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Bar Il Molo

Via Riva Garibaldi 14 | Passeggiata fronte lago, 23829 Varenna, Italy
+39 0341 830070
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (174 reviews)
“bruschetta” (35 reviews)
“gelato” (33 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 May 24, 2018

For a reasonable meal in a terrific lakefront setting this restaurant is hard to beat. Good attentive service, terrific gelato. Welcome to Varenna. This is a fine place to start with breakfast and finish with dinner.

Thank Johnkris925
Reviewed May 24, 2018

More extensive a menu than most bistros. Good food, good view, and attentive wait staff. Very pleasant experience.

Thank John S
Reviewed May 23, 2018

A lovely location overlooking the lake in the pretty village of Varenna. Probably the best pizza I have ever had washed down with excellent local wine.

Thank sandydee_7
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

On the lake, bussy place where nothing is outstanding neither dissapointing. Basically fair value. Goodwith kids

Thank dsp-geneva
Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

This place for location is great value and the food is very good. I had prawn salad to start and my boyfriend had salami with mushrooms. The portion size was great value. We also had pasta and pizza. Service was good too. Recommend this place...More

Thank lizkemp
Reviewed May 20, 2018

I ate at Bar Il Molo on my first night in Varenna and had a prosciutto pizza. The pizza wasn't bad, but it definitely wasn't my favorite either. The beautiful views are what keeps the restaurant busy. I also enjoyed gelato from Bar Il Molo...More

Thank lirwin13
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

The best views in Varenna. Great drinks, delicious food. Personel was really nice and helpful. Bruschetta was delicious and it was really big portion. Bread was tasty and crunchy. Delicate taste of garlic. Recommended. Quiet low prices.

Thank Anna W
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

Decided to give this restaurant a try as some of the seats provide great view of the lake. Food was decent. I also like the fact that price shown on menu is inclusive of cover charge. To summarise, great view, good food and no cover...More

Thank HorngC_Lim
Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

We ordered two pizzas and they where the worst we have had during our visit in Italy. We concluded that this was not a restaurant but a bar...when we then should order two moscow mule they had never heard of it...we left the building. Never...More

Thank ToveLaulo
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant, hugging the waterfront of Lake Como, offers extraordinary views in a relaxed and charming atmosphere. Tables are positioned for maximum views and the experience did not disappoint. Given an extensive menu and the great location, we had low expectations for quality of food...More

Thank Beverly954
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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, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 1:30 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 1:30 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 1:30 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 1:30 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 1:30 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 1:30 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 1:30 a.m.
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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