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“Unexpected surprise ”

Osteria l'Angolo del Silenzio
Ranked #36 of 572 Restaurants in Como
Certificate of Excellence
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Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Description: Closed all day Monday and for lunch on Tuesday.
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

At first glance, we were unimpressed with the frontage of this local Restuarant, but upon entering we were pleasantly surprised by the intimate feel of the dining rooms.

We ordered a delicious, and well priced Brunello to start and marveled at the numerous unique food options. That said, their menu is flanked with tons of fish options, veal, venison and lamb, truffles and octopus name a few, so if your taste buds aren't open to such mature offerings, you may have a rough go at it.

However, they do have homemade pasta and I chose a plate of prosciutto and a caprese salad which was quite filling; while others had the veal piccata and lamb chops. All very delicious and beautifully prepared.

The staff too, are lovely and charming and not only offered suggestions but were very accommodating. So glad we came upon this unassuming restaurant. Reservations help.

Thank Dina H
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is a restaurant with no street presence but a beautiful interior with a lovely garden patio. We knew we were somewhere special when we entered and passed by an order of risotto being stirred inside a whole parmesan cheese. The menu is wonderful and we wanted to have multiple courses so we asked to share each course and there was no resistance to that request. The risotto was magnificent. Everything was superb.
We went to dine a second time because we wanted to have more of the menu. It was a wise decision.

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Thank fromphila
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

A wonderful evening. My lake fish sauteed and delicious. No problem peeling the meat away from the bone. My wife had the perch on the bed of risotto. Fairly crowded with locals and a great time.

Thank Joel A
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Food was good. We were a party of 9 and ordered a variety of dishes and all were good quality.
Service was prompt and courteous.
The dinning place was lit and well decorated. Food was well presented. There is a nice patio that we were not able To experience as it was a rainy day.
Reality much better than the pictures for the setting.
Desserts a bit disappointing, with several choices but not Tiramisu.
A good option overall. I will, however, try other options before returning.

Thank AnBer930
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Went here for a working dinner. Fantastic food & drinks — great seafood (had the octopus, salted shads, and grilled sea bass), and an excellent bottle of wine for 24€.

Thank M1701D
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