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Il Vicoletto

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Vicolo Del Poncivo,3, 28838, Stresa, Italy
+39 0323 932 102
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Fri - Wed 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 418
    Excellent
  • 202
    Very good
  • 30
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fine Dining

This is a small establishment with attentive service and high production values. Our hotel made the reservation which required that we be flexible about date and time. Many wannabe diners were turned away while we ate.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Storey G
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70 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a small establishment with attentive service and high production values. Our hotel made the reservation which required that we be flexible about date and time. Many wannabe diners were turned away while we ate.

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Thank Storey G
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

In the middle of winter not much is open in Stresa. We were aware of the reviews and thought, hmmmm must book. Well we did, but walk in was not a problem. The food is top class bistro. The wine list is top class bistro. I would suggest the house wines at up to 4 euro a glass represent outstanding... More 

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Thank John P
glasgow
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84 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015

The food and service are amazing. The restaurant is small so you need to book, but it is worth it. Love eating here

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Thank scottyljd
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015 via mobile

We were there for a dinner. Pleasant atmosphere, small restaurant. Only two waiters but the service was very good. The food was delicious. We loved this restaurant.

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Thank Aharon G
Greater London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

Walked to Il Vicoletto for tripadvisor dinner recommendation. Starter was unimaginative cold trio of fish "seafood assorted" was very minced smoked salmon quenelle, anchovies in oil with red yellow peppers, pieces grilled squid - all the type you get from a deli counter. MB did well with his tagliatelle with seafood very tasty. My main was veal which was three... More 

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Thank Travelles2015
Melbourne
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

Great local food with a special touch. Need to book ahead. we were not there during busy period but they were booked out and turned away at least 20 people the night we were there. Well worth a visit.

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Thank NounouDromana
Hong Kong, China
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Great food and service. Remember to book ahead , they are always full. We orders the seafood platter and Ham & melon as started. Both are good, especially the seafood platter, very tastefully done. My husband order the seafood pasta and I have the stuffed cannelloni. both are excellent adn we can't decide which one is better the other one.... More 

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Thank Iris L
Boston
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57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Great food, Piemontese / nouvelle. Friendly service. Surprisingly moderate cost for this quality of food. Great wine list.

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Thank BostonRedSoxNation
new jersey
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87 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

Wonderful time once again, a must do while in Stresa, Reservations are helpful. Haven't missed a trip to Stresa without dinner here in 9 years.

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Thank angiono
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015 via mobile

Great food, beautifully cooked in a very nice corner of Stresa off the main street and away from the busy tourists usual standard type of food. Book in advance to avoid disappointment! I couldn't fault it.👍👍👍👍👍

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Vicolo Del Poncivo,3, 28838, Stresa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Stresa
  • Phone Number: +39 0323 932 102

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?