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Bar Gelateria Helvetia

Via Portici San Pietro 16, 22019 Tremezzina, Italy
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“ice cream” (14 reviews)
“mussels” (7 reviews)
“gelato” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Portici San Pietro 16, 22019 Tremezzina, Italy
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1 - 10 of 206 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited this restaurant for lunch 3 times during our week's stay in Lake Como. We were very impressed with the staff and the food. On each occasion we were asked which table we would like, our order was taken by a friendly and efficient...More

1  Thank dscarbor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We called in three times during our two week stay. Once for mid-afternoon gelati, once for a full evening meal and once for aperitivi (which were served with 'complimentary' olives, crisps and nuts - €6 per head). On each occasion the staff were friendly and...More

1  Thank Steve S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having escaped a sudden downpour we looked for somewhere to have a meal and a drink. We were taken by the friendliness of Richardo and his fellow waiters and immediately felt right at home. Could not meet a friendlier group of waiters (also helped sought...More

1  Thank LG212014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was perfect! The waiters were very friendly and could speak English and even French. At the end we received candies with the check! The food was also very good and cheap compared to the other restaurants in the area. We payed under 70...More

Thank Jacquelina25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We go every year, we eat most meals here because we love the food and the staff are so friendly (well done Pietro) and helpful. Pasta is perfect, Pizza is the best you can get...5 star from us.

Thank Martin F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When in Tremezzo each year we always return to Helvetia as great food and great staff. It's good to sit on the roadside terrace with the lake & mountains back drop whilst watching the world go by.

1  Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Nothing outstanding but good for a reasonably priced lunch Location is right on the busy Via Portici San Pietro but there are views across Lake como Pizzas are good

1  Thank Darrel J
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Really friendly restaurant with best staff! Recommend shrimp cocktail, pizza.. Food was good, tasty, but not anything special, simply, easy, quick.. Good wine too, but after 2 visits I won't have any idea what to choose next, simply good but as same as you would...More

Thank František B
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

What an amazing find right on the main road after a long walk to Lenno. We had one of our most enjoyable meals here and the service was great too. We decided on the grilled vegetables and the Tomino which is a soft cheese baked...More

Thank foooodie58
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped here after checking out other trattoria on the street. Had the best pasta! My husband had tagliatelle with fresh porcini mushrooms in cream, I had smoked salmon and cream. We asked them to pick a good proseco and they did not disappoint. Ricardo is...More

Thank Mary M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Portici San Pietro 16, 22019 Tremezzina, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Tremezzina
  • Phone Number: 3355472063
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