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“Disappointed”

Roof Garden Restaurant
Ranked #32 of 660 Restaurants in Bergamo
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $47 - $117
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Situated on the eighth floor of Hotel Excelsior San Marco, entirely glassed-in and facing toward Bergamo Alta, the Roof Garden Restaurant takes the guests to a surreal and emotional dimension. The refined environment, the high level Grand Carte menu and the priceless view of the entire city, make the Roof Garden Restaurant an exceptional place for business lunches, A La Carte dinners, company events, Gala dinners, buffets on the breath-taking terrace and fairy-tale wedding receptions. Inspired by the restaurants with a view in the big European cities, the project of the Roof Garden Restaurant was strongly desired to give form to a place that could be in harmony with the city of Bergamo, taking advantage of the mutating colors and the play of lights that only a panorama like that of Citta Alta is able to offer, without forgetting tradition and history. A sensation of extreme lightness and transparency, an example of cosmopolitan mentality that recommends Bergamo as a destination of international interest, thanks to its vast historical, artistic and architectural heritage, together with a gastronomic patrimony of absolute value. Roof Garden Restaurant is open from Monday to Saturday all days, from 19:45 to 22:00. Sunday closed; additional closing may happen for Italian bank holidays and for private reservation. The Roof Garden Restaurant provides exclusively restaurant services. No Bar service is available.
Lancashire
Level 5 Contributor
75 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Disappointed”
Reviewed May 1, 2013

The views are exceptional and the staff very good but the food left a great deal to be desired. The gourmet menu was not cheap and having eaten out all over the world we expected a great deal more. A lot of the combinations in the dishes just did not work

Visited April 2013
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Oslo, Norway
Level 5 Contributor
68 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Top restaurante”
Reviewed October 24, 2012

Very good food, nice view over Citta Alta (the old town). Situated on the top of Hotel Excelsior San Marco. The seafood menu of 3 dishes can be recommanded!

Visited October 2012
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Singapore
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Roof Garden Restaurant”
Reviewed October 13, 2012

The best thing about the restaurant was the lovely view of the old city. The staff were attentive and helpful. There was a large group there and the chef was too busy with them. We have dined at Lorenzo in Forte Dei Marmi and at Four Seasons Hotel in Florence and all we can remember is the gastronomique experience. We will skip the Roof Garden Restaurant next time.

Visited September 2012
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United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
“Did not eat here!”
Reviewed August 7, 2012

Stayed in the San Marco and had a wee look but it is so expensive.
Would be nice if they had a "bar area" where tourists could enjoy the views while enjoying a nice cold drink, I think they could make it more accessible to people who don't want to spend 200 Euros on a meal !

Visited July 2012
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Innsbruck, Austria
Level 4 Contributor
24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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“THE PLACE TO BE IN BERGAMO”
Reviewed December 30, 2011

The Roofgarden is the place to be in Bergamo - the first adress for a very Special dinner!
The Restaurant is situated at the topflour of the Hotel San Marco from where you have the best view over Bergamo and also up to the historic oldtown.
The service is perfect. Also the food and drinks. I stay in Restaurant Roofgarden everytime when I m in Bergamo...







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