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Crotto Piazzaga - CLOSED

Localita Piazzaga, 22020 Torno, Italy
+39 340 838 9949
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
4 Feb 2016
“On of the best reason to walk in the mountains”
22 Sep 2015
“Hugely disappointing”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Localita Piazzaga, 22020 Torno, Italy
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

You get to eat in places like this. If he has the beef ribs in the menu take it. Pizzoccheri is also very good. You need to book.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 September 2015

I am afraid that I cannot share the enthusiasm of other posters for this place. I will admit that we were late but there were still plenty of people eating and they could have said the kitchen was closed. Unfortunately for us, they didn't and...More

Thank Salmagundi289714
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

I just love this place! Delicious food, great invironment and lovely hosts! Piazzaga is a beautiful situated village in the mountains overlooking Torno. We will definately return!

Thank Karine F
Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

The place had a spectacular view and the food was fresh, delicious and plentiful. We ate on the patio after a good hike up the mountain. The service was warm and friendly. Worth the trip up the hill.

Thank CSup K
Reviewed 21 May 2015

We stayed in Torno on Lake Como which is a delightful and very quiet lakeshore village. Eating out was very hit & miss with the vast majority of lake Como resturants serving pretty horrible tourist food. Crotto Piazzaga is not easy to find being at...More

Thank Thetravellingchef56
Reviewed 9 October 2014 via mobile

I had the pleasure of visiting the wonderous Crotto Piazzaga a number of times in the summer just passed. the food is incredible, the service is impeccable, and the overall atmosphere of the place is almost surreal!! go and see for your self, you will...More

1  Thank Tim B
Reviewed 2 August 2014

There is no negatives about this place. The food is always boobastic, along with ambiance, coffee, home made liquor, torte, marmalade, and a beautiful view. You can sit inside with the decoration of old piazzaga face or you can go outside and enjoy the view...More

1  Thank Alen T
Reviewed 20 July 2014 via mobile

The walk to this restaurant from the port at Torno takes around an hour if you stop to admire the wonderful views. We visited in the height of summer in the afternoon and were delighted to find that three quarters of the walk was in...More

Thank Annesquirrel
Reviewed 22 October 2013

It took us 3 walks (climbs) up the mountain from Torno to finally eat at this amazing Crotto. The first day we unfortunately did not have the name, only a vague direction and wound up at Monte Piatto instead. We walked up the road and...More

1  Thank Raina L
Reviewed 3 October 2013

Our one visit to this restaurant was the highlight of our two week European vacation. Please don't miss it! This small restaurant is run by three friends and, yes, you have to hike there. For a couple in mid to late 20's who are regular...More

1  Thank Michele C
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  • Address: Localita Piazzaga, 22020 Torno, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Torno
  • Phone Number: +39 340 838 9949
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How to get to Piazzaga from Torno. From the Pharmacy take the road up hill, at the first curve, take the stairway that go in front of you. The street name is Via per piazzaga . Follow the step. continue on the path . It is a total of about 45 minute walking. Please confirm the reservation.
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