonderful surprise knowing that they use a Nespresso Coffee Machine…I love the taste of this coffee…I had an... More 

Knutsford, United Kingdom
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337 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 437 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2014

Lovely courtyard bar with a tiny meal of the day menu with about three choices but they are all wonderful, if not a little simple. The waitress is lovely and very friendly at the same time as speaking almost no English at all. Be prepared to be patient because the drinks do tend to take a while to arrive.

Thank Cookiemonster171

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Restaurant Details

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Italian, Cafe
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: Piazza Bellinzaghi 4, 22012 Cernobbio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Cernobbio
  • Phone Number: +39 390 314 7824

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