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via Castello, 6 | tel 39 0344 85640, Gravedona, Italy
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Ranked #3 of 17 Restaurants in Gravedona
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: We were directed to the Osteria Mat (or Matt) by the owner of Hotel la Villa. It was in a passageway located in a 400 year old building. We sat on a rooftop terrace and it was Magical! And the food was great. I would like to review it
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London
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74 reviews 74 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in Gravedona and ate twice at the restaurant once inside and upstairs on the terrace. The food was well cooked and presented. The restaurant is a little more expensive than others but there was a reasonable choice of wines. My wife's mushroom risotto was delicious as was her pasta dish as a vegetarian option and I had the... More 

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Nova Scotia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

This restaurant was recommended to us by our hotel. Food was good, some dishes better than others. Pasta was excellent. Wine was superb, they had some great recommendations. We dined on the terrace which was very quaint and charming.

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Basel, Switzerland
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57 reviews 57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We went for dinner here on recommendation from our hotel owner who also made the reservation for us. I shared a full dinner with two bottles of wine followed by grappa and a limoncello on the house with my girlfriend. We shared the mixed seafood platter and a goat cheese salad for appetizers, followed by steak and a tuna steak... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Second year running we have visited gravedona and once again a super meal at ca de matt. We booked a table for 5 at 8 pm in the upstairs area - but both the larger tables had groups on who kept right on eating - we took a table for drinks downstairs and then held up the people that had... More 

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Doha
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85 reviews 85 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

With its many levels and rooms in a beautiful old building this restaurant has a very special ambience. Food is excellent with great taste and great presentation. Great mixed seafood starter and great Pasta. Steak is good but not fantastic. We would gladly go again.

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Bruges, Belgium
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I have recently eaten in this restaurant .Because I am very fond of fish,I ordered local fish. It was raw inside and not cooked well,but the rice was cooked too much. I think that the fish was frozen,It tasted like it has been stored in a fridge for some days. My wife had "lavarello" ,but it didn't have any taste... More 

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Channel Islands, UK
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16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We went here a couple of nights whilst in Gravedona. The restaurant is very old and has atmosphere. Food was good but I found the main courses a little lacking. The fillet steak comes with just a small amount of veg and would benefit from some form of potato. Wine selection very good. Would give this place a try if... More 

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Brighouse, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I went here with my mum on the last night of our holiday after reading the latest review on here. I wish I'd gone to the pizzeria next door! We didn't book and ended up stuck in the basement which I agree is our fault but I just felt a bit let down. I had the fish from the starter... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014 via mobile

It's always true the common saying that the harder is a restaurant to find the better is the food! This is valid for the "ca de matt", located in a narrow and old street in Gravedona that brings you back into the past ages, so that you can eat tasty food in a very evocative place. I ate a "misto... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Delicious and very kind staff. Great variety of Italian specialities (including fish from the lake, ...). The risotto is splendid. Don't forget the tiramisu... There is a very nice terrace. Its a 2 min walk from the lake.

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Address: via Castello, 6 | tel 39 0344 85640, Gravedona, Italy
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Gravedona
Cuisine: Italian

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