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Ristorante Sociale

#56 of 411 Restaurants in Como
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Via Rodari 6, 22100 Como, Italy
031 264042
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Description: Based on NY Times review and Frommers no website listed.

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good choice, good ambiance and good food

This restaurant with funny name is located on the back street from the Cathedral. You can seat outside in a sort of back yard or inside ( there are two floors and an elevator for people with mobility problems). We were happy of the choice, they have some traditional Lombardy dishes (The owner is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Monaco di Baviera
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Local cuisine
  • Doing business
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West Sussex, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Super restaurant just off of the main tourist route, local well cooked and presented food, wine by the carife if required very reasonable and favorite with locals

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Monaco di Baviera
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

This restaurant with funny name is located on the back street from the Cathedral. You can seat outside in a sort of back yard or inside ( there are two floors and an elevator for people with mobility problems). We were happy of the choice, they have some traditional Lombardy dishes (The owner is from Milan) and some fish dish... More 

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Milan, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Visited in March i found a perfect balance between price and quality. Food is very good and tasty. We had appetitizers, pizzoccheri and polenta and they were both great. Prices are ok. We paid less than 50€ (wine and service included).

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Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We had regrets when we asked to be seated at the garden terrace, as there is no garden and the terrace looks quite rugged. Should have stayed inside as it looked really lovely. The food was nice though and the price wasn't bad at all. At least the porcini risotto was delicious.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

We went here which is located on the back street from the Duomo. Great building and interior with brick ceiling. We ordered an Osso Bucco and a beef dish the server described a "Californian". They were the best non pasta meals we enjoyed during our visit to Italy. The service was very attentive which included a bottle of Langhe Nebbiolla... More 

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

We were in Como on a Monday night and none of the places recommended by our hotel were open so we used TA to pick this place. We didn't have a reservation but we were slotted in quickly. We ate outside in a nice courtyard but the area is fully enclosed - there is no view. It was also full... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

This is a restaurant that's located behind the landmark Palace Hotel. The food is very reasonably priced and the service is very friendly. Four of us shared a few dishes which totaled about 110 euros.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Fantastic food and staff at this liitle restaurant off the main street. Kitchen is local north italian / tuscan. Nice wine menu and very attentive staff.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

This restaurant is centrally located with great food and service. You will not feel rushed but the meal goes at a good pace. We enjoyed this restaurant and hope you do too.

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Cleveland, Oh
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Excellent location, between the duomo and the lake. Good setting inside, less so the patio. Most of the diners were americans or germans. The food is a traditional italian and the menu has a large variety of traditional pastas and veals. It was good but unremarkable. All the fish offering, including the lake fish, was frozen. Great wine list, with... More 

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Address: Via Rodari 6, 22100 Como, Italy
Phone Number: 031 264042
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Como
Cuisine: Italian, Pub

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Rodari 6, 22100 Como, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Como
  • Phone Number: 031 264042

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Doing business

Description

Based on NY Times review and Frommers no website listed.

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