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We visited the restaurant 24.08 in the evening. We came without prenotazione and were given a very nice table-thanks for that. The raw fish starter was fine, my risotto was decent, but the frittura of prawns and squids tasted strange -the prawns were ok but...the squid was really bland and tough as if it was frozen or overcooked. We expected something fresher and tastier for 16 euros...and we expected more from the restaurant with so many good reviews.More
For us this was the perfect place to stay because it's a bit removed from the busy coast. The hotel has a shuttle that brings you to the beach. We had a car so could make various trips in the beautiful area. The hotel personal...does really everything to make your stay the best possible. We ate every night in the restaurant which was excellent. Everything is organised very well, hotel is clean and comfortable.I would deffeengtely go back if I'm in that area again!More
We were very satisfied with all services: nice outdoor ambient with sunset view, excellent sea food, white wine “Mon Amoure”, ice cream Tartufo (classic and pistacio) and nice and kind staff servicing us all evening.
We stayed here for a week in May and had a very enjoyable stay .The staff were very helpful and all had good English .The food was excellent ; we ate in the restaurant four evenings. There was a shuttle bus to the beach and...into Tropea in the evening
The rooms were very spacious and everywhere was spotless. There is a lovely swimming pool and seating area.
Tony was so helpful and could organize excursions if you had not got a car .Capo Vaticano is very beautiful .we had a lovely time .Would recommend if in the area .More
Date of visit: May 2018
Tonycristian G, Direttore at Degusteria La Bussola, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018
Dear Mary& Sean!
Thank you very much for taking a time to write this feedback! We are happy that you had a nice stay and your experience at our Hotel was positive! We wish you to have a good summer and send our best greetings...More
We ordered risotto and calbrese pasta, both were delicious. The only downside was as well as the other seafood the risotto just had one big prawn. The service charge is 2e per person but included delicious brushetta and bread.More
Date of visit: September 2017
Tonycristian G, Direttore at Degusteria La Bussola, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017
thank you so much for your feedback. We are so glad tha you enojed our food.
Apologize if in your plate there was just one prawn, you could ask fo others, we wouldn't no problem to give you more!
The service charge is...More
We visited this place twice during our stay in Capo Vaticano and were very pleased. The setting is nice (especially if seated outside, the inside feels a bit industrial) and the service is very professionnal. You feel that the waiters here have their job as...a career choice rather than a summer job. We had a few favourites among the dishes: the raw prawn starter was excellent, so was the tasting plate of red onions. The lamb chops were very disappointing, however the entrecôte (yes, I'm sorry after three weeks of seafood I wanted a change...) was one of the best I've ever had and the red wine we had with it was excellent too (28 eur Quattro something...). Really enjoyed this place and found it to be good value.More
Date of visit: September 2017
Tonycristian G, Direttore at Degusteria La Bussola, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017
Thank you so much for your beautiful review on the Trip Advisor.
I am delighted to know that your experience at La Bussola restaurant was so good. Your feedback means a lot to us.
I am glad to read that every element of...More
We ate at La Bussola this week during our family vacation. Great location and lovely staff with excellent service. The authenticity of the food (not to mention it was delicious) and staff is amazing! This restaurant is a MUST GO! Check this place out, you...will be glad you did.More
Date of visit: August 2017
Tonycristian G, Direttore at Degusteria La Bussola, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017
thank you so much for your feedback. We have been so glad to meet you. We hope to see you again.
Best regards from all of us
It is a restaurant in the hotel. Many tables. Friendly staff, but were all the time served by different people, so it felt strange. Food is good quality. Simply good food without any high expectations in creativity or taste experience. Ribeye stake was a very...big disappointment. Served with bones (!) and no stake knife was offered, so we had to struggle that not very juicy peace of meat with ordinary cutlery. One should eat Italian food in Italy))))
Parking is convenient.More