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Corner Shop Sorrento

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Address: Via San Francesco, 21/23, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
Phone Number:
+39 081 878 3322
09:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 23:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

Corner shop is a shop on the way to the public garden, in there you can...

Corner shop is a shop on the way to the public garden, in there you can find a large selection of local and Italian wines, Italian champagne and our famous prosecco. Local extra-virgin oil olive cold pressed, plane and spices and large selection of balsamic vinegar from Modena from 1 month till 100 years old. Our limoncello production, you are welcome in our shop for a free taste of limoncello, cream of limoncello or melon. We hope you will come to visit us.

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Best place to buy limoncello

We have been here countless times and have brought all our American friends here to buy their limoncello. Gianni and his family are always so welcoming. They guarantee their... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 October 2016
Sessa Aurunca, Italy
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Broomall, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

The store assured us they ship to the US all the time with delivery within a few weeks. We then spent over two hours of our vacation making selections for family and friends. We never received the order. After weeks of effort on my part (UPS tracking, emails) and very little attention from the store, we were told there was... More 

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CornerShopSorrento, Proprietario at Corner Shop Sorrento, responded to this review

hello madam, we apologize for the incident even though it was not our fault because the parcel was blocked by the Customs to a control routines, they have the ability to block the package for a month to control although there is all documentation about, she was reimbursed for the incident so I do not understand all this malice against... More 

Sessa Aurunca, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We have been here countless times and have brought all our American friends here to buy their limoncello. Gianni and his family are always so welcoming. They guarantee their shipments , We live in Italy and our shipment got home before we did. They do have a website. He has just expanded his shop and it now includes a wine... More 

Thank rdespirito
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Went here and had samples or wine and limoncello. Shipped home and had great prices on wine and the limoncello. Do not buy by Tasso square with the high prices or shipping and product walk down the hill and bit and you will be happy with the savings. Owner was a very informative and so was his helper.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

The shop offers a variety of liquors, wine, cheese etc but carries the lemonchello made in Sorrento an probably the best. The owner (older) gentleman is the person to speak with as the middle age man is very condescending and has no patience for questions etc . It's obvious the older of the two is patienate about his business .

Thank stewcam7
East Amherst, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Very helpful to buy Limoncello to bring to the States. Knowledgeable on how much you can bring back without paying duty. Had pricing to ship back to States but decided to bring back in suitcase. She bubbled wrapped and even had plastic bottles available.

Thank Lynmarie M
San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

We happened on this friendly shop while looking for wines to ship home to the US. Giovanni and his father were so helpful and located the wines I needed and offered suggestions. Reasonable shipping rates also! Recommended in Rick Steves book and Giovanni even signed our book for us!! A friendly and good sport!

Thank 1ElizC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

We stopped in on a recent cruise to have some Limoncello & Balsamic Vinegars shipped back to the US. We ended up with a rather large order & picked up some Grappa as well. Carmine was helpful & patient as we made our selections. Then gave us an excellent recommendation for lunch at Tasso. When we arrived at the restaurant... More 

Thank Donna B
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We were disappointed in the wine shops on the main streets in Sorrento, with a limited choice and often with high prices for what was on offer. We were on our way back from the lift from the port when we found the Corner Shop and our luck turned. It is a fabulous and well-organised shop, with a very good... More 

Thank Phil M
Rockaway, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Very nice little wine shop, very helpful staff! Nice selection of wines and little food gifts to bring home. Glad we found this place!

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

We came across this shop while walking around Sorrento, eager to grab a bottle of wine for our overnight train ride from Napoli to Taormina, Sicily. I believe we were helped by the store owner who offered us some great suggestions. I wish we could have stayed longer and browsed a little more !

Thank nida s

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