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Osteria di Piazza Litta

Piazza Litta 4, 21100 Varese, Italy
+39 0332 289167
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
15 Nov 2016
“Love it!”
13 Nov 2016
“Cena di compleanno in famiglia”
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Italian, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Piazza Litta 4, 21100 Varese, Italy
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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Tiny but really good food, I loved it! The bad thing is you have to book 1 or 2 weeks in advance if you want to go on a weekend. It's worthwhile the wait though.

2  Thank ViviSaMi
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Within the ancient heart of Varese there is e pearl of food and wine. The discrete ambient with a brilliant waiter will amaze you surely enjoy!

Thank matteo_marino
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We went with friends on a rainy evening and the warm and welcoming atmosphere immediately make us feel comfortable. The was exceptionally friendly and able to suggest according to our tastes. Food was excellent and the wine list as well. Ambience is small (it's recommended...More

1  Thank Michele M
Reviewed 9 June 2016

At first glance it likes very nice taste from some menue of picture,but taste was so-so.But servise was very nice.A lot of customers was enjoyed dinner.

Thank kenken7
Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

I've been here several time and I never found anything below excellent. Small place, awsome food and atmosphere. The menù is particular and changes every couple of months. The courtesy is amazing. Definitely a must

Thank Marco A
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Outside the normal city driving routes, however, a short walk from "Ville Ponti and Villa Panza" (tourist attractions in town) but discovered thanks to Tripadvisor, I had dinner here few months ago, it was a great experience which confirms the excellent reviews already obtained. Despite...More

2  Thank KaITrAvEL
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Went with family for dinner. Small restaurant in the old part of Varese. Super friendly service and menu deviates from usual northern Italian fare. Delicious prawn tartare, followed by large fusili with duck ragu-sublime. Pigeon breast with rhubarb sauce was delicious. My son declared the...More

Thank Arwyn J
Reviewed 21 February 2015

Good food and good personal service. It is however a good idea to ask prices of specials before you order the; we were quite surprised to find out the price of the lobster, which was very good by the way but also not cheap. But,...More

1  Thank WallyHolland
Reviewed 17 December 2014

A enjoyable lunch in a cosy, intimate restaurant with friendly staff. Three home-made courses (pasta dish, main course & dessert), plus water, two glasses of prosecco and 1/2 litre of wine for 22.50 Euros per person.

Thank Timbo_Ranco
Reviewed 11 May 2014

ravioli filled with a mousse of the local Cantello asparagus, topped with melting burrata...need i say more?

2  Thank jcrowne
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ciao a tutti. volevo avere un'idea del preszzo medio per una cena per due persone . grazie
19 May 2017|
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Response from Francesca A | Reviewed this property |
Considera che una cena per due con antipasto, primo, dolce, 4 bicchieri di vino e amaro poco più di 80 euro!
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Accettano cani?
14 January 2017|
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Response from maurizio c | Reviewed this property |
Ciao telefona sono disponibili
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Si può entrare con un cane?
3 January 2017|
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Response from stefapane2003 | Reviewed this property |
Forse, penso di sì
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$33 - US$64
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:30 - 00:00
19:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Litta 4, 21100 Varese, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Varese  >  Varese
  • Phone Number: +39 0332 289167
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