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Al Vecchio Convento

Viale Luigi Borri 348 | viale luili Borri 348, 21100, Varese, Italy
+39 0332 261005
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (2 reviews)
“old building” (2 reviews)
“piano” (2 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Viale Luigi Borri 348 | viale luili Borri 348, 21100, Varese, Italy
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Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

The old convent, this is the literal translation of the restaurant's name, matched my expectations. This is an old-fashioned restaurant with a big hall where are lodged all the available tables. There is a beautiful piano in the hall, available for pianists to play some...More

Thank Silvia R
Reviewed August 30, 2017

The main dining room is situated in a wonderful old building, beautifully decorated. This restaurant serves mainly Toscan style dishes. Excellent choice of meat of highest quality, big choice of escellent wines. Service staff is very professional and nice.

Thank n0rbert07
Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

Was here for lunch with a friend. They serve mainly seasonal dishes from the tradition of Tuscany, I had a starter and a main course both with boar. The presentation is very good, the taste absolutely delicious. Good list of Italian wines. The location is...More

Thank Carlo R
Reviewed July 26, 2015

We had a lovely dinner. Beautiful restaurant, staff are excellent. Restaurant serves Tuscan food and every dish is made of first class ingredients. Not the cheapest in town, but worth every euro we have spent. Staff make the whole dining experience complete. They do an...More

Thank A31970
Reviewed May 20, 2014

Food with class and flare. The dining room surrounded with history and antiques. The first class service, friendly and not overpowering. The manager took time to show all the collection of antiques furniture full of history, not to mention the cellar.

Thank Chicco1146
Reviewed June 13, 2013

I was takeen to this restaurant for dinner by my hosts. The ambiance was good and service fine but the menu was excellent. This being the asparaagus season there was a meenu with asparagus in every dish served in a most delicate and imaginative way...More

Thank Tony M
Reviewed February 12, 2013

I was there for a quick dinner with some collegues: it was a great experience! Meat was great, rice was a marvellous experience, desserts were the best things you can eat! There is a big private parking area near the restaurant so even if it...More

Thank Navigator78
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Luigi Borri 348 | viale luili Borri 348, 21100, Varese, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Varese  >  Varese
  • Phone Number: +39 0332 261005
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