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Albergo Del Sole

Piazza San Giorgio 17, 23829 Varenna, Italy
+39 0341 815218
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“sole” (13 reviews)
“pizza” (87 reviews)
“salad” (22 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Piazza San Giorgio 17, 23829 Varenna, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Varenna recently and ate here the first night. It was the best restaurant we visited. Yes the place is basically pasta and pizza but the food was delicious. I expected good food in Italy and was not disappointed. What also surprised and...More

Thank jevans782017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've had a few decent meals here but this spot is a favorite with their big spaghetti truffle pasta! You will not regret this if you love truffle and homemade pasta texture!

Thank simply126
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was great for a quick meal of pizza and salad. Excellent service, great variety of pizzas.

Thank Bob R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The lively outdoor area on the square led us to think Auberge del Sole would hit the spot for a down to earth Sunday night dinner.... but down to earth with a bang, I'm afraid! We were seated in a " Garden" area at the...More

Thank Sligogem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had our very first meal in Varenna at this restaurant and we're delighted. The food is not fancy but it's delicious. The melon with prosciutto was so fresh and tasty and the pizza hit the spot after a two our train ride from the...More

Thank Katariina F
Reviewed 22 August 2017

This is probably what you would class as a tourist trap. The pasta you could probably make at home yourself with your own packet pasta and the pizzas didn't look very appetizing at all. There are probably better ways of spending your money. I would...More

Thank AusParis
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Terrible dinner. We were sat by the noisy kitchen, service was non existent, pizza was over loaded with cheese and not good, chicken dish was over loaded with butter. Expensive and such a waste of money. Avoid this place.

Thank bookanothahol
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I have seen a few people comment and say this is a tourist trap. As the most reasonably priced restaurant in the village square I guess it may well be. But what left us with a bitter taste in the mouth was not the food...More

Thank MrLovely
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We have travelled Italy for three weeks now and have experienced the highs and lows - but we have come to expect a certain standard of service. After being warmly greeted by a young waitress, it was mostly downhill from there. The food (pasta and...More

1  Thank demonchris
Reviewed 30 July 2017

This was one of the best restaurants we visited in Varenna, and there are many poor ones. Unlike the tourist traps on the water this was located in the little square opposite the church and was in a different class for quality of the food...More

Thank Blackrockjim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza San Giorgio 17, 23829 Varenna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Varenna
  • Phone Number: +39 0341 815218
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