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Varenna Mon Amour

Contrada Scoscesa, 7, Varenna, Italy
+39 0341 814016
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (13 reviews)
“mussels” (7 reviews)
“fusilli” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Contrada Scoscesa, 7, Varenna, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed two good meals here. Up one of the steep side alleys from the lakeside walk - near the ice cream shop - this is worth going to. Very pleasant welcome at the door and inside, good friendly service with excellent English as well....More

Thank wal4d
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner on one of our two nights in Varenna. The restaurant is located in one of the steep lanes up from the harbour and has a two level seating. We had a table on the lower level. Had great lamb chops, gnocchi and a...More

Thank Yogesh82
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good menu choices with lovely fresh local ingredients, good service and some very nice complimentary extras. I was delivered the wrong meal, but it was replaced with no argument or fuss. Recommended.

Thank _ragarratt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ambiance and service were wonderful. Food was above average and well prepared. Nice spot for a romantic evening out.

Thank Oyam123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Mon Amour on a filthy wet night it was strangely romantic coming from England we are used to the rain sort of took us back to our courting days long ago the wet alley ways and promise of a warm reception which we...More

Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in Varenna for four days and eat here twice as it was such a lovely experience. Dominica and the staff are very welcoming and friendly. The quality of food was excellent. We had a steak that was cooked to perfection. If you are looking...More

Thank dianecalvert2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful meal at Varenna Mon Amour. The food, wine and service all were excellent. Highly recommended!

Thank Chuck F
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We came here on a Rick Steve's recommendation and with three couples we loved this place. Food was very good, service was outstanding and nice quaint little atmosphere right in the heart of this gem of a city on Lake Como. Probably one of the...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Went here without a reservation. The restaurant is very nice, the food was very good as was the wine. The service was very welcoming. The only thing I didn't like was the tv (music channel) being streamed into the restaurant - my advice would be...More

Thank tcatcherry
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner in this little place on one of Varenna's tiny alleys. I loved the eggplant parmigiana antipasto and pistachio crusted salmon. Dominic was wonderful in making suggestions and helping us with our Italian. This was a favorite meal in an extended...More

Thank suznnnco
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Contrada Scoscesa, 7, Varenna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Varenna
  • Phone Number: +39 0341 814016
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