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Ristorante Montorfano

Viale del Santuario 74 | Sacro Monte, 21100, Varese, Italy
+39 0332 227027
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
22 Oct 2017
“Wonderful balcony.”
20 Jul 2017
“Views are the best bit”
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Italian, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Viale del Santuario 74 | Sacro Monte, 21100, Varese, Italy
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

After a pleasant walkabout through the village what a lovely place to stop for refreshment. the staff were friendly and helpful. The views from the balcony amazing.

Thank Graham C
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We entered the door at 3 pm of a beautiful sunny saturday, a very unfriendly waitress looked at us as if we were the most annoying thing and rudely said there was nothing to eat at that time except desserts. We left the place. The...More

1  Thank GermanoD1
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Spent the day driving round Campo dei Fiori forest area and after the long and winding road up towards the Observatory we decided to drop back down to the parking area at the top of Sacro Monte Way which is just above the 15th Mystery/Coronation...More

Thank nnmercman
Reviewed 27 August 2016

My meal was good, a plate of pasta. The views are amazing, the best views in Sacromonte...it's a must!

Thank Héctor L. S
Reviewed 16 July 2016

The view is breathtaking and the food is amazing. It's just like going to your grandmothers place for lunch.

Thank TaniaProsdocimo
Reviewed 14 June 2016

We enjoyed a simple salad lunch on the terrace here after climbing the Sacro Monte. Friendly and delicious with spectacular views

Thank Walkinggranny
Reviewed 14 June 2016

We went with our friends to this restaurant after visiting the chapel at Sacred Mountain. The view was spectacular and the food was great. You may want to get your Italian friend to get a reservation before you go. They spoke pretty well in English...More

Thank DanandLou2015
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

This was a perfect spot to enjoy a refreshing drink after hiking up the Sacred Mountain of Varese. The outdoor patio offers a breathtaking view and the Italian diners around us were served dishes that looked (and smelled) delicious.

Thank ccbb3306
Reviewed 22 December 2014

As long as the sky is clear, the view the terrace offers is exceptional; snow capped mountains on the left to a sweeping panorama on the right stretching all the way to Milan, some say... I don't understand what the negative reviews are talking about,...More

Thank Pierre D
Reviewed 26 October 2012

Specialty here is mushrooms, so on the 1st night, we shared a salad of fresh mushrooms and cheese with lemon juice and amazing Il Pecorino olive oil. Tagliatelle with hare is good, but pappardelle with wild boar and mushrooms is better. With ½ bottle of...More

1  Thank UESfoodie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$14 - US$56
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale del Santuario 74 | Sacro Monte, 21100, Varese, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Varese  >  Varese
  • Phone Number: +39 0332 227027
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