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Riva Cafe

) #19 of 421 Restaurants in Como €€ - €€€ Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Via Fratelli Cairoli 10, 22100, Como, Italy
+39 031 264325
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good52%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“tortellini” (4 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Via Fratelli Cairoli 10, 22100, Como, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely thin, crispy crust pizza. Reasonably priced. Waiter wasn't particularly attentive - brought tap water instead of bottled and forgot to bring a dish of gnocchi fritti - it never arrived. Bar snacks looked amazing on our way in but we didn't taste them as...More

Thank mister_eman10
Reviewed 2 days ago

I wanted a great pizza in Como and I got it here! They are huge, delicious and have a very thin base so not overly filling with the size. The staff were friendly, we sat outside which was lovely and it was a nice, cheap...More

Thank evelyn_pink89
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We both agree. Really maybe one of the very best pizzas we've ever had. Super thin crispy crust. Very flavorful pomodoro and cheese. Excellent service even though they were slammed.

Thank Dennece K
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere was just ok, right off the street and another main road. The food was good, think cracker thin pizza's, which was exactly what we were looking for. The service was spotty, not attentive at all and despite asking for the bill three times,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here because of the reviews on tripadvisor and weren't disappointed. Great spot if you want that classic thin base pizza. Large draught beer for €5 which is pretty good too. Highly recommend.

Thank Lennie E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I love pizza and have it every week but this is the best pizza we have ever had. It was bursting with flavor. Yum!

Thank Martha B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is located just next to the lake, so location is very good. Other side the location gives surcharge for all the prices and in my opinion the place was pricey. Salads were good quality, tasty and big enough for the hungry but not for...More

1  Thank Brunoiivana
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

If you visit Como and don't try their Pizza, you'd better visit it again! Among hundreds of pizzas this was far away the best I have ever had. Expect a busy buzzy place but worth every minute of waiting.

Thank Abdulsamad A
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We just arrived in Como tonight after a long drive from Siena. We may not give Riva justice as we were exhausted and just wanted a quick dinner. We got a lovely quick dinner of very nice thin crust pizza- porcini mushrooms & mushrooms with...More

Thank Wei C
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic I really good place to eat the pizza is perfect and I ate spaghetti Bolognese that was really really good and the service was excellent great experience

Thank Shlomi R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Fratelli Cairoli 10, 22100, Como, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Como
  • Phone Number: +39 031 264325
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