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La Rosa dei Venti

Corso Italia, 50, 28838 Stresa, Italy
39 0323 31431
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Ranked #32 of 99 Restaurants in Stresa
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Very good food and service in this restaurant with a terrace away from the busy tourist places. The menu has many dishes but we kept to the basics and ordered from the huge choice of pizza. The real thing! and good prices.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Walking through the town, we came across this crowded restaurant. In we went, and had wonderful food. Reasonable cost, attentive service.

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Portland, Oregon
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124 reviews 124 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Because the food was pretty good (excellent pasta and the best pizza we had in Stresa, by far) and the prices very reasonable, we decided to overlook the abrupt service we received and give them another chance. We got the same waiter and she recognized us as return customers, but she treated us so coldly that we felt our business... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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66 reviews 66 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Stressa has a lot of up market and frankly pretentious restaurants so it was good to find this pleasant local place and we ended up eating there twice. When we returned the second time the waitress recognized as and was really pleased we came back - it was kind of nice that the waitress identified with the place. Everyone was... More

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California City, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

Stresa is beatiful and this restaurant has great food, gracious staff, homemade pasta, grilled veggies, and delicious dessert.

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Brussels, Belgium
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

We ended up there after being refused by a posh restaurant, because it was... too late, at 1 : 15 pm... Moving on. We then walked in the neigboorhood, and there it was, La Rosa dei Venti. We went in, and we felt... in Italy. A lovely lady welcomed us, and indeed took care of my family from the first... More

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Denver, Colorado
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62 reviews 62 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

We ate lunch here after doing the boat tour on the lake. We liked the location and the menu looked appealing. We were surprised at the low prices compared to the portion sizes. Pizza in particular is an excellent value. The food was delicious and the staff were prompt and courteous. We did feel a bit rushed because they were... More

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Rishon Lezion, Israel
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Nice and a very good price. 4 Euro for a Pizza Margherita and few more euros (up to 8 - 9 in total) for the one's with extras. Pizza size is more then adequate for 1 hungry adult. Service was friendly. If you want Pizza with pepperoni (sausage) ask for Diavola. I asked for pepperoni and got pizza with peppers... More

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Madrid
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

The service was great and the food was excellent. Excellent quality-price ratio. Don't miss the opportunity to enjoy this restaurant.

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Northumberland
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106 reviews 106 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

On a main road but still nice to sit out. We had the local fish, Lavarello or Coregone apparently from the lake, with sage and butter which was very nice. Didn't feel like you were necessarily a tourist which always helps.

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