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Trattoria del Gesumin

Via Cinque Giornate 44, 22100 Como, Italy
031.266030
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Ranked #309 of 392 restaurants in Como
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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Toulouse
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 via mobile

Despite nobody in the restaurant we tried the trattoria gesumin. The welcome was friendly, the food pretty good, even if there was not much on the plate, but what a surprise when we paid! It was really too much expensive! I never eat for so much in italy! We strongly advise not to eat there, we won't never come again!

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Athens, Greece
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

we had dinner there during our stay in como and despite the other comments i read the food was tasty. ok there is the lady owner of the place with her loud voice but at least we didn't got bothered. it was a nice place for a dinner for 2 and we enjoyed it. our feeling however is that prices... More

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Bern, Switzerland
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78 reviews 78 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013 via mobile

The atmosphere is cosy and informal, and the food is hearty and uncomplicated and home made with fresh ingredients . We especially enjoyed the artichoke salad, made with fresh (not marinated) artichoke hearts. Antipasti portions were generous, but primi piatti portions a bit on the small side. The staff were EXTREMELY friendly and charming, and we really felt we were... More

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Cape Cod
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5 reviews 5 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

We first discovered Trattoria del Gesumin in 2006, in the historical center of Como, when we moved to the area for 3 years (we still return regularly), and have been back many times since. Service has always been very friendly and the food is excellent, with many typical Comasco dishes, seasonal menu changes, and always fresh ingredients. We know the... More

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2011

I am Italian, living in london since 2007. I really recommend this place. The food is just great, the ingredients are so highly selected that the dishes are incredibly tasty without being too rich: this because the experienced chef can combine sophisticated flavours with traditional recipes. For me this is the best way to experience North Italian Italian food, in... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2011

the food and service is deceiving. What we ordered are too plain for such a high price. The service was slow and the owner is rather rude towards every guest. It was a bis mistake to eat here.

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Three Bridges, NJ
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37 reviews 37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2011

After having flown to Italy from NJ and on severe jet lag, my family and I were looking for a nice trattoria that we could get something light and good. Our hotel recommended Trattoria del Gesumin and we were so thankful for the recommendation! We had salads (so fresh!), penne with asparagus in a cream saffron sauce and potato gnocchi... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2011

We visited Como last week and had the misfortune of eating in this restaurant. From the street, it looks inviting with a nice interior and lighting. However, the service was appalling and the owner/manager was abrupt and rude. The food was of poor quality and expensive for such small portions, not to mention the most excessive cover charge per person... More

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tel aviv
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2010

We were 10 people on a vacation and followed TripAdvisor's reviews to get to this place situated in the heart of Como city. Food and atmosphere was wonderful - we tried most of the menu - pasta (amazing gnocchi), fish, meat - all was top notch. Only problem was that dished was so small, some of us ordered a second... More

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Sydney, Aust
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2010

When i entered this Trattoria i was the first of the evening and was welcomed with a loud BuonaSerra from both the waitress and the proprietress. I was seated at the front of the restaurant and promptly offered water (which is something alot of restaurants seem to overlook). I asked for a glass of red and was given a lovely... More

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