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Cavallino Ristorante Trattoria dei Pescatori

Piazza Martiri della Liberta' 16, 23829 Varenna, Italy
+39 0341 815219
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“white fish” (8 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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Piazza Martiri della Liberta' 16, 23829 Varenna, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Enjoyed dinner at the ferry docks. Service and food was very good. Very short walk from the other places to eat in Varenna. I seem to recall there was no "service" charge.

Thank walnut123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved my experience here. The wait staff were very friendly, one even helping me with my very poor Italian. I thought the food was great. I ordered a meat dish, a side and a dessert. The desserts definitely a highlight which was exactly what...More

Thank Victoria L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate lunch here 3 years ago so had to try it again. We had fried fish from the lake, rocket salad, spaghetti bolognese and the house white wine. All were delicious and just as tasty as our last visit. Excellent service and reasonable prices....More

Thank Steven R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went twice, the first time was due to a mega approaching thunderstorm and this was the closest place nearby with indoor seating! Liked it enough to go back on a finer evening. Good pasta

Thank afcb0k
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were in Varenna in order to visit the Lake Como area, and were staying next door to the restaurant at the Hotel Olivedo. This meant that we had to walk by this restaurant every time we went out, and it did not take long...More

Thank EDWARDL782
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We both ordered a pasta dish and both loved it. Highly recommend this restaurant. It's handily located near the ferry, a quick bite before leaving Varenna.

Thank bookanothahol
Reviewed 6 August 2017

The service was impeccable. The waitress even asked us where we were from and had a cheat sheet with words in our language, which we found very nice. The food was almost good. From our group, one person did not enjoy her dish. She ordered...More

Thank Jacquelina25
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Delighted to find this near the Ferry Terminal Great friendly service The food was beautifully presented and tasted good. A bustling restaurant with plenty of atmosphere.

Thank Dawn C
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We really loved our meal here! The service was very friendly and efficient and the food was delicious. Our children could safely play in the playground just across the road and we could see them from our table. It's a beautiful spot with fabulous views....More

Thank Natasha071
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at Cavallino and were not disappointed. Their homemade, grandmother's recipe for gnocchi was delicious. We also has a caprese salad with creamy mozzarella that was very good. Coupled with the gnocchi, it made for a perfect lunch but it was enough to...More

Thank olddancer55
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$58
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:45
11:00 - 23:45
11:00 - 23:45
11:00 - 23:45
11:00 - 23:45
11:00 - 23:45
11:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Martiri della Liberta' 16, 23829 Varenna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Varenna
  • Phone Number: +39 0341 815219
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