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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 September 4, 2012

Valentina is representative of all the servers here--attentive, gracious, imaginative, multi-lingual, tireless. Il Molo is the quintessence of the culinary experience in Northern Italy--delicate dishes made from the freshest ingrediants, simply, yet deceptively and carefully prepared and aesthetically served. The aperitivi,, cold and hot, including...More

Thank Poophiles
Reviewed September 4, 2012 via mobile

Had a Spec panini to die for! Karen had a motz and tomato/ basil panini that was Also very good A couple of Campari and orange juice cocktails completed a wonderfully lunch! Oh btw the view can't be topped either!

Thank LenGadaleta
Reviewed August 27, 2012

We ate two nights here as the location is great looking across the water. Food is good , not great but not expensive . Service was very good. A short walk from our hotel De Luc and always busy.

Thank Lirkod
Reviewed August 25, 2012

My family and I came to Bar Il Molo every day of our visit in August. It has an enviable spot on the lake--beautiful views, nice shade, tasty snacks and drinks. It is not high quisine, but it is the perfect place to relax after...More

Thank KateLucy792
Reviewed August 21, 2012

What a lovely location with excellent views of Lake Como. They even supply rugs if the weather is chilly. The food was adequate, mainly pizza and pasta and the complimentary snacks that came with our drinks were very generous ( olives, dip, salsa chips and...More

Thank MaryandPeter74
Reviewed August 19, 2012

Restaurant by the lake with very friendly staff. The food is basically pizza or pasta but you are in Italy...right? What else would you want to eat. For anyone who is a fan of the Sopanos I think we now know what happened to Furio,...More

Thank paul d
Reviewed August 16, 2012

The people working here were so friendly. The view is amazing. A great place for breakfast or dinner. Easy to relax and people watch

Thank fctravel92
Reviewed August 5, 2012

Nice restaurant, reasonable prices, and great staff. View to lake Como is fantastic. Close all places like harbour etc.

Thank Rantamap
Reviewed August 4, 2012

After reading the other Trip Advisor reviews for Bar Il Molo, we thought we'd give it a go. As seems fairly typical of restaurants in Italy service was fast initially then fell away as the meal progressed. I had the shrimp and chees gnocchi. It...More

Thank AJohnnyB
Reviewed August 2, 2012

The view is fantastic. Free wifi that I used to send pics of how beautiful the view is. Quick walk to ferry dock

Thank Yachtmaster_5555
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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.
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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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