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Al Borducan Love Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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$56 - $169
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Italian, European
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It surpassed expectation to be honest, despite having read all the reviews and seen the photos. If you can get a table by the windows, even better, as you get the views of the lakes as well as the atmosphere of the restaurant. Tastefully decorated,...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank LisaMaidstone
Reviewed April 14, 2019

This restaurant is spectacular, amazing food and great hospitality. A must go if you end up in Sacro Monte in Varese (maybe the only place to go up there)

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank cricks_11
Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

Sempre andiamo a Borducan....le persone sono gentilissimi, il cibo è top (sempre buonissimo, creativo, bello...), la vista è fantastica. Riccardo e team stanno facendo un lavoro stupendo. Andiamo a Borducan per festeggiare....oppure semplicemente per essere. For those traveling from outside Italy - Borducan is simply...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank ameliawragge
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Extremely smooth and tasty 5 course dinner. With excellent Sauterness for the starter and wine. The different duck meat in the dishes was delicious just a bit more vegetables would have been nice to balance

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 522olej
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Unbeatable location top of Sacro Monte Mountain, Borducan offers a cosy and nostalgic mix of modern comforts and liberty style. Hugely appreciated the menu, the music, the historical details in the building. Riccardo is a great storyteller, his brother a fab chef and all the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Location is phantastic. But this is the only real good thing about this overrated restaurant. Zero presence of waiters, below average main course (starters and desserts were ok) and incredibly slow service. Had to get up several times to ask for service and after paying...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

We had lunch there on Sunday 22 July. The restaurant has a very unique and scenic location. The food was of an excellent standard, served by very welcoming and efficient staff.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Lucyqua
Reviewed July 21, 2018

If you are looking for a special setting, plenty of charm, with many candles lights to surround you while having a good dinner, with a beautiful view, in an old and beautiful house, you might want to come here. Owner and staff very friendly will...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Pegase320
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Last Monday evening, 16 of July 2018, we had a very nice evening at the restaurant Al Borducan. First we visited the small, but very ancient and beuatiful Sante Monte Village and Monastry, and later in the evening we were treaded like very special guests...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank martinkiter
Reviewed July 16, 2018

Al Borducan is located outside of Varese, at the top (800 m) of the Santa Maria del Sacro Monte ca 10 km north-west of Varese. The restaurant has a terrasse with tables for two with an amazing 180° view on the mountain and valleys. Food...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jean C
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