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Ristorante Pizzeria Orient-Express

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Piazzale Stazione, 8, 28838 Stresa, Italy
+39 0323 33188
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  • 11
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Excellent Pizza, fast and attentive service

I popped in to have a pizza as I had arrived early to meet somebody from the train. I was very tempted by their seasonal menu (based on porcini mushrooms) but I did not have time. The service was face, the pizza delicious - cooked in traditional wood fired oven. Very good.

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 4, 2014
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Turin, Italy
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Turin, Italy
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I popped in to have a pizza as I had arrived early to meet somebody from the train. I was very tempted by their seasonal menu (based on porcini mushrooms) but I did not have time. The service was face, the pizza delicious - cooked in traditional wood fired oven. Very good.

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Sheffield
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

If you want excellent pizza at a good price, then this is the place. Service is very fast so don't expect to be there for long. Mostly locals and few tourists - but then it is at the train station. Take aways available. The Calzone was average (hence the very good not excellent) and had luke warm filling.

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Tongeren, Belgium
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100 reviews 100 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Many restaurants in Stresa are only concerned with the feeding of a herd of passing tourists without tastebuds. THIS ONE IS DIFFERENT. We came in the first night and had a sumptuous meal. An excellent antipasto (trio of fish preparations), pappardelle with duck ragu, fresh raviolini filled with sea bass and then there where the secundi…delicious. (€90 with drinks). During... More 

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Southampton
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39 reviews 39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

This unassuming restaurant served up great pizzas (really thin) which were cooked in a proper wood fired oven. Other food was on the menu, but we only had pizza. The tiramissu was nothing to write home about. Don't be put off by it being in the station!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Outside it was unprepossessing, but inside it was an enjoyable experience. Had its own pizza oven, our waitress (Cuban) spoke good English, and it exceeded our expectations. Also good value.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

Overall a nice experience we visited on two occasions,finding the staff very friendly,the food very tasty,but a bit mean with the main, I have had bigger starters.Try the panna cotta for a dessert they are wonderful.

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north devon
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

Remember visiting this restaurant when it first opened and enjoying the pizza. A good few years on it doesn't disappoint. After a couple of mediocre meals elsewhere we went here for lunch and had the best pizza of our stay in Italy followed by a "powerful" limoncello on the house. Thank you.

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Stresa, Italy
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2013 via mobile

Very nice place with fast service,all year open, pizza fresh and tasty. Visiting it several times every month with family and friends.

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Leamington Spa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012 via mobile

Visited this restaurant in July with my parents, it's situated next to the train station and after a day in Milan we thought we'd try it when we got back to Stresa. We were seated immediately and given menus, after a few minutes were asked if we wanted drinks and we also ordered some pizzas. The food arrived so quickly,... More 

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Stresa, Italy
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111 reviews 111 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2012

The restaurant is situated at the railway station. It has excellent pizzas but also a very good set menu for lunch. The food is good, actually very good for the price. This is a restaurant where local people eat.

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  • Address: Piazzale Stazione, 8, 28838 Stresa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Stresa
  • Phone Number: +39 0323 33188

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