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“Great local Recommendation” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Chalet Gabriele Polentoteca

Chalet Gabriele Polentoteca
Localita Pra Filippo, 60, 22021 Bellagio, Italy
+39031963624
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Ranked #28 of 62 Restaurants in Bellagio
Price range: $28 - $37
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Madliena, Malta
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78 reviews 78 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 42 cities Reviews in 42 cities
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
“Great local Recommendation”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

We have Italian friends that live on the shores of Lake Como and they had been telling us about this restaurant for quite some time. This time around we got them to drive us there and it was well worth it.

The dishes we had with polenta were all great. The polenta served was not the liquidy type that is prepared in other parts of Italy, but firmer. In my opinion this version is infinitely better. Make no mistake, the place does not only serve polenta, and the polenta actually crops up with a lot of other things. We had the house special polenta which was excellent together with a selection of starters. Good wine list, service and incredible views at a reasonable price.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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English first
Leicester, United Kingdom
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27 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 31 cities Reviews in 31 cities
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
“Food with a view”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

Although I am not a great lover of Polenta dishes this is a lovely restaurant, long steep drive to get to it but the view from the panoramic windows is wonderful.

Faultless, friendly and fast service. If you're into Polenta you'll love it, if not choose a dish with meat in it :)

  • Visited May 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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