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Vecchia Tavernola

Via Cernobbio 33, 22100, Como, Italy
+39 031 571475
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good18%
  • Average23%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible21%
Travellers talk about
“tiramisu” (4 reviews)
“mussels” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Cernobbio 33, 22100, Como, Italy
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Reviewed 12 February 2017

When traveling, my husband and I always look for this kind of restaurant that offers good food not too fancy at a reasonable price with a family atmosphere and where locals go. VECCHI TAVERNOLA is one of this kind. We had one lunch and two...More

Thank Natasha C
Reviewed 17 December 2016

we went to Lake Como in November and stayed at the Villa Flori - we asked them to recommend a restaurant to us and they did, put it wasn't Vecchia Tavernola down the road - we decided to stop in anyway - and we ate...More

Thank Cory E
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Ignore the exterior, ignore the fact that it is next to car park and on a junction, take note of the fact the locals who appear to be in the know are eating here. Then walk in and order past, risotto, or pizza and be...More

Thank Potiriadis
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This is a local spot. It is near a bus stop that also has a car park near it. We were staying at Villa Flora and other than eating there getting to Como takes tother transportation. This place is so good we ate there twice!...More

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Wished we had tried this restaurant earlier in our holiday. Food was excellent and good value for money. Restaurant was busy but staff were really good with a good sense of humour. If in the area do visit

Thank Brownie359
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Friendly, relatively fast service, excellent food. We ate there twice. Porcini pasta is fantastic! Fried calamari (as a second dish) probably one of the best I've ever had (Alaska Ketchikan's at Fox lodge is still better though). Definitely recommended!

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped for lunch after reading TA reviews and it was great as promised. The kids shared a Hawaii pizza, we had bruschetta and gnocchi de la cash which was absolutely lovely! Service was good but a little slow. We were sitting on the terrace...More

Thank Cecilia S
Reviewed 19 June 2016

A nice restaurant with a garden. A large selection of traditional Italian food. This restaurant is within walking distance from hotel Sheraton.

Thank Juhani T
Reviewed 14 June 2016

We fancied a venture out one evening from our hotel, and found this place down the road. The staff were all very accommodating and made us feel welcome. The food was very good too. I had a Pizza Quattro Stagioni and my partner Spaghetti Bolognaise....More

Thank Stuttsticker
Reviewed 21 May 2016

We found this place after staying at the Sheraton, which is a few minutes walk away. It was full of local people, so that must be a good sign. The food was good, the staff were friendly and the price was very reasonable. The Tiramisu...More

Thank EricEssex2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Cernobbio 33, 22100, Como, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Como
  • Phone Number: +39 031 571475
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