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La Vita e Bella

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Piazza Domenico Croggi 4, 22100, Como, Italy
+39 031 302667
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12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 23:00
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19:00 - 23:00
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41 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good price, very tasty restaurant in the center of Como. Great soup and spaghetti with clams. A lot of people.

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Thank Alexander D
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

During our very romantic first vacation together, my darling Sophie and myself visited this charming insalateria not once but even three times! Every night was delightfull with a healty and exiting salad. And a nice service by the young and enthousiastic staff. Sophie I Love you Baby!❤ You're my Italian sunshine.

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Thank Ronald J
Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The salad consisted of a big bed of lettuce and some green leaves with the rest of ingredients on the top in small quantity as a decoration. The avocado was unriped and the vinagrette inexistent. We ask for more vinagrette and arrived 15 minutes later after we've almost finished! The waitress messed up with our order and there wasn't any... More 

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Thank Nuri1920
Hamburg, Germany
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68 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great salads in a trillion varieties - all in large portions and top quality. Definitely a recommendation - try the mozzarella!

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Thank axgwl
Morpeth, England, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Salad! What a relief after a fairly consistent diet of pizza and pasta. We ate here twice and found the food excellent and the staff friendly and helpful. Can't fault it.

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Thank Alan C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Good food, not great. Wine list is average but service is good and a decent place to eat in a town that has a lot of misses!

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Thank Kieren M
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

I have never seen an Italian restaurant with such an unfriendly and unprofessional staff. If you are looking for high level arrogance, I recommend the place.

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Thank Püspöki Z
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I ate here on Friday and Saturday this weekend. The food was amazing. The salads were so delicious, fresh and tasty and the meats (calamari) was perfectly cooked. I highly recommend this to anyone going to lake como. Book a table to avoid disappointment, there is a little heated outside dining area. Will visit this if I... More 

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Thank Graham N
Galway, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We ate here 2 evenings during our stay in como following recommendation from our b&b. Quite simply this restaurant served the best pasta dishes I have ever eaten. Loads of shellfish, prawns, mussels, clams etc. making for a really hearty meal. Secondo piatto also very good, but you might not even need a second course unless you are hungry. 2... More 

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Thank Gus1980a
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

This place was a joy to eat in. The owner took our order who kindly pointed out that we had ordered too much. His restaurant reflects his character generous and fun. This place is always packed. The food is not pretentious. You get a good tasty meal. We never managed the desserts but that was because we were always full... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Domenico Croggi 4, 22100, Como, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Como
  • Phone Number: +39 031 302667

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?