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Bar Gelateria Helvetia

Via Portici San Pietro 16, 22019 Tremezzina, Italy
+39 0344 40409
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“ice cream” (13 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Via Portici San Pietro 16, 22019 Tremezzina, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had lunch here once during our stay. The food is pleasant and the service fine. Nice outlook to beautiful Como!

Thank Alexandra C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited this restuarant on the first night of a 5 night stay for a friends wedding. All the food we ordered was exceptional..highly recommend the Tomino starter!!... the wine was great but above all the over riding reason we returned every night was the...More

Thank Adrian J
Reviewed 4 days ago

During a recent three day visit to Tremezzo we dined at three restaurants and this one deserves a mention. The restaurant is situated over the road from the Lake, near the ferry terminal, along a busy (for Tremezzzo) thoroughfare. The food and service was very...More

Thank Barrow050
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

In this particular touristy area it can be difficult to find good food (don't believe all the TripAdvisor reviews!), but Helvetia had some OK dishes and decent wine choices. The wait staff are friendly and attentive. A reasonable place to stop for lunch, dinner, or...More

Thank RoadWrangler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here several times during a recent holiday, trying the full range from pasta through meats and fish and finally omelette and chips (the latter were to die for). Staff were brilliant - friendly yet knowledgable and nothing was too much trouble. Strongly recommended.

Thank bjh1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of several similar restaurants on the lakeside street. The menus, ambience, etc do not seem to differ in any important way, one from the other. We opted to eat at Helvetia since it seemed to be the most crowded and lively and...More

Thank mikey48
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only ate here once but the food was very good and so was the service, Plenty of choice, no service charge, and a good choice of drink.

Thank chickweed100235
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here after visiting Villa Carlotta. My wife has the pesto lasagna and I had the beef tortellini and a mixed salad, all the dishes were tasty. The deserts were equally good and all the food was very good value. The staff was good...More

Thank Daleblue123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently stayed in the Tremezzo area and had quite a few meals at the Bar Gelateria Helvetia. The food was delicious and fresh and very well priced. They have an alfresco area with beautiful views over to Bellagio as well as a large indoor...More

Thank Concetta L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a lovely straightforward lunch here overlooking the lake. Food arrived quickly and was tasty. I had the caprese, and my companion had an Italian 'wrap'. Good house rosé wine too.

Thank volvo340
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Portici San Pietro 16, 22019 Tremezzina, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Tremezzina
  • Phone Number: +39 0344 40409
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