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Osteria Quatro Pass

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Via XX Settembre 20, 23829 Varenna, Italy
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Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lovely Dining Experience!

Cozy and romantic atmosphere with excellent service and absolutely delicious food! You won't regret making reservations!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Maureen M
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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  • Local cuisine
  • Romantic
  • Special occasions
  • Business meetings
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English first
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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153 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Cozy and romantic atmosphere with excellent service and absolutely delicious food! You won't regret making reservations!

Thank Maureen M
Snoqualmie, Washington
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Quatro Pass on recommendation from family friends and we were NOT disappointed. Excellent food, service and great setting. It was so good, we made a reservation for an additional night. The second night was just as good. Osso Bucco and pumpkin gnocchi were fantastic.

Thank CleElumMark
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42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Of all the places we visited during 2 weeks all over Italy, dining here was in our Top 3 best dinners. Great food made with quality and care. The wine list was impressive and reasonably priced. I would not hesitate to recommend to anyone.

Thank Seattleite64
Richmond, Virginia
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service was friendly and very helpful. The ravioli was rather dry with very little sauce to provide flavor to the pasta and meat filling. The pumpkin gnocchi was good but not outstanding. The lake fish had a rather strong fishy taste. The salad and vegetables were à la carte. The restaurant is small and those without reservations were turned... More 

Thank DJ44
San Francisco, California
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here on a recommendation from our hotel. It was our last night in Italy, and we were looking for something memorable. We were not disappointed. The wait staff were very friendly and did very well to answer our questions about the menu and the wine. As we ordered dessert, my friend asked about the sauce on my entree,... More 

Thank Ed L
Marstons Mills, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

Delicious food with pleasant waitstaff. Loved the risotto with perch for two and the pumpkin gnocchi. Very helpful with food allergies.

Thank DiandStephen
Burlington, Wisconsin
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

This seemed an especially good place to sample local fish recipes. The salted lake herring with grilled polenta was wonderful. The meat was good as well. I had memorable stinko di mailino.

Thank tniccolai
Wichita, Kansas
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

We stayed in Menaggio and took a trip across the lake to specifically eat at this restaurant. I had read about the restaurant in a travel book and the reviews were great. We were a bit late to arrive for lunch but the owner was gracious enough to allow us to dine after her staff asked if okay. The lunch... More 

Thank TonyKathy2015
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

Average food with tourist prices . Good service and accommodated our large party. Menu was limited and did not have a lot of non- meat options

Thank Jeff S
Phoenix, AZ
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130 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

Outstanding in every way. What a pleasant experience, from the food, to the wine, to the staff's friendliness and attentiveness, to the overall joyful ambiance. Our best meal by far in Varenna was enjoyed here. The lobster pasta appetizer was beautiful and delicious and the pumpkin gnocchi was amazing. Both the rabbit roll and pork shank appetizers were quite simply... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via XX Settembre 20, 23829 Varenna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Varenna
  • Phone Number: 0341.815091

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings


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