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Il Ritrovo

Localita Cini 44, 22018, Porlezza, Italy
+39 0344 72360
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish” (6 reviews)
“pizza” (10 reviews)
“veal” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Localita Cini 44, 22018, Porlezza, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

I went for an early evening dinner with my wife and our 3yr old. We were made to feel welcome as soon as we arrived. The food was delicious, the view was spectacular and the waiters were brilliant. Get the anchovy pasta!

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 3 days ago

Set on the lakeside in a lovely location. Warm, friendly people delivering excellent service from a competent kitchen. Exceptional pizza. Very good fish. Disappointing range of frozen and pre-prepared desserts. Fair pricing. More than competitive with the culinary offerings in the expensive and expansive hotel...More

Thank Noswad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was my husband's birthday and we decided to take him out for an easy dinner. The restaurant can be really busy so the earlier you make a reservation the better it is. We had their vitello tonnato which was excellent and very tasty, the...More

Thank DorisNaa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice restaurant on the border of Lake Lugano. Friendly staff. Excellent kitchen. Worth a visit.

Thank 950ruud
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having watched a steady flow of customers enter this restaurant all week, we were on holiday in an apartment across the road, and having viewed the menu, which looked exciting. It was decided to treat ourselves on the last night of an enjoyable week in...More

Thank Christopher C
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Great place directly at the shore. Fantastic scenery. About 40 parking lots. Reservation highly recommended, especially if you want to sit outside. Can highly recommend fish, pasta and pizza at this place. Its very close to Parco San Marco. But be careful, while its very...More

Thank MonacoFreiliCH
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful setting, has tables inside and out. Children were disappointed but we understand pizza is often an evening event. They had really nice gnocchi. I had lovely seafood and my husband had seafood pasta. Desserts weren't home made, seemed to be ready prepared types so...More

Thank lovelymum69
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Second visit and Really is the most amazing place to eat beautiful setting and views. waiters are friendly food was delicious great selection of wine would 100% recommend

Thank chelseafan73
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Located just on a quiet and nice spot on the lake side, it is reachable both by boat and by car. The food is great and so is the service. Excellent mediterranean cuisine and pizza at a stone's throw away from Lugano with a nice...More

Thank Claudio S
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous lakeside setting, with wide variety of local fish. Wine selection lovely, well suited to menu. View from the table enhanced the meal, making the already delicious dishes seemingly more tasty. If you prefer a seafood alternative, try the patanegra (Spanish pork) steak - absolutely...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Localita Cini 44, 22018, Porlezza, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Como  >  Porlezza
  • Phone Number: +39 0344 72360
The restaurant "Il Ritrovo" in Porlezza is situated on the bank of the beatiful Lugano Lake. It offers a unique, stunning panorama with a large terrace placed directly on the lake, with a specially selected wines and a Mediterranean menù, the staff are at your disposal to spend a pleasant afternoon. Our facility offers two large car parks and a habour if you wish to reach us by boat. Booking welcome, with the possibility of hosting parties, banquets, weedings and more.
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