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“Superb food and friendly staff ”
Review of Cantinetta Caprese

Cantinetta Caprese
Ranked #1 of 9 Restaurants in Bissone
Certificate of Excellence
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: Cantinetta Caprese born from the passion of its founder for the Catering and the authentic cuisine of fresh fish from the South. Variety of dishes to feast cooked respecting ancient recipes handed down from generations to bring to the table the true flavor of the Sea. Cantinetta Caprese follows with care and love every detail: from preparation to Mise en place dishes, recreating the atmosphere of the local harmony and the scent of the South ... A paradise to enjoy in peace and be pampered by the sweet music Capri ... Excellent and inviting fresh fish dishes, delicious homemade cakes and can not miss the excellent pizza sourdough unique in Switzerland for his goodness, created by magic hands of our Master Pizzaiolo. We are happy to welcome you for lunch and for dinner .... To take care of you ... With taste and liking!
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We turned up as a family of 4 on a busy Saturday night. Despite having no reservation, the staff accommodated us quickly and without fuss. The quality of the food is outstanding. We loved the meal. The menu is extensive so take a little care and ask questions before ordering. Some of the starters are perfect for sharing, even amongst 4 people. Prices are a little expensive but not excessively so for the location. Give it a try and you won’t be disappointed!

Thank Andrew N
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

This restaurant was recommended by a staff member from our hotel. We loved it (other than one dish -branzino fish, which was very bland). The food was good, the waiters very nice and attentive.
Their menu is only in Italian and there's one waiter there who's English is decent enough to make it painless...
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Thank UdiKad
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

Didn’t know where to go; we thought about going to that place under the arches but something told us to stop here and good we did it!

We had a Diavola pizza (16.50) it was nice; the octopus soup was quite good (17.50); the baccala (stockfish) alla mediterranea was so “tomatosy” (24.50) and to end a Pastiera (Neapolitan tart, 8.50) it was so industrial tasted…

The place has a very summery ambiance. A good place to have a meal, abondant portions and the best, professional and polite waiting service.

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Thank Tualie
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

This unassuming restaurant on the shore of Lake Lugano was a very welcome find. The pissa was excellent and huge, my companions pasta dishes were delicious and the house wine was delicious. Acriss the road is Lake Lugano. Finally a meal with a view that is not a tourist trap!!

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Thank Peter S
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

My family and I went for Easter to cantinetta caprese as i suggested we could enjoy some tasty food all together.
We have been several times before and it was always very good.
The place has a big room inside and an outdoor terrace which is great during the summer.
We ordered some mussels as appetizer (they were plump and sauce lovely) and octopus with potatoes (good), then as mains we took lamb (as it was on the daily menu, good but a bit dry, i expected more), some pasta (amazing but slightly too much al dente) and a fish (very good). We took some dessers which were good but did not blow me away this time except for the caprese which is always tasty and soft.
Overall a wonderful meal even though for the price we paid (very high) I would have expected more especially from the lamb.
Service was friendly and the atmosphere nice too.

Thank Gabriele1989
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