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Via Panoramica 16, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
0039 0322 90150
Today
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am

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Visitor rating
  • 25
    Excellent
  • 48
    Very good
  • 27
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 13
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
I like pizza ...

... and here we tested 7 different. They all were very good. If you're a pizza lover, you have sth to chose from. I had calzone and love it. Sevice & rest average.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
ales_njam
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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116 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Ljubljana, Slovenia
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

... and here we tested 7 different. They all were very good. If you're a pizza lover, you have sth to chose from. I had calzone and love it. Sevice & rest average.

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East Hartford, Connecticut
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Very casual, great view of the lake. Good value for the money. Place was recommended by the owner of the apartment we rented and we were not disappointed. Had a yummy gorgonzola pizza and a cutlet Milanese. Definitely would go back.

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Trondheim, Norway
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We arrived at 6 pm, and they would not give us a meny before 7pm. Terrible service, we were 11 people, included 3 children. We asked for plain spagetti for the children, but they answered in an unpleassent way that they only served pizza that night (we were not informed about this before 7:05 pm) after 75 min. We had... More 

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Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We was here with a big familygroup. - very very bad service and food. Worst place in orta. Novody of the staff speak english and they talked behind your back.

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Channel Islands, UK
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We were staying at La Bussola and this place was just opposite so we took advantage of a short step across the road on a rainy night in Orta. We had pizza which was OK. Perfectly edible but not outstanding. Good value for money though as two pizzas and a bottle of wine were just less than €30.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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56 reviews 56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014 via mobile

We needed a family friendly restaurant, i.e. not too fancy, reasonably casual. Just near the entrance to the towns parking garage is just the deal - did I mention that they have a little kids playground? They are also situated just on the right spot to have a great view of the lake and island in front of San Giulio.... More 

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

This restaurant was recommended by a local person and exceeded our expectations. The place was full of italian diners. The service was imeccable. I had chosen the pork and my husband the veal and both dishes were succulent and perfectly seasoned. The chocolate souffle and creme brulee were superb.

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Nottingham, England
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42 reviews 42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Just arrived and had to find the family something to eat quickly. Il Pozzo fitted the bill. It was no the best meal we had that week in Orta but neither was it the most expensive. The pizzas were good but not as good as those to be found in the old town centre. The advantage was that you can... More 

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Checkendon, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
96 reviews 96 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

Turned up and really enjoyed the potato-themed set menu; really great value and some imaginative cooking. Hats off to the Anglo-Italian barman who had huge energy and really created an enjoyable atmosphere in the place. Not haute-cuisine but tasty and well prepared.

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Southern California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

We've been coming here for years. Il Pozzo is located in Orta San Giulio and has a great terrace overlooking Isola San Giulio. The restaurant/pizzeria is simple, but the food is outstanding. I,ve probably eaten at over 150 pizzerias and this is one of the best. Try the "centro sportivo"izza with bufala mozzeralla, fresh tomato and oregano .... deliziosa!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Panoramica 16, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Province of Novara  >  Orta San Giulio
  • Phone Number: 0039 0322 90150
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am

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