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#31 of 351 Italian in Como
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$94 - $157
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
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Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Despite a few poor reviews we decided to try this restaurant today for dinner. We were greeted as if old friends. There is a cover charge of €8 per person however Italian bread with a glass of welcoming Prosecco. Also a digestif after the meal...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed February 2, 2020

Having seen a couple of recent, negative reviews along with many previous positive ones, we were a bit unsure what to expect. But walking by it looked very inviting, so we decided to try. We had a wonderful dinner! First, they greeted us with complimentary...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed December 22, 2019

Overpriced tourist trap that really was nothing special. Could have a much better meal for much less. Wont be coming back.

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed October 23, 2019

If you want to go somewhere dated with lousy food and service to match - Colombetta is your place. What a total waste of a dinner out. Dreadful service + oversalted and overcooked food. I ordered a plain vanilla semifreddo and it came drowning in...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed September 10, 2019 via mobile

The restaurant was recommended to us by our hotel, it’s run by a family and they accommodated us last minute. Food was tasty and fresh. Delicious “bread” to start. Warm atmosphere. Recommended 👌

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed September 9, 2019 via mobile

We visited the restaurant on George and Amal Clooney’s recommendation (and the Hilton Hotel concierge!) We both had the prawn and asparagus starter, although we had asked for one prawn starter and one octopus and orange starter but we didn’t complain as it looked lovely...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed August 9, 2019 via mobile

Made really welcome and enjoyed the exclusive outside yard where we all fitted in nicely. Served Prosecco, waters and Sardinian bread as part of the cover charge. Similarly there were little meringues and pastries at the end. Seafood au gratin was a terrific starter and...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed August 7, 2019 via mobile

Fantastic restaurant. Nice place that was an old monastery school I believe. Great service with many choices. Branzino and pasta appetizers are awesome. Desserts great as well.

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed August 2, 2019

We were in this nice restaurant Friday 27th July. Food excellent, table service very kind and professional BUT the welcoming by the owner(s) VERY COLD and UNFRIENDLY even so at the end of the evening. This could have been a wonderful evening! We will never...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed July 29, 2019

We went to dinner on our hotels concierge advice. Could not have happier, tarting with some Italian white wine, and complimentary champagne. Appetizers e also great baratta and tomato. The ladies had a whole bronzinni shared I enjoyed vegetarian dish of asparagus au gratin. My...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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