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Via XX Settembre, 12, 23829 Varenna, Italy
+39 338 765 4926
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“tiramisu” (31 reviews)
“pasta” (56 reviews)
“miso soup” (13 reviews)
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Via XX Settembre, 12, 23829 Varenna, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a really pleasant evening, cosy restaurant, great service and the food was very good without being outstanding.

Thank markandsue-84
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We want to recommend this stylish small restaurant in the middle of town. Place is hidden in small streets. Open kitchen restaurant with cozy interior, really nice staff and food is delicious, well prepared and designed. Gnocchi, seefood soup and tiramissu desert is perfect combination....More

Thank svejnoha
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Started with a meat and cheese plate, excellent! I had the secret pasta, it was okay, not great. My husband had the stuffed filet, and said the same... okay, not great. Service was very good and the people were friendly. If you're wondering, there are...More

Thank teena1014
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

We came here today and had good food and a pleasant experience. The issue were as follows: we were charged 24 Euros for two bowls of children’s spaghetti with tomato sauce - even after we asked for small/children’s portions for two 6 year olds. In...More

Thank lauraelizabethgraham
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

The place looks cozy and nice, and the pasta was good, but we were waiting for almost an hour for the pasta after the antipasto, which it hasn’t almost any cheese, like the melanzana ala parmeggiana it’s suppose to be. In addition they charge 2€...More

Thank rusaez
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Okay... we’ve dined all over Italy and were hesitant about this restaurant from a previous review on yelp. So we decided to give it a go. Made a reservation the day before and were welcomed like we were coming home. Dick and the staff were...More

Thank drjohnrx
Reviewed 6 October 2018

We had a dinner here (could not figure out El Cavapatti). The food was great and the service was very attentive and they let us linger and talk all evening.

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

I’ve never written an online review before, but had to post this as this was one of the worst dining experiences of my life. My boyfriend and I came here because Il Cavatappi was closing and Borgovino was the closest option. Upon walking in, the...More

1  Thank proffittkm
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

We just had dinner at the restaurant . Service was excellent but food was horrible.Food had no taste but extremely expensive.All of us party of 3 were very disappointed with the dinner.We paid 140 Euro for dinner and left restaurant hungry.Its no worth to have...More

Thank MikeZ1028
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our dinner here with friends. Food was very good and the staff very accommodating to our allergy issues. They ended the evening with a shot of limoncello. Only suggestion is to have better wine glasses.

Thank TroyB905
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3 April 2016|
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Response from EdwardLecco | Property representative |
Hello, Sorry, we haven't seen this question until now. Sure, you can make a reservation for many months from now. Just let us know what date, how many people and at what time. Best regards, Ristorante Borgovino
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 28
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via XX Settembre, 12, 23829 Varenna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Varenna
  • Phone Number: +39 338 765 4926
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