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Ristorante La Vista

Via XX Settembre, 35 | Albergo Milano, 23829 Varenna, Italy
+39 0341 830298
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Via XX Settembre, 35 | Albergo Milano, 23829 Varenna, Italy
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

We visited this restaurant on our first night in Varenna. We were lucky. That evening in early October was just warm enough to allow us to dine outside on the terrace. The setting was magical as we watched the last of the sunlight on the...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2017

We were unlucky not to sit outside but that was due to the fact it was a very windy day, nevertheless the waitress was kind enough to sit us right by the window (recommend to call ahead.) Food was excellent, we are both vegetarians and...More

Thank sachindoshi37
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We were in Italy for 2 weeks. We had our first evening meal here. The service is spectacular. The food was incredible and you cannot beat the setting.

Thank man4pnw
Reviewed 14 October 2017

View , food and staff all perfect. We hadn't booked and just turned up. We were initially told they were fully booked but as we left they came after us saying someone was just paying so if we were willing to wait we could have...More

Thank il0veh0lidays19
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Extraordinary views over the lake, especially in the warmer months sitting on the deck, watching the sunset over the Alps in the far distance. The village lights slowly come on, on the other side of the lake. You couldn't find a more beautiful setting. The...More

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Truly a fantastic view can be seen! Make reservations ahead of time -- this is key to having a nice view at a good time of day. This restaurant does fill up, otherwise! They do serve delicious food and the service was great.

Thank valeriebraegger
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Worst meal we have ever had during our three vacations to Italy or anywhere. Service was disgraceful. The food was awful- my husband ordered lamb which he received overcooked and swimming in an oily tasteless mess. I ordered steak which had the odor of spoiled...More

Thank SBH62
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

The view of the lake from their large balcony like setting is spectacular. It was cloudy, but we were lucky that it didn't rain. We chose the 3 course dinner. The truffle potato soup was heavenly. My lamb shanks was delicious and the ravioli was...More

Thank Marla K
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

This is a good restaurant with a nice view. Food is ok, service very nice. Food is somewhere between fine dining and local trattorias, which may be great for some people looking for a nice slightly more formal dinner, but might also be a problem...More

Thank Evigresa
Reviewed 24 September 2017

This place has a outdoor seating area that overlooks the lake. Beautiful setting great food the scallop risotto was so smooth and rich delicious top it off with the chocolate soufflé that is if you're not dieting, make reservations.

Thank Dan B
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20 January 2018|
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Response from carlottina | Property representative |
Yes, the Restaurant La Vista will be open on Easter Sunday for lunch!
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8 November 2017|
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Response from carlottina | Property representative |
Open from 07:00pm at 10:00pm last kitchen order
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22 September 2017|
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Response from MarcT555 | Reviewed this property |
I cannot recall if they had heaters on the patio if you are considering outside dining. However, they do provide blankets. I suspect it will be rather chilly in late October. But enjoy. The food is good here, accented by... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via XX Settembre, 35 | Albergo Milano, 23829 Varenna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Varenna
  • Phone Number: +39 0341 830298
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