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.

Vecchia Tavernola

Via Cernobbio 33, 22100, Como, Italy
+39 031 571475
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good18%
  • Average25%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible22%
Travellers talk about
“tiramisu” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (15 reviews)
“mussels” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Via Cernobbio 33, 22100, Como, Italy
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (201)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is OK and good, depending on what you order, and there is ample selection (it is not only a pizzeria, we ate fish and milanese coteletto). Prices are good for the food range, service is decent. It tends to be very busy.

Thank aria2012
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

This tavernola is situated very close to Hotel Villa Flori and was a great place to have dinner on several occasions as it's only a 800 meter walk down the road. The outlook is nothing special so don't expect a grand view of the lake,...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

If you check my reviews you'll notice that they are balanced and constructive. This restaurant should be avoided like a bad rash. We arrived and were shown our table and clearly the waiting staff have an issue with tourists. Having tried for 20 minutes to...More

Thank Theo K
Reviewed 12 February 2017

When traveling, my husband and I always look for this kind of restaurant that offers good food not too fancy at a reasonable price with a family atmosphere and where locals go. VECCHI TAVERNOLA is one of this kind. We had one lunch and two...More

Thank Natasha C
Reviewed 17 December 2016

we went to Lake Como in November and stayed at the Villa Flori - we asked them to recommend a restaurant to us and they did, put it wasn't Vecchia Tavernola down the road - we decided to stop in anyway - and we ate...More

Thank Cory E
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Ignore the exterior, ignore the fact that it is next to car park and on a junction, take note of the fact the locals who appear to be in the know are eating here. Then walk in and order past, risotto, or pizza and be...More

Thank Potiriadis
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This is a local spot. It is near a bus stop that also has a car park near it. We were staying at Villa Flora and other than eating there getting to Como takes tother transportation. This place is so good we ate there twice!...More

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Wished we had tried this restaurant earlier in our holiday. Food was excellent and good value for money. Restaurant was busy but staff were really good with a good sense of humour. If in the area do visit

Thank Brownie359
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Friendly, relatively fast service, excellent food. We ate there twice. Porcini pasta is fantastic! Fried calamari (as a second dish) probably one of the best I've ever had (Alaska Ketchikan's at Fox lodge is still better though). Definitely recommended!

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped for lunch after reading TA reviews and it was great as promised. The kids shared a Hawaii pizza, we had bruschetta and gnocchi de la cash which was absolutely lovely! Service was good but a little slow. We were sitting on the terrace...More

Thank Cecilia S
Nearby Restaurants
Il Fortino Pizzeria Trattoria &Bar
30 reviews
.34 km away
103 reviews
.76 km away
37 reviews
.49 km away
Lido Di Cernobbio
122 reviews
.98 km away
Nearby Attractions
Villa Erba, Cernobbio, Italy
181 reviews
.83 km away
Boat Tour
51 reviews
1.14 km away
La Piazzetta
42 reviews
1.07 km away
Villa Olmo
479 reviews
1.46 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Vecchia Tavernola staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Cernobbio 33, 22100, Como, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Como
  • Phone Number: +39 031 571475
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing