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Ristorante La Biscia

Piazza Carlo de Cristoforis 1, 21018 Sesto Calende, Italy
+39 331 924 435
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“beans” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
“main course” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Piazza Carlo de Cristoforis 1, 21018 Sesto Calende, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good restaurant in the center of city. You can get very fresh raw fish and creative main course. Service its up to the mark, the chef is coming to the table and sometime is too invasive, and good wine selection. Price are sometime very...More

Thank Francesco c
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We have been recommended this place and we were full of hopes for a great experience but it was not the case ... Maybe the wrong dish but it was absolutely tasteless, pasta with beans... Not good. Did not enjoy it, would not recommend or...More

1  Thank vast v
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

I'd never been in here before, no real reason, just pricey compared to many other places around, so was waiting for a special occasion. Nice interior and nice service. The menu of the night that offered the most interesting options was seafood based. We chose...More

Thank Oliver D
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We were met at the door by the owner. Very welcoming. No English menu available but the owner translated fairly well. I order steak capuchin which I had never had before. It was decent but I probably would not order again. It would probably be...More

Thank hobbscat
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

The food is fine and the waiting staff is very friendly. But, I was totally surprised by the rudeness of the owner.

1  Thank Gerrit v
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

This is an extremely nice place. I'm American here on business. My Co worker and I went here...and requested an outdoor table on their veranda. They said it was fully booked. Only after 1.5 hours (when we were done inside with our meal) did the...More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

This place is very good if you prefer sea food. In my opinion the better way to ask the waiter or owner what is better today. They are very friendly and try to make you happy when you staying there.also I can recommend white fish...More

Thank alexander m
Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

A fabulous location on the river and we had multiple staff waiting on us with great service. We had a mixture of starters to share, from fish carpaccio to cod to scampi to sardines and all seafood was fresh and tasty. Would highly recommend.

Thank Feuvolant
Reviewed 15 December 2014

Went there several times, for lunch or for dinner, always on business trip. Always good very satisfied by the quality of food and the taste of wine. During summer time you benefit of the view over the river (you're only a few hundred yards from...More

Thank Jlv31
Reviewed 24 August 2014

Delicious pizza ( I prefer with daily fresh mushrooms). The staff are very helpfull and friendly. Also a good choice for tradicional italian dishes!!

Thank bvoss109
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Carlo de Cristoforis 1, 21018 Sesto Calende, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Sesto Calende
  • Phone Number: +39 331 924 435
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