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Osteria Borei - Elevated Dining Delights Experience with Breathtaking Views (~5km)

Updated: Aug 11, 2023

Prepare to be enchanted by the culinary delights of Osteria Borei, our favorite "grotto" in the Brissago area. Picture yourself seated at a table, surrounded by the majestic beauty of the mountains, as you savor each bite.


GPS Address: Osteria Borei, Via Ghiridone 77, 6614 Brissago

Phone: 091.793.0195

Schedule:

Lu/Mo/Mo: 10-16

Ma/Di/Tue: 10-16

Me/Mi/Wed: chiuso/closed

Gio/Do/Thu: chiuso/closed

Ve/Fr/Fri: 10-22

Sa/Sa/Sat: 10-22

Do/So/Sun: 10-22


Perched high in the mountains, 5km above Brissago, this hidden gem offers not only a delectable meal but also an awe-inspiring view that will take your breath away.

As connoisseurs of fine cuisine, we are drawn to the Osteria Borei for its mouthwatering specialty: polenta with gorgonzola cheese.


The coarse cornmeal combined with the rich, creamy gorgonzola creates a harmonious symphony of flavours that will tantalize your taste buds and leave you craving more.


But the magic of Osteria Borei extends far beyond its delectable dishes.

The panoramic view from this elevated spot is simply mesmerizing, providing a captivating backdrop to enhance your dining experience.


The attentive and friendly staff at Osteria Borei are dedicated to ensuring your visit is nothing short of extraordinary. Their passion for hospitality shines through as they guide you through the menu, suggesting the perfect pairing to complement your meal and providing impeccable service with a warm smile.

Whether you're seeking a memorable meal with loved ones, a romantic rendezvous, or simply a moment of serenity amidst nature's grandeur, Osteria Borei is the ultimate destination. Prepare to indulge your senses and create cherished memories as you dine on delectable cuisine while basking in the awe-inspiring vista that stretches before you.


Hint: book in advance in order to get good places. Wednesday and Thursday in the summer are closed. Check their website for the latest news.


Drive 5 km on a steep, narrow, with many curves mountain road that goes through castagne forests and with great views over Lake Maggiore. The road is narrow but well maintained.


Start from the blue zone parking (Parking B) near our building.



When embarking on the winding journey to Osteria Borei, it is important to exercise caution and drive safely. However, rest assured that your careful approach will be handsomely rewarded upon your arrival.

As you navigate the twists and turns of the road, keep in mind the breathtaking views that await you at Osteria Borei. The challenging drive heightens the anticipation, preparing you for the magnificent scenery that unfolds before your eyes.


We encourage you to take your time, savouring each moment of the journey while keeping safety as your top priority. The caution you exercise will only enhance the excitement and appreciation for what lies ahead.

Once you arrive at Osteria Borei, the panoramic vistas will greet you with their awe-inspiring beauty. The sweeping landscapes and majestic surroundings provide the perfect backdrop for an unforgettable dining experience.


So, buckle up, drive with care, and allow yourself to be immersed in the wonders that await you at Osteria Borei. The journey may require caution, but the remarkable views and extraordinary culinary delights make it all worthwhile.



You can enjoy amazing large Lago Maggiore views and excellent traditional cuisine.

Scenic Mountain Views from the Tables and Chairs at Osteria Borei




After enjoying a delightful meal at Osteria Borei, embark on a captivating journey up the mountain to the charming village of Cortascio.


Make your way to the breathtaking viewpoint known as Monti di Croce in Cortascio (Monti di Croce/Cortascio, 6614 Brissago). From this vantage point, you will be rewarded with awe-inspiring panoramic views that will leave you in awe.



Driving Map and a little walk to Monti di Croce in Cortascio


Panoramic Views from Monti di Croce in Cortascio


Unwind and Rejuvenate with the Scenic Views from Monti di Croce in Cortascio

Brissago Islands Views from Monti di Croce in Cortascio




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