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Taverna del Pittore

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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Italian, Seafood, Fusion, Mediterranean, European
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Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Lunch, Dinner
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All reviews seafood lasagna duck tiramisu top drawer lakeside location real surprise scenic surroundings superb sauce amazing seafood wine by the glass two weeks lake maggiore renato prize sheets safran chef
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Reviewed August 2, 2019

I have eaten in this restaurant many times because in my opinion it is probably the best restaurant in the area. My favorites on the menu are the gnocchi and the lamb. Both dishes are alway perfect. I shall be returning soon. The only problem...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SylviaZanello
Reviewed July 19, 2019

Have had the privilege of dining three times in the past two years at Renato Bacchetta’s amazing Taverna del Pittore. The ingredients, preparation and presentation are simply top drawer and why Mr. Bacchetta has been named one of Italy’s top 100 chefs each of the...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank YYZGuy99
Renato B, Proprietario at Taverna del Pittore, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2019

Thank you weri much. Bacchetta Renato

Reviewed July 17, 2019 via mobile

Went there for dinner. Firstly we didnt get noticed for 5 minutes. After, nice service, friendly but the food itself was very average and overpriced. Carpaccio was good but the safran tortellini were undercooked and my partners duck was cold and very untasty. Could unfortunately...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank SandraB2073
Reviewed June 30, 2019 via mobile

While day was very hot (38 deg) this probably placed some pressure on the kitchen food was very well presented and tasted fresh and delicate. For me Polpo was superb but ravioli with Iranian safran where truly delish.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Dvmis
Reviewed November 8, 2018

Nice location with a dining room over the lake. Food was OK but nothing to write home about. We had pasta starters which were OK and a recommended fish from the lake with ratatouille which was really dull. Staff were friendly and the meringues that...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank London021
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

The food was absolutely amazing, exceptional service, friendly staff and stunning views of Lake Maggiore!! This was our third time dining at Taverna del Pittore and every time it has been a wonderful experience. The food is beautifully presented and incredibly delicious!! Fine dining at...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank carmilouw96
Renato B, Proprietario at Taverna del Pittore, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2019

Thank you wery much

Reviewed August 22, 2018

The neighbourhood where this restaurant is located is very touristic and it is not always easy to escape from the many tourist traps. However, Taverna del Pittore is a true exception and is worth visiting. The food is great (maybe a bit expensive) and also...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 480khumbu
Renato B, Proprietario at Taverna del Pittore, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you very much GRAZIE DI CUORE . bacchetta renato

Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

We went to this restaurant last night travelling one hour from Milan to go somewhere special. I’ll leave some photos of our dishes, which were excellent! *For the savouries: 4,5/5 *For the desert: 2/5 (the tiramisu didn’t seem like a tiramisu) *For the location:4,5/5 on...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Renato B, Proprietario at Taverna del Pittore, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018
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grazie Bacchetta Renato

Reviewed July 17, 2018

This was my first time to Taverna Del Pittore and the meal was so good I would call it memorable. The Chef & owner, Renato Bacchetta, and his team do a great job and make your time with them well worth it. The fish was...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Renato B, Proprietario at Taverna del Pittore, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

thank you very very much . bacchetta Renato

Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Had a dinner with fish (zander) and ratatouille and desserts - tiramisu and crema catalana. The fish was ok, not fabulous, but ok. When the desserts arrived,we both wondered if they were taken from the freezer and served. At least, they did not taste as...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Renato B, Proprietario at Taverna del Pittore, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018
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grazie, bacchetta renato

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