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Do you want to discover the best restaurants on Lake Como?

Book now the best way to have lunch or dinner for an unforgettable boat experience

Why not try the best restaurants on the shores of Lake Como?

Restaurant du lac

Discover new hidden corners

Lake Como is not only beautiful villas and mountains on the lake.

There are hidden corners where you will find restaurants ready to let you taste delicious food.


Enjoy the best food on Lake Como

Do you want to try fish from Lake Como such as the famous rice dish with perch?

Or do you want to eat the typical traditional dishes? On Lake Como, every restaurant has its own specialty.


restaurant crotto dei paltani dock
Restaurant Aurora

Amaze yourself with a romantic lunch or dinner

The lakeside restaurants are located in some locations with breathtaking views of the lake.

The best way to amaze your loved one is to take her or him to a restaurant on Lake Como: make her or him fall in love with you again.



Discover lake como with us!


The captain will talk with the microphone via the modern boat’s sound system. You will not lose any information

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Discover new romantic restaurants on Lake Como


You will feel like a VIP on our elegant mahogany-finished boat.

USB charge

Our vessel is fully equipped with Mobile chargers for all our passengers.


Our water taxi provides excellent views of the Lake Como from all seats.


We have all the required safety equipment for adults and children.

How to go to restaurants on Lake Como?

Dinner on the lake

The lake of Como is not only Villas or Villages, but there are many restaurant hidden on the shores on the lake.

Why not see the lake from a culinary point of view? Organize a lunch on the Comacina Island, or a romantic dinner admiring the lake.


Discover the restaurant by boat!


Lunch or Dinner 3 hours service

  • 30 minutes of navigation along the cost up to the restaurant
  • 2 hours sotp for lunch or dinner at the restaurant
  • 30 minutes of navigation for your return trip

Lunch or Dinner 4 hours service with prosecco include

  • 1 hour and 30 minutes of navigation along the cost up to the restaurant
  • 2 hours sotp for lunch or dinner at the restaurant
  • 30 minutes of navigation for your return trip
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Suggested restaurants with a dock for mooring and recommended duration of lunch or dinner



    Sala Comacina




    Map central lake

    Grand Hotel Tremezzo
    La Darsena

    Hotel Milano
    Hote du Lac
    Royal Victoria

    Grand Hotel VIlla Serbelloni
    La Punta
    Darsene di Loppia

    Hotel Aurora

    Crotto dei Platani

    La Tirlindana
    Locanda sull’Isola

    La Baia

    How to book your Boat Tour for Lunch or Dinner

    1 - Fill the fileds

    Find out if the day of your excursion is free.
    Write all the correct information, how many people, contact details.
    Choose your restaurant


    2 - Insert the credit card details

    The site is 100% protected and secure with SSL encryption.
    The service is confirmed with a deposit of 100 euros by paypal or credit card.

    3 - Confirmation of reservation

    You will receive an email  when we have confirmation for the restaurant. In the email you will have  all the details of the reservation, telephone to call in case of emergency, advice and map of the meeting point.

    4 - Welcome on Board

    Please arrive 10 minutes earlier on the day of the tour to pay the balance of the tour before departure.
    Take your camera and enjoy the navigation.

    What customers say about us

    Had a wonderful tour of Lake Como with Taxi Boat Varenna. I was staying in Varenna and everything was very convenient and Luca was an excellent tour guide! I would highly recommend Taxi Boat Varenna for anyone visiting lake Como.

    Tom Jacobson

    From Facebook

    We had the wedding this day and after had a trip on taxi boat varenna. I liked it - the boat was clean and the driver was polite - he was making stops where we wanted to make photos

    Brenda C

    From Facebook

    What a wonderful way to see the lake and the beautiful villas. This service is really well organized and professional. Our tour boat operator was excellent. I am so glad we added this to our vacation plans in Lake Como.

    Beth S

    From Facebook

    We just returned from an extended trip to Italy, and a highlight was touring Lake Como with Luca. He was extremely informative and friendly. We would highly recommend using Luca and Taxi Boat Varenna for all your Lake Como tours


    From Tripadvisor



    Collaboration in Varenna


    FAQ about this tour

    The tour departure only from Varenna?

    On private tours we can depart from your hotel or town. We will pick you up at the nearest pier. I will send you the map of the meeting point. For departures outside Varenna there is a surcharge. You will see the price during the booking phase.

    How many people are there on the boat?

    The capacity of the boat is 18 people. To be comfortable on the boat 12 or 14 people.

    Does the price change with the number of people?

    Up to 6 people the price remains unchanged. For each additional person there is a 10% surcharge.

    Can we stop?

    On tours N.1 to N.4, during the booking you can select a stop where you want along the way.
    For tours from 4 hours upwards you can choose where you want to stop and visit a villa for lunch. We can help you organize the tour

    What happens in case of bad weather?

    The Captain retains the right to choose if it’s necessary to cancel/ postpone a service according to the weather forecast and his experience.

    If we cancel the tour because of the weather, you’ll be completely

    Can I bring prosecco or beer on board?

    Certainly, you can bring prosecco or white wine on board. You cannot bring red wine on board.
    You can bring beer. Remember to bring glasses too

    Can I bring my dog on board?

    Of course, you can bring your dog. Please do not let him get on the seats. Don’t bite the captain 🙂

    can we swim in the lake?

    To swim in the lake, you can ask the captain who will find a beach equipped for swimming safely.

    In case of delay, can the boat wait for me?

    For private tours the boat can wait for you. The tour will be modified to respect the time of the reservation

    Do I have to make a reservation or can I just show up?

    No, but we recommended to do it. Reservations are required for guarantying a spot on our tours.

    I am a travel agency can I book for our customers?

    You can contact us via the page reserved for agencies. We will send you all the information necessary to book for your customers

    Buy your seat now!


    Dinner on the lake

    Additional Info

    • Dinner and lunch at the restaurant not included
    • If you finish before lunch or dinner you can take a longer tour on your return.
    • You can choose a restaurant in the center of the lake (Varenna, Bellagio, Tremezzo, Lenno, Menaggio) we will take you to the nearest pier.
    • The tours will be customized according to the chosen restaurant

    What’s included:

    • NEnglish speaking captain
    • NWater bottle included
    • NPick up and drop off from your village/hotel
    • NWiFi internet connection 4G-5G
    • NE-book Lake Como € 20
    • NBrochure with map of lake como

    Online booking advantages

    Quick and easy booking

    Book your tour in a few minutes

    Instant confirmation

    Tickets sent to your email


    Online payment

    100% secure with SSL encryption


    Accessible 24/7

    Our website is open day and night

    Guaranteed prices

    No additional cost

    Without stress

    Your seat is reserved


    100% refund in case of bad weather

    Lunch 3 hours
    € 450

    € 500

    Dinner 3 hours
    € 550

    € 600

    Lunch 4 hours
    € 600

    € 650

    Dinner 4 hours
    € 700

    € 750

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