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Osteria Sali e Tabacchi

Piazza San Rocco 3 | Frazione Maggiana, 23826 Mandello del Lario, Italy
+39 0341 733715
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good42%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ravioli” (4 reviews)
“budino” (2 reviews)
“local fish” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Piazza San Rocco 3 | Frazione Maggiana, 23826 Mandello del Lario, Italy
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Located in heart of Maggiana village. Full of character romantic restaurant. We eaten two times in this place. The food is fresh and delicious. The ravioli is the best I eaten EVER! Pannacota with red frouts souce is just perfect. Gabriele is wonderful host, that...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Rudy M
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

They have a beautiful little courtyard at the back. Great if you have a group of 4 or 6 or if, like us, you want to find out another couple’s life stories! They serve local cuisine and the manager is very friendly and accommodating. She...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Dashtastic
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

The restaurant was a surprise in terms of quality of the food: you can eat meat food but also fish lake food. The restaurant is welcoming and nice. It is realized in the previous shop of the village selling Salt and Tobaccos (Sali & Tabacchi)...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank O9839WHmassimoc
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Ate here twice when we were walking the Sentiero Di Viandante and had excellent meals. Great ambience and a lovely maitre d to look after us!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank blath
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing experience made of great local food, the wine is insane and the staff are really attentive. Special thanks to Juliana, we stayed at the adorable B & B behind the osteria and she ensured we understood the menu and helped us...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank rachellek22
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Our night started badly, the sat nav on the car directed us up a tiny alley into someone's back yard. Fortunately we managed to find our way to this Osteria. The owner provided a warm welcome and two glasses of Prosecco. From there, the meal...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank AnnaBrendan
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This was one of our stops during or 20th wedding anniversary road trips. Best B&B and amazing food and hospitality! We are a couple homebrewers and looking for the next great tasting craft beer. In the middle of wine country. This place delivered! Our host...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Teqnik10 D
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Delicious food with wonderful owners. We had the best meal of our weeks stay in the Italian lakes at this gorgeous restaurant. We stayed at the b&b which is just as wonderful as the restaurant. Highly recommended food, service and surroundings - all at a...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

During our stay in the B&B next door, run by the same owners, we went for dinner in this lovely Osteria. Normally we don't take 3 courses but this time we couldn't resist due to the quality of the dishes. They where served and prepared...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Loerse
Reviewed 27 June 2016

When wandering around Italy we trust SlowFood guide. We weren't disappointed: quality of food in this small restaurant (30 seats + 4 only outdoor) was excellent: we tasted dishes with fish from the lake both as antipasti, primi piatti and secondi piatti. We were 4...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank franzwalker
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza San Rocco 3 | Frazione Maggiana, 23826 Mandello del Lario, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Mandello del Lario
  • Phone Number: +39 0341 733715
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