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Ristorante La Vista

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Via 20 Settembre, 35 | Albergo Milano, 23829 Varenna, Italy
+39 0341 830298
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07:30 - 23:00
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Sun 07:30 - 23:00
Mon 07:30 - 23:30
Tue 07:30 - 23:00
Wed - Sat 07:30 - 23:30
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My party and I were recommended to eat at this place not only for the food but for the incredible sunset views... both were spot on. First the view, it was incredible. The sun hits the mountains perfectly causing a clash of color that spans across the beautiful Lake Como. There is nothing better than enjoying a delectable meal with... More 

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Thank Zach M
Leeds
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62 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Beautiful location with a fantastic view over the lake. Very good service. Well presented and tasty food. Quality food but not generous quantity. Most expensive meal we have ever had.

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Thank deniseanddoug
Santa Fe
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153 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked three months in advance requesting a railing side table on the terrace and got it. It was absolutely spectacular. The service was outstanding food was very good to excellent. We each had four courses for 48 euro. They were all good. The highlights were the shrimp carpaccio with orange and fennel and the suckling pig ribs with apple... More 

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Thank ChloeSantaFe
Texas
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283 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

...worth the price of admission! We were staying the night at the associated hotel and had booked a reservation at the same time (advisable since it fills fast). You have a choice of either a la carte or doing a 3 or 4 item prix fixe tasting choosing from the full menu which varies nightly. Fresh local dishes centering around... More 

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Thank RayDoc
Sydney, Australia
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We had a lovely dinner at Ristorante La Vista. It was touch and go for awhile, as our 15 year old was moody and is on a mission for vegetarian food at the moment. So we booked and then cancelled, but then could go, and were lucky enough to get in. The staff were so helpful and obliging, the food... More 

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Thank laksatwist
Oslo
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75 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We had the pleasure of dining here 2 days ago. Dinner with a gorgeous view , and really top notch service from the people working here! The food was also outstanding , together with perfect wine pairing. We tried to get a table here yesterday too, but it was fully booked. No wonder! This is the best place to be,... More 

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Thank liljapus
Northern Territory, Australia
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Staff were warm and attentive. If we had discovered this restaurant earlier, we would have returned for another meal. Would recommend this restaurant for a special dinner and an opportunity to enjoy an evening lake view.

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Thank Andra S
Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Our four-course dinner at Ristorante La Vista was the best meal of our recent five week European holiday, and the highlight of our three nights in Lake Como (we stayed in Bellagio). We made a booking four weeks in advance, after reading great reviews on TripAdvisor, at which time we requested a table closest to the lake. Upon arrival, we... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Freindly an personal service. Exelent and high quality meal based on local products. The front terrasse offers a spectacular view of lake Como. Don't go to Varenna without trying the La Vista!

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Thank Nicolay A
Atlanta, Georgia
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Perfect Evening with great food. Our best meal on our trip! Don't miss this restaurant. You'll regret it! Try the Grappa!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 23:00
Monday
07:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 23:30
Thursday
07:30 - 23:30
Friday
07:30 - 23:30
Saturday
07:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via 20 Settembre, 35 | Albergo Milano, 23829 Varenna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Varenna
  • Phone Number: +39 0341 830298

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?