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La Sacca

Via Sempione Sud 50, 28838, Stresa, Italy
+39 0323 31165
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Aug 18, 2016
“La Sacca”
Oct 1, 2015
“Excellant meal, superb in every way”
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Italian, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Via Sempione Sud 50, 28838, Stresa, Italy
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Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

Had a great meal. I am a truffle fan and they went overboard (see pics). Very friendly staff that even turned up St James Infirmary in the background to compensate for the noise from the road (they should invest in some speakers along the edge...More

1  Thank TBoneStockholm
Reviewed July 26, 2015

Nice table on the terrace with view on the road (very noisy sometimes). The menu is full of special dishes which makes it very difficult to choose. There is a 3 courses menu (€ 40) but they will not tell you which meat or fish...More

Thank TheBelgianBrussels
Reviewed July 15, 2015

Treat yourself to old world charm and new world food. This resto has been in the same family since 1931. The bad news is that the current owner is the last of an era. The good news is that she is going down with all...More

Thank bburnett13
Reviewed July 8, 2015

What a divine meal...from the amuse bouche of fresh fish from the lake and the amazing homemade breads including grissini (breadsticks) with Himalayan salt to the Sicilian tuna tartare with raw red Italian shrimp and caviar....then our main course of fresh turbot cooked in a...More

1  Thank delonestar
Reviewed July 5, 2015

We enjoyed a wonderful dinner at La Sacca while staying 2 nights in Stressa at the Hotel Bristol. The restaurant is about 2 miles south of the Ferry terminal and is not part of what one would consider that central hub of Stressa. That being...More

1  Thank gumdoc45
Reviewed June 28, 2015

Great food and great service, by all means go.....it's food you won't have had before and it's seriously good from the first dish to the last (cassata that was fantastic). Decor not so great but the food and service are so good that you won't...More

1  Thank Frederick M
Reviewed June 26, 2015

This was our first restaurant stop on a 3 week Italian holiday. The restaurant (part of a hotel) is a little way out of Stressa and has good parking. We sat on a covered balcony for lunch. Per other TripAdvisor reviews, the food was excellent....More

Thank David6543
Reviewed June 9, 2015

As with some of the other reviews I was a bit concerned to drive out of Stresa and to this empty restaurant, having booked by email from England. However, despite being the only customers for most of our lunch we were well looked after and...More

Thank j0star
Reviewed May 29, 2015

This was our best meal during 1 week in Italy! This despite also visiting the 2 Michelin star restaurant 'Piccolo Lago'. The service was very attentive and personal. Not pretentious at all. The food was just fantastic both kind of steak were cooked to perfection....More

Thank Hans-Henrik H
Reviewed May 24, 2015

I highly recommend this place. I went here last week for lunch and food was just amazing!! I had the tortellini for my meal and the pasta was so fresh and full of flavour. This combined with the service and the great view of the...More

1  Thank Sonia R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$22 - $67
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Sempione Sud 50, 28838, Stresa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Stresa
  • Phone Number: +39 0323 31165
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Restaurant with lake view
free parking
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