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Piccolo Hotel Ristoro Olina

Olina, 40, Orta San Giulio, Italy
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Price range: $46 - $108
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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134 reviews 134 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
184 helpful votes 184 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

We only decided to try this restaurant because of the reviews on Trip Advisor...if we had simply stumbled across it, we may have given it a miss thinking it was more about style over substance and probably too 'trendy' for us...that would have been our loss! While i admit i don't really understand the slightly bizarre decor with garden gnomes,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

We ate here every night, superb food and lovely staff. Generous portions so beware. Cannot recommend enough, We wanted to go somewhere a less but always ended up here.n

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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72 reviews 72 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

Quite a quirky restaurant with gnomes on the tables and bright colours everywhere. The food was great although my wife's fillet steak was enormous and she couldn't finish it. Perhaps they could scale back the size a little to avoid the waste. Otherwise a good restaurant for a meal and not too expensive.

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We were really pleased to find this restaurant which offers a more varied choice of food than some of the restaurants in Orta San Giulio. The meat and fish dishes were of a very high standard and the portions plentiful. On both the occasions when we dined here, we were offered a free course, which, although not needed, we could... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

This restaurant is really fantasic. Amazing food. When you think about the great Italian dinner and really not expansive. This restaurant I will always recommand my friends, please go to Olina. They have a best steaks I have ever eaten and really delicious fish and pasta. Please ask the service to help the menu it looks a little different but... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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51 reviews 51 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The taste of the fun decor may detour "macho" men, but they would be missing out on big taste. VERY unique. Typical Italian done well also meals with a twist. Try the Mozzerella with Sour Cream & Balsamico....WOW..... melts in your mouth. Never have the combination. All starters and pastas are great. Desserts are all homemade and GREAT. Only little... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Ultra modern quirky restaurant. Great welcome with complimentary cocktails & starters. They immediately replaced my pate with a vegetarian option when I declined meat. Unusual objects on the tables & amazing loos. The food was great - as was the service. I wasn't surprised there was a queue waiting for tables when we left.

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Ticino
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35 reviews 35 reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We had lunch here on Whitsunday. I usually avoid to explicitely write reviews about restaurants, because I feel it is quite a daunting task to express and share the sort of subjective soft factors which contributes to meet the individual expectations which go beyond just food quality and service. For Piccolo Ristoro I decided to make an exception. I simply... More

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Newport, United Kingdom
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123 reviews 123 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

The inside decorations are a bit wacky for an old town. Why would you want a garden nome on your table! Full size at that! And the service is a bit slap dash. We had to ask for our wine a few times. But the food was tasty. And plenty of it with extra courses thrown in. And the price... More

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

We were pleasantly surprised by this restaurant as the prices are reasonable and the quality of food was very good and serves were generous. We were given a complimentary drink and appetizer. The food was very well cooked and presented and the staff were friendly and helpful. The wine were very good and well priced. We enjoyed the first night... More

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