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La Baita

Via Wyatt 60 loc. Paullo, Menaggio, Italy
+39 0344 32195
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“venison” (8 reviews)
“ribs” (4 reviews)
“antipasti” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Wyatt 60 loc. Paullo, Menaggio, Italy
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1 - 10 of 65 reviews

Reviewed 30 September 2017

We turned up for lunch quite late. We had one each of the dishes from the menu of the day. Venison and Beef with Mushroom. Both were beautifully cooked and served simply with potato or polenta.

Thank Tasjan
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Stopped in for a quick lunch on our way to catch the ferry to the other side of the lake. I phoned ahead and even though we got lost on the way they were very nice and still served us. Delicious Pasta and good house...More

Thank TheElys
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is one of the best local Italian cuisines we had during our family vacation in Italy in Aug. 2017. We found this restaurant from TripAdvisor and a lot of good reviews, so we decided to give it a try. The restaurant location is a...More

1  Thank Ken H
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We visited on a Wednesday evening for a family meal. Unfortunately when we arrived we realised it was closed. This wasn't available information on the website

Thank homey2015
Reviewed 10 August 2017

La Baita (mountain hut) is a long-established family operation which sticks to the basics and executes them flawlessly. Situated high on a hill overlooking Lake Como, it offers a splendid panorama over the lake, and a delightful quiet terrace from which to take it all...More

Thank hadabit
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is off the beaten track so you wouldn't know it's there. The view of the lake was great. We had the homemade ravioli to start and then the local pork ribs and the beef with mushrooms both with the local polenta. Everything was...More

Thank Hanif G
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We had a super evening at this very friendly restaurant. After a rather scary (for me as a passenger!) drive up to it, the mountain scenery was worth the effort, with a gorgeous view down to Lake Como. The staff were very helpful and squeezed...More

Thank Julie-Dawn L
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Love, love, love this restaurant! Seriously-one of the best food I had in Italy during my 2 weeks trip . I have been in very fancy restaurant in Florence but food were not so enjoyable like in La Baita. Visiting and staying for few days...More

2  Thank hulrom
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the hills above Mennagio and decided to walk to La Baita, we didn't get far. We soon realised that it was a little further than suggested on the map, another factor was that the road leading to the restaurant is surrounded by...More

2  Thank Rich_Mallorca
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Best pork ribs ever. Delicious. Great home cooking, great views, great value. Amazing lake views. There are lots of restaurants on the lake but this is one of my favourites. Well worth a visit

1  Thank fidaisy
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4 September 2016|
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Response from David F | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The menu we chose was a sampler menu at 30 euros each and plus wine came to around 80 euros. We had antipasto, 3 pastas ans three meats in the menu. The road up to it is quite winding but not really a problem to get up... More
21 August 2016|
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Response from David F | Reviewed this property |
Just call the number on their website
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Wyatt 60 loc. Paullo, Menaggio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Menaggio
  • Phone Number: +39 0344 32195
This restaurant is mentioned in one of your forums, but is not listed in your rated restaurants in Menaggio. This is one of the most exquiste dining experience we have had. We have travelled the world but there is only one La Baita.
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