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All 30 Chiavenna Restaurants

Al Cenacolo

Via Carlo Pedretti 16, 23022 Chiavenna, Italy
034332123
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Ranked #6 of 30 Restaurants in Chiavenna
Price range: $24 - $30
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations

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  • English first
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English first
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

This was a superb place with gracious attentive owner and local yet gourmet choices cooked to order- or slow cooked hours earlier. House red was a reserve ; braseola was extraordinary and the truffle and fungi pasta.. Oh my! We were 6 hearty eaters from various parts of the US. And the place was slick and sophisticated with modern art... More 

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Austin, TX
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

We were staying on Lake Como and made a day trip to Chiavenna. What a wonderful day we had, most notably for our decision to dine at Al Cenacolo. The setting was beautiful, small and quaint inside and the service was outstanding. There is a €3 cover per person, but it includes a wonderful assortment of fresh breads, cured salami... More 

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Ascot, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We’d wanted to visit Al Cenacolo for a while after the recommendation in Fred Plotkin’s excellent book “Italy for the gourmet traveller” (high recommended). We finally managed to get there recently for lunch after driving over from Varenna. It was well worth the wait as the food on offer is truly superb. It’s a great place to try out local... More 

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Milan, Italy
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012

Would recommend it to anyone wanting an amazing evening with amazing, local food! Extensive, local wine list, very friendly staff, very nice experience!

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Chiavenna, Italy
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

I'm from Chiavenna and every time I feel like enjoying something really typical from our area, I know where to go. This restaurant is just the best choice you can do. It is simple and discrete, not too much luxury... The menu offered includes all the local specialities, but what it is really special about this place, is that everything... More 

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Europe
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012 via mobile

Ask for recommendations from the menu and you will be served local specialties with an ambitious and delicious touch. As a good example of this - the recommended wine is the house wine on caraffe, which is definitely not cheap and certainly a really good red wine.

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Zürich
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53 reviews 53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2010

Cenacolo is my favorite Restaurant in Chiavenna on rainy days. It offers the typical specialities of the region, in high quality. Ask for Stinco, 5P ... The Terace above river Mera is very nice. Not Cheap.

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Additional Information about Al Cenacolo

Address: Via Carlo Pedretti 16, 23022 Chiavenna, Italy
Phone Number: 034332123
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Sondrio  >  Chiavenna
Average Prices: USD 24 - 30
Cuisine: Italian

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