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Cardinal Bar


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Brunch
Italian, Bar, Pub, Mediterranean
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

We found this place as we were walking near the cathedral and duomo in Parma. We sat outside and enjoyed a lovely lunch. We had a charcuterie platter with Parma Ham and Parmesan cheese. Perfect for this city!! Yum!! We also had a nice salad...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank kimmysue42
Reviewed December 11, 2017

Popped into this tiny cafe on the off chance of a meal which our host was pleased to deliver & washed down with a superb bottle of wine

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank garywalshe2016
Reviewed October 29, 2017

A lovely bar/restaurant just round the cathedral. Perfect location! Small but lovely seating al fresco outside or inside. They do a fabulous platter of delicious Parma Ham with a generous slice of parmesan cheese. Te ravioli were pretty good too. Friendly and attentive staff, lovely...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Calypso050
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

At first sight this place does not look like much but it sure has a lot to offer! The service is great and friendly, the level of English is good and the food is excellent :-)

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank bammer123
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

Very good food between lunch and dinner when almost all restaurants are closed. Choose Piatto di Prosciuto di Parma e Parmegiano :)

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank andreis926
Reviewed December 24, 2016

Good food and pleasant staff. The location next to the Piazza Duomo makes it for a great location to stop for a bite to eat or a sip of coffee after visiting the duomo. Good Italian food, not a very big menu, but authentic for...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Carmen B
Reviewed September 30, 2016

We stopped in Parma on our way to Corregio to experience the three "P's" of Italy: Parma ham, Parmesan (cheese) and Pasta! We sat outside at this restaurant to have lunch. We ordered one plate of Parma ham (prosciutto) and one plate of mixed hams....More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Lynn M
Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

We had a fabulous lunch at this unassuming little gem. The mixed salumi plate was delicious and very reasonable. The house white was a perfect accompaniment. Great little place and excellent service.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank TravellerfromOz08
Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

We stopped by for some lunch whilst exploring Parma The service was very nice and relaxed and we had lovely pasta and ciabatta with ham Very close to cathedral and very peaceful location

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Rosiebuckley
Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

Tiny gem near the Baptistary. Fantastic wine, cheese and of course Parma. Try the sparkling red wine! Sit outside and soak up the warm evening in the centre of this charming little city.

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank EmandDee
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