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Bar Il Molo

Via Riva Garibaldi 14 | Passeggiata fronte lago, 23829 Varenna, Italy
+39 0341 830070
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (157 reviews)
“bruschetta” (34 reviews)
“gelato” (26 reviews)
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Italian, Bar, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Riva Garibaldi 14 | Passeggiata fronte lago, 23829 Varenna, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a dinner and a breakfast at Bar Il Moro while in Varenna. This is such a pretty spot with a great view of the lake and pretty white chairs everywhere and very busy but sadly for an Italian restaurant, the food at dinner...More

Thank SalientInt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are 2 restaurants outside on the terrace side by side. We weren't aware . Bar 11 Molo was as good as the other beside it. Excellent Pasta salad pizza. The service was fast and the waitress was friendly and spoke good English.

Thank Joyce P
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We recently stayed in Varenna for a week and visited Bar Il Molo almost daily. The food is very good and reasonably priced. It's a wonderful place to be in the evening at sunset for a drink and to take in the wonderful view (the...More

1  Thank Roxanne F
Reviewed 26 October 2017

We stopped in for dinner on a cool October evening, as the restaurant sits right on the edge of Lake Como, providing a stunning view. All tables are outside so you need to dress warmly in fall. The menu had several pages of pizzas so...More

Thank Dan W
Reviewed 22 October 2017

I chose this restaurant for the VIEW of the lake, since it seemed to have the best view of all the nearby restaurants. But, the excellence of the food surprised me. The HUGE plate of bruschetta was excellent and tasty. The strawberry gelato with cookie...More

Thank Cynthia F
Reviewed 14 October 2017

The best way to enjoy your stay in Varenna is to have a glass of prosecco with a lakeside view of the harbor. This restaurant delivers that with fresh food and good prices to match! We had two appetizers, a bottle of local prosecco, two...More

1  Thank Heidi W
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Went here for lunch. Had the artichoke risotto and the lasagne. Both were great. Used the complementary bread to soak up the sauces from both dishes. Portions good sized for the price. View is beautiful and away from the crowds. Service very friendly. Food came...More

Thank Jerry W
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We loved this place!! Perfect for morning coffee, lunch, afternoon drinks and gelato, beautiful tasty dinner (spaghetti carbonara was sensational) and we even popped in for after dinner drinks too! Service is friendly and efficient. Will definitely be back.

Thank Vetski1609
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

With amazing views of Lake Como from your table, this is the perfect spot to start your day. We had an excellent breakfast of bacon and eggs, croissants, fresh squeezed orange juice, great coffee, and friendly, helpful service by Michaela.

Thank ChrisnJody
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Unfortunately we only found this beautiful place on our last day at Lake Como - but what a find........the food and cocktails were delicious, the service fantastic, and the location - perfection.....sitting lakeside with the water lapping just below, the boats passing by, and the...More

Thank Misskia10
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 1:30 AM
9:00 AM - 1:30 AM
9:00 AM - 1:30 AM
9:00 AM - 1:30 AM
9:00 AM - 1:30 AM
9:00 AM - 1:30 AM
9:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Riva Garibaldi 14 | Passeggiata fronte lago, 23829 Varenna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Varenna
  • Phone Number: +39 0341 830070
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