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Vizi et Sfizi

$$ - $$$
Italian, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
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Via Guglielmo Marconi 35, 28822 Cannobio, Italy
+39 0323 70626
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Basel, Switzerland
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

This place may look like a wine-bar, but the food is really nice. We were a family of six, so I got to sample quite a few starters and main courses. I had a salmon starter (see picture), and beef tartar - both were great, as was the wine we had with the food. The inside of the restaurant is... More 

Thank TokePetersen
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Away from the lake promenade this Restaurant is a real pearl. Great food! Nice staff! Awesome interior! Loved it!

Thank Yvette P
Canton of Basel, Switzerland
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132 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

Have been here a couple of times for lunch and never disappointed. Good food, friendly service and interesting wine list. Today, enjoyed perfectly-prepared, al dente spaghetti with black truffles accompanied by a lovely red from Puglia. Am surprised by the negative reviews - as locals, we've only had positive experiences here.

Thank Louise H
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

We don't understand the bad comments below. Really good food, best pizza of our holiday and a delicious Salad. The staff was friendly en the location was perfect.

Thank Liselot K
Galway, Ireland
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55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Had a couple of drinks outside Vizi e Sfizi, under the atmospheric colonnade alongside the tiny street fronting the winebar. The service couldn't have been more attentive or friendly with plenty of staff eager to please. With each drink came gratis, a large starter of fruit, cured ham and a variety of bread and bread sticks. All in all, great... More 

Thank Nicholas22
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016

Have to say the service here was excellent, staff attentive and very prompt. Food was good quality and value.

Thank David H
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Really poor quality food with disinterested service. No wine list so ended up paying 8 euro a glass for substandard and tiny glasses of wine. Location is lovely but there are far better restaurants in Cannobio with better surroundings. Really wish I'd read the bad reviews on here first as they are all accurate! Avoid!

1 Thank Leanne M
Fellbach, Germany
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016

Couldn't get a table at our favorite restaurant, so we tried this. Nice venue, seemed attractive. We just had a salad and a burger. The salad was just a salad. The bread came in a plastic bag that was thrown nonchalantly on the table. The burger was barely edible, the fries were not, the price for it was high. As... More 

2 Thank ppr5
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173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Tired of pasta, pizza etc we just fancied a nice salad for lunch and we were quite impressed with the choice here. We chose a lovely combination of lettuce, tomato, bacon, potato, croutons and oranges. It was so nice I've been replicating it at home myself. The restaurant is very modern and inviting but we ate outside in the shady... More 

Thank pettirosso
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2016

Rather disinterested waiters, more interested in what's happening in the street and the ladies. Service was a necessary evil, rather than part of a pleasurable dining experience. Food was nothing more than average, hence we didn't return.

1 Thank AllanLondon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Guglielmo Marconi 35, 28822 Cannobio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Cannobio
  • Phone Number: +39 0323 70626

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