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La Canfora

Corso Belvedere 127, 28823 Ghiffa, Italy
+39 0323 59402
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good42%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
1 week ago
6 Sep 2018
“Wonderful evening”
Closed Now
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Corso Belvedere 127, 28823 Ghiffa, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here on three occasions during a ten day visit to Ghiffa. The food was amazing and service was simply first class. Try the Tagliotelli with Mussels and Clams, it is quite simply fantastic. The restaraunt takes obvious pride in its service. Well worth...More

Thank FrankandJules
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Fabulous dinner, outstanding service. Outstanding value. Spent 2 1/2 hours there while dining al fresco. Could not have been more pleased.

Thank Paradise707847
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Nice terrasse in Ghiffa opposite to the Ghiffa hotel. Traditional Italian cuisine and good see food. No luxury but real good food at reasonable price and great service. Took grilled calamari which was very good and pasta vongole .

Thank Jean-Paul H
Reviewed 29 June 2018

After visiting this nicely located restaurant (with a big terrace) again after 2011, I must say: they were able to keep it up on that high level. Basically it's a simple restaurant ... but: the food choices and especially the preparartion/presentation is just great. Personnel...More

Thank Don_Pedro_CH
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Very simple place. Very good fish, fresh and tasty. Good prices. Side dishes were not great but overall great meal.

Thank Karo_Travel_Affair
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

The carpaccio combo with sweet onion and aioli cream is out of this world. The gnocchi in calamar ink and swordfish is also amazing

Thank Carlos M
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant serves nice cozy meals with good Italian quality, accompanied with good wine. It was the best restaurant we visited in Ghiffa, with good service and great atmosphere. You can enjoy lake view if seated at the terrace table. Highly recommended.

Thank Taavi E
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Very nice place close to the lake with delicious meat and fish dishes. I also recommend the homemade pasta and starters. Stuff was very friendly and competent Had a great dinner and will come back one day

Thank Mathias1971
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is nicely located next to the street and close to the lake. It's a bit elevated though, so that it's neither loud nor uncomfy but actually pretty cosy. The staff is attentive and friendly, which creates a really nice dinner atmosphere. The food...More

1  Thank Andreas V
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Ate there twice. Highly recommended. Seafood specialist but also classic pasta dishes to choose from. Sits on the hill with beautiful views over the lake. Highly recommended

Thank Red N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Belvedere 127, 28823 Ghiffa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Ghiffa
  • Phone Number: +39 0323 59402
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