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Via Rodari 6, 22100, Como, Italy
+39 031 264042
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London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can not had an opinion on the full menu ,, but the Ossobuco with polenta that I had was disappointing to my paladar .

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

table was fixed on short notice. upon arrival within 5 min. drinks and snacks on the table. after ten min. whilst ordering we mentioned our gluten allergy and the chef immediately offered great substitutes and variations, which we gladly excepted. all in all a perfect meal all prepared fresh and tasty. for 40€ my wife and i njoyed a veg... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is fine nicely located in a pedestrian area where parking could be a handicap. Food could be better compared to other restaurants visited during the trip, prices are reasonable

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Thank Christian N
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

I visited this restaurant alone for lunch, because I lived in a hotel at the same building. What could I say about this place? It's really amazing! Especially hall on a second floor. Beautiful interior moves you in the theater of medieval Italy... Food lets you feel the taste of Italy: risotto, pasta, pesce, zuppa, dolce🍲🍝🍮🍨 MAMMA MIA!!! It's a... More 

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Lima, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

Stopped in for a bite and spend some time with the locals. Everyone is very friendly when they hear English spoken. They like to talk about USA and it was almost election day and they had lots of government questions. This restaurant was probably the most friendly of all during our trip throughout the country. The pizza we had was... More 

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Thank nonnieAZ8
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

Nice food in a good price Very nice indoor ambience also When I'm in Como I always wanna comeback to this resto, since the food is very nice. They close on Tuesday And better to make reservation since normally it is quite full

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Thank Josephine S
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

We felt like we had stumbled on a local secret. Somehow with every course, every one of us had food envy for each other's plates. We regretted not coming back here a second night.

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Bogota, Colombia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

This restaurant is just few meters from the Duomo of Como. The place is nice, small and cozy. Staff was really friendly and service was excellent. Food was also really good with good selections!

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Thank arisberna
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the palace hotel and looked for a place to have dinner. The front desk suggested Sociale and we were very impressed. The previous night visited the one star Michelin restaurant near by and this place was 1/3 the price and just as good. Granted the Michelin restaurant had great service but this place was very good. The... More 

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Thank Cane2006
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Risotto was great, staff was very nice and comparing with other restaurants in como, prices are good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Rodari 6, 22100, Como, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Como
  • Phone Number: +39 031 264042
Description
Based on NY Times review and Frommers no website listed.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?