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Ristorante La Vista

Via XX Settembre, 35 | Albergo Milano, 23829 Varenna, Italy
+39 0341 830298
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Via XX Settembre, 35 | Albergo Milano, 23829 Varenna, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A gorgeous vista as you dine outside above the water with Belaggio insight. Waitstaff was excellent all the way through. We had the best view and a crescent moon to see. We both started out with the tortellini soup. Yum yum. We split the ravioli...More

Thank Popeyebird
Reviewed 3 days ago

Secured reservations 2 months in advance! A popular restaurant with a wonderful reputation. Food and service were superb! If you know that you will be staying in Varenna, be certain to make reservations! We sat on the terrace and enjoyed the sunset over Lake Como....More

Thank NanNY17_11
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I had dinner here Friday evening and it was fantastic. The food and service were very good. The atmosphere on the deck overlooking the lake is unbelievable! The weather was great so the evening couldn’t have been better.

Thank famcunningham
Reviewed 1 week ago

AG (owner) graciously welcomed us in a little prior to opening. We were escorted out onto the terrace with a perfect view of Lake Como. He and his staff proceeded to treat us to what has been for me, my favorite meal in Italy! Beautifully...More

Thank Maps818689
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The first visit enchants you, on the second visit you fall in love. Egidio and his team make you at home. He is a very special host. Foods seems simple but has a extraordinary flavors. Perhaps the best terrace in Varenna.

Thank sucabrera
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had been recommended to dine at La Vista and we are so glad we did. The setting on the terrace overlooking the lake was perfect and amazingly mild, the service was friendly and informative and the food was excellent - the only thing that...More

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 1 week ago

we went here for our last evening in Italy. We had a fantastic table and all did the 3 or 4 course meals. Each course was amazing and the service was great. will always remember our evening at La Vista

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dined at Ristorante La Vista to celebrate a birthday, and what a great choice that was! There is no view that compares to this one; the atmosphere here is truly divine. The food was excellent as well, and one of my favorites of the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We sat outside on a chilly night and every woman was wearing a blanket to keep warm provided by the owner. We had a nice meal and enjoyed the company of those around us as we ate. Steaks were good but a little over cooked...More

Thank Jane P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s an excellent restaurant. Egidio is a wonderful host. Food is like grandmas food and ambiance is extraordinary; the best view of Lago di Como. It’s name, La Vista, says everything.

Thank rjcasado
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Questions & Answers
27 March 2018|
Response from carlottina | Property representative |
Dear Guest, our Restaurant will be open also for lunch only from May 1st until Septemper 30th, with a different menu than served in the evening. Yours sincerely Egi
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20 January 2018|
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Response from carlottina | Property representative |
Yes, the Restaurant La Vista will be open on Easter Sunday for lunch!
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8 November 2017|
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Response from carlottina | Property representative |
Open from 07:00pm at 10:00pm last kitchen order
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 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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Surrounded by the Pre-Alps and one of the most striking views of Lake Como, at La Vista Restaurant you can dine in the open air admiring spectacular sunsets, making you soothed by the magic of summer evenings where dominating is the lake's atmosphere. The restaurant offers an à la carte menu with regional and national dishes of notable delicacy. The paper varies throughout the year, so that you can always guarantee the fresh and seasonal product. Be pampered by the chef, willing to satisfy any need: there are also vegetarian specialties or suitable for any kind of taste, allergy or intolerance. The charm of the restaurant is represented by the breathtaking view guaranteed by the large windows of the internal hall and the beautiful terrace on which you dine throughout the summer, when the weather permits. Careful and elegant service, an excellent wine list and a bar full of drinks of all kinds: these are the characteristics that make La Vista Restaurant a unique experience for the area
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