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The Shop that Keeps on Giving

As part of a food and wine tour, one of our stops was La Cambusa. Hostess Rosario and her daughter... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
redeco
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Warren, Massachusetts
Great shop and owner

We were taken to this shop on a walk around Stresa,we don't usually go on these but were gladthat... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2018
olddutch2018
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed September 5, 2015

La Cambusa is a wonderful wine and deli in the centre of Stresa, nestled on one of the alleyways behind the main street. Rosaria has been running this deceptively large shop for over 50 years and is still going strong. An amazing selection of fine...More

3  Thank S L
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

We had a bad experience in this shop. The seller screwed up us, she gave the change back wrong and she tried to do it twice! The sellers seems friendly but take care of your money!!

3  Thank Adrienn K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As part of a food and wine tour, one of our stops was La Cambusa. Hostess Rosario and her daughter helped us through a tasting of several wines, olive oils, truffle spread, and balsamic vinegar. The tasting was interesting, and infused with recipes and cooking...More

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Reviewed August 10, 2018

We were taken to this shop on a walk around Stresa,we don't usually go on these but were gladthat we did this time. The owner Rosaria is a delight, we all had a tasting session, and she gave lots of information and ideas of how...More

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Reviewed August 7, 2018

We went on a walking tour of Stresa with the Tui rep and finished off in La Cambusa - what a brilliant little place. Very deceptive from the outside and much bigger than it looks. It's packed full of delights, and although I bought some,...More

Thank holidaylover224
Reviewed July 21, 2018

The owner and daughter will educate you on any wine. A friendly store. The balsamic vinegar is extra-ordinary. I bought three bags of bruschette and wished I had bought more. It was fresh and a good gift to bring home.

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Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

I was here in 2010 when I first visited La Cambusa with a bus tour. During our visit the store owner did a presentation with oil and balsamic vinegar. Needles to say I bought a bottle and my only regret is that I didn’t buy...More

Thank Joe317
Reviewed June 13, 2018

U can buy it all here. Wines, spirits, knick knacks. Hundreds of bottles of wine to choose from. Very friendly and knowledgeable owners I brought a couple to take home In the centre of town where all the restaurants are located Definitely worth a visit

Thank leanneandtony
Reviewed June 13, 2018

Great selection of wine with many in verticals (2009,2010,2014,2015) and distilled spirits. Lemoncello, candy and pastas.

Thank 114JoeM
Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

Really fine wine shop. Wines from all over Italy are available. The family owners have vast knowledge of Italian wines and will help with selections. Wine tasting events are always available. Great spot to have fun while shopping.

Thank 708stephenc
Reviewed January 30, 2018

Looking at La Cambusa from the outside and just inside the shop, it looks disturbingly like a tourist souvenir trap with pasta, dried porcini and olive oil. But there is so much more to it. I had during out stay in Stesa developed a taste...More

Thank LarsDane
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

The spice bag called bruschetta is wonderful, you just add it into any food, and it adds its flavour. The staff, the owners are very professional to help you choose olive oil or balsamic vinegar or wine for your taste and budget. This is a...More

Thank piriot
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I, I believe they do with the exception of any items not importable or banned due to our hysterical FDA
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Their email is enotecalacambusa - gmail
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