Our story

With care, passion and the experience gained in over 40 years of restaurant business, the Modena family runs the Restaurant Guest-house Al Cardellino, situated in the center of Cisano just 5 minutes drive from Bardolino.

Here you can take a trip into the culinary culture of the Verona area of ​​Lake Garda and you can experience the flavors of the local raw materials that this beautiful area offers.

For many years Al Cardellino the choice of meat lovers  near Bardolino.Thanks to the warm welcoming and family atmosphere you will live a unique experience.

You can choose between the inside rooms (with a capacity up to 180 people) and the outside garden (with a capacity up to 100 people).

The professional service, friendly welcoming and the traditional cuisine characterized by local selected ingredients, the variety of meats are the main features appreciated by our customes.

We constantly improve our location in order to offer a family and refined environment.

Located under the restaurant, you will find the winery and our vinegar factory, where the precious condiment was born, protected from light and kept at cellar temperature for about 3 weeks. You will have the possibility to taste it and to buy it.

During summer you can eat outside in a large garden enjoying all the comforts that we offer you takingcare of each detail.

During your stay at Al Cardellino, you can relax while your children have fun in our kid’s playground in a dedicated part of the garden.

Entering the restaurant Al Cardellino, you will see the story of our family and you will find many incredible items that you probably have already seen sound you familliar.

Inside you will find incredible items such as a vintage Coca-Cola refrigerator, a huge barrel restored with a wine showcase inside, a juke-box and many others.

Which others? Come to discover them!