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Ristorante Frate

) #83 of 421 Restaurants in Como $$ - $$$ Italian, Soups
Via Bellinzona 160, 22100, Como, Italy
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good55%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
17 Apr 2017
“Disappointing food”
27 Feb 2017
“Delicous food as you expect in Italy but you don't find so easily in Como”
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Italian, Soups
$$ - $$$
Via Bellinzona 160, 22100, Como, Italy
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

I ordered a mushroom pasta. Mushroom was not fresh it was canned. The pasta had no flavour. It was bland.

Thank Aditi M
Reviewed 27 February 2017

It's just what you normally expect in Italy - great pasta, delicous risotto and outstanding main dishes or antipasti for a reasonable price and that's probably the reason why for lunch it was completely full. The waiters were all very kind and fast. If your...More

Thank H Z
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We visit this restaurant now for three years, passing by from Florence to Switzerland, always a bunch of people, having the tourist menus, never been disappointed, good food and wine, nice waiters help to make a long table and fair rates. Two minutes from the...More

Thank concertoclassico
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

3 Dishes: Vegetables crime-soup - 3,5 from 5 Cotoletta Milanese - 3 from 5 Steak - 0 from 5 - "rubber"! _________________

Thank Sosoal L
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Been there with my wife for a quick lunch last Saturday, it was my second time in this place in about 3 years as I no longer live in Como, it was a great re-confirmation of how good is the place. They also have touristic...More

Thank Davide P
Reviewed 7 January 2015

During the Xmas holiday we decided to have lunch in Frate, I has seen it all my life and yet never been there. our expectations were very high. The service was good but everything else was just average. the restaurant looks like it was never...More

2  Thank fgtosca
Reviewed 5 October 2014

This restaurant had an extensive menu & was the most convenient location but was invariably busy with private parties or closed so we only secured a table there once. Staff not very friendly but the food was good. Can recommend.

1  Thank TnTdurbs
Reviewed 26 June 2014

We love this restaurant for its excellent food, superb services and very reasonable priced for Lake Como area. The moment you walked into the restaurant, you are warmly greeted and seated. The waiter is very resourceful and helpful with our broken Italian. This place has...More

1  Thank JohnT641
Reviewed 30 July 2013

I have eaten here a couple times and it has always been good! I've had pasta, soup, appetizers and other dishes ... All were quite good! The owners are very nice and friendly ... Always welcoming! The staff speak decent english too. I will definitely...More

Thank married_ninjas
Reviewed 25 September 2011

I'm a local here and the price for what you get is really high.

2  Thank General1111
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Bellinzona 160, 22100, Como, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Como
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