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Il Bissone

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Via Francesco Pecorari 3 | Angolo Piazza Roma, 26100 Cremona, Italy
+39 0372 23953
11:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:45
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Tue - Sun 11:00 - 15:00
Tue - Sat 18:30 - 23:45
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived just before closing but were welcomed nevertheless. We started with risotto and went onto their recommended local delicacies. A half carafe of refreshing house wine helped round off the meal.

Thank David S
Piacenza, Italy
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115 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2016

I was with friends for lunch we had Marubini , quite good , both with a sauce or in broth It is also possible to have a Menu for 10 euro (1 first course and a dessert) but we did not know so we order an entrance , and the Marubini and the dessert .I had Crema Catalana regular nothing... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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643 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Cremona is a beautiful city in central Lombardy about a 1 1/2 hour train journey from Milano. Cremona is located on the River Po and is very famous for the magnificent stringed instruments manufactured here during the 17th and 18th Centuries and treasured the world over. Think Stradivarius. Think Amati. The other thing that Cremona is famous for is its... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 8 March 2014 via mobile

Il bissone is an ottima traditional restaurant in the heart of Cremona. Food is delicious, try the tagliatelle with sausage and wild mushroom and you won't regret it! Service is fast and price is reasonable!

Thank SIMODC87
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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59 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2013

My wife and I have been here to taste the typical cremonese tortelli di zucca al burro (kind of a pumpkin filled pasta with a butter sauce) and it was really delicious. The place and the atmosphere is very nice, my wife loved it. The secondos were very good, too, although there were just a few options (three or four).... More 

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71 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2011

The restaurant was packed during the MondoMusica festival, even early in the evening. The service was relaxed, yet attentive. Food was good and reasonably priced. We had tagliatelle with porcini mushrooms, risotto with porcini mushrooms, formaggio with mostarda and salad. The lovely waitress wasn't put off that we wanted the formaggio as an appetizer, which isn't normally when Italians eat... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:45
11:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:45
11:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:45
11:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:45
11:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Francesco Pecorari 3 | Angolo Piazza Roma, 26100 Cremona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Cremona  >  Cremona
  • Phone Number: +39 0372 23953

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