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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 1 November 2018
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 10 August 2018
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank redeco
Reviewed 10 August 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

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 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

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank holidaylover224
Reviewed 22 July 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.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lextraveler_7
Reviewed 16 June 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

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Joe317
Reviewed 14 June 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

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank leanneandtony
Reviewed 13 June 2018

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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 114JoeM
Reviewed 30 May 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.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 708stephenc
Reviewed 30 January 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

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank LarsDane
Reviewed 7 November 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

Date of experience: September 2017
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12 March 2017|
Response from fjfisher601 | Reviewed this property |
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