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Il Ristorante di Paolo

Largo Camillo Benso Conte di Cavour 5 | Ground Flr, Hotel Garni Corona, 22017 Menaggio, Italy
+39 0344 32133
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
1 week ago
“Probably the best food in Menaggio, but at a price”
29 Sep 2016
“Enjoyed meal, but when ordering de-caff that is what is wanted!”
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Italian, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Largo Camillo Benso Conte di Cavour 5 | Ground Flr, Hotel Garni Corona, 22017 Menaggio, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The menu is small, but what they offer is unusual and artfully presented. The service is excellent: cordial with just a note of panache. I was especially impressed with the long list of exclusive wines offered by the glass. The chicken stuffed with plums went...More

Thank PaulParks
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent lunch in the sun at this gem of a restaurant. Pike fillet from Lake Como was beautiful, perfectly cooked, and teamed with a red sauerkraut. Good selection of wines and impeccable service.

Thank c0burn
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for dinner one evening in a week of eating out in Menaggio (see my other reports). Great food, with innovative ideas presented with flair. The quality stood out even in a simple dish like prawns (large enough to be langoustine) and asparagus....More

Thank Verulam
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Had to come twice since the food wine and service was so good. I would rate it A Star quality. The wine cellar is extensive and yoi csn try a glass of most of their wines. Ask the waiter for the days special which are...More

Thank RockTraveller
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The presence of a lot of people in a Sunday cloudy day of the beginning of March is a signal that the quality of this place should be high. This impression was satisfy by a valued menu in which the presence of fish and meet...More

Thank marco o
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Simply wowed by this place. Got a tip from our hotel staff and was so impressed we came back for a second time the next night. Really fine dining hosted by an energetic and attentive staff. Our choices included: artichoke with pigeon breast; risotto with...More

Thank greg d
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent food, great location in the centre of town and with views of the lake when sitting outside

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 10 October 2016

The food is excellent, the staff was friendly and helpful, and the view is beautiful. Even with a group, service was quick and staff was warm and welcoming.

Thank Tourdirector14
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Even tough the missoltini (as starter) aren't on the card, when asked if it was possible to get this local delicacy.. after a check with the chef it was made available. This (in salt) smoked fish filet is for connoisseurs and typical of the Como...More

Thank renevey
Reviewed 1 October 2016

This restaurant is so popular you need to make a reservation. The food is very good and in the main plaza in town by the water.We had the pasta with lamb ragout, the trout fillet and seafood casserole/soup. All was very good. Great service as...More

Thank perrysoula
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Paola C
Buongiorno, siete anche pizzeria?
9 August 2015|
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In welcher Sprache haben Sie sich denn mit den " blind rumlaufenden " Kellnern unterhalten ???
29 July 2015|
Response from Patrick B | Reviewed this property |
Auf Italienisch so wie sich das gehört wenn man in Italien ist.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo Camillo Benso Conte di Cavour 5 | Ground Flr, Hotel Garni Corona, 22017 Menaggio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Menaggio
  • Phone Number: +39 0344 32133
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