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Pizzeria Osteria Il Faro

Via Alle Colme 1, 22034 Brunate, Italy
+39 031 364123
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (19 reviews)
“long hike” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Via Alle Colme 1, 22034 Brunate, Italy
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

We were recommended this restaurant for the pizza which is the main selling point of the place and it didn't disappoint.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank JohnDido
ambrogio r, Proprietario at Pizzeria Osteria Il Faro, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Many thanks for your positive feedback! We are proud of words like these!

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We had lunch here after hiking around Brunate. It was definitely a lovely find. There was a mafnificent smell of "ragout" coming from the kitchen. There is a huge choice of pizzas. Both our choices (cappriciosa and diavola) were delicous. We also had tiramisus (coffee...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Marie F
Reviewed 20 June 2018

It was a long (but beautiful) walk up hill to get to Pizzeria Osteria II Faro, but the food was totally worth the effort. And it was such a beautiful sunset going back down. We had exceptional service. We would highly recommend this place (but...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank brenda1jackson
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Nice straff, good service and the best pizza I've ever had. The only thing that's missing is the view.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Lena65
Reviewed 22 May 2018

You must go here when in Brunate. We went here for dinner, and we had a lovely evening. We had pizza, and they were all delicious. For dessert we got tiramisu with berries, and it is the best tiramisu we have ever tasted. Even though...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank S_Hvass
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here with our young kids. The pizza were generous and tasty. The price for money is very good.

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Nicolas D
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

You won't get the view but you will have everything else: tasty food, big portion, extremely friendly and helpful staff. Sabrina took care of the 8 of us. She speaks perfectly English and French and made everything for us to enjoy our meal. We even...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Worldtriper_Max
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Late lunch, pasta porcini was delicious and so was the pizza. House wine pour was extremely generous and the service was super friendly. Definitely a must stop when visiting.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Internationalgotoguy
Reviewed 15 February 2018

I agree with some of the earlier reviewers, this little restaurant does have the best pizzas! We ate here after a long hike up to the lighthouse. It appeared to be a one man show, with the owner making pizzas and serving the customer. Saying...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Sennah-80
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Had a great experience at Il Faro. Great pizza and atmosphere, owner was not shy with the extra wine and beer. Will recommend to anybody visiting the Como district!!! Prices are very good

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank Jantjie09
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Alle Colme 1, 22034 Brunate, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Brunate
  • Phone Number: +39 031 364123
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Typical Italian Restaurant And Pizzeria With Dishes Of Tradition And Extensive Assortment Of Pizzas
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