People ask 'what is cicchetti?'
At Basso, cicchetti is snack food with style - cured meats and salumi, rare imported cheeses, homemade roasted peppers, marinated long-stem Italian artichokes, olives and much, much more, all served with crusty bread and combined in ways that bring new meaning to 'small plates'.
Our philosophy is to let you decide what goes on the plate, we will prepare it for you in typical Basso style with ample portions and beautiful presentations.
Wine is an important part of the Basso experience so all our wines are selected for quality first and foremost, with an emphasis on old world producers and varietals.
Our wine list changes regularly so that we can bring interesting new selections to our customers. You may find Barbera, Nebbiolo, Primitivo, Tempranillo, Garganega and Jacquere as well as more common varietals such as Sangiovese, Cabernet and Chardonnay.
Nearly all of our wines are offered by-the-glass, allowing you to explore and discover new favorites.
You will find only the best specialty foods at Basso market. Our suppliers import the finest regional specialties from Italy and Spain and we pass them on to you. Basso stocks olive oils, pastas, condiments, fish, sauces, bread products and more. All of our meats and cheeses are also available to-go.
Address: 300C Main St, Greenport, NY 11944
(in Sterling Square facing Bay Ave)
Monday - Wednesday: Closed