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Piazza Partigiani, 1, Cernobbio, Italy
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Katia and Mirko are wonderful and make my daily stop for "cappuccino con cacao" a treat...even when I choose to drink it at the wrong hours according to local opinion. It is a wonderful warm environment and their sweets are fabulous.

Thank Anita87506
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

This lovely obliging coffee shop is a sensation. It has friendly and interesting staff who are always helpful and truly trying to make out Italian experience the best it could be. Delicious snacks; the best cappuccino and expresso we have ever had the pleasure to have.

Thank Tim W
Brisbane, Australia
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Our favourite pitstop for a cafe. Lovely warm, welcoming service and top notch coffee. Looked forward to it each and every morning

Thank Georgia H
New York City, New York
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486 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 215 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The locals come from the bank and local shoppes. The word most heard in this tiny coffee shoppe is Ciao! The second most heard word is Grazie!. If you want to pretend you are Italian - order in Italian and stand aside. There is only room for 10 people max but you will enjoy fabulous coffee at non-NYC pricing. Don't... More 

Thank Stylelust
Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We visited L'Espressino, one afternoon after a big day out on the lake. Very friendly, English spoken. A must visit if you like a great coffee.

Thank Tony M
Shipton under Wychwood, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Make sure you pop in here for great coffee and pastries and mix with the locals if you are in the area. It is located right on the main street so you can't really miss it, we were staying in Moltrasio which is the next village on the lake and we strolled down into Cernobbio for a mid morning coffee... More 

Thank Odie1kenobe
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I drink espresso everyday. Most of the time in quads. On my way back to the Ville d' Este, I stopped at L Espressino and had a fantastic espresso experience with the locals. Making plans for next visit tomorrow!

Thank TRBar
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

If you are ever in Cernobbio, or any area around Lake Como, please spare a few minutes to have a cup of coffee and some pastries. I almost did not have my breakfast there because there were no chairs, but the smell of coffee was really good. Had an espresso and my wife had a cup of cappuccino. A couple... More 

Thank Fadhlan21
Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

Wonderful coffee, delightful staff, lovely gifts to take gome...and lots of fast moving Cerrobinnians who were fun and friendly.

Thank Happytravelers19348
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

L'Espressino is our place of choice for our daily caffeine kick start to the day. The coffee is the best in Cernobbio and has some of the best confectionary gifts for your loved one. Although expensive the Easter eggs were works of art. L'Espressino was opened about 18 months ago and the decor is still fresh in it's design. Anyone... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Partigiani, 1, Cernobbio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Cernobbio

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?