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Trattoria San Martino

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Via Roma 33, 25084 Gargnano, Italy
+39 0365 71436
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7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:59 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:59 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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Visitor rating
  • 82
    Excellent
  • 45
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Fine, fine experience

This is a beautiful restaurant, run by beautiful people, who make some very good food. They make adventurous food that explores good flavors seem effortless. We got a lovely little table by the window overlooking the lake and boardwalk, and were greeted by an extremely sympathetic and charming... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 6, 2015
Kira S
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London, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Romantic
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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

This is a beautiful restaurant, run by beautiful people, who make some very good food. They make adventurous food that explores good flavors seem effortless. We got a lovely little table by the window overlooking the lake and boardwalk, and were greeted by an extremely sympathetic and charming waiter who presented us with a daring little amuse-bouche of pickled vegetables,... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

The reason I like this place so much is because the food is simple yet delicious. Mama is in the kitchen cooking. Their daughter is taking our orders and Papa is giving the best customer service you can find. Every dish I've ever ordered has been on point and perfect. This family-run restaurant is my favorite because we've been there... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Family run restaurant on the lakeside that has been beautifully decorated. The staff are really friendly and can be proud of an imaginative menu. Everything served was fresh and delicious. Well worth a visit when staying in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We stopped here for dinner based on the rating in Trip Advisor and so glad we did! The atmosphere was romantic and very enjoyable sitting outside with quiet music playing in the background. The food was spectacular! I had the house soup and trout and my husband had chicken. We both really enjoyed the food and the friendly service.

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This is not a place for sophisticated cooking with expensive ingredients. It feels more like local home cooking, but with a few interesting and surprising twists. The antipasti misto included carrots stuffed with a little bit of cheese, potato similarly stuffed and a spoonful of pickled cabbage (so home cooking) but this was preceded with an amuse bouche (!) of... More 

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Al Muharraq, Bahrain
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51 reviews 51 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

There are only about 10 tables at this family run restaurant, all arranged in a cute, dimly candlelit alleyway, which ends at the lake so you can hear (or feel, depending on where you are seated) the water splashing against the stone walls. The atmosphere is ever so romantic & pleasantly relaxed. Service was incredibly friendly and attentive as we... More 

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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Local fish antipasti was creative and nicely presented, risotto was spot on, truffle gnocchi was average. Local trout was very good, Saw some other creative presentations going to other tables. Family run operation that were extremely friendly. Honest friendly service is always a winner in my book!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Nice quality food. The antipasti with vegetables was wonderful ! Very tasty. Nice location at the lake. Very friendly people and they were really nice for our two kids. The prices are correct. It s really worth a dinner when you visit Gargnano.

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Belgium
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48 reviews 48 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Child friendly. Very friendly welcome. Incredible nice food. Happy to come back. Try the antipasti. Never tasted this behoren

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Dublin, Ireland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The restaurant is too basic in decoration and makes you feel that they just want to take your money. Quite expensive compared to the other restaurants in Gargnano and not quite worth the money unfortunately. On a positive side, the portions are huge, so if you'e really hungry for basic food and don't care about money, go here.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Roma 33, 25084 Gargnano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Brescia  >  Gargnano
  • Phone Number: +39 0365 71436

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:59 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:59 am - 3:00 pm

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