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The Market Place Restaurant

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Via Gerolamo Borsieri 21, 22100, Como, Italy
+39 031 270712
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7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed July 29, 2013

My husband and i and our two adult children visited this restaurant a couple of weeks ago on the strength of previous reviews and were not disappointed. The service is fabulous, and the staff are enthusiastic and helpful. We had the 5 Course degustation menu, which was incredibly good value! We are from Melbourne where we have eaten at what... More 

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NJ
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Reviewed July 28, 2013

When my family and I took our first step into the restaurant, I realized how fancy our dining would be! We were welcomed by a wonderful host who had a truly elegant manner. We had a 5-course tasting menu, which was marvelous and plentiful. The courses were unique in various styles. The price was very reasonable. The bread, I can't... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed July 24, 2013 via mobile

We went to this restaurant on our last night in Como. Myself and my partner are from Melbourne, so are spoilt for food, and we've been looking up and enjoying all the best places to eat across Europe. After being rather disappointed with the food thus far in Como, we were absolutely blown away by the market place! The 5... More 

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Thank Meg O
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Reviewed July 23, 2013

My husband and I just returned from a dinner at The Market Place. We had the 5 course tasting menu and it was fabulous and plentiful. Traditional Italian ingrediants were used to create modern innovative original delicious dishes. Our waiter was extremely helpful. As the menu is only in Italian, he made sure we understood what was being offered. He... More 

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London
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed July 23, 2013

We went to Market Place on our last night in Como and really felt that we'd saved the best for last. Plumping for the €35 five-course menu - with matched wines at an additional €15 - we were treated to some fantastic and inventive cooking. The potato and leek mini lasagne was a real highlight, and both the fish and... More 

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed June 16, 2013

We dropped in without a reservation but were lucky as it was a Wednesday and they had a spare table for two. Atmosphere was nice and from some tables you could see into the kitchen and watch the guys working in the kitchen creating some visually stunning dishes in a very modern style.. We opted for the 5 course, 35... More 

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed June 15, 2013

Follow all of the advice and definitely have dinner here if you are in Como. We went late without a reservation but the friendly staff made room for us and I'm so grateful! Both of us had the 50 Euros tasting menu and it was an amazing value-- 5 delicious, inventive courses paired with 4 wines from all over the... More 

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Toronto
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed June 10, 2013

We ate at Market Place last week and although we generally don't like "fixed price" menus, MP was exceptional. The food was prepared well, presented well and explained well. The meal was 35 euros per person, 50 if you include wine flights. Wine is cheap in Italy so you can't go wrong either way - using their flights or buying... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed June 5, 2013

On a recent trip to Como a local bar recommended The Market Place Restaurant and it was so good we ate there on two evenings. I recommend you book as whilst it was late when we arrived on the first evening the restaurant was full. The front of house staff conferred with the Maitre d and offered us a spot... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed May 12, 2013

this is our last dinner before flying back to Hong Kong, we have chosen this restaurant according to TA rating- the place was beautifully decorated. One of my group was tired after a whole day travelling and they let him stayed at our table , enjoying his rest with a bottle of red, while we did some last minute shopping... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$45 - $67
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Gerolamo Borsieri 21, 22100, Como, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Como
  • Phone Number: +39 031 270712

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