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L'antica Riva

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L'Antica Riva is situated in front of the Como lake, near the funicolar Como-Brunate and near the centre of the city. Special price for the groups and tour operator.
PRICE RANGE
$27 - $82
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews chateaubriand risotto perch beef potatoes langoustines sea bass lake como street side our waiter local red wine delightful restaurant restaurant based great italian food wait staff cooked perfectly recommend this restaurant
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I expected lower quality “tourist” food but we were delighted with the quality of the food and the service was spectacular. Lovely spot by the lake, relaxed pace, cool breezes. My husband is gluten free and the risotto with perch fit the bill, he loved...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 821lauriew
Reviewed June 5, 2019 via mobile

I agree this higher end restaurant posing as a sidewalk cafe is out of place on the boulevard surrounding Lake Como. Wine by the glass was not available only bottles and only the more expensive ones. The food is good not great but it is...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank togojjh
Reviewed May 7, 2019

I came here because they had vegan gnocchi, it was good but their non-vegan options are definitely better if you can have them. It is less of a casual restaurant and more of a mid-end fine dining establishment. I had various seafood dishes and they...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank FueledByBacon
Reviewed March 22, 2019 via mobile

A beautiful restaurant by the lake with lots of character and delicious food. My husband and I had lunch here. I had the Risotto with perch, from the lake. It was very good. We were on a tour, so our group was served a number...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Songbird811
Reviewed March 4, 2019 via mobile

Avoid this place.. they do not deserve your time and money!! They will ignore you if you are not fit their "standards"

Date of visit: March 2019
2  Thank John P
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

We picked this restaurant at the recommendation of our local guide. My wife and I really didn’t expect much. We were there for lunch and decided to dine alfresco since the weather was mild. We sat street side with a view of the lake. Service...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank 562gd
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Went with group of friends. They didn’t properly staff and service was spotty. Appetizer was excellent so was Risotto with calamari. Entree was boiled potatoes served with fish filet covered in whipped potatoes. Everything WHITE with no color or garnish. Wine was good. Toilet clean....More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Jonmun
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

We had a party of 6 and chose this restaurant based on the ambiance, which is an amazing setting inside for dinner. The service was first class, and the wine and food were excellent. 4 of us had the Chateaubriand and the meat was prepared...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sailfish17
Reviewed September 30, 2018

I enjoyed a wonderful birthday dinner here. It was such lovely weather we sat outside (they accommodated us even though we had booked indoors). The service was good. There was a minor problem with one dish and the waiter removed it immediately and brought a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Gufa2015
Reviewed September 25, 2018

Passed the restaurant one afternoon when closed. We liked the menu, and on spotting someone inside waved - the door was unlocked and they were delighted to take a booking for that evening. The meal was excellent, the service friendly and attentive, guidance was offered...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Jesus Christ !! What got you so upset? Are you from Switzerland ?
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