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La Polenteria

Certificate of Excellence
$$$
Italian, Family Fare, Continental
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Piazza S. Maurizio, 22034 Brunate, Italy
+39 031 3365105
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Hours:
Fri - Sun 7:15 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat - Sun 12:15 pm - 2:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 79
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  • 114
    Very good
  • 21
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  • 3
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Very nice restaurant

We were staying in a hotel close by and happend to stumble upon this restaurant. Nice place and very good food at a reasenoble price. Helpfull staff.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2014
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Madrid, Spain
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Nice place, very kind people and delicious food! Maybe the landscapes are not the best ones but who cares when you are busy with a delicious dish?

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Very good service, nice staff and great food! The portions are quite big, so if you're not extremely hungry one course is more than enough.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

If you travel in como Don't miss this restaurant. Good food in decent price. Very nice people, kind and with height level of service.

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11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We were staying in a hotel close by and happend to stumble upon this restaurant. Nice place and very good food at a reasenoble price. Helpfull staff.

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Palm Beach, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

The food is excellent for a reasonable price, the owner Giuseppe was lovely and even let us to try their polenta before we order our meal, the view is relaxing and calm, tiramisu excellent, raviolis great, cured meat very good too, eat there and you'll love these place. Thanks Giuseppe for your care

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Barcelona, Spain
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

We wanted to get to the top of the mointain and come back to Como to eat lunch, but hte walk took us longer than we expected and we decided to have lunch on our way and it was a great choice. The place is noce but nothing extraordinary in terms of decor and furnishing. It looks like it can... More 

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Salina, Malta
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29 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

Courteous owner. Good quality food and excellent wine. Water is free here. It is a pity not all the food was served together.

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52 reviews 52 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

What started out to be a little strange turned into a fantastic meal. We got up to Brunate later in the evening and were looking for a good meal. Our hotel recommended this restaurant and had a voucher for free drinks. When we walked over to the restaurant, the place was dark and appeared to be closed up, though the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

I have only eaten Polenta on the rare occasion, but this was really great food. Not pretentious, just good quality home cooking. I had the veal strips and mushroom with cheese Polenta. Yum!

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Additional Information about La Polenteria

Address: Piazza S. Maurizio, 22034 Brunate, Italy
Phone Number: +39 031 3365105
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Brunate
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:15 pm - 10:30 pm  12:15 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday 7:15 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 7:15 pm - 10:30 pm  12:15 pm - 2:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 26 - 46
Cuisine: Italian, Family Fare, Continental

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Piazza S. Maurizio, 22034 Brunate, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Brunate
  • Phone Number: +39 031 3365105

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 26 - 46
  • Cuisine: Italian, Family Fare, Continental
Open Hours
Sunday
7:15 pm - 10:30 pm
12:15 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday
7:15 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
7:15 pm - 10:30 pm
12:15 pm - 2:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?