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Ristorante La Vista

Via XX Settembre, 35 | Albergo Milano, 23829 Varenna, Italy
+39 0341 830298
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Via XX Settembre, 35 | Albergo Milano, 23829 Varenna, Italy
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Reviewed May 31, 2015

We returned to this restaurant after having first been here 5 years ago; the overwhelmingly positive reviews are well deserved...and even a great restaurant can't please everyone all the time. But our experience last week completely lived up to the expectations left by our memory...More

Thank BruceFraser
Reviewed May 22, 2015

I am amazed at the recent excellent reviews of this restaurant , since our May ,2015 dinner there was mediocre . On arrival we were met and seated by a slightly hostile waiter who seated us at the back of the empty terrace. When another...More

1  Thank Peg423
Reviewed May 22, 2015

This is great choice for a romantic dinner - the views are simply stunning and the food is very good. The staff are very friendly and helpful and will make you feel most welcome. Go on a fine and still evening no book a table...More

Thank Rasbags
Reviewed May 18, 2015

We enjoyed a peaceful evening at La Vista, the food was creative, flavorful and the waitstaff very attentive. My wife had the salt fish, and I the beef filet. Her plate was so beautiful it was hard to bring herself to eating it. The Gorgonzola...More

1  Thank Shawn_and_Pauline
Reviewed May 14, 2015

A most memorable night, gorgeous views, good service and great food, even good music! Very romantic on the terrace, even provided throws for lap on a cool evening.

1  Thank Kathryn A
Reviewed May 14, 2015

We went here for our last dinner in Lake Como and we were so pleased. The views were amazing! We even had an overcast day but once night came it was magical. You definitely need a reservation here - we called on a monday afternoon...More

1  Thank sandiUKLondon
Reviewed May 10, 2015

We enjoyed a memorable meal at this beautifully situated restaurant looking over the lake side. Food was excellent with a number of options for the menu. We elected to have the three courses which was more than plentiful. The Medallion of beef with pesto of...More

1  Thank visitor083
Reviewed May 8, 2015

Friendly and helpful staff (Blankets provided if it's cold.). Great service Great food and prices considering, quality, location and serive (get the set menu option/ value for money) Make sure you book in advance online but you have to sent your credit card details (sent...More

2  Thank Konstantinos P
Reviewed May 6, 2015

Because the restaurant is even attend above street level very table on the terrace has a great view - no need to haggle for a railing table here! We had their 4 course menu (also al a carte and a 3 course are also available)...More

1  Thank RichardB32322
Reviewed May 3, 2015

Like the name says, they've got a great view from an upper floor in Albergo (Hotel) Milano, where the restaurant is located. But the food and service were just as good. We did have to convince our waitress that a cheese plate could be a...More

1  Thank jfuquay
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jennifer j
March 21, 2017|
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Response from FDMChianti | Reviewed this property |
Yes, La Vista is about 10 minutes walk from the ferry. You will walk on the trail alongside the beach, and then up some stone stairs.
william k
June 12, 2016|
Response from Kathleen A | Reviewed this property |
This is an amazing restaurant with Unbelievable views. Make sure to make a reservation. If the weather is bad, the views remain perfect and there are great views if you must eat indoors. It is really easy to find from... More
June 2, 2015|
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Response from Richard L | Reviewed this property |
The Ferry dock is about half way between Villa Varenna and La Vista. We walked from Albergo Milano and La Vista to the Ferry Dock along the water comfortably in 10-15 minutes. So I'd guess about a 20 minute walk from Villa... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via XX Settembre, 35 | Albergo Milano, 23829 Varenna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Varenna
  • Phone Number: +39 0341 830298
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