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Caffe della Funicolare

Via Porta Dipinta 1, 24129 Bergamo, Italy
+39 035 210091
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“finger food” (2 reviews)
“bread” (5 reviews)
“polenta” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Bar, Cafe, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Via Porta Dipinta 1, 24129 Bergamo, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

i was tired and stopped for a pick me up Irish coffee and sat outside in the sun admiring the view. nice little cafe/restaurant, and i would defintiely go back there

Thank OCF781
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The old town was so busy, we couldn't find a place for lunch. We were starting to make our way back to the main town when we stumbled across this lovely welcoming place. The staff were very friendly and quickly found us a table. The...More

1  Thank cromwell-o
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here largely for the view and a bit of cake but the desserts looked almost as good as the view out of the window. Sensational presentation, worthy of a top restaurant. Went for the chocolate pudding (budina) and the apple and caramel, both accompanied...More

Thank beverleydave
Reviewed 19 November 2017

form the balcony there is a terrific view of the city. good service, nice coffee. next to the funicular

Thank PugliaExperience
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Featuring a toilet (quite useful feature in a touristic city with no public toilets!!!) and a splendid view of the lower city, the caffe also offers delicious cakes to go with the cappuccino. Friendly staff, ok prices.

Thank Octav P
Reviewed 12 October 2017

had several visits here for aperitifs over the years and yet again it never fails to disappoint. Fantastic views over Bergamo Bassa. good ranges of beers wines and spirits,staff are great too. Terrace isn¬t biggest so get there early to avoid disappointment,foods good too. well...More

Thank paulbmwbloke
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

A beautiful view, good coffee, polite staff. Recommended for a moment of rest before heading to Lower City.

Thank fdmarcin
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

What should be a great setting/view is ruined by an acrylic wall covered in peeling off plastic wrap. The pizzas are twice the price of those in some of the best restaurants in town and are not on a nice handmade base, instead it is...More

1  Thank oliviarsswebb
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 3 who visited for a late lunch today (2pm). Slow & terrible service. We ordered risotto, a burger & a panini. The main meals arrived slowly but one hour after we ordered my panini still hadn't arrived, then they brought...More

1  Thank CKeane
Reviewed 28 August 2017

The service can be on the slower side as they don't seem to have enough staff for the volume of seating available but if you are not in a hurry, it is worth giving this place a shot. The amount of nibbles/finger food that comes...More

Thank ReginaD25
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
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8:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Porta Dipinta 1, 24129 Bergamo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Bergamo  >  Bergamo
  • Phone Number: +39 035 210091
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