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Hostaria del Golfo

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
Rooms and apartaments overlooking the lake
US$20 - US$57
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Italian, Mediterranean
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Had one of the few tables on the terrace overlooking the lake- on first floor so views of lake terrific. Main courses were excellent although a bit disappointed with the peach soufflé pudding. Waiters and service excellent throughout . Well worth a visit.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Derek S
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

You wouldn’t expect it to be there but hosteria del golfo offers refreshing “amuses”, fresh seafood, probably the best risotto ever and a great wines menu. Couple this with the view over lago maggiore, its moderate prices, the frindly staff and you will agree that...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 40andreasv
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and very friendly people! Wonderful experience👌. If you visit the Laveno area you must check this authentic little restaurant on the first floor. Also a very romantic balcony with overview of the lake

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Emmanuel H
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Thank you so much for your creative and beautiful food. This was seriously a great experience. Hosts have a great understanding of good quality food and wine.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Anietta18
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Book a table on the terrace. Only a few. Menu is not for pizza lovers or this type. Its true Italian . I am picky and never would have chosen the choices on the menu for first choice but I was more than pleased. Great...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Leveno doesn't offer much restaurants with a typical Italian food style (there are also a lot of tourist traps). This small resaurant (first floor) offers typical Italian food for a reasonable price and a local atmosphere. The restaurant itself is at the first floor and...More

Date of visit: June 2017
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Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Great dinner with excellent service. Waiter explained in different languages the menu. Reasonable priced for the food /wine we consumed. It's a must do when in Laveno.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Sobealex
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Nice place, friendly service (the waiter explained the dishes in both Italian and English), The food choices are interesting and somehow original. The food is delicious and nicely presented. Not cheap but reasonably priced.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Carlo S
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Excellent dinner here. Service was great, the food was delicious and the wine list was extensive and affordable! Really recommend this restaurant if you are staying in Laveno

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Islander005
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Although I am a local, for some reason this was the first time I had a meal at the Hostaria. The place is lovely, the service very friendly, though at first they tried to rush in taking the orders, they take time to explain the...More

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank MelaniaMela
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