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La Cambusa

P.zza Martiri Liberta, 23829 Varenna, Italy
0341 815229
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Ranked #28 of 30 Restaurants in Varenna
Cuisines: Ice Cream
Most recent review
- Sep 15, 2013
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Stirlingshire, Scotland
Top Contributor
152 reviews 152 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Ok for a beer if you are waiting for the ferry, but this place, tucked to the side of the Olivedo Hotel, lacks any atmosphere. There is live music here some nights, the volume drowns out the whole vicinity, forcing you to walk further away. We had ice cream here too, and thought that it was overpriced compared with other... More

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Waikerie, Australia
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

Waiting for ferry decided to have a coffee here! Big mouth, tacky and rude lady should not assume that tourists do not understand Italian! Do yourself a favour and go somewhere else. Waste of time and money. Service horrible, coffee really bad!

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Monterey, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2012

Now many of you world travelers who have traveled to Italy know that there are gelato shops everywhere tourists are to be found, with many, many flavors to choose from. The flavors are often are elaborately displayed but often the taste does not match the appeal of the shop. I have to tell the world that I found the most... More

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