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L'Antica Trattoria

Via Luigi Cadorna 26, 22100, Como, Italy
+39 031 242777
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (17 reviews)
“t bone” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Luigi Cadorna 26, 22100, Como, Italy
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Reviewed 27 October 2018

I was handing so many 5 star reviews on Lake Como I contemplated giving this 4 stars and then thought, "Why? The atmosphere is a combination of old and new/elegant styles, the food was amazing, our waiter was so knowledgeable and friendly and the owner...More

1  Thank laabis
Reviewed 16 October 2018

The atmosphere is very calm with well-trained wait staff. Food is prepared excellently in the 19th-century tradition of the Como region. The grilled octopus is particularly good, but they also have excellent pastas and risotto (with carmelized pear!) in season.

1  Thank LindafromBaltimore
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Despite recommendations, contacting restaurant in advance by email and telephone and reassurances from restaurant staff that they could prepare gluten free and wheat free food safely this was not the case!! My daughter ended up in the emergency department of the Como hospital with a...More

Thank Cristina C
Reviewed 4 October 2018

This restaurant was an amazing experience. Not only was it a classically decorated restaurant, but, the service and food was great. My flame grilled steak was delicious when paired with the variety of olive oils and salts available to us. The wine and dessert complimented...More

Thank kflores001
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

I’ve found this place by accident on the internet while looking for a good steak place. I’ve booked it for the same evening and was very pleasantly surprised. Food was great and atmosphere great. Waiters attentive and easy to talk to. Steak was melting in...More

1  Thank PaulinaK104
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful evening,here at L’Antica Trattoria. We did not have a reservation but the staff were more than accommodating. The food and wine were delicious and everything was very reasonably priced. Would definitely recommend if you are in the area.

1  Thank Rachel E
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent restaurant for Bistecca alla Fiorentina.. The meat was prepared delicious... Side dishes were great.. Very friendly staff. Restaurant is situatief out of the historic center.. Not very touristic, but I prefer this.. Will for sure go back!!!

Thank Claudia M
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We came here on our first night in Como and absolutely loved it!! The atmosphere is cute and inviting. It is a bit of a walk from main Como area by the ferries but was totally worth it! The food was excellent - black truffle...More

1  Thank JessicaS120
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Our only surprise here was there were not many diners in when we were there. The place, the food and the service were all very good, so it is mystery that more were not there. The head waiter speaks good English and made us very...More

1  Thank Bobotheviking
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We arrived late afternoon in lake Como and had a quick walk around. A local recommended L’Antica Trattoria for dinner and it was perfect. Great service, beautiful food and a great local atmosphere.

1  Thank localthoughts
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Luigi Cadorna 26, 22100, Como, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Como
  • Phone Number: +39 031 242777
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