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Natta Cafe

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Via Natta 16, 22100, Como, Italy
+39 031 269123
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:30
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Sun - Mon 19:30 - 22:30
Mon 12:30 - 14:30
Tue - Sun 12:30 - 15:00
Tue - Sat 19:30 - 23:30
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Kaiserslautern, Germany
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Small but cozy little restaurant. The different bruschetta's were delicious. Also had the lasagna and it was incredible. Good wine selection, very happy with the bottle that was recommended to us. We had our 1.5 yr old daughter with us and they were very accommodating and welcoming to her also. Would visit again and highly recommend!

Thank Kate C
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at Natta cafe based on the trip advisor rating and as we were looking for a nice meal in central Como which was not too expensive. We were very impressed with the food here and my wife said it was the best spaghetti carbonara she ever had and she used to travel to Italy often for work.... More 

Thank Heinz K
Vordingborg, Denmark
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice cafe. Everything was OK. We got our meal quite fast, and it was very tasty. Only one minor thing: the portions could be a little bit bigger. But very good atmosphere. Everyone in the restaurant speaks very good English.

1 Thank Per L
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Imagine two different plates of pasta overcooked. I hope you won't be served too quick as it may mean that orders are maybe not made freshly. The music was good, though!

Thank Alexandre D
Natta_Cafe, Proprietario at Natta Cafe, responded to this review

I will never get tired to explain that "pasta fresca all'uovo" is softer than industrial pasta and it requires half of the industrial pasta cooking time. We serve a kind of pasta plates (the most are creamy) that need a soft pasta to tie better with sauces. "Pasta all'uovo" al dente is just raw pasta. We are here trying to... More 

Perth, Australia
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61 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

A lovely choice which is affordable but at the same times makes you feel like you are dining in a upper class restaurant. To be fair, we had a late lunch and decided to eat a light meal here. The bruschetta was delicious, the pastas were great - lasagna was the best we had. Lots of choice from the menu... More 

1 Thank kateshev
Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Greater with the hospitality you expect from a local Italian cafe, warm, friendly and inviting The menu while basic was delightful and the prices very reasonable, particularly the wines. Indulge

1 Thank Mcarlei
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

A simple little place with great little atmosphere. Very welcoming staff. We kept it simple. Wine and beer. Perfect. Bruschetta and cold plate also great. Pasta special of the day and piadini really hit the spot. Mouth tingling with taste. Reasonable also. I would definitely go back.

Thank Stephen M
Manchester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant in the evening after coming back to Como from Belaggio following a recommendation in the Lonely Planet guide. We have to say we were not disappointed as the pasta we ordered was delicious and quick to arrive to our table. The staff are brilliant, very friendly and welcoming and offered great recommendations when I was torn... More 

Thank Michael T
Memphis, Tennessee
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112 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

This was actually a secondary location due to another restaurant being closed; however, we had the Delizioso (Turkey) Wrap and Mammamia Wrap with a Fromaggai plater which were ALL fantastic! We really enjoyed our whole meal. I write this as we wait for a Chocolate Salami dessert with Cappuccinos! Made for a great light but tasty meal!

Thank Ecriswell7
Lake Como, Italy
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

First time at Natta despite living in Como for over a year. I should have visited earlier! Great service, very well designed and appointed interior. Food was excellent.

Thank ComoJ

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$35
Italian, Wine Bar, European, Brew Pub, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Natta 16, 22100, Como, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Como
  • Phone Number: +39 031 269123
Warm and welcoming Bistrot in the heart of Como, near the Pinacoteca Civica and Piazza San Fedele, perfect for lunch, ideal for dinner with your partner or friends. In a context of the fifteenth century, stone arches, wooden ceiling with exposed beams and a spacious mezzanine, with the famous balcony, create a pleasant and intimate atmosphere, in addition, the kind staff, the daily special and fresh food, will make you happy and want to come back! -Free Wi-Fi -Pets Allowed -High Chair (Children) -AmEx/Mastercard/Visa/Maestro accepted -Jazz, Bossanova, Swing and Blues Music

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?