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Bar Gelateria Helvetia

Via Portici San Pietro 16, 22019 Tremezzina, Italy
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Portici San Pietro 16, 22019 Tremezzina, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

When in Tremezzo each year we always return to Helvetia as great food and great staff. It's good to sit on the roadside terrace with the lake & mountains back drop whilst watching the world go by.

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing outstanding but good for a reasonably priced lunch Location is right on the busy Via Portici San Pietro but there are views across Lake como Pizzas are good

Thank Darrel J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really friendly restaurant with best staff! Recommend shrimp cocktail, pizza.. Food was good, tasty, but not anything special, simply, easy, quick.. Good wine too, but after 2 visits I won't have any idea what to choose next, simply good but as same as you would...More

Thank František B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing find right on the main road after a long walk to Lenno. We had one of our most enjoyable meals here and the service was great too. We decided on the grilled vegetables and the Tomino which is a soft cheese baked...More

Thank foooodie58
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped here after checking out other trattoria on the street. Had the best pasta! My husband had tagliatelle with fresh porcini mushrooms in cream, I had smoked salmon and cream. We asked them to pick a good proseco and they did not disappoint. Ricardo is...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Really excellent place that is more a restaurant than the name suggests. Charming and expert service and amazing trattoria food. Glad we went here after rude server caused us to leave nearby Azalea.

Thank Wodtke
Reviewed 6 May 2017

I had a lovely lunch here with really good americano coffee. Toasted sandwich and coffee 6 euros. Really good value and the waiter was so pleasant and well mannered.

Thank Josephine M
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This restaurant is a sidewalk trattoria with a menu featuring a large selection of excellent dishes. The service is superb...our favorite servers are Roberto and Ricardo. Both welcome you with a big smile and a warm greeting. They are attentive servers really interested that their...More

Thank Bruce4730
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Visited twice once for dinner and once for lunch ,different menu for both but food and service good on both occasions nice view of the lake from the terrace but the passing traffic could get annoying at peak times but it was nice and quiete...More

Thank p1n1on
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This restaurant has a lovely paneled interior and has a classy ambiance. The food is first class both lunch and dinner, and the wines are high quality at surprisingly low prices. The service is as good as the food. This was the best restaurant we...More

Thank tony_de2003
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Portici San Pietro 16, 22019 Tremezzina, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Tremezzina
  • Phone Number: 3355472063
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