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All 29 Varenna Restaurants

L'Orso Bar Hostaria

Piazzale Martiri della Liberta' | Piazzale Molo Traghetti, 23829 Varenna, Italy
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Ranked #25 of 29 Restaurants in Varenna
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
Richmond, Virginia
19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

We stopped in twice for a glass of wine and stayed for a couple of hours Beautiful stone interior and the food and wine were great We'll worth the visit

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The food there was good (the pizza with the meat was the best meal we tried) the service was excellent: kind and fast the atmosphere was great too and as a sweet ending a cheap price of 80€ for 12 hungry people. Highly recommend in varrena

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Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Not the greatest - had a cheap pasta but was very uninspiring - obviously popular with those waiting for the ferries

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

An absolute must! The margarita pizza is to die for! Beer cold and staff friendly. It is right opposite the ferry so you have no excuse not to visit!

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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Visited after 10:00. Was a rough crowd and waitress over charged the bill. Would not recommend to anyone to go here.

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Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Very good food.The owner served us both times and the service was great! he is so friendly and accommodating. My husband wanted to substitute a cold platter to be half cheese and half meat. Though not on the menu, he got exactly what he wanted. the prices are reasonable too. wenate inside and outside and both were lovely.

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Bellevue, Washington
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 via mobile

Very sweet and welcoming server who turned out to be the owner served us a couple of icy cold Peroni's and a snack while we waited for our ferry. Didn't taste the food, but it looked so good. This place is 30 meters from the ferry so it is very convenient once you arrive from the train. Peroni on tap... More

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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

I'm surprised at the rave reviews this place is getting. Maybe it was the timing. My wife and I ended up here twice because we had left dinner so late, that nothing else was open! The first evening I had a pizza which was awful, and my wife had a tuna salad which was little more than canned tuna dumped... More

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San Antonio TX
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80 reviews 80 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

The restaurant is right behind Hotel Olivedo and is a great spot for watching tourists and having a pizza with a spritz. The service is fairly quick, so this is a nice spot for a bite before sight-seeing. The pizza was great!

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San Antonio
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44 reviews 44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

We had a lite lunch of pizza and a couple of sprites before climbing to the castle on a sunny day in Varenna. The pizza was the best we had while in Italy, and the view of the hustle and bustle near the ferry dock was priceless.

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Additional Information about L'Orso Bar Hostaria

Address: Piazzale Martiri della Liberta' | Piazzale Molo Traghetti, 23829 Varenna, Italy
Phone Number: 0341815144
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Varenna
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisine: Italian

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