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Ristorante Stella d'Italia

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Piazza Roma 1 | Hotel Stella d'Italia, 22010 San Mamete Valsolda, Italy
+39 0344 68139
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Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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232 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

We stayed in the hotel and having our breakfasts and lunches there wasn't enough, we had all our dinners there too. .. The location is out of this world - very classy service and excellent food. Do not hesitate to go there, as you might want to sample more on the menu as we did...

Thank JitkaW
Brisbane, Aust
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

Stayed at Hotel Stella d'Italia and their restaurants were great. Wonderful food, great service. Lunch outside under trellis, on the Lakes edge was a joy.

Thank auzzietraveller
oslo, Norway
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Often visit for lunch when weather in Alps nasty on the way to Lugano. Very reasonable prices (compared to Switzerland). Fantastic food, nice staff who held kitchen open for us as we got lost and confused as there now a new tunnel to Lugano, remember to take the old road before the tunnel. So many overpriced and crappy places to... More 

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Genève, Suisse
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138 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Perfect mix of both good food and drinks and An outstanding view. Waiters speak French. Scallopa alla Milanese is amazing. Antipasti too. Highly recommended by the family.

Thank Frajel2
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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424 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

Simply put ! Best location .. romantic place .. great great service. . Very polite Waiters.. excellent food.. They have outside and indoors seating areas.. I prefer outdoor area.. so romantic and cozy.. Amazing experience. . Highly recommended for honeymoon couples and romantic outbreaks ..

Thank mujamai
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119 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2014 via mobile

After traveling for nearly one month in Italy, we enjoyed one of our best meals at the Ristorante Hotel Stella d'Italia. We sat outside and enjoyed spectacular views of Lake Lugano while dining on sea bass and risotto. We split both courses and took away some risotto - the portions were very grand! Marco, the head waiter, was very attentive... More 

1 Thank smilingathena
Novaggio, Switzerland
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57 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2014

After more than 20 years, I believe, the tunnel that takes the traffic behind San Mamete towards the Swiss border has finally been completed meaning this small town is no longer inundated with traffic bottlenecks, buses and campers trying to pass on a road made for one-way traffic. While the lakefront restaurant at the Stella d'Italia was always an oasis... More 

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Droitwich, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2013

We booked a table for my friends birthday. I told them that I was vegetarian, which they said was not a problem. The setting in the garden is beautiful. As non residents, we were left for quite a time, it seemed to me. In my opinion, the service was poor and, I almost felt like an inconvenience. I had salad... More 

Thank Martin1261
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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2013

Placed just after the Swiss Italian border on a nice terrace by the lake, the restaurant has fantastic views over the mountains. The food is excellent, though very traditional and a bit pricey, but overall it is a wonderful experience if you can eat outside. The inside dining room is dated and not really appealing.

Thank Batmarcus
Porlezza, Italy
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2012

I went there with friends and decided to organize my wedding lunch there: I could not have chosen better! Fantastic food and amazing view(outside, in their garden directly on the water). It is not a cheap restaurant, but I personally prefer to spend a bit more and eat well instead of spending less and not enjoy my meal.

1 Thank FrandGi

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Roma 1 | Hotel Stella d'Italia, 22010 San Mamete Valsolda, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Como  >  San Mamete Valsolda
  • Phone Number: +39 0344 68139

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?