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Ristorante Esplanade

Via Lario 3, 25015, Desenzano Del Garda, Italy
+39 030 914 3361
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (17 reviews)
“pata negra” (2 reviews)
“foie gras” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Via Lario 3, 25015, Desenzano Del Garda, Italy
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

We booked on recommendation & our expectations were exceeded. We had "The Little Menu for Two" & every course was both amazing to look at & Taste. The service was perfect , helpful , informative & above all friendly . The decor is beautiful &...More

Thank Dianne W
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Went here for our 25th Wedding Anniversary meal, I surprised my wife by booking a boat pick up and drop off which was a great way to arrive with the sunset. The restaurant itself is beautiful, we sat on the terrace and it was lovely....More

Thank GaryCantelo
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

My husband I went for dinner here at our 5 year wedding anniversary. The restaurant is located beautifully at the shore and the view of lake Garda while sitting having dinner is breathtaking. The food is experimental gourmet and its a bit too experimental for...More

Thank Maria S
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Had lunch for a birthday treat and the food and service were both fantastic. The waiters and sommelier all spoke good English and were very helpful with recommendations. The food is as good as the setting and was worth every penny.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This restaurant is absolutely fabulous. Visited twice on our holiday to Dezenzano and both times the food, staff and ambience was excellent. The setting is magical as is the Sommelier Marzio. You will never be disappointed at this restaurant

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Excellent restaurant , very good menu with catering for all tastes . Service very attentive but not intrusive. Location has to be the best on Lake Garda.

Thank MandIMunich
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Beautifully situated lake side food paradise, offering brilliant dishes, very creative compositions. Take the shrimp tartare, and ravioli with king crab, the pata negra dish and try the saddled sea bass, unique Italian deep water fish. Wine list impressive, good value for money. Staff very...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely vista. We opted for the tasting menu and were suggested 2 bottles of wine to accompany the meal. Were great choices and all the food was great. The owner makes time for his guests and was very welcoming. The only small issue was smoking...More

Thank Paul4222
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

The service here is outstanding. The prices are very high for what you get. That's coming from regular Michelin sat eaters from London! My main meal of turbot (which was my fist ever experience of turbot) was so disappointing. It was so dry and over...More

Thank Chloealderman
Reviewed 8 June 2017

This is "gourmet restaurant done right", plain and simple. The food is excellent, the staff is very professional and friendly. It also comes with an wonderful view of lake garda. Don't miss it.

Thank Robert A
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3 August 2015|
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€100 each for full menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$100 - US$141
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
20:00 - 21:15
12:30 - 13:45
20:00 - 21:45
12:30 - 13:45
20:00 - 21:45
12:30 - 13:45
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20:00 - 21:45
12:30 - 13:45
20:00 - 21:45
12:30 - 13:45
20:00 - 21:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Lario 3, 25015, Desenzano Del Garda, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Brescia  >  Desenzano Del Garda
  • Phone Number: +39 030 914 3361
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We like to think of our restaurant as a warm and elegant place, where you can feel part of our passion for food and wine .. ..to send you to an exciting experience, each time different.
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