We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Amazing staff and people watch location

You must definitely visit this bar if you like good drinks and people who go by. Amazing staff... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
BeppieBorne
,
Borne, The Netherlands
Fantastic food, drink and people watching

Desperate for a drink, nibble and sit down, we took a chance on Bar Castello. What a lucky chance... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
Susan P
,
Bromley, United Kingdom
Read all 40 reviews
32
All photos (32)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
20 Aug 2018
“Amazing staff and people watch location”
17 Jun 2018
“Fantastic food, drink and people watching”
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
10°
Nov
-1°
Dec
-2°
Jan
Contact
Piazza Camillo Benso Conte di Cavour 1, 37018, Malcesine, Italy
Website
+39 045 657 0219
Call
Reviews (40)
Filter reviews
19 results
Traveller rating
16
3
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
16
3
0
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 19 reviews
Reviewed 20 August 2018

You must definitely visit this bar if you like good drinks and people who go by. Amazing staff, they do know after one visit how you like your coffee. Nice white wine. Best location to see the tourist moving. Very good prices.

Thank BeppieBorne
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Desperate for a drink, nibble and sit down, we took a chance on Bar Castello. What a lucky chance decision. Friendly service, lovely food and no pressure to hurry up and move on. I converted my friend to the delights of bruschetta. We enjoyed a...More

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Great little bar, cafe on one of the main walking streets, stopped for a drink and were served quickly with a smile, prices very reasonable and would happily visit again

Thank stuart w
Reviewed 25 October 2017

There are more bars in the centre of Malcesine and probably their coffees, drinks and snacks as just as good as they are here. And I am also quite sure that their prices are about the same. But the kindness of the service made the...More

2  Thank Paul B
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

When the rain came we headed into the first bar we could, great find, vibrant atmosphere and terrific Bellini's and for only 4€. Highly recommend.

Thank MrStorer
Reviewed 19 August 2017

What a find! We had alcohol-free beers and shared a fantastic bruschetta for lunch a few times. Also had a night cap of (at least one) amaretto di Saronna with ice some nights.Good size of probably the best bruschetta we've ever had and generous measures...More

Thank Rob N
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We have been to Malcesine 3 times now and each time the barman (think he's the owner) has always recognised us and been lovely. Had our pre-wedding drinks in the bar and the staff were great. Everytime we travel to Lake Garda we always make...More

Thank Danny W
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Any excuse to stop for a drink. We were walking down the back streets to our hotel and it started to rain so we stopped grabbed a table outside the bar and thought ah let's have a drink ha ha . Two hours later when...More

Thank PETER T
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Visited this bar a few times during our stay in Malcesine - good seating outside, service with a smile & very friendly staff. We didn't eat here but the food looked delicious and reasonably priced. Good for just relaxing and people watching before strolling away...More

1  Thank Tonirene172
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Sat here on our first night and then the rest of the week before we went out for dinner. Very friendly staff, good vibe, excellent light meals. Plenty of seating outside in a great location and a perfect spot for people watching

1  Thank Archee E
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 71 nearby hotels
Hotel Dolomiti
176 reviews
.11 km away
Albergo Aurora
113 reviews
.11 km away
Hotel Lago Garda
18 reviews
.12 km away
Castello - Lake Front Hotel & Living Suite
961 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 112 nearby restaurants
Gelateria Cento Per Cento
459 reviews
.06 km away
Da Nonna Pina
206 reviews
.10 km away
Ristorante Re Lear
213 reviews
.02 km away
Ristorante Paradiso Perduto
286 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 43 nearby attractions
Castello Scaligero
2,311 reviews
.00 km away
Ferry from Malcesine to Limone and Riva
797 reviews
.23 km away
Palazzo dei Capitani di Malcesine
90 reviews
.18 km away
Antica Pieve di Santo Stefano
36 reviews
.26 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bar Castello staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines