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Ristorante Sociale

Via Rodari 6, 22100, Como, Italy
+39 031 264042
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Rodari 6, 22100, Como, Italy
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1 - 10 of 173 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful meal. Great staff and great food and wine. They have a lovely patio so you can sit outside. A great value for the money. Not your average tourist place. We will definitely be back!

1  Thank Marci C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You have to "find" this restaurant as it is in a back street of Como behind the Duomo Worth the effort - good choices on the menu plus daily specials & all of our choices were excellent Osso Bucco was superb Waiter was fun &...More

1  Thank Darrel J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely setting in an historic building and the night we were there the restaurant was full and buzzing with atmosphere. Mostly tourists of various nationalities. Service was efficient, pleasant and speedy. The food was hot, well cooked and tasty. House wine was good and...More

Thank Hilary J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely setting with great food in a historical building in a quiet back street not far from the Cathedral.

Thank GirlsOnTourAustralia
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

What a hidden gem. Quiet with lovely outdoor courtyard seating as well as indoor seating. The staff were attentive and very helpful. Food was great. The veal and osso bucco were both very good. If you want to get away from the tourist crowds and...More

1  Thank Peter K
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Sociale Restorante was recommended by our hotel. This place is located away from the busy square. Going by it, you would not be impressed....but step inside and you find a nice Italian restorante with a patio in the back. The food was delicious, service excellent...More

Thank Christine T
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I am 67 years of age, English(so we don't normally complain) and haven't written a restaurant review before, but after my experience last night I feel compelled to do so. My wife and I were met by a very pleasant lady, and she told us...More

Thank ColinandRos
Alice_1813, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Ristorante Sociale, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Good morning, I'm 25 years old and I usually never respond to reviews except when I disagree. We come to the point, Dutch French Italians in Australia, we can not know the nationality of each client in the hall, this does not make a difference...More

Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Take the effort to move 200 meters away from the tourist traps surrounding you in the old city, manage to get beyond the slightly rude lady at the reception and you can treat yourself to some of the best examples of Italian food. The Vitello...More

Thank BL77777
Reviewed 24 April 2017

A really cosy Italian restaurant that serves delicious food at a reasonable price. The brick room setting with the bottles of wine displayed lends to a comfortable and cosy atmosphere. And I have to repeat the food was delicious. We arrived at 6.45pm with no...More

Thank LizMac57
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Google recommended this restaurant as being nearby and it was such a find. Really friendly greeting by everyone and very pleasant waiting staff. The starters and mains were really tasty and we'll definitely come back this week while we are on holiday. We ate outside...More

Thank TimP20
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Rodari 6, 22100, Como, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Como
  • Phone Number: +39 031 264042
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